Regional Focus Group Session

SMART Facilities Management Solutions Regional Focus Group Session

The Regional Focus Group Session is a dedicated collaboration with Facilities Management related faculties of key Universities in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia to produce a focus group discussion amongst the top graduating batch for the MA/PHD Programme. 

This Focus Group Session provides a platform for post graduates to effectively litmus-test their final papers with key market drivers from the industry in ASEAN before implementation in the industry.

Aside from providing a platform for students, members from the Facilities Management Associations from Myanmar, Vietnam and others from the CLMV region are invited to participate as observers in this focus group as a collocated activity with the SMART Facilities Management Solutions Expo.

Highlights from the inaugural staging:

Call For Papers

We are pleased to invite you to submit your research article and/or dissertation for entry to the second edition of the SMART Facilities Management Solutions Regional Focus Group Session 2017. Prospective authors are invited to submit full (original) research papers; which are NOT submitted or published or under consideration anywhere in other conferences or journals; in electronic format via email to

Theme: Future Opportunities and Challenges for One Belt, One Road (OBOR) Initiative in South-East Asia

Requirements :

The content should include (minimum requirements): Background, issues / problems statement, objectives, methodology, data analysis, findings and contribution to the Facilities Management industry.

The content should be 

  • between 1,000 to 3,000 words not exceeding 3,000 words 
  • Font Type:  Times New Roman
  • Font Size: 12
  • Format: Double Spacing Form

Fee: USD100

Submission Deadline: 31st May 2017