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Upcoming Owners and BIM Webcast: Big Changes Coming

Sep 07, 2011

NORCROSS, GA (September 7, 2011)—On September 15, 2011 at 2p.m. (EDT), Reed Construction Data and SMARTBIM will present “Owners and BIM, Big Changes Coming;” a free webcast to provide insight and understanding on how to better utilize BIM as the tool for integrating graphics and data — equipping owners with the information they need for the lifecycle of construction projects.

The webcast will bring together industry experts Abeer Haddad, Kaiser Permanente — Facilities Planning, National Facilities Services; Mark Mergenschroer, TME Engineers, BIM Development Coordinator; Michael Lewis, AIA, Durrant, Architects & Engineers, Senior Vice President and Principal; Crawford Smith, SERA Architects, BIM Specialist; and moderator Dennis Neeley, AIA, SMARTBIM, Senior Vice President, Owner Solutions, to discuss:

  • What owners are doing that will expand the use of BIM data
  • What owners require of their consultants and contractors
  • How BIM is changing traditional roles, relationships and responsibilities
  • New opportunities for consultants
  • What owners need to do to ensure maximum value from BIM

The webcast will be broadcast live starting at 2 p.m. (EDT).  Registration is complimentary for all participants; pre-registration is required.  Questions from the internet audience will be accepted during the live webcast, which will also be archived for later viewing.

For more information and to reserve your space at the Sept. 15 webcast, visit:  http://www.reedconstructiondata.com/events/2011/08/Owners-and-BIM-Big-Changes-Coming/.

SMARTBIM is a leader in building information modeling solutions for the construction industry. SMARTBIM serves the industry with products and services focused on creation and management of the vital product information within a BIM model. SMARTBIM is a privately held company based in Atlanta, GA.  For more information, call 877-436-9031.

Media Contact:                                                                                       
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Reed Construction Data                                                                                      
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Reed Construction Data, a division of Reed Business Information and the Inaugural Strategic Partner of the AIA, is a leading North American provider of construction information through a diverse portfolio of innovative products and services. Reed offers its customers construction project leads, building product information, construction cost tools, construction news through a suite of online and print references — all valuable resources for architects, engineers, contractors, manufacturers, distributors and other professionals in the construction industry. For more information, visit www.reedconstructiondata.com or call 877-REED411.

Reed Business Information, a part of the Reed Elsevier Group plc (NYSE:RUK and ENL), is North America’s largest business-to-business information provider, with more than 80 market-leading publications, 55 Websites and a range of leading business-to-business services.