30-31 Oct 2019

IMA WORLD

MAINTENANCE

FORUM 2019

Convention Center, Lugano - Switzerland
 

IMA WORLD MAINTENANCE FORUM 2019

INTERNATIONAL MAINTENANCE ASSOCIATION

The International Maintenance Association (IMA) has chosen the 2019 Conference Theme after conducting a survey among a committee of many Subject Matter Experts, Maintenance Specialists, and Academics from different parts of the Globe.

The IMA is a worldwide organization comprising members of 30 countries on five major continents, with members from North America, South America, Africa, Australia, the Middle East, the Far East, and Europe. Members include Researchers, Senior Managers, and Subject Matter Experts operating in the maintenance and asset management industry, as specialists, curriculum developers, and trainers in different fields. The aim of this Body is to enhance Physical Assets Maintenance Management.

INTERNATIONAL MAINTENANCE ASSOCIATION

The International Maintenance Association (IMA) has chosen the 2019 Conference Theme after conducting a survey among a committee of many Subject Matter Experts, Maintenance Specialists, and Academics from different parts of the Globe.

 

The IMA is a worldwide organization comprising members of 30 countries on five major continents, with members from North America, South America, Africa, Australia, the Middle East, the Far East, and Europe. Members include Researchers, Senior Managers, and Subject Matter Experts operating in the maintenance and asset management industry, as specialists, curriculum developers, and trainers in different fields. The aim of this Body is to enhance Physical Assets Maintenance Management.

 

MAINTENANCE EDUCATION & TRAINING 

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MAINTENANCE

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IMA WORLD

MAINTENANCE FORUM 2019

The IMA World Maintenance Forum will be held with our collaborating Partner SUPSI under the theme of

“First Global Meeting of Maintenance Societies / A Worldwide Overview of Current Practice of Maintenance Education & Training”

The International Maintenance Association has chosen the 2019 IMA World Maintenance Forum Conference Theme after conducting a survey among a committee of many Subject Matter Experts, Maintenance Specialists, and Academics from different parts of the Globe.

A specialized COMMITTEE is working on this theme and is preparing a global full study on "Worldwide Overview of Current Practice of Maintenance Education and Training (ME&T)”

The study goal is to identify shortcomings within ME&T and aims at reaching the optimum formula for the focus and improvement of ME&T globally. The outcome will be a guideline at international level to help local and regional organizations / associations plan and strategically develop their Maintenance Education and Training; and thereby to achieve the best value in Budgeting, Maintenance Planning & Scheduling and Maintenance Optimization generally.

The study is being conducted by a co-operative team of International Experts to assess the CURRENT approaches to the Education, Training and Apprenticeships programs for those involved in maintenance activities.

 

REPORT of the study and the findings will be subjected to review and debate by international O&M experts from Maintenance Societies Worldwide during the World Maintenance Forum 2019. Detailed workshops will also be offered during the conference period and these workshops will soon be announced. Language: The conference will be held in English.

ABOUT THE FORUM

The International Maintenance Association's (IMA) Event: "World Maintenance Forum" (WMF) is the leading event in the globe for Maintenance and Operations Best Practices and includes the aspects of Asset and Facility Management related to these domains.

COMMUNICATION

The Conference serves as an biennial gathering connects IMA with other stakeholders from private and public sectors from all over the world.

DISCUSSION

The exchange of professional and scientific experiences will take place with IMA partners from the public and private sector from all over the world.

UPDATE

Presentations and workshops will share up-to-date best practices in Maintenance Engineering and other relevant disciplines.

B2B & B2C

Experiences will be transferred and knowledge enhanced concerning maintenance, and asset and facility management.

EDUCATION & TRAINING

A study will be addressed arising from the worldwide survey on Maintenance Education & Training.

 
 

WHY SHOULD ATTEND

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND?

  1. To Review and debate the initial REPORT of the study and its findings by international O&M experts from many Maintenance Societies worldwide.

  2. Detailed workshops will also be offered during the conference period.

  3. The conference provides participants with a professional platform and a unique opportunity:

  • To Network with an outstanding group of Maintenance Societies, Maintenance Training and Education experts.

  • Improve your systems for Operations Management, Reduce Business Complexity, Optimize Maintenance and Reliability.

  • The conference will be held in a setting in which all participants can share ideas and solve problems.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This conference is a worldwide invitation to Maintenance Organizations, Societies or Institutes.

  • Maintenance Societies

  • Maintenance Training Organizations and Institutes

  • Reliability Organizations and Societies

  • International Maintenance Organizations 

  • Governmental Maintenance Training Institutes 

  • Maintenance Management / Asset Management Colleges

  • Engineering Societies, Syndicates, or Councils 

  • Standardization / Organizations/ Agencies

  • Research

 

OUR PARTNERS

COLLABORATIVE PARTNER

STRATEGIC PARTNER

COLLABORATIVE PARTNER

 

EVENT TOPICS

  • Committee Presentation on: “Global Current Practice of Maintenance Education and Training (ME&T)”

  • International and Regional Maintenance Training Case studies

  • Maintenance Training Best Practice

  • International Maintenance Societies, Representatives, Review and Recommendation

Language: The conference will be held in English.

Registration
30 - 31 Oct 2019

IMA WORLD

MAINTENANCE

FORUM 2019

Convention Center, Lugano - Switzerland
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HOW TO GET THERE

Lugano is extremely easy to reach by means of both public and private transportation. It has a very convenient regional airport with direct connections. Furthermore, the international airport of Milano-Malpensa is located at only 60 km from Lugano and is served by means of a coach service.


Palazzo dei Congressi
Piazza Indipendenza 4
CH-6901   Lugano
Tel. +41 (0)58 866 66 30
Phone +41 (0)58 866 66 39

info@luganoconventions.com

BY PLANE

Lugano-Agno Airport

 

Lugano’s airport, located at Lugano-Agno, 6 km from city centre, guarantees: the possibility of parking and the connection to city centre by shuttle bus a small airport that is capable nonetheless of satisfying all traveller requirements short check-in and boarding operations (20 minutes before departure), daily connections between Ticino and the main Swiss cities of Zurich and Geneva and the Italian capital Rome.

 

Milano-Maplensa International Airport

Lugano is located at only 60 Km from the International airport of Milano-Malpensa. The airport is conveniently served by a shuttle bus service every day.

BY CAR

Lugano is on the international Gothard motorway (Zurich-Chiasso-Milan) that directly connects Northern Europe with the Mediterranean.

 

Before arriving

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Parking

It’s possible to conveniently park your car in the multistorey carpark right in front of the Congress Hall, located under Piazza Castello or in other city carparks all reachable on foot.

 

More informations

www.luganoturismo.ch

BY TRAIN

The FFS, the Swiss National Railway is extremely long and allows you to conveniently reach Lugano from the rest of Switzerland and from other international destinations. From the railway station, the Congress Hall can either be reached on foot (15 min.) or by means of public transportation: the FFS funicular or by line n°2 bus.

 

More information

www.luganoturismo.ch

CONTACT US

 

International Maintenance Association (IMA)

Address:

Via delle scuole 13, 6900 Paradiso , Switzerland

Telephone:

(41) 91 225 87 13

Office Lugano:

info@ima-world.org

Technical Committee Director: 

tcd@ima-world.org

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