Call for abstracts

CIB W070 2023
Call for Papers

Paper submission due date has been extended until 2 January, 2023, 23:59 CET.

No additional extensions will be granted.

Template & requirements

Paper templates and more specific requirements that authors have to comply with to be accepted for the IOP proceeding can be downloaded from this link:
Download paper template and view requirements here

Thus we thank you for downloading the above templates, as it is of utmost importance that your paper follows each and every requirement in the template in order for us to enable this.

You can find simplified instruction for how to do this here:
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It is important to follow the IOP template to the point (IOP might refuse publishing if authors they do not follow template accurately). All successful papers will be published in a volume in the IOP Conference Series EES

Paper formatting

  • The maximum permissible pages are 12 in the final format of IOP Science.
  • File to be uploaded: pdf of max 20 MB
  • File name: please use a short file name , no author names shall be included in the file name (refers to the first submission before 2 January)

Paper review

There will be a DOUBLE blind review process of papers, thus we want the submission in January to replace author names and affiliations with the following:

XX1, YY1 and ZZ1,2

Paper submission

Submission portal

Conference Themes and Topics

  • Application, theory and education for the disciplines of:
    • Facility and maintenance management
    • Service management
  • Sustainability:
    • Transformation to a sustainable world
    • Circular economy for services, operations and the built environment
    • Meaningful integration of SDGs and FM standards (the standards developed by ISO/TC 267,
  • Digitalisation:
    • Transformation to a digital world
    • Digitalisation, digital twins, automation for services and operation
  • Innovation:
    • Evolving FM management, services and technologies
  • The enabling and consequences of implementing FM standards:
    • Added value of FM system certification (ISO 41001)and FM standards (ISO 41000-series)
    • Case studies on the use of FM standards

Important Dates

Abstract submission opens: August 2022
Abstract submission deadline: 15 September 2022 30 September 2022
Feedback abstract:15 October 2022 1 November 2022
Paper deadline: 15 December 2022 9 January 2023
Feedback paper: 31 January 2023 10 February 2023
Conference registration opens: January 2023
Final paper submission: 28 February 2023
Presenting author registration: 31 March 2023
Final program: 11 April 2023
Conference dates: 8–12 May 2023

Call for abstracts

Abstract submission is now closed

Requirements for abstracts

The abstract should be written in a single paragraph format. A good abstract should give a brief overview of the paper including the purpose, the research design / methodology, and the findings. It is also a good practice to explain how the findings from the research can be useful in solving problems or closing gaps in the specific subject area)

Type of abstract file

text (you can copy your abstract text from you document and paste it in the text field in the form)
Word limit: 250

RSB time & place

Time & place

CIB W070
Conference on Facility Management and Maintenance 2023

Time: 8–11 May 2023
Start: 09:00 (CET) Monday 8 May
End: 18:00 (CET) Thursday 11 May
Place: Trondheim, Norway

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