Agenda & Speakers

CanBIM Opening Address & Introduction

Pietro Ferrari

MRAIC, Assoc.AIA. Professor, Architectural Studies

Pietro Ferrari is a Professor and Program Coordinator in the School of Architectural Studies at George Brown College’s Centre for Construction and Engineering Technologies (CCET) in Toronto, where he has been a Faculty member since 2004 and also part of the Implementation Team  for CCET's BIM Management Post-Grad Certificate Program. In addition to his role in academia, Pietro remains active as a design consultant, with over 25 years of experience in the building and construction industry.

Pietro received his Bachelor of Technology from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute in Toronto and both a Bachelor of Architecture Professional Degree and a Master of Architecture from Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan.

Cristina Holguin-Pando

Director, Office of Applied Research and Innovation, Algonquin College