Lars Christian Fredenlund is co-founder and CEO of Cobuilder – a cutting-edge software platform for data management in the construction industry. Lars is a member of Construction Products Europe – Task Group Digitalisation (BIM), an advisory board of the European project to DigiPLACE. He is Technical leader of two EU projects on REACH and CPR: ChemXchange and ProductInfoX. Lars is a member of buildingSMART International working with open standards and a true supporter of GS1 standards leading the work on the Digital Supply Chain in Built Environment. He is an advisor to governments and National/European associations on data aggregation and exploitation. He works across Europe with all actors promoting the importance of implementing Smart CE and Data Templates and how this can enable Industry 4.0, the Green deal and the Circular Economy. He is CEO and co-founder of Cobuilder, an experienced founder with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. He is a strong entrepreneurship professional with a background as a carpenter. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree focused in Construction Engineering from Høgskolen i Oslo (HiO).