Subcommittees and General Guidelines



The buildingSMART alliance Nominations Committee is appointed in September by the Chair of the buildingSMART alliance to administer the annual nomination and election of the buildingSMART alliance Board of Directors officers. Officers are elected for a one year term to begin following the January Annual Meeting of the Alliance. Membership in the Alliance is required for nominations and election.

Nominations Committee
   Chair – Carrie Dossick, UW

Subcommittees & Task Groups


buildingSMART alliance® (the Alliance) subcommittees and task groups are critical to the development and review of content that provides value for Alliance members and the industry at large.

The Alliance created four Development Subcommittees, and three Relationship Subcommittees and Task Groups to support the mission, vision and goals defined in the Alliance 2015 Strategic Plan. Details about expectations for each subcommittee and task group are included in subcommittee/task group-specific guidelines and operating plans available on the following pages:

Development Subcommittees

Relationships Subcommittees

Thought Leadership Subcommittee
   Chair: Kimon Onuma, Onuma System

Information Standards Subcommittee
   Chair: Robert Anderson, Vectorworks

Proven Practices Subcommittee
   Chair: Connor Christian, HDR, Inc.

Education Subcommittee
   Chair: Carrie Dossick, UW

Communications Subcommittee
   Chair: TBA

Membership Subcommittee
   Chair: John Rapaport, Component Assembly Systems

Industry Liaisons Subcommittee
   Chair: Tom Gay, FM Global

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