About CanBIM

CanBIM is a nation-wide not-for-profit organization that serves as Canada's business voice for the entire building and infrastructure community who are collectively working to advance civilization and improve the built environment through adopting and implementing digital technologies and practices.

Our Vision

CanBIM’s vision is to advance civilization and improve our built environment through developing a robust community of industry-leading practitioners from building and infrastructure industry, who are proactively engaged in the effective deployment of digital technologies and processes.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to provide our membership with leadership, advocacy, educational and engagement opportunities around best practices for digital technologies and processes.

Our Strategy

CanBIM's strategy is to lead, educate, advocate and engage our membership and industry to achieve our operational goals.

Lead

By organizing Canada’s building and infrastructure community to achieve a common goal of substantially consistent use of digital technologies and processes in Canada.

Educate

Through facilitating and fostering a closer relationship between educational institutions and the building and infrastructure industry through innovative learning opportunities and initiatives.

Advocate

By using our Industry Think Tanks and various platforms to develop best practices, scopes of work, guidelines and document standardization.

Engage

By reaching out to industry leaders, speaking on behalf of our members and engaging a broader community directly in debate and initiatives around the Canadian digital transformation and adoption of new technologies and processes.

Operational goals

CanBIM will implement its strategy by achieving the following operational goals.

1.

CanBIM will host events where our CanBIM Members and industry leaders will discuss and decide upon key issues relating to digital technologies and processes.

2.

CanBIM will grow the membership and professional affiliations for the purpose of fostering collaboration, communication, and community.

3.

CanBIM will create opportunities to showcase the innovative work of our Members, establishing and recognizing our Members as industry leaders.

4.

CanBIM will deliver a Certification benchmark for assessing individuals, companies and educational curriculum against nationally standardized and recognized levels of BIM Competency and Process Management.

5.

CanBIM will actively engage and foster opportunities within the Academic and Research community to ensure future generations of professionals are given the opportunity to develop networks and knowledge.

6.

CanBIM will work toward unifying and engaging Canadian associations, councils, and organizations that advocate for the use of digital technologies and processes within the building and infrastructure industry.