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LOD Specification Revealed!

  • Oct 15, 2013 · 6:00 PM
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After two years of work, the AGC BIMForum and AIA have published the first industry specification for the reliability of building information modeling data - the Level of Development (LOD) Specification 2013. 

James Vandezande served as the chair of the Exterior Enclosure sub-group for the LOD Spec. James will introduce the document and share some insight behind the robust deliberations conducted in the work group.

About the Speaker:

James is a registered architect and Principal at HOK in New York. He is a firm-wide BIM leader and member of HOK’s Project Delivery Board. He is an active participant in the buildingSMART alliance including development of the National BIM Standard-US and has participated in the development of the LOD Specification with the AGC BIMForum and AIA. James founded the NYC Revit Users Group and is the author of the Mastering Revit Architecture series of technical books.

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Twitter: @jvandezande @HOKbuildSMART



Can't attend in person? Set your Meetup RSVP to 'No' and register for the webcast here

Food and beverages will be provided by group sponsor Microsol Resources.

AIA Continuing Education credits are provided by Bradford Construction and organized by NYC RUG VP Aaron Gonzales of JBB.

GotoWebinar & service is provided by SOM.

The meeting space is provided by Pratt Institute Center for Continuing & Professional Studies.

High Performance Cloud Computing Workstation provided by Adam Glass of Advance2000.

Liability insurance funding provided by Case.

Administrative support provided by Array Architects.

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  • jigar

    Thanks so much iLKAY

    1 · October 16, 2013

  • iLKAY S.

    For those who missed this event can watched the video ,please see the link:

    1 · October 16, 2013

  • Jerrod K.

    Very informative and great presentation of the material. Well done, James.

    October 16, 2013

  • jigar

    can't wait to see recorded webinar. Hopefully it recorded properly

    October 15, 2013

  • Rick D.

    Very interesting content. Will look forward to seeing how this evolves.

    October 15, 2013

  • Eugene K

    Thanks to all the sponsors for the sandwiches and iced tea, John for the presentation. It was sometimes hard to follow because of it's really new orientation, and there were times I thought I reached some real understanding just to learn that I had the wrong idea of it. LOD download worked and 125 pages to go, then I'll understand. After the seminar I'm miles ahead of where I was before it. You guys are really professionals!

    October 15, 2013

  • Stanley F.

    Great content and discussions. Networking a plus.

    October 15, 2013

  • Levi D.

    Same question here, is this going to be broadcasted?

    October 15, 2013

    • James V.

      Yes, see the Meetup page for registration.

      October 15, 2013

  • Shzamir G.

    Just got back from attending the Fall BIM Forum in Denver. Looking forward to this as well

    October 9, 2013

  • Carl B.

    Glad the meetings are now on Tuesdays.

    September 11, 2013

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