ERIC Number: EJ554086
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
The Future of Facilities Management.
Daigneau, William A.
Facilities Manager, v13 n5 p16-20 Sep-Oct 1997
Reports on a conference of college facility managers at which facilities professionals identified forces affecting the profession's future in five areas (information technology, resource scarcity, societal changes, government role in education, environmental deterioration) and six important roles for the manager (operational efficiency expert, strategist, industry partner, asset manager, information technologist, executive). (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, Administrator Role, Campus Planning, College Planning, Educational Change, Educational Trends, Efficiency, Environmental Influences, Facilities Management, Facility Planning, Futures (of Society), Government Role, Higher Education, Information Technology, Program Administration, Resource Allocation, School Business Relationship, Social Change, Strategic Planning, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "The Campus of the Future: New Grounds for Learning."