Nominees Announced - 4th Annual CanBIM Innovation Spotlight Awards

September 4, 2018



Toronto (September 4, 2018) – The Canada BIM Council (CanBIM) Announces the Nominees for the 2018 Innovation Spotlight Award on Tuesday September 4th.


Established in 2008, CanBIM is in its 10th year of building a community of technology leaders within the Architectural, Engineering, Construction and Owner & Facility Management (AECO) industries. The CanBIM Innovation Spotlight Awards recognizes technology leadership and innovation within the AECO industry. the CanBIM Innovation Spotlight Awards takes place on September 20th, 2018 - 6-10PM, in Toronto at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.


CanBIM recognizes industry leaders in eight (8) award categories: Technology, Academics, General Contractors, Trades, Design & Engineering, Owners & Facility Management, International, Trailblazer (Volunteer of the Year) and Professional Achievement. Top honours are presented to the Best In Innovation, candidates for this category will be selected from the winners of each of the award categories.


Nominees for the 4th Annual Innovation Spotlight Awards are as follows:


Visit CanBIM Website for a full listing of Nominees and Award Sponsors


Trailblazer Award Nominees

Harsh Vyas – Fanshawe College

Sergey Grushko – George Brown College


International Award – Sponsored by Bluebeam

An award of distinction for an international project.


Academic Award Nominees - Sponsored by Global eTraining

Carleton Immersive Media Studio - Library of Parliament

Fanshawe College - Practical Evaluation of BIM IPD


Owners & Facility Management Award Nominees - Sponsored by B+H Architects

Alberta Infrastructure – Digital Project Delivery Requirements

IBI Group – Head Office Facility Management


Design & Engineering Award Nominees - Sponsored by SolidCAD

DIALOG – Calgary Cancer Center

Entuitive – West Park Healthcare Centre

Stantec – Royal Columbian Hospital Project – Phase 1

Zenit Consulting – Multidiscipline BIM Implementation


General Contractors Award Nominees - Sponsored by Brownlee LLP

EllisDon – York University New Student Centre

EllisDon – YYC Baggage Handling System

Gillam Chandos  – Farquharson Life Sciences Renovation

Kenaidan Contracting – Bramalea GO Station

PCL Constructors Inc. – National Arts Centre Architectural Rejuvenation

Pomerleau – Place Ville Marie – Repositioning

Tucker HiRise/TLogic – Massey Tower


Technology Award Nominees - Sponsored by Glaholt LLP

Assemble Systems

BIM & Co - OnFly

BIM Track – Open API

IBI Group - InForm



The CanBIM Professional Achievement Award nominees and Best In Innovation will be announced at the event on September 20th.


The CanBIM Innovation Spotlight Awards are sponsored by George Brown College School of Architecture Studies and the Mechanical Contractors Association of Canada. 


Registration is still open to attend the Awards Dinner & Presentation. Visit the CanBIM website for details.



CanBIM Social Media: @CanBIM YouTube, Facebook and LinkedIn.  


About CanBIM -

Serving as the business voice of Canada's BIM community, CanBIM represents, supports and advocates on behalf of the entire AECOO and educational community to build a positive business environment for the effective deployment of BIM, not only for our member firms, but for all engaged in utilizing BIM in Canada.


About CanBIM Awards -

CanBIM recognizes excellence in BIM/VDC through an Annual Awards presentation to those CanBIM Member companies and or individuals that demonstrate leadership and innovation through the implementation of technology, processes and methodologies.





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Annonce des nominés - 4e prix annuel de l'innovation CanBIM


Toronto (4 septembre 2018) - Le Conseil BIM du Canada (CanBIM) annonce les nominations pour les prix Pleins feux sur l'innovation 2018, le mardi 4 septembre.


Établi en 2008, CanBIM en est à sa 10e année de création d'une communauté de leaders technologiques dans les secteurs de l'architecture, de l'ingénierie, de la construction et de la gestion des installations et des propriétaires. Les prix Pleins feux sur l'innovation CanBIM reconnaissent le leadership technologique et l'innovation au sein de l'industrie AECO. Les prix de l'innovation CanBIM se dérouleront le 20 septembre 2018, à 18 h, à Toronto, au Metro Toronto Convention Centre.


CanBIM reconnaît les chefs de file de l'industrie dans huit (8) catégories de prix: technologie, milieu universitaire, entreprenariat général, commerce, conception et ingénierie, propriétaires et gestionnaires d'installations, international, pionnier (bénévole de l'année) et rendement professionnel. Les plus grands honneurs sont présentés au Best In Innovation – les candidats pour cette catégorie seront sélectionnés parmi les gagnants de chacune des catégories de prix.


Les nominés pour le 4e prix annuel de l'innovation Spotlight sont les suivants :


Visitez le site Web CanBIM pour une liste complète des nominés et des commanditaires


Nominés aux prix Trailblazer

Harsh Vyas - Collège Fanshawe<