The next event in our thinkBIM construction and assembly series will be a joint twilight event with the BIM 4 Manufacturers & Manufacturing Group. on 4th March at Old Broadcasting House in Leeds. The event will start at 17:30 and finish around 19:30.
BIM4M2 is one of the BIM Task Group working groups involving people and organisations concerned with BIM for manufacturers (the organisations) and manufacturing (the process). Members include a healthy mix of manufacturers (SMEs and multi-nationals), consultants and content providers. The group’s long term vision is for the UK construction product manufacturing sector to be recognised as a world leader in the integration of BIM and manufacturing technologies to supply the products and solutions for a sustainable built environment.
Our speakers for this event are:
Knauf are a business who has already taken the plunge and have created model objects that are freely available to download for a large proportion of their product range. Chris will be sharing his experiences of this progress.
Alan Balkie, BIM Object @
Our second speaker is Alan Baikie, Managing Director for BIM Objects UK. Alan has many years of experience in the construction software industry and now heads up one of the several content creation organisations that are available.
Both Chris and Alan are also key members of the BIM4M2 group – BIM for Manufacturing and Manufacturers with key roles in the Education, Data Templates (PDTs) and Promotion groups within the BIM4M2 organisation
Our third speaker is our good friend of thinkBIM Craig Sewell from Cubicle Centre @. Craig is Brand and Marketing Director at Cubicle Centre and has overseen their businesses journey from 2D to 3D, the creation of their own suite of model content and how they are using this to add value for both themselves and their customers.