Based on a thorough review of the Foundation's activities through 2012 by the Board of Directors, Advisory Council and Staff, in 2013 the CPF Board of Director's modified its Mission Statement and added a new Vision Statement that better reflects the end goals of the Foundation activities moving forward.
The Vision Statement, or the statement of the Objectives of the Foundation, is stated as follows:
"To Provide the AEC Industry with a Better Way to Design and Build"
The Mission Statement, or the statement of the Foundation's approach to achieve the Objectives defined in the Vision Statement, is stated as follows:
"To Be a Catalyst to Advance Innovation in the Design and Construction of Buildings"
The CPF Vision and Mission Statements form the basis of the research topics selected by the Foundation and the means by which the research programs are executed.
The Charles Pankow Foundation will support and advance the professional ideals and beliefs espoused by Mr. Charles Pankow during his lifetime. These beliefs were centered on advancing the speed and efficiency of the commercial building industry through innovations in engineering and construction technology.