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Preparing for BIM (Level 2) - Awareness Part 1
Thu 27 April 2017, 17:00 – 19:30 BST
Brought to you by a group of expert partners, this free event will help you understand what BIM is and how it relates to the Scottish Government’s BIM Implementation strategy within the Public Sector from April 2017.
Delivered by Construction Scotland Innovation Centre in conjunction with BIM Scotland Suppliers Group, Construction Scotland, Scottish Futures Trust and BIM Regions Scotland, delegates will be introduced to the context and practicalities of BIM.
The workshop will cover how best to prepare for the impact it may have on your construction-related business, and what industry resources are available to support the next steps.
Topics covered include:
External context for BIM: global, national, standards and support communities
BIM Basics – What does it mean to you? What are the benefits?
BIM Level 1 and 2 background and the need for collaborative working
Roles and responsibilities of the supply chain members and clients
Core and extended suite of standards, documents and deliverables
The concept of Soft Landings / Government Soft Landings (GSL)
Information Management and the value of a whole lifecycle asset approach
Barriers to successful adoption of BIM Level 2 and how to create the conditions for success
Key vulnerability issues and the security controls for digitally built assets
This event will give you a strong foundation in your knowledge of BIM Fundamentals and prepare you for the next Awareness Part 2 Event - Roles and Responsibilities - (details coming soon!)
Preparing for BIM programme
This event is part of a three step BIM Awareness and Implementation Programme for the Scottish Supply Chain funded by Scottish Enterprise.
The programme is designed to take different supply chain roles through the basics and provide the necessary steps, guidance and the right information for you to become BIM Level 2 ready.
As well as free events there is a free online advice service available to help answer any specific questions you have and point you to the right information.
Please note that if you have already attended a Preparing for BIM Awareness Part 1 event you do not need to attend this one. Sign-up to our free BIM newsletter to be notified of future event details when released.
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Construction Scotland Innovation Centre
3 Watt Place
Hamilton International Technology Park