The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) is the largest and most widely recognized professional association for facility management. With a membership approximately 18,000 strong, the association’s members are represented in 130 chapters and 18 councils in 67 countries.

Houston offers one of the best local chapters with an active membership of over 400 and monthly educational meetings that give you an opportunity to network with other industry professionals. Whether you join as a corporate member or an associate, a student or a retired member, or as a corporate sustaining member, the IFMA Houston Chapter is sure to offer you increased knowledge, friendship, and personal and professional growth.

Join IFMA to:

  • Broaden your skills and knowledge in all FM-related areas

  • Network with professionals both regionally and globally

  • Get access to IFMA research reports, publications and conferences

  • Participate in chapters and councils, offering both personal and professional growth

By joining IFMA, your company can benefit with:

  • Increased efficiency and productivity in its facility management team

  • Ability to identify strengths and weaknesses through benchmarking studies

  • Reduced liability risks by keeping staff informed of important issues and legislation affecting the workplace

  • Access to state-of-the-art, cost-effective product and service solutions to meet your diverse workplace needs

As an IFMA member, you'll receive:

  • Discounts on seminars, events, online courses and merchandise.

  • Access to IFMAnet, the members-only Internet site, enabling you to network with more than 18,000 members worldwide through the weekly updated Online Membership Directory.

  • Access to JOBnet, IFMA’s online job referral.

  • Educational and networking opportunities through regional chapters and special interest councils.

  • Opportunities to be recognized through IFMA’s Awards of Excellence program.

  • Invitations to premiere facility management events such as IFMA’s World Workplace.

  • Opportunities to participate as an exhibitor, sponsor or speaker at IFMA events.

  • Bimonthly issues of Facility Management Journal, the single best source of information for facility professionals.

  • Monthly editions of IFMA News, brimming with information on what’s happening globally in the IFMA community.

When joining the Houston Chapter, you'll receive:

  • Full access to, which includes the member directory, online event reqistration, Project Spotlights, valuable articles, and more

  • INFORMATION, the monthly Houston Chapter newsletter

  • Valuable networking opportunities with other industry professionals

By joining IFMA, you are eligible to become a member of the Houston Chapter. Houston Chapter dues are added to your IFMA base membership dues during registration. To register, complete the IFMA Membership Application and be sure to select "Houston" under the appropriate section entitled "Chapter Membership".

We look forward to seeing you in the Houston Chapter!