The Toronto Construction Association was founded in February 1867 by a group of 58 Canadian construction industry executives. The association's mandate has always been to promote the highest possible standards of professionalism in an industry characterized by stiff competition and often razor thin margins. Today, more than 140 years later, the scope and diversity of our services has grown to ensure we adequately service the entire ICI sector in the greater Toronto area. Our membership now has more than 2200 member companies, representing about 300, 000 local construction industry practitioners.
The Canada Green Building Council is a not-for-profit, national organization that has been working since 2002 to advance green building and sustainable community development practices in Canada. Together with our membership of over 1600 industry organizations involved in designing, building and operating buildings, homes and communities, the Council has made excellent inroads toward achieving our mission of reducing the environmental impact of the built environment. . Our mission is to lead and accelerate the transformation to high-performing, healthy green buildings, homes and communities throughout Canada.
Founded in 1972, Interior Designers of Canada (IDC) is the national advocacy association for the interior design profession. As national representative for eight provincial associations, IDC represents more than 3,500 members including fully qualified interior designers, intern/provisional members, student, educator and retired members as well as industry members.
Founded in 1980, IFMA is the world's largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting 23,170 members in 85 countries. The association's members, represented in 130 chapters and 17 councils worldwide, manage more than 37 billion square feet of property and annually purchase more than US$100 billion in products and services. The IFMA’s mission is to advance the facility management profession by providing exceptional services, products, resources and opportunities.
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a primary source of information on building management and operations, development, leasing, building operating costs, energy consumption patterns, local and national building codes, legislation, occupancy statistics, technological developments and other industry trends. Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial property types. Its mission is to advance the interests of the entire commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information.