BIM Gathering 2017

The Proceedings form the Gathering can be viewed here.

To view the BIM Gathering Presentations, click on the titles below:

Plenary
Keynotes
Chair: John McGowan, Tualatin
8.00am
Welcome Address
Dr. Alan Hore, Conference Chair
8.05am
Opening Address

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Minister Pat Breen, Office of the Minister for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection
8.15am
BIM adoption policies: Insights from across the world

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Dr. Bilal Succar,  CEO Change Agents AEC
8.55am
The BIM Continuum:  Smart Cities, Big Data and You

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Paul Doherty, President and CEO, TDG (The Digit Group)
9.35am
Diversity:  Is there a need?

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Louise Kelly, BIM Manager, ACB Group and Women in BIM with Pam Bhandal,  Women in BIM, BIM Regions UK&I, and the UK BIM Alliance
10.10am
Digital Construction: Building the present-creating the future

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Menno de Jonge, Director Digital Construction, Royal BAM Group Nv.
Theme
BIM for Government
Chair: John Duffy, Transport Infrastructure Ireland
11.20am
Improving information management and interoperability for National Roads Authority

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Aonghus O’Keeffe, Roughan O’Donovan
11.45am
CEN/TC 442: Building Information Modelling (BIM) Update

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Dr. Anne Kemp, Atkins Global (NO PRESENTATION)
12.10am
Breaking into the black box – Demystifying BIM Data

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Anand Mecheri, Invicara and Roger P West, Trinity  College  Dublin
12.35pm
Strategic BIM Management

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Cillian Kelly, John Sisk & Son (Holdings) Ltd.
Theme
BIM Education and Training
Chair: Emma Hayes, PM Group
11.20am
Integrating BIM into a Structural Engineering curriculum: From absent to infused

Audio Recording

Ted McKenna, Cork Institute of Technology
11.45am
A review of approaches to solving the problem of BIM search:Towards intelligence-assisted design

Audio Recording

Hamed Khademi, Dublin Institute of Technology
12.10pm
 Underground, overground, everywhere…

Audio Recording

John Kerrigan, Leica Geosystems
12.35pm
Intelligent Jobsites

Audio Recording

Jonathan Argue, Topcon
Theme
BIM Case Studies
Chair: Michael Murphy, BAM Ireland
11.20am
Establishing the key pillars of innovation required to execute a successful BIM strategy within  a Construction  Micro SME in Ireland

Audio Recording

Patrick Caroll, IT Carlow
11.45am
The use of BIM to deliver the Wolfson Building, Institute for Experimental Medicine, Belfast Northern Ireland.

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James Kearney, O’Hare & McGovern Ltd.
12.10pm
 Data Quality …. Does it matter to you?

Audio Recording

Andrew Bellerby, Solibri
12.35pm
BIM to FM – Delivering structured data in COBie and other formats

Audio Recording

Bobby Gallagher, DFM Systems
Theme
Digital Technologies that Support BIM
Chair: Bernard Voortman, Cummins & Voortman
11.20am
Automatic Validation of As-Is and As-Generated IFC BIMs for Advanced Scan-to-BIM Methods

Audio Recording

Dr. Shawn O’Keeffe, MMA
11.45am
Verifying BIM Deliverables with Flux.io

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Neill Reilly, Arcdox
12.10pm
Technology Integration for Complete BIM Implementation

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Ricardo Oliveira, Murphy Surveys
12.35pm
Challenge your Digital Thinking

Audio Recording

Jonathan Croft, Allplan
Theme
Procuring with BIM
Chair: Trevor Woods, Construct IT
11.20am
BIM: Building Information Management (not modelling)

Audio Recording

Malachy Mathews and Kevin Deegan, Dublin Institute of Technology
11.45am
Implementing 5D from a PQS perspective

Audio Recording

Cian Clancy, KSN Construction Consultants
12.10pm
The BIM & Scan® Platform: A Cloud-Based Cyber-Physical System for Automated  Solutions Utilising  Real & Virtual Worlds

Audio Recording

 

Shane Brodie, MMA
12.35pm
BIM & Lean integrated practices in Project Management and Procurement

Audio Recording

Dr. David Colleary, IT Sligo
Plenary
Keynotes
Chair: Professor Bill East, Owner, Prairie Sky Consulting
14.00pm
Digital Built Britain

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David Philp, Global BIM/MIC Consultancy Director, AECOM
14.3opm
Making BIM Level 2 business as usual

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Dr. Anne Kemp, Chair of UK BIM Alliance, Atkins Global
15.00pm
European public sector aims for world class construction sector

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Dr. Ilka May, CEO and partner of LocLab Consulting  and Co-Chair of the EU BIM Task Group
15.3opm
Proportionality, Policy and Pay Back – Learning from Scotland’s BIM Programme

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Paul Dodd, Associate Director, Scottish Futures Trust
Theme
BIM for FM
Chair: Kevin Rudden, Garland
16.30pm
Integration of Performance Analysis across the Building Lifecycle: The latest in Digital Design and Construction

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Gary Nixon, Integrated Environmental Solutions Limited.
16.55pm
Barriers to Benefit from Integration of Building Information with Live Data from IOT Devices during Facility Management Phase

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Zohreh Pourzolfaghar and Peter McDonnell,  Dublin City University
Theme
BIM for Government
Chair: Ken Woods, WK Nowlan Real Estate Advisors
16.30pm
Stewardship of International BIM Programmes: Lessons for Ireland

Audio Recording

Barry McAuley CitA/BICP
16.55pm
Level 1 before Level 2

Audio Recording

Robert Moore, Grangegorman Development Agency
Theme
BIM Education and Training
Chair: Ralph Montague, Arcdox
16.30pm
The potential to enhance and develop BIM capabilities of companies in the AEC sector through collaboration

Audio Recording

Gervase Cunningham, Ulster University. with third level institutions in knowledge transfer partnerships (KTPs)
16.55pm
“Tri-varsity, Inter-disciplinary BIM Workshop”, An Action Research International Example
Gordon Chisholm, Waterford IT and Frances Robertson, Sheffield Hallam University
Theme:
BIM Case Studies
Chair: Mark Costello, RPS
16.30pm
What lessons can be learned from the delivery of the first building on the Grangegorman Campus

Audio Recording

Pat O’Sullivan, Grangegorman Development Agency. using Building Information Management (BIM)?
16.55pm
An investigation into the benefits of using Building Information Modelling during the Construction Phase

Audio Recording

Brian Graham and Brook Cameron, Waterford IT. of a Schools Bundle 4 Public Private Partnership Project
Theme
Digital Technologies that Support BIM
Chair: Dr. Ken Thomas, WIT
16.30pm
IMPRESS BIM Methodology (iBIMm) – Façade Retrofit Methodology using Cloud Based Open Source BIM

Audio Recording

Adalberto Guerra Cabrera, IES Ltd.
16.55pm
BIM – Bespoke Solutions from Standard Data

Audio Recording

Duncan Reed, Trimble Solutions UK

 

Plenary           
Keynotes
Chair: Dr. Claire Penny, IBM
8.40am
HS2’s approach to BIM and Beyond

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Dr. Sonia Zahiroddiny, BIM Strategy Manager, HS2 Ltd
9.20am
Integrating Modern Construction Practices with VD

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Roar Fosse, Chief Advisor, Operational Excellence, Skanska Building Norway, Henning Habberstad, Senior Advisor BIM, Skanska Teknikk Norway
10.00am
Commercial outputs from BIM: Possibilities and Challenges

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Zoey Ritchie, Senior Consultant, PCSG
Theme
Cultural Change and BIM
Chair: Mary Flynn, Dublin City Council
11.20am
The Virtual Interactive Relationship between BIM Project Teams: Effective Communication to aid Collaboration in the Design Process

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Emma Hayes, Middlesex University and PM Group
11.45am
Better Construction through Irish BIM Regions

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Cillian Kelly, John Sisk & Son (Holdings) Ltd. and Mark Costello, RPS
12.10pm
BIM Education and Training through BIM Regions UK

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Andy Boutle, Kier Construction
12.35pm
How to Maximise BIM Adoption with a People First Approach

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Karl Thurston, BIM Consultant, Graphisoft
Theme
BIM for FM
Chair: Jimmy Kirby, Kirby Group
11.20am
Building Manager Requirement Specifications for Efficient Building Operation

Audio Recording

Sergio V. Pinheiro, University College Dublin
11.45am
Leveraging BIM to Achieve Fire Safety Code Compliance

Audio Recording

Ronan Gallagher, Letterkenny IT
12.10pm
Development of a Model View Definition (MVD) for Thermal Comfort Analyses in Commercial Buildings using BIM and EnergyPlus

Audio Recording

Fawaz Alshehri, University College Dublin
12.35pm
Project to Asset Information Handover & what clients really want

Audio Recording

Gavin O’Neill, Group BC
Theme
Digital Technologies that Support BIM
Chair: Anand Mecheri, BIM Assure
11.20am
The BIM & Scan® Platform: A Cloud-Based Cyber-Physical System for Automated Solutions Utilising Real & Virtual Worlds

Audio Recording

Dr. Shawn O’Keeffe, MMA
11.45am
The Automation of BIM for Compliance Checking: A Visual Programming Approach

Audio Recording

Jonathan Reinhardt, Datech
12.10pm
Automatic Open Standard Reporting for Dimensional Control Compliance

Audio Recording

Neil Hyland, MMA
12.35pm
Supply and Demand: Technology and Skills being utilised in Digitising Project Delivery

Audio Recording

David Purdon, Diatec
Theme
Procuring with BIM
Chair: Professor Roger West, Trinity College Dublin
11.20am
Special Education Needs (SEN) School as an example of conversion of CAD based design data and non-graphical information into Common Data environment with the use of BIM designing programme

Audio Recording

Piotr Nabzdyk, JSA Architects Ltd.
11.45am
BIM and Intellectual Property Rights in Ireland

Audio Recording

Simon Fraser, Hussey Fraser Solicitors
12.10pm
An investigation into the combined use of Graphical Programming and BIM to automate the Passive House Verification Process through the use of practical  case studies

Audio Recording

Andy McNamara, GMIT/Coffey Group Ltd
12.35pm
Digital Transformation of Construction QA Processes at Midfield Terminal, Abu Dhabi Airport Project

Audio Recording

Daniel De Silva, ZUTEC
Theme
BIM Education and Training
Chair: Dr. Roisin Murphy, Dublin Institute of Technology
11.20am
Linking Geospatial Engineering into Collaborative Multidisciplinary BIM Projects – an Educational Perspective

Audio Recording

Dr. Avril Behan, Dublin Institute of Technology
11.45am
Incorporating Building Information Modeling learning on BSc(Hons) Quantity Surveying & Commercial Management Programme

Audio Recording

Gervase Cunningham, Ulster University
12.10pm
Information Technology Skills for Site Workers

Audio Recording

Joseph Mady, Designer Group
12.35pm
MagiCAD for Revit MEP – Localised calculations and content for the UK & Irish MEP Markets

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Gavin Doherty, Managing Director, Magicad
Theme
Cultural Change Management and BIM
Chair:  Sean Downey, Construction Industry Federation
14.00pm
Digital Transformation Methodology

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Paul Shilcock, Operam
14.25pm
Managing Functionality Risk in the Building Development Process

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Dr. Louis Gunnigan, Dublin Institute of Technology
14.50pm
Best practice workflow covering file setup and organisation, direct modelling & parametric modelling, construction phasing documentation and conceptual modelling

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Samit Patel, BIM consultant and Vectorworks specialist
Theme
BIM for Government
Chair: John Kerrigan, Leica Geosystems
14.00pm
Ireland’s BIM Macro Adoption Study: Establishing Ireland’s BIM Maturity

Audio Recording

Dr. Barry McAuley CitA/BICP
14.25pm
BIM in Infrastructure: Challenges & Solutions

Audio Recording

Robert Ryan, ARUP
14.50pm
BIM + Blockchain: A Solution to the Trust Problem in Collaboration?

Audio Recording

Malachy Mathews, Dublin Institute of Technology
Theme
BIM for FM
Chair: Aonghus O’Keeffe, Roughan O’Donovan
14.00pm
GeoSpatial Data – The Benefits
Michael Durnin, Murphy Surveys
14.25pm
Delivering BIM level 2; A collaborative workflow for the entire project team

Audio Recording

Anand Mecheri, BIM Assure
14.50pm
The Life Cycle Engineer

Audio Recording

Joseph Mady, Designer Group
Theme
BIM and Gamification
Chair: Damian Duffy, NDFA
14.00pm
Inspiring the Next Generation through Game Based Learning

Audio Recording

David Comiskey, Ulster University
14.25pm
Building Games – using Unity for Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality

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Paul Vesey, Limerick IT
14.50pm
The Journey to BIM Level 2 for SMEs

Audio Recording

James Howard, Sherlayer
Plenary
Closing Session
Chair: Alan Hore, Dublin Institute of Technology and CitA
15.30pm
Ireland’s Public Sector BIM Adoption Strategy

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David O’Brien, Construction Advisor, Office of Government Procurement (No Presentation)
15.40pm
Roadmap for Digital Transition for Ireland’s Construction Industry

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John Hunt, Enterprise Ireland
15.55pm
BICP 2018/2019
Dr. Alan Hore, Dublin Institute of Technology and CitA
16.15pm
Best Paper Awards
Professor Bill East, Dublin Institute of Technology & Prairie Sky Consulting