Get Involved

Poor interoperability hampers business efficiency, making the planning, delivery and operation of built assets inefficient and wasteful. buildingSMART provides a unique forum in which you can work with other organizations to innovate, collaborate, and deliver real benefits to your business and the industry as a whole. Through the buildingSMART community, you can participate in the development of local or international standards to improve BIM processes. buildingSMART proactively supports industry participants who want to develop open digital standards for planning, design, procurement, assembly and operation of buildings and infrastructure worldwide. Direct involvement in creating global standards puts your organization in an industry-leading position when providing services and products.


Are you involved in buildings and infrastructure projects?


buildingSMART has a range of activities and domains that align to your organization. The current domains are; Airports, Buildings, Construction, Electrical, Infrastructure, Product, Railway, Regulatory and Technical. 

Are you an owner-operator?


buildingSMART is improving your ability to access valuable data by delivering interoperability to better serve your asset performance strategies.  


Are you an architect, engineer or consultant?


Find out how digital standards are helping you design, build and construct assets more efficiently through digital workflows.

Do you want to be professionally certified?


Join buildingSMART’s globally recognized professional certification framework by completing the competency program.

SW Cert

Do you want to certify your software to align to the latest Industry Foundation Classes (IFC)?

At buildingSMART, we’ve supported hundreds of software certifications.

Tristam Carfrae

Tristam Carfrae

Arup Deputy Chairman

"If you are looking for some awesome, knowledgeable people to work with, these are the guys I highly recommend. Their friendliness and result-driven approach is what I love about them."