Kathy Roper

Knowledge Library

Kathy Roper

Number Of Publications

6 articles

Adapting to Climate Change for Facility Management Professionals

IFMA introduced Adapting to Climate Change for Facility Management Professionals in 2020 to provide specific tools and references for dealing with climate […]

BIM Implementation: PESTEL Drivers & Barriers

Discussion of the popularization of BIM across the FM industry as well as national borders, examining international divergence related to the barriers […]

Industry Exchange Through Student Internships

Results of a survey providing a basic understanding of practices in hiring and managing FM interns, including suggestions from the respondents on […]

Climate Change Fundamentals for Facility Management Professionals

A guide to help you understand and prepare your facilities for the threat of climate change. Curated from multiple scientific studies, this […]

Facility Management Internships: Case Studies from Programs that have Worked

A presentation summary with survey results from FMs concerning their attitudes and practices surrounding internship programs, and document of interviews conducted with […]

IFMA and BIM for Life Cycle Management

An overview of task force directives and outcomes: asses the need for FM BIM strategy by IFMA, identify users, their experiences and […]