On behalf of the buildingSMART alliance and Facility Engineering Associates, facility management software vendors are invited to participate in the 2013 COBie Challenge for Facility Managers.
Today, more and more facility managers are looking to BIM and software to reduce costs and use data to improve organizational efficiency. To implement successful solutions, facility managers are looking for market leaders. Participating in the COBie Challenge is one way to stand out in a competitive market.
The COBie Challenge for Facility Managers is a public demonstration of compliance with the construction operations building information exchange (COBie) standard within commercial off the shelf computerized maintenance management system (CMMS), computer aided facility management (CAFM) and integrated workplace management system (IWMS) software.
If your software firm would be interested becoming COBie compliant and publically demonstrating compliance at the NFMT conference in Baltimore, MD in March 2013, please plan to participate in the upcoming 2013 COBie Challenge for Facility Managers kickoff conference call scheduled for Tuesday January 15, 2013 11AM to noon EST.
The call-in number for the conference call will be 888-311-8128, use PIN 3649520279. The web link for the conference call will be http://feapc.adobeconnect.com/cobiechallenge/