InfraBIM Open 2021 Event in Lyon, France Postponed

London, U.K. – July 30, 2021  InfraBIM Open 2021 - the international conference dedicated to digital transformation and interoperability - has been postponed to 10-12 January 2022. The organisers decided that with the new the Delta variant and the possibly of further restrictions that the event should be postponed. This included the virtual element of the event which will all take place in January.

About the event:

This event was in response to the growing need for interoperability and collaboration for the industry. The event included:

  • 2 plenary sessions focused on infrastructure issues such as low carbon and the European digital strategy
  • More than 55 technical speakers and 19 countries represented to share best practice, case studies and innovations
  • Speakers included: Richard Petrie (bSI), Bart de Lathouwer (OGC), Adelaïde Feraille (ENPC), Arvea Marieni (strategy advisor and innovation manager specialising in environmental cooperation between the EU and China), Souheil Soubra (President of EUBTG), Ilektra Papadako (Policy Officer for digital construction and built environment at the European Commission - DG GROW)
  • Exhibition area to meet IBO21 partners with networking

The full programme is online

Register here: - 20% with code “orgIBO21” on face-to-face places and with “covid” on digital entries.

For those who have already purchased a ticket, it remains valid for the new dates.

About buildingSMART International

buildingSMART International is a vendor-neutral and not for profit body that leads the development of open digital information flows across the built asset industry. Its mission is to proactively support industry participants who want to develop open standards for planning, design, procurement, assembly and operation of buildings and infrastructure worldwide. It provides the international network plus the necessary technical and process support. Its members, who range from across the built environment spectrum, collaborate under the buildingSMART organization. buildingSMART is engaged with other international standards bodies such as ISO, the European Committee for Standardisation (CEN) and the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC). Its core Industry Foundation Class (IFC) standards achieved ISO approval in 2012.

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