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Friday February 28, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EST
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USF Patel Center for Global Solutions 
4202 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL 33620

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Cindy Baldwin, bimSMART foundation, Inc. 
bimSMART foundation, Inc. 

bimSMART 2014 Program Overview 

A day full of BIM learning and networking!

  • 8:30 - 8:45 AM Registration
  • 8:45 - 9:15 AM Welcome Address and Overview – The Value Proposition
    of BIM

    Cindy Baldwin, CGC, CM-BIM, LEEDŽ AP, Director of bimSMART foundation

  • 9:15 - 10:00 AM BIM and the Consulting Engineer – How BIM delivery continues to evolve from "BIM as CAD" to "Model as Deliverable" – Tampa Projects Featured 
    Aaron White, P.E., Principal, Walter P. Moore 
  • 10:00 - 10:15 AM Break
  • 10:15 - 10:30 AM Industry Update
    Gene Martin, P.E., AISC Southeast Regional Engineer
    American Institute of Steel Construction
  • 10:30 - 11:15 AM How and Why is the Insurance Industry interested in BIM?
    Thomas A. Gay, FM Global
  • 11:15 - 12:00 PM Advanced Track: Streamlining Collaboration – Using the BCF to collaborate with your ENTIRE project team. Collaborators are no longer required to have modeling software or modeling knowledge to be involved in the process. 
    Kris Lengieza, Stiles Construction 
  • 11:15 - 12:00 PM Beginner Track: BIM 101 – Your Company is ready for BIM but are Your Employees? BIM from the Trenches.  Implementation Lessons Learned.**
    Cindy Baldwin, CGC, CM-BIM, LEEDŽ AP, ACAI Associates, Inc. 
  • 12:00 - 12:45 PM Lunch/Networking – "IMAGINiT Technologies" on hand to answer technical questions
  • 12:45 - 1:30 PM Advanced TrackIs COBie for Real? What it Is, Who is Requiring it and How it is Being Implemented in the Market Today.**
  • Birgitta Foster, buildingSMART International – User Group Secretary
  • 12:45 - 1:30 PM Beginner Track: BIM to FM – What is it? Do Owners really want it and why are we doing it?**
    Cindy Baldwin, CGC, CM-BIM, LEEDŽ AP, Director of bimSMART foundation
  • 1:30 - 2:15 PM AISC BIMsteel Initiatives: Streamlining the Structural Steel Supply Chain through Advanced Process Development and Information Exchanges**
    Christopher Moor, American Institute of Steel Construction
  • 2:15 - 2:30 PM Break
  • 2:30 - 3:15 PM World Update – State of BIM in the USA and Beyond. A Strategic Guide to Implementing BIM**
    Deke Smith, FAIA,  Author of the book “Building Information Modeling”
  • 3:15 - 4:00 PM Laser Scanning Gone Wild – The Broward Center for the Performing Arts Case Study**
    Alix Loiseau, ACAI and Kris Lengieza, Stiles Construction
  • 4:00 - 4:30 PM Closing Remarks – The Future of BIM
    Cindy Baldwin, CGC, CM-BIM, LEEDŽ AP, Director of bimSMART foundation

* Program subject to change

** Class qualifies for 1 CEU credit