The Future of BIM: A construction and architecture event

An event held at Preston's College will reveal how a new era of connected technology is disrupting the way buildings and infrastructure are designed, built and used.

Guest speakers will discuss the importance of embracing BIM. A connected BIM process helps designers, builders and owners gain a competitive advantage with greater ability to access, share and make enormous amounts of information useful throughout the life-cycle of buildings and infrastructure.

Delegates will: gain insight about the three major technology disruptions and how they are reshaping business; discover how connected BIM workflows will help seize new opportunities; and leave with an action plan to help create value and gain a competitive advantage.

Presentations will be made by:

Lee Clegg ofQuadra Solutions, who will talk about how collaboration and technological disruption is changing the face of the industry and what it means for you and your industry.

Sean Merriman, Galiford Try Construction, who will be talking about a live project in South Manchester, Village 135, which has a full BIM implementation plan and will talk about 3D Design processes & Clash detection

Dr. Paul Coates, lecturer in design and BIM at the University of Salford, will be talking about delivering projects in the digital world.

Lisa Edge, head of employer engagement at ROI Solutions, will talk about construction and architectural workshops courses, Apprenticeships and Funding. She will also talk about City Deal and Employer Forums. Register for this event.