BIM Energy Performance Alliance (BIM-EPA) [formerly BIMalliance] association of former H2020 and Erasmus+ projects including BIMcert, BIMEET, BIMplement, BIMzeED, NET-UBIEP), and additional vital players in the upskilling of the AEC sector in digitalisation and sustainability.

In previous work, BIM-EPA partners have confirmed with measurable results, the advantages of BIM as an improved enabler for higher levels of sustainable energy in buildings, when compared to traditional methods. They have also developed and showcased training programmes to upskill the construction sector workforce in digital construction (Inc. BIM) in a holistic approach to sustain and reduce energy use. ARISE follows up in these H2020 projects footsteps.