The European BIM Summit and BBConstrumat join forces to promote a more efficient building sector with the use of BIM

The Third European Summit on Building Information Modeling (BIM) will be held on 25 and 26th May in Fira de Barcelona in the context of BBConstrumat

The third edition of the European BIM Summit (EBS) will be held on 25 and 26th May 2017 within the framework of Barcelona Building Construmat, the International Construction Exhibition of Fira de Barcelona, ​​and therefore is confirmed as the reference event on Building Information Modelling (BIM) in Europe.

The 7th of November, the Colegio de Aparejadores de Barcelona (CAATEEB), BIM Academy and buildingSMART Spanish Chapter, organizers of the EBS, signed a cooperation agreement with the organization of Barcelona Building Construmat, reference exhibition event of the building business organized by Fira Barcelona, ​​with the aim of uniting efforts to advance the construction sector on the road of technological innovation.

France will be the guest country of this third edition of the European BIM Summit. During the event, the latest developments of this new working method based on the management of information generated during the lifecycle of a building, which has become indispensable for a constructive process aimed at improving the quality, efficiency and effectiveness in any project, building work and civil engineering, will be presented.

The European BIM Summit shall consist of presentations and workshops where suitable tools, services and products for those who work in this field will be analyzed. The summit is aimed at technicians and managers of public administrations, developers, architectural firms, engineering, consulting services, material suppliers, manufacturers, project & construction managers, project supervisors and facility managers, and builders, among others who are the decision makers that mark and set the course of the construction sector.

On its behalf, European BIM Summit will provide a significant added value to the twentieth edition of Barcelona Building Construmat to be held from 23 to 26 May next year in Hall 2 of the Gran Vía area of Fira de Barcelona, ​​integrating in its offer all sectors and subsectors within the building world.


The signing of the agreement was attended by, from left to right:
Maria Eugenia Martín, sales director of Construmat Barcelona Building;
Jordi Gosalves, president of the CAATEEB and vice president of the Building Smart Spanish Chapter;
Josep Jonás, director of the infrastructures and sustainability business unit of Fira de Barcelona;
Ione Ruete, director of Construmat Barcelona Building,
and Ignasi Pérez Arnal. director of the European BIM Summit