Atlanta, GA – October 24, 2014 – CBRE Global Corporate Services (GCS) held its fourth annual S.E.E.S Conference last week in Atlanta, GA. The conference, named for the four major service categories of Integrated Facilities Management (Sourcing, Engineering, Energy and Sustainability), highlighted new ideas and innovations in global workplace operations.
More than 600 facilities experts from around the world attended the three-day event, which spanned topics including the next generation of technology for mission critical engineers of data centers, energy efficiencies gained via data analytics, and workplace environment changes impact on corporations’ employee recruitment and retention efforts.
“Our facilities conference was an excellent forum to promote continual innovation within the facilities management industry,” said Bill Concannon, CEO of CBRE Global Corporate Services. “Each of the 45 breakout sessions sparked conversations and generated new ideas on delivering world class facilities services within the modern workplace.”
CBRE manages more than 3.5 billion square feet of facilities and $32 billion in operating expenses globally on behalf of its clients. The firm has added nearly 300 million sq. ft. of new facilities management business in the past 24 months. CBRE employs more than 15,000 professionals who specialize in facilities management service provision.
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