5 March 2019 Seminars

09:50 - 10:05

Safety Advice when Visiting Clients

09:55 - 12:30

Creating Employee Centred and Effective Workplaces – Hosted by SCSI & iwfm

10:00 - 10:25

Creating Next Generation Collaborative Work Environments

This session will examine the trends that are driving the explosive growth of collaborative work spaces and share practical approach for building a winning case

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10:15 - 10:30

Electrical Energy Efficiency for Businesses

10:15 - 12:00

Health & Safety Hosted By IOSH East Ireland Branch

The EU-OSHA 2018-19 European Workplace Campaign " Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances". IOSH supports this campaign, as it shares common ground with IOSH’s award-winning, global "No Time to Lose" drive to tackle occupational cancer and this year IOSH are focused on asbestos.

Whether it is exposure to asbestos, paints, solvents, cleaning detergents or other substances resulting from the maintenance and/or cleaning of a facility, facility managers need to be aware of how chemicals and other potentially dangerous substances are stored, labelled, used and disposed of so as prevent harm to themselves and others.

10:15 - 10:45

Managing Chemicals Safely

10:25 - 16:00

Fire Safety Theatre – Hosted by the ASFP

The Report of the Fire Safety Task Force, published by the National Directorate for Fire & Emergency Management (NDFEM) in May 2018, details current and future strategy for fire safety management during construction and for the life cycle of buildings in Ireland. The aim is to build on the change of culture, within the construction industry, brought about by the implementation of the new Building Control (Amendment) Regulations (BCAR) in 2014. Management and maintenance of modern buildings requires an understanding of fire strategy and the function of installed fire safety systems.

  • Who is responsible for fire safety in buildings – What do they need to know?
  • What qualifications are required to manage fire safety?
  • How can property owners & managers demonstrate fire safety management competence?
10:25 - 10:50

The benefits of Good Indoor Air Quality in the Workplace

10:30 - 11:00

Changing Culture in Fire Safe Construction

10:40 - 10:55

Firestopping and Compartmentation Systems

10:45 - 11:15

Managing Asbestos Safely

10:50 - 11:15

How the workplace can reach tangible rewards through employee engagement and connectivity

11:00 - 11:40

The Fire Safety Task Force Report & Its Implementation

11:15 - 11:45

Know your risks – PPE Selection and Dangerous Substances

11:15 - 11:40

Lone/Remote Working – The rapid evolution of Smart Working and the impact to Facilities Management – is your business ready?

11:30 - 11:45

Fire / Health & safety Training – Apex Fire Limited

11:40 - 12:20

Fire Strategy Design, Implementation & Management

11:40 - 12:30

Panel Discussion – Creating Employee Centred and Effective Workplaces

11:45 - 12:00

Q & A

11:55 - 12:10

The New Size of Clean – Killis Ireland





12:10 - 12:40

Legionella in Your Building: Awareness, Responsibilities & Compliance

Providing an awareness of legionella to organisations, landlords, designers, suppliers,manufacturers & installers of their legal responsibilities.

Key Areas addressed:

  1. Legionnaires’ Disease – What is it?
  2. How can it affect my premises / buildings?
  3. Achieving compliance in your organisation – are you at risk?
  4. Controlling the Risk – As an employer what must I do?

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Understanding legionella and where it comes from.
  2. Legal requirements regarding legionella.
  3. Assessing the risk from legionella.
  4. Implementing a control regime to minimise risk.
12:20 - 12:35

LED Lighting in the Cleanroom and Controlled Environments

12:20 - 12:50

The Rights & Wrongs of Fire Stopping with Practical Demonstrations & Videos


12:30 - 14:00

Exhibition Viewing

12:40 - 14:00

Exhibition Viewing

12:45 - 13:00

Sustainable washroom solutions for the FM sector

12:50 - 13:00

Panel & Group Discussion

Panellists TBA

13:00 - 13:30

Practical Demonstrations on Correct Installation of Fire Stopping on ASFP Stand F10

13:10 - 13:25

Environment Monitoring To Protect Your Facility

13:30 - 14:00

Exhibition Viewing

13:40 - 13:55

The New Age of Workstation Assessments

13:55 - 15:00


13:55 - 16:00

Security Conference – Hosted By: Irish Security Industry Association (ISIA)

14:00 - 14:50

Creating a Cable Pathway Through a Building

14:00 - 14:25

Fire and or Escape doors, minimum performance standards and legal obligations.

To understand the basic six door types, ensuring compliant and legal hardware specifications to ensure Fire and Escape door compliance.  To explore the meanings of the ‘CPR’ Constructions Product Regulations and the supplier / specifiers obligations to supply ‘CE’ marked products, noting that ‘CE’ marking itself is flawed legislation because you MUST have the correct ‘CE’ marks as defined by the door type and all too often products are supplied and fitted because they have a ‘CE’ mark, but fitting a product with an irrelevant ‘CE’ is equally as bad as ignoring the requirement in the first place.

14:00 - 14:30

I-SEM Irelands Electricity Market – Energy Trading for Large Energy Users.

14:05 - 14:35

Why And Where to Choose Wireless fire detection Systems

14:25 - 14:50

The Risks associated with Subcontracting Security Services

14:30 - 15:00

Mitigating Business Risk through Energy Efficiency

Key take away and learning outcomes:

  • Benefits of analysing energy consumption as a single ecosystem
  • Achieve energy savings of 40%
  • Energy savings are contractually guaranteed
  • No technical risk for the client
14:40 - 15:00

Dealing with rising volumes of packages and parcels

14:50 - 15:15

Managing Data Disarray with Cloud and Apps

  • Overview of the history of Communications, Cloud Computing and Analytics, 90’s to date.
  • Outline the challenges of using existing siloed data to manage risk.
  • How technology can help bring data together in the Cloud.
  • Using Cloud technology and Apps to manage risk.

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14:50 - 15:30

No Time for Down Time

“What is the potential impact of Fire on business continuity and how can gaseous fire suppression agents help mitigate the risks as part of your fire strategy?”

15:00 - 15:30

Energy Paper TBA

Speaker TBC

15:05 - 15:20

Lifting Specialist

15:15 - 15:40

Why Irish FM Companies are improving their Mobile Device Security

15:25 - 15:40

Creating a Safe Forklift Environment – Innovations and Advancements in Forklift Safety Measures

15:30 - 16:00

Maintenance Paper TBA

Speaker TBC

15:30 - 16:00

Why Can’t We Escape From Buildings Using Light From Our Phones

Correctly Specified and installed emergency lighting can save lives and avoid prosecution in am emergency evacuation.

Key areas addressed:

  1. Why is emergency lighting required, legal obligations & legal penalties
  2. How is EL installation policed, standard installations
  3. Emergency Lighting Sign off. Cost effective EL installation and maintenance
  4. Future developments of EL equipment and standards. Recommendations.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Why EL must be installed and premises in which it is required
  2. Installation requirements
  3. Cost Effective installation and maintenance
  4. Future developments in equipment and installations
15:40 - 16:00


15:45 - 16:00

Connected Reliability for FM

16:00 - 17:00

Exhibition Viewing

16:10 - 16:25

How to stop a chemical Injury in 60 seconds

17:00 - 18:30

Networking Reception