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Chetna Chauhan

Intern Architect

OAA Intern, B.Arch,

Biography

Chetna Chauhan is an Intern Architect/ BIM coordinator at IBI group. She has more than 5 years of project management experience with her previous employments. She is now focused on combining her BIM expertise and Project management skills to achieve highest quality standards for project delivery.  She has been involved with major projects like Eglinton Crosstown LRT and Atlantis Dubai. She is also responsible for training and mentoring users across all major disciplines at IBI  different BIM authoring tools like Revit. She is also a licenced architect in India with a total of 8 years of experience in AEC industry and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture.

Getting elected in the OAA committee will provide her with an opportunity to bring to the table,  the experience from the two parts of the world with totally different perspectives on the profession of architecture. Being an internationally trained architect and Intern architect in Ontario , she is fully aware of all the challanges Interns face before they get licensed. She is committed to raise those concerns in the committee. Also, she is a strong advocate of Technology driven Design and wants to inculcate technology and sustainability in our present architectural practices. She strongly believes in amalgamation of past experience, present day technology and future insight to drive the policy making process today.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture
Department of Architecture, Guru Nanak Dev University

 

India

2002-2007

Ontario Building Codes part 3 , Materials and Methods , Building Information Modelling
Chang School of Continuing Education, Ryerson University

 

Toronto

May 2013-Aug 2013

Ontario Building Codes Part-9
George Brown college

 

Toronto

Jan 2015-April 2015

Fundamentals of Project Management
Chang School of Continuing Education, Ryerson University

 

Toronto

Jan 2016-April 2016

Professional Experience

IBI group
BIM coordination Specialist

Toronto
July 2015-Present

CIMT college
Instructor

Mississauga, Brampton
February 2015- November 2015

David Hine Engineering
Assistant Code Consultant

Toronto
August 2013-Sept 2013

Ideal Arch
Architect

Amritsar, India
May 2007- April 2012