The focus of the Education Group are students and their lecturers, specifically universities and their Facility Management programs. In addition, this group includes members of EuroFM who are not affiliated to universities but who have a strong interest in the educational field and who provide training related to the FM profession.
Through personal relations and organizing exchange & international teamwork the Education Group hopes to inspire students and their lecturers to actively join in networking both through physical and online platforms. Not only for social networking where members can exchange knowledge and receive commentary and input on new ideas. Indeed sharing knowledge, exchanging experiences, helping each other to become part of the FM profession will aid in it’s future development. Education group aiming for a powerful platform where open, transparent and sustainable partnerships are established, based on mutual trust and shared goals.
The role of the Education Group is summarized below:
The intention of the Education Group is to reach young professionals and teach them about the added value of the EuroFM platform. Through student and staff exchange, students see the differences in not only FM knowledge, but also in how to work together. This will not only benefit students, but also EuroFM members who can learn a great deal from the next FM generation. Various initiatives developed within EuroFM provides students access to the FM world through digital stay connected activities, where business, young talents, educators and researchers meet.
There are different types of activities and network opportunities organized during the year:
Current and/or future activities: