BIM for the Small Firm, Washington, DC
Thursday, January 23, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)
Earn 1 AIA CES Credit
Enjoy a wine-and-cheese networking reception from 6:30-7:00pm, followed by the main presentation.
BIM is an affordable, effective and efficient tool for small firms to optimize design processes, communicate ideas, streamline documentation, and sell your designs through elegant visualization. Not quite sure how to intergrate BIM into your small firm or solo practice? Attend this session to learn how!
This workshop will allow participants to gain personal experience utilizing BIM technology in a real-world application. Ransom Ratcliff will show participants the benefits of BIM as you learn how the technology is positioning small firms to be more competitive, productive and profitable.
The learning objectives for this session are:
- Identify the specific benefits of a BIM-enabled process for small firms.
- Discover first-hand how a BIM workflow can act as a catalyst for creating a collaborative approach to sustainable design on projects of all sizes.
- Learn how to leverage the model for more effective communication.
- Learn how your practice can implement BIM in a way that meets your specific needs and goals.
Presented by Ransom Ratcliff, GRAPHISOFT BIM Consultant
When & Where
GRAPHISOFT North America
GRAPHISOFT® ignited the BIM revolution with ArchiCAD®, the industry first BIM software for architects. GRAPHISOFT continues to lead the industry with innovative solutions such as the revolutionary GRAPHISOFT BIM Server™, the world’s first real-time BIM collaboration environment, and the GRAPHISOFT EcoDesigner™, the world's first fully integrated building energy modeling application. GRAPHISOFT’s innovative solutions have fundamentally changed the way architects around the world design and collaborate.