Dr. Ritu Ahuja, is an architect with specialization in Construction Project Management from University of Manchester, UK. She specializes in lean and agile project delivery with her doctoral degree in the same area of research.
She is currently working as the BIM Lead – Canada for Sanrachna, a pioneering BIM services firm. Ritu is also the Dean for the International Group for Lean Construction Conference (IGLC) doctoral summer school for the current year. She has a blend of academic and professional experience. In the past she has worked as an Associate Professor teaching the lean and agile courses at various universities. She is a lean champion and has conducted various workshops and training sessions for the AEC industry professionals.
Ritu is a PMI – Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP). Her research in the area of BIM and lean has been recognised at the international level. She has several international publications on her name. She is a member of RICS, ILCE, PMI, Digital Build NCR and buildingsSMART Canada.
- 2018 – Attained PMI-ACP
- 2018 – Appointed as the Dean for IGLC 2019 Doctoral Summer School
- 2017 – Attained PhD in Built Environment
- 2016 – Chartered membership of RICS (MRICS)
- 2014- 2018 – Developed and delivered various Lean and Agile workshops to AEC professionals