LearnedBIM: 16th July


 An evening of Learned BIM looking at how academia and industry have (and have not) responded to BIM


Speakers (Left to Right)

  • Jennifer Macdonald, a BIM researcher & lecturer from the University of Technology Sydney shared her experiences of BIM in both industry and academia.
  • Matt Rumbelow, (talkBIM co-founder)  BIM Production Coordinator – High Definition Surveying, AAM
  • Construction lawyer Ilsa Kuiper from BTI Consulting Pty Ltd presented the legalities of BIM and how they are affecting BIM adoption.
  • buildingSMART Australasia secretary Wayne Eastley will highlighted the opportunity that Australia has to revolutionise the construction segment through OpenBIM and his efforts to educate the industry.
  • Pacific Computing Business Development manager Michael Turner presented the Tekla Campus initiative by Tekla.


(Unedited presentation)


  • 4.30 pm – 5.00 pm   Registration & snacks (with thanks to buildingSMART)
  • 5.00 pm – 5.15 pm   Introduction – Charmaine (Deakin University)
  • 5.15 pm – 5.45 pm   Jennifer Macdonald (UTS)
  • 5.45 pm – 6.15 pm   Ilsa Kuiper (BTI Consulting Pty Ltd)
  • 6.15 pm – 6.45 pm   Wayne Eastley, (buildingSMART Australasia)
  • 6.45 pm – 6.55 pm   Tekla Campus, Michael Turner, Pacific Computing
  • 6.55 pm – 7.00 pm   BIMbattle Announcement!!
  • #BIMBeers from 7:30pm (with thanks to Pacific Computing)




One thought on “LearnedBIM: 16th July

    Joel Nyoni said:
    September 1, 2014 at 3:39 pm

    Dear Organizers

    My name is Joel Nyoni and I am a student in Facilities management at Deakin.
    I would like to register my interest for the BIMBattle.

    Thank you and best regards


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