Laurie Robert has an extensive background in Modular Construction, spanning more than three decades as VP Sales for NRB Inc., a major national modular construction company in Canada. She is a Past President of the Modular Building Institute and was inducted into its Hall of Fame in 2017 for her continued contribution to the industry. Robert now is an independent modular building consultant and advisor who assists in research and other initiatives that support the growth of the industry.
Robert currently works on CSA Committees, sits on the Board of Directors for the University of New Brunswick Off-Site Construction Research Center, and serves as 2021 Chair of the NIBS Off-Site Construction Council. Through a series of educational venues including guest lectures, conferences, seminars and workshops, Robert focuses not only on the key benefits of building off site, but also the strategies and best practices for the effective design and implementation of modular methodology.