• Wheelsets: More for Less

    Tue, 20 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMTTue, 20 Mar 2018 17:00:00 GMT

    Wheelsets: More for Less


    As wheelsets are one of the most expensive consumables for the rail industry, it is vital that they are carefully and efficiently maintained. Learn from a variety of mainline railway, metro and light rail speakers as well as major suppliers about wheelset design and management. Hear from pioneers of new inspection technologies to ensure you are using the most efficient equipment for maintenance of your assets. Take the opportunity to network and share best practice with wheelsets experts from researchers to maintenance engineers from rail operators, rolling stock operators and technology suppliers.

  • Webinar: State of the Standard

    Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:00:00 GMTTue, 20 Mar 2018 17:50:00 GMT

    ISO TC251 Committee Chair Rhys Davies provides an update on ISO 55000 standards activities during 2017 and early 2018. A new version of ISO 55002 is on the table as well as progress on technical papers addressing Finance, Risk, and Management Systems.  The standard continues to be widely translated and adopted throughout the world.  The Committee maintains a webpage with current information at:  https://committee.iso.org/home/tc251

    Please register for this event using the GoToWebinar Registration URL to receive login access to the webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5570152682628804610
    Webinar ID: 753-384-355
    13:00-13:50 EDT (17:00-17:50 UTC)

    We will be using GoToWebinar. You can join our session by using a Mac, PC or a mobile device.

  • IAM UK: Midlands Branch presents HS2 Strategy for Asset Management

    Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:30:00 GMTThu, 22 Mar 2018 19:30:00 GMT

    The University of Birmingham, Mechanical and Civil Engineering Building, Room G34, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

    Refreshments available from 17.30.

    18:00 Welcome and Introductions to the IAM Midlands Branch (Sam Beamish, IAM Midlands Branch Chair)

    18:10 HS2 Asset Information System (AIMS). What is it? (Douglas Young, Asset Information Manager, HS2)

    18:40 Balfour Beatty Vinci BIM Strategy to deliver MWCC (Harry Parnell, Head of BIM N1/N2 Balfour Beatty Vinci)

    19.10 Questions and Answers (Harry Parnell, Head of BIM N1/N2 Balfour Beatty Vinci / Douglas Young, Asset Information Manager, HS2)

  • Infrastructure Asset Management Exchange

    Mon, 26 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMTTue, 27 Mar 2018 16:00:00 GMT

    The Infrastructure Asset Management Exchange is an exclusive, invitation-only event that brings together 60 – 70 senior leaders responsible for the acquisition, operation and care of physical assets across Europe. Thought-provoking presentations from industry leaders, compelling roundtable discussions, in-depth think tanks and other interactive sessions facilitate the dissemination of knowledge, ideas and best practices and allow executives to benchmark their current strategies and initiatives.

    You can download the agenda here: http://bit.ly/2FqbINx. The carefully crafted agenda enables you to gain access to some pioneering thought leadership, while forging long-lasting business partnerships that will help you to devise, implement and monitor your asset management initiatives. Qualifying members of the institute receive a discount of 25% to attend – get in touch with exchangeinfo@iqpc.com to find out more.

  • NxtGen - The Importance of Strategy & Planning

    Tue, 10 Apr 2018 21:30:00 GMTTue, 10 Apr 2018 23:30:00 GMT

    Please join us for our next event in New York City - 17:30-19:30 EDT (22:00-00:30 UTC) .

    We will have a roundtable discussion with invited guests from the public and private sector to talk about their experience on Asset Management Strategy & Planning.

    Please note that this is a NxtGen event. As an Affiliate, Associate, or Student member, you can join the IAM NxtGen initiative for free. NxtGen provides opportunities for new asset management professionals to learn, share and network. 

  • IAM UK: Scotland Branch Event

    Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:30:00 GMTTue, 17 Apr 2018 19:00:00 GMT

    Digital Asset Management at Scottish Water/Asset Management & Drone Surveying  

    Central Scotland location (Venue to be confirmed)


  • Webinar: Aligning Asset Management and Finance

    Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:00:00 GMTTue, 17 Apr 2018 17:50:00 GMT

    ISO TC Committee Members Peter Way from Australia and Ryen Tarbet from the US discuss the newly revised ISO TC 251 Technical Paper on “Improving Alignment between Technical and Financial Management within Organizations.” Peter is the former Director of the Institute of Public Works Engineering Australia, which publishes the well-recognized International Infrastructure Management Manual (IIMM). Ryen is an expert on municipal finance and asset management and the Head of the US Delegation to ISO TC251.  This paper can be downloaded for free from:  https://committee.iso.org/files/live/sites/tc251/files/stories/ISO%20TC251%20WG5%20IATFMO%20April%202017%20Rev3%20EN.pdf

    Please register for this event at the GoToWebinar Registration URL below to receive login access to the webinar:

    Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6194188203554739202
    Webinar ID: 583-854-267
    Time: 13:00 - 13:50 Eastern US (18:00 - 18:50 UTC)

    We will be using GoToWebinar. You can join our session by using a Mac, PC or a mobile device.

  • Essential Management Skills 2018

    Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMTFri, 20 Apr 2018 16:00:00 GMT

    IMechE: Essential Management Skills 2018
    Coventry, UK


    Engineering managers need to offer more than just technical excellence. This three-day conference will equip today’s engineers with the essential management skills required for success within line and project management roles. Attend this event to improve your ability to manage yourself, projects and teams. You can also take the opportunity to gain a Level 3 Award in First Line Management, awarded by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

  • NxtGenPlus - Manchester Airport Onsite Insight

    Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:30:00 GMTThu, 26 Apr 2018 17:30:00 GMT

    Onsite Insight - exclusive to NxtGenPlus members.

    A unique opportunity for NxtGenPlus members to go airside at Manchester airport to gain an understanding of the techniques used to manage airfield lighting. Following the airfield visit, Asset Management staff at Manchester Airport will give a talk on some of the wider challenges of managing assets in the context of an international airport. 

    This promises to be an extremely interesting and insightful event, but spaces are limited to 10 attendees, so book your place as soon as possible to avoid disappointment!

    Please note that this is a NxtGenPlus event. As an Associate, or Student member, you can join the IAM NxtGenPlus initiative for free. NxtGenPlus provides opportunities for new asset management professionals to learn, share and network. 

  • IAM UK: Eastern Branch Meeting

    Thu, 26 Apr 2018 17:00:00 GMTThu, 26 Apr 2018 19:00:00 GMT

    Business Suite, Ground Floor, Mott Macdonald, 22 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2JD

    Mott Macdonald are delighted to be hosting this session of the IAM Eastern Branch.

    The session will cover the topic of asset management challenges in the nuclear decommissoning sector. We are lucky to have two speakers from the organisation responsible for decommisioning the Magnox fleet of nuclear power stations, two of which are in the East of England. At the session you will learn about the unique challenges being faced at these sites and the solutions that have been adopted. If you are faced with managing ageing assets that are requiresd to do more and more, then this is an opportunity to learn how others are solving the problems.

    Refreshments will be available from 6pm for a 6:30pm start

    IAM members and non-members welcome.

  • Asset Management Ecosystem Conference

    Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMTWed, 02 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT

    The Asset Management Ecosystem (AME) programme focuses on people, culture, process, methodology, strategy and the business case for a strategic approach to asset management. Featuring talks from many industries, SMEs, and thought-leaders about selecting, planning, acquiring, operating, maintaining and renewing/disposing of assets as a holistic program, rather than an isolated silo, it’s geared for all asset stakeholders, including the c-suite, finance, procurement, HR, operations, engineering, maintenance, reliability, and IT.

    The AME is designed to give senior management insight to the best pathway to ensuring that they are making the best decisions possible to maximize the value of their assets. It also gives the managerial and tactical teams the communication tools to build their AM business plans to align with the organization's business objectives. 

    IAM members qualify for a 15% discount - contact Office@theIAM.org to receive your discount code.

    Schedule of events can be found at http://amecosystem.com/

  • Webinar: Asset Management vs Management of Assets

    Tue, 22 May 2018 17:00:00 GMTTue, 22 May 2018 17:50:00 GMT

    IAM CEO David McKeown and ISO TC Committee Member and Netherland Chapter leader Hjalmar Boon discuss the ISO TC251 Technical Paper on “Managing Assets in an Asset Management Context.”  This paper has provided an important and often used framework for contemporary discussions of asset management.  It provides a great introduction to those new to the field as well as experienced asset managers.

    Please register for this event  at the GoToWebinar Registration URL to receive login access to the webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5131385971644404481

    Webinar ID: 450-243-427
    Time: 13:00 - 13h50 Eastern US (18:00 - 18:50 UTC)

    We will be using GoToWebinar. You can join our session by using a Mac, PC or a mobile device.

  • IAM Annual Conference 2018

    Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTWed, 27 Jun 2018 16:00:00 GMT

    The IAM's flagship event, the Annual Conference 2018 will take place on Monday 25th, Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th June 2018 in Birmingham, UK.

    The conference will focus on asset management in the context of Growth, Innovation & Transformation, and Resilience. Running across the three days will be an array of work streams designed to engage all members of the asset management community. The programme will be packed with technical content in the form of plenary presentations, workshops and interactive panel sessions.

    Early Bird booking rates and members' discount available.

    For full details please visit https://theiam.org/AnnConf18

  • NxtGen Veolia Energy Recovery Facility Tour

    Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:00:00 GMTThu, 15 Mar 2018 16:00:00 GMT

    IAM NxtGen Onsite Insight

    A presentation on the work done at Stafford ERF and a tour of the facility, followed by the opportunity to ask questions to a member of maintenance staff. 

    Please note that this is a NxtGen event. As an Affiliate, Associate, or Student member, you can join the IAM NxtGen initiative for free. NxtGen provides opportunities for new asset management professionals to learn, share and network. 

  • The Asset Management Journey

    Tue, 06 Mar 2018 15:00:00 GMTTue, 06 Mar 2018 17:00:00 GMT

    USA Chapter - Seattle Branch Meeting
    Where are you in the asset management journey?

  • Reliability of Systems and Equipment Operated in Harsh Environments

    Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMTTue, 06 Mar 2018 17:00:00 GMT

    IMechE: Reliability of Systems and Equipment Operated in Harsh Environments


    Gain key insights into how a range of industries including wind power, nuclear power, aerospace, defence and oil and gas address challenges and avoid failures. Take advantage of unique lessons learnt on how to design, operate, manage and maintain your assets in extreme conditions for efficiency and effective service. Address key areas of concern around reliability in harsh conditions with your peers and industry thought leaders.

  • NxtGen Panel Discussion - The Impact of Brexit on UK Infrastructure

    Thu, 01 Mar 2018 18:00:00 GMTThu, 01 Mar 2018 20:00:00 GMT

    POSTPONED due to weather 

    Join us for a very exciting NxtGen panel discussion on 1st March (Thursday) 6:30PM – 8:00PM

    We have gathered a group of expert panelists who have been deeply involved in the process, it promises to be very exciting! 

    Panellists include:

    Richard Edwards, AMCL and & past IAM President
    Karen Thompson (Head of Direct Procurement at Anglian Water)
    Mark Kaney (Director of Asset Management at Sweco)
    Sue Kershaw (Managing Director of Major Project Advisory at KPMG UK’)
    Ross Thompson (Regulatory Performance Manager at UK Power Networks)

  • Bulk Handling for Large Infrastructure Projects

    Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMTWed, 28 Feb 2018 17:00:00 GMT

    IMeche: Bulk Handling for Large Infrastructure Projects

    28 February 2018, London, UK


    With the UK government planning on investing £300 billion into infrastructure projects by 2020/21, bulk materials handling will be increasingly in demand in the next three years. Bulk Handling in Large Infrastructure Projects is the only event specifically focused on best practice in bulk management. Attend the event to hear how challenges have been managed by experts on major infrastructure projects, as well as plans for future projects. Hear about the latest technologies and techniques to reduce cost and energy usage in your planned projects.

  • Rail Asset Management Summit

    Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMTWed, 28 Feb 2018 17:00:00 GMT

    The Rail Asset Management Summit will include one of the IAM's senior figures as keynote speakers, Julian Schwarzenbach.

    Each year, Rail Media organise various Rail Summits covering a wide variety of topics ranging from BIM and Sustainability to Safety and all those in between. These conferences see expert industry professionals present the latest information and developments within their field of expertise alongside companies exhibiting the most exciting products and services within the rail industry. Each Rail Summit provides networking opportunities to give the chance to meet with like-minded professionals.  

    Location: Addleshaw Goddard LLP, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street, London. EC1Y 4AG
    Registration 8am, Event start 9am


  • Conférence en gestion d'actifs - Canada

    Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:30:00 GMTThu, 22 Feb 2018 19:00:00 GMT

    Conférence annuelle de la branche Québec de l’IAM Canada 

    IAM Canada Quebec Branch annual meeting

    Marriott Château Champlain, Montreal

    For full details and bookings please go to: https://www.theIAM.org/QuebecBranchConference 

    You can also book for colleagues but please ensure you add a name badge for them.

    Veuillez réserver votre place pour l'événement de la branche Québec de l’IAM Canada ci-dessous. Vous pouvez également réserver pour vos collègues, mais veillez à ajouter un nom de cocarde pour eux.

  • Product Lifecycle Management

    Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:30:00 GMTWed, 21 Feb 2018 19:30:00 GMT

    IAM Eastern Branch presents “Product Lifecycle Management”

    Presented by Mark Hedges, Allance/MWH Treatment Ltd.

    Come along to discuss the future of asset information management.

    Anglian Water Services, Peterborough, UK

  • Managing Critical Assets - IAM Ottawa Branch

    Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:00:00 GMTWed, 21 Feb 2018 18:00:00 GMT

    The IAM Canada Chapter is pleased to invite you to your local Ottawa Branch inaugural event next week. You will enjoy an opportunity to meet other professionals in this field from various sectors in an informal and interactive environment. Our keynote speakers will be Peter Crain from the Department of National Defense, Chris Murphy from Ottawa-Hydro, & Ghislain Sauve from the Correctional Services of Canada who'll be part of a panel discussing management of critical assets from their respective perspectives.

    16h00 - Greetings with light snacks and beverage (refreshments are free)
    16h30 - Presentation & Panel Discussion
    17h30 - Networking

    Please register your attendance to come along: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/managing-critical-assets-iam-ottawa-branch-tickets-42778385302 

  • IAM Ireland Branch meeting 8th February 2018 - Belfast

    Wed, 07 Feb 2018 19:00:00 GMTThu, 08 Feb 2018 15:30:00 GMT

    Join us on Thursday 8th February in Belfast for our Knowledge Sharing Event which will include 5 presentations and round table discussions.

    An informal evening reception kindly sponsored by SEAMS will take place in the Fitzwilliam Hotel on the Wednesday evening, from 7pm.

  • Beginning with the end in mind: an overview of the Thames Tideway Tunnel asset management approach

    Tue, 06 Feb 2018 17:30:00 GMTTue, 06 Feb 2018 20:00:00 GMT

    IAM UK: London & South East Branch Meeting

    Tuesday 6th February 2018, 17:30 - 20:00

    Tideway Offices, Cottons Centre, Cottons Lane, London SE1 2QG

  • IAM North West Branch – Social Event

    Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:00:00 GMTThu, 01 Feb 2018 22:00:00 GMT

    We will be taking a more informal approach for our next IAM NW Branch event on the 1st Feb 2018 from 6pm

  • Heathrow Airport’s Approach to Asset Management

    Thu, 25 Jan 2018 17:30:00 GMTThu, 25 Jan 2018 20:00:00 GMT

    IAM Midlands Branch presents "Heathrow Airport’s Approach to Asset Management"

    The University of Birmingham, Mechanical and Civil Engineering Building, Room G34, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

  • Themed session ‘Asset Management and sustainability’ in Den Bosch

    Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:00:00 GMTThu, 25 Jan 2018 19:30:00 GMT

    The first themed session of The NL Chapter will be held in Den Bosch.

    25 januari | 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    CMS, The Art of Living Well, Het Sterrenbeeld 25, 's-Hertogenbosch,5215 MKNederland

  • Justifying what needs to be done, and when - even if there is no data available to support your case

    Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:00:00 GMTMon, 15 Jan 2018 19:30:00 GMT

    IAM Eastern Branch presents “Justifying what needs to be done, and when - even if there is no data available to support your case!”

    Chamberlain Meeting Room Heigham Water Treatment Works, Waterworks Road, Norwich, Norfolk  NR2 4DD