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FMES 2023

FMES 2023

The Singapore International Facility Management Association (SIFMA) is the Trade Association & Chamber (TAC) representing the Facilities Management (FM) under the Built Environment Industry Transformation Map (BE ITM), is the advocate for the FM sector and aim to raise professionalism, promote technology adoption, and develop FM as a rewarding, fulfilling and recognised profession.

The Facilities Management Expert Summit has become an annual flagship event, gathering industry leaders, professionals, and experts from around the world to discuss and share the latest advancements and insights in the field of facilities management. With our 3rd year approaching, we are determined to elevate the conference to new heights. We are glad to have Assoc Prof Dr Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Minister of State for Ministry of Home Affairs & Ministry of National Development, as the Guest of Honor for FMES 2023. 

With this year's theme, "Facilities Management 5.0," we will launch the Phase 2 Certified Facilities Management Expert (CFME) accreditation scheme, and other industry initiatives. In addition, the SIFMA FMES Sectoral Awards will recognize organizations and individuals who have excelled in their respective fields. You will learn how SIFMA, its members, industry partners, and the government are working towards harnesses innovative technology, sustainability, and user-centric design to optimize facility performance, reduce costs, and create adaptable, environmentally friendly spaces that meet the needs of today's rapidly evolving world.


The FMES 2023 which will take place on 4th December 2023 at Grand Copthorne Waterfront in the Grand Ballroom.


Dress Code : Jacket without Tie


For Registration of Promo Codes to exchange for Conference or Gala Tickets, please follow this link.


4th Dec 2023 FMES Conference Program




Registration starts

(All Guests to be seated by 8.55am)

9:00 am

Arrival of GOH

9:05 am

Welcome Address by SIFMA President

Opening Speech by Guest of Honour

Launching of FM 5.0

Presentation of Book Prizes

9:30 am

KEYNOTE: "FM X.0 – AI Possibilities in FM"

Speaker: Mr. Tony Khoo

Chief Executive Officer, EM Services Immediate Past President, SIFMA

9:45 am

Coffee Break

FM 5.0 – @Smart FM Implementation @Technology Innovation

10:15 am

“Data Driven Building Performance with IoT”

Presenter: Mr. Jonathan Tan

Managing Director, UnaBiz Pte Ltd

10:30 am

"Unified Workflow Automation: Technology Integration for FM Companies"

Presenter: Mr. Jospeh Tey

Managing Director, Willowmore Pte Ltd

10:45 am

"Facilities Management Integration and Optimisation Engine through an all-inone SIMPPLE Ecosystem solution "

Presenter: Mr. Alexus Goh

Head of Corporate Development, Partnerships and Government Relations SIMPPLE Ltd

11:00 am

"Impact of Smart Lighting on Sustainable Facility Management"

Presenter: Mr. Christopher Lee

Chief Executive Officer, esave APAC/iSense Global

11:15 am

"Flipping the Green Switch"

Presenter: Mr. Darren Lim

Commercial Leader, Signify Singapore Pte Ltd

11:30 am

"Revolutionising Facilities Management through Electric Mobility and Digitalisation"

Presenter: Mr. Fuji Foo

Chief Executive Officer, EVCo

11:45 am




FM 5.0 – @Manpower Development @Sustainable Procurement

@Design for Maintainability

1:30 pm

" Don’t Play Play – Learnings from CBRE PLAY" Presenters:

Mr. Phua Honghao

Senior Manager, Health Promotion Board

Mr.. Carl Chwa

Property Executive, CBRE

1:50 pm

"Secrets of A Healthy Facility Manager – Live Well Work Well"

Presenter: Mr. Alex Lam (MRAIC, IFMA Fellow)

Chief Design Officer, Aviemore Stirling Inc., Toronto Canada

2:10 pm

"Driving Excellence in the Facilities Management Industry through Strategic Partnerships"

Presenter: Ms. Dong WenJuan

Manager, People & Organisation Division, Government Technology Agency

2:30 pm

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” – Contemplating an Old Adage in an IT Age

Presenter: Prof Lam Khee Poh (PhD, Architect (UK), FRIBA, FIBPSA)

Provost’s Chair Professor of Architecture and the Built Environment College of

Design and Engineering, National University of Singapore


"Energy Performance Evaluation in Buildings" Presenter: Mr. Sam Lam

Principal R&D Engineer, Environmental and Water Technologies Centre of Innovation, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

"Internet of Things (IoT) for Productivity and

Business Decision in Facilities Management

Presenter: Dr Lee Teck Kheng

Director, Technology Development Centre, Institute of Technical Education

"Operational Effectiveness, Occupant Well-Being, and Environmental

Stewardship in Buildings"

Presenter: Mr. Efren Balajadia

Head, Integrative Built Environment Centre, Temasek Polytechnic

Panel Discussion


Dr Reuben Bakker, Senior Assistant Director, A*Star


Mr. Sam Lam, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Dr Lee Teck Kheng, Director, Technology Development Centre, Institute of Technical Education

Mr Efren Balajadia, Head, Integrative Built Environment Centre, Temasek Polytechnic




"Certified FM Expert - Tips for an Easier Accreditation Journey" Presenter: Ms. Joanne Koh

Chair, Professional Development Committee, SIFMA


Coffee Break


End of Conference




4th Dec 2023 FMES Gala Dinner Programme




Arrival of Guest and Registration


Arrival of GOH Mr Tan Kiat How - Cocktail Reception


MOU Signing

SIFMA - Automation SG



CFME Tier 1 and Tier 2 Recognition


GOH Entrance into the ballroom


SIFMA President’s Opening Speech


Awards Presentation by GOH

Most Impactful Award

Best Certified Facilities Mgmt Company (CFMC)

Best Certified Facilities Mgmt Expert (CFME)

Strategic Alliance Member (Platinum) Certificate Presentation

Presentation of CFMC Gold-plus Certificate

Individual Award Winners


Dinner & Networking

Entertainment 1st Set


Awards Presentation by President

Corporate Categories

Vice President Speech for Corporate Awards


Dinner & Networking

Entertainment 2nd Set


Tokens of Appreciation to Sponsors by Organising Chair


Dinner ends





18th Nov 2023

We are pleased to announce the winners of the FMES 2023 Awards. A BIG CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL AWARD WINNERS!

These prestigious awards serves as a testament to the exceptional efforts and achievements of individuals and companies who have made a significant impact to the FM Industry.

We cordially invite all the winning companies and individuals to receive their awards at the upcoming FMES 2023 Event on 4th Dec 2023 at Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel.


Award Name

Award Winners




Outstanding FM Service Provider

(Residential and Township) Award Winner

Fonda Global Engineering


Outstanding FM Service Provider

(Residential and Township) Award Merit

Cushman & Wakefield



Outstanding FM Service Provider (Open) Award Winner

Fonda Global Engineering


Outstanding FM Service Provider (Open) Award Merit

Kim Yew Integrated



Education and Training (Large Enterprise) Award Winner

Fonda Global Engineering


Education and Training (Large Enterprise) Award Merit

ISS Facility Services


Education and Training (Small Enterprise) Award Winner

                         TS Group



Smart FM (Large Enterprise) Award Winner



Smart FM (Large Enterprise) Award Merit

Fonda Global Engineering


Smart FM (Small Enterprise) Award Winner

Kim Yew Integrated



Sustainability (Large Enterprise) Award Winner

Cushman & Wakefield


Sustainability (Large Enterprise) Award Merit



Sustainability (Small Enterprise) Award Winner

Exceltec Property Mgmt


Sustainability (Small Enterprise) Award Merit

Kim Yew Integrated




FM Visionary of the Year Award Winner

Roy Chiang Hock Tew

CBM Pte Ltd





Promising Talent of the Year Award Winner

Lee Hwan Khim

Indeco Engineers





Young FM of the Year Award Winner

Anthony Ngo

EM Services



Young FM of the Year Award Merit

Kelvin Lim

CPG Facilities Mgmt



Young FM of the Year Award Merit

Samuel Chu

Indeco Engineers



FM of the Year Award Winner

Low Jee Keik

ISS M&E Pte Ltd





Download Event Materials

FMES 2023

2023-12-04 to 2023-12-04
Grand Copthorne Waterfront