ACCORD participated in the WDBE2022 hybrid (face-to-face & online) session “The (R)evolution of the Building Permit Process – From Paper to Digital to BIM” at the World of Digital Built Environment (WDBE) Summit on September 29th, 2022 in Tallinn. The session was co-organised by EU BIM Task Group co-chairs Jaan Saar and Milena Feustel and ACCORD project. First, the session had presentation.

s, after which, Jaan moderated a panel discussion: 

  • Introduction / Moderated by Jaan Saar, Head of Digital Construction at the Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs & Communications, Estonia
  • How the EU BIM Task Group is Helping Public Clients to Benefit from BIM /
    Milena Feustel, co-chair of EU BIM Task Group, Senior Advisor at Institute for Federal Real Estate, DE
  • ACCORD Research Project – Automated Compliance Checks for Construction, Renovation or Demolition Works / Rita Lavikka, Senior Scientist at VTT and co-ordinator of ACCORD Horizon Europe research project, FI
  • BIM-based Permits – A Global Trend or aA Passing Anomaly?  /
    Rick Klooster, Founder and CTO of Future Insight, NL
  • Rava3Project and the Outlook for BIM-based Permits in Finland / Anna-Riitta Kallinen, Rava3Project manager and owner at ARKCON
  • Implementing a BIM-based Building Permit Process in Estonia / 
    Christopher Raitviir, BIM Project Manager at the Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs & Communications, EE