Fall 2014 BIMForum Presentations Now Available

Fall 2014 BIMForum Presentations from the Dallas, TX Event are now Available. The event took place on October 9 and 10, 2014.  Full videos of Dallas BIMForum presentations are available here.

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Forum Introduction
– John Tocci, Tocci Building Companies


Perfection at the Connection: BIM in the Field Bringing an Assembly Line Approach to Modern Construction
– Christopher Heger, Turner Construction Company


Value Added Outcomes to Optimizing Construction
– Rick Khan, Mortenson Construction


Rapid-Fire Technology Demo: Autodesk


Integration of Virtual Design and Construction: the Convergence of Technology and Process
– Marco Vidali, ICAbim; Denton Wilson, Methodist Hospitals; Thai Nguyen, Hensel Phelps; Kelly Cone, The Beck Group; Moderated by Greg Gidez, Hensel Phelps and John Tocci, Jr., Gilbane


Big Data and BIM: Turning Model Information into Insight
– Robert Mencarini, Array Architects


Facility Datafication: Maximizing the Value of Your Building Portfolio with BIM
– David Fano & Colleen Kasprzak, CASE


Campus ICA: A neighborhood retrofitting catalyst
– Marco Vidali, ICAbim


The Fifth Discipline – Filling the Gaps of Multi-Trade Prefabrication
– Matthew Emond, Consigli Construction & Jeremy Garczynski, Skanska USA Building


Achieving High Performance Enclosures by Designing for Construction
– Jonathan Hill, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger


Optimizing Prototypical Designs for Construction
– Ashwin Ramesh & Kirsten Soderlund, Tocci Building Companies


On the Jobsite Introduction
– David Epps, Holder Construction & Rick Khan, Mortenson Construction


Production Based Scheduling
– Aaron Wright & Preston Hite, Hoar Construction


Knowledge Sharing Introduction
– David Epps, Holder Construction & Rick Khan, Mortenson Construction


Project Atlas
– Todd Wynne, Rogers-O’Brien Construction & Ben Bringardner, Balfour Beatty Construction


BIM and Jobsite Location Awareness
– Cameron Frazer, Auto Point Systems


Optimizing for Disruption Avoidance
– Kevin Stipp, Pepper Construction


Laser Scanning Optimization
– David Epps, Holder Construction


Safe Planning through 4D Model-Schedule Integration
– Steve Moore & Ken Meding, The Industrial Company



Drones on the Jobsite, More than Just Pretty Pictures
– Jiun Chiang, DPR Construction

DJI Mavic Pro


Rapid-Fire Technology Demo: Fieldlens



Keeping the Faith: Benefits of a Reliable Model Through Construction
Nathan Wood, DPR Construction



Enhancing BIM with Augmented & Virtual Reality – How Contractors and Technology Solutions Providers are Partnering to Bring Advanced Technology to Projects
– James Benham, JBKnowledge Inc.



Steidle Building Renovation – Case Study
Ervin Kulenica, EYP; Bill Derence, Mascaro; Eric Nulton, Penn State University



Rolling Out Open BIM Standards State-Wide
– Kristine K. Fallon, Fallon Associates, Inc. & Peter L. Heimbach, Jr., Tennessee Office of the State Architect


BIM Execution Plan – Beginning With the End in Mind
– Anand Gajbhiye, Kim Rohlfs, & Zach Tschirhart, Joeris General Contractors



Rapid-Fire Technology Demo: Scenario VPD


CenturyLink – Bringing It All to the Deep South
– Benjamin Crosby, Yates Construction & Schaeffer Harris, Ikerd Consulting


Predicting the Future
– Kelly Cone, The Beck Group


Design and Construction Optimization for Safety
– Alexis Carver, Gilbane Building Co. & Martin Scheiber, Clark Pacific


Making the Case for More Industry-Wide Research Efforts
– Mark Perniconi, Charles Pankow Foundation


Contracting for BIM
– Robyn Miller & Howard Cohen, AECOM; Doug Green, Josh Emig, & Doug Williams, Perkins + Will; Moderated by Carl Roberts, Ballard Spahr LLP


Level of Development Specification
– Jim Bedrick and Jan Reinhardt



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