The next meeting of the Great Lakes Maximo Users Group (fla Chicago Area) meeting will be hosted by the University of Chicago’s Facilities Department on September 19th.

We rely on our end users for presentations: Please consider giving a talk about how you use Maximo, any tips/tricks or best practices you’d like to share.

When:    September 19, 2017

Time:      8:30 am to 3:00 pm

Where:   University of Chicago Facilities
5235 South Harper
Rm 1121
Chicago, IL 60615

Cost: Free for end users and prospective users


Maximo Work Centers and New User Experience
Presented by IBM

Two Examples of Keeping Maximo Integration Simple
Galen Winchip, The University of Chicago Facilities Services

Increasing your Maximo Workforce with a Better Understanding of Workforce Availability
Matt Midas, Solufy

Creating & Monitoring Budgets in Maximo
David Wadsworth, Asset Partners

Maximo Classifications….. Details, Details, Details
Janet Spencer, University of Chicago

We look forward to hearing from you!

Sponsors: DataSplice, Asset Partners and Solufy

Join us for a joint Meeting of the Chicago Area and Michigan Maximo Users Group. We are looking to re-energize our communities, and bringing a larger range of industries and experiences will help us accomplish that.

WHEN: Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)

WHERE: Herman Miller, Inc. – 855 East Main Street , Zeeland, MI 49464


User groups are about the End User Experience, and sharing those Maximo tidbits with your collegues, and we hope you will be able to attend. 

Call for User Presentations:

End users are invited to submit a presentation that outlines your organizations use of Maximo and any specific or unique efforts you’ve employed that have made a difference.

Listed below are some sample topics, please feel free to pick any one of them or provideYOUR OWN relevant topic that may be of interest to your peers.

  • Effectively Capturing Asset Details
  • Making Maximo Work in Your Organization Expanding Beyond the Maximo Asset Management Base
  • When to Bring in Outside Expertise to Maximize Return on Investment
  • Keeping Asset Management Simple
  • Analyzing all of that Asset Related Data

Send your ideas to

The fall Chicago Area Maximo User Group Meeting has been cancelled. We will announce new dates in 2016.

It’s spring, and we’re gearing up for the next Chicago Area Maximo User Group meeting. The folks at the University of Chicago Facilities Services have graciously offered their facility again, and we’ll be meeting on May 22, 2014 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

This complimentary meeting will include continental breakfast and lunch.

Time:    9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Date:    May 22, 2014 (early registrations are appreciated)

Hosts: University of Chicago
             5235 South Harper Ct. Rm 1116
             Chicago, IL, 60615

Parking: There is no onsite parking. Please use a parking lot to avoid using metered parking



How does the Cloud Relate to Maintenance and Reliability,
Ben Chodroff, CloudOne

IBM Roadmap
Kawon Park, IBM

Herman Millers Solution for Electronic Purchasing
Brian Swanson, Herman Miller

KPIs and Maximo
David Wadsworth, Asset Partners 

Maximo Round Table: Cloud Computing

Founded by Dave Wadsworth with Asset Partners, the Chicago Area Maximo Users Group is a long running group of end users established to help each other with technical and functional presentations and other assistance.

Meetings include presentations by end users showcasing their installation, particular challenges they’ve overcome, and how tos, tips and other “insider” topics.

Continental Breakfast and Lunch are provided by our sponsors, DataSpliceCloudOne and Asset Partners

Registrations are open! 

The fall 2013 meeting of the Chicago Area Maximo User Group Meeting was held at the University of Chicago, December 5, 9:30 am to 2:00 PM.

Slides are available for download in the forums section.
You must be a registered member and be logged in to see the slide links:


Use Case: Maximo at the University of Chicago

U of C Maximo Team

Automation Scripts:
Case Studies in Applying Business Logic to Maximo

Adam Davis,
Asset Partners  

Core Maximo 7.5 and an
Overview of Maximo Scheduler

Dan Schliesman, Tom Mahon

Enhancing your Maximo Reports

Stephen Schrader

Date:    December 5, 2013

Time:    9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Hosts: University of Chicago
             5235 South Harper Ct.,
              Chicago, IL, 60615


Continental Breakfast and Lunch are provided by our sponsors, DataSplice, SolufyActuate and Asset Partners

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