09:15 – 09:25

Opening the conference

nima Virtual Spring Conference 2024 / Speakers / Dr Anne Kemp OBE

Dr Anne Kemp OBE

Chair, nima and Fellow and Technical Director for Digital Engineering (DE) and BIM Strategy and Development, Atkins

Dr Anne Kemp OBE has 30 years of experience as Fellow and Technical Director for Digital Engineering and BIM Strategy and Development at Atkins. 

She is chair of nima, and convenor of the International Standards Organisation committee for the 19650 series, focused on managing information for the whole life cycle of the built environment, which drives the UK BIM Framework, the basis of the IM Mandate. 

Anne is Co-Lead for the Digital workstream of the Construction Leadership Council, and was chair of the Association of Geographic Information from 2014 to 2016. 

Awarded the ICE’s President’s Medal 2017, and Geospatial Professional of the Year 2019, she received an OBE for “Digital Construction Innovation” in the Queen’s birthday Honours 2019.