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A user run group to educate, enhance and enlighten its members in the effective application of Revit Architecture, Engineering & Construction Design Software and related BIM tools/techniques

Upcoming events (5+)

Revit & Hololens Augmented Reality | Sponsored by BIM Holoview

A chance to learn about and experience Revit combined with BIM Hololens Augmented Reality. Please join us from 5.30pm: • 6:00pm : Welcome and Introduction • 6:05pm : Presentation/Demo: Peter Neil using the latest in mixed reality technology from Microsoft, the Hololens, with BIM Holoview to enable large 3D models of a building’s structure, services and fit-out to be viewed as you interact with the physical space they will occupy. Peter will also give an update on the recently announced (shipping later this year) Hololens 2 headset and associated services. • 7.00pm: Wrap up – Open Forum & Demo Please RSVP attendance, for catering & facility purposes $5 donation (receipt available) for Drinks and Nibbles. _________________________________________________________________________________ BIM Holoview | http://www.bimholoview.com/ BIM Holoview is a mixed reality application for viewing 3D BIM models as an overlay to the real construction space using the Microsoft HoloLens. The concept behind BIM Holoview is to give teams a clear vision of what they need to build, work through constructability issues and quickly identify mistakes. The end goal being to significantly reduce rework costs that is totaling a massive $20 billion per year globally and is contributing to the demise of construction companies both here in NZ and overseas. BIM Holoview is used by customers’ worldwide including Schipol Airport in the Netherlands, Fortis Construction on the new Facebook datacentre in New Mexico, Royal BAM Group in Europe and Hawkins Construction here in New Zealand.

Enscape catch-up - Sponsored by Read | Thomas

We are pleased to welcome back Phil Read to cover the updates to Enscape since his last visit in Jan 2018. Phil is the co-founder of Read | Thomas - an AECO consulting company focused on connecting designers, builders and owners through cross-discipline technology integration. He has nearly 25 years experience in Architecture and Engineering, including 16 years implementing Autodesk Revit. He introduced Revit to New Zealand while working with Revit Technology Inc (before Autodesk acquired it). He is also a co-author of the "Autodesk Revit Architecture" book series from Wiley publications and Global Director of Marketing & Coms for RTC Events (RTC & BILT conferences) http://twitter.com/PhilRead http://www.linkedin.com/in/readphil [masked] enscape3d.com (http://enscape3d.com/) - Realtime Rendering Plugin For Revit Read | Thomas (http://www.readthomas.com/) - Provides business continuity for teams that create buildings, products, and software. Please join us from 5.30pm: • 6:00pm : Welcome and Introduction • 6:05pm : Presentation: The latest in Enscape and more! • 7.00pm: Wrap up – Tips, Tricks & Open Forum Please RSVP attendance, for catering & facility purposes $5 donation (receipt available) for Drinks and Nibbles. • Important to know : Revit, Enscape, Rhino, Read | Thomas

RUGAKL Scheduled Meeting | Topic TBA

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Please join us from 5.30pm: • 6:00pm : Welcome and Introduction • 6:05pm : Presentation: TBC • 7.00pm: Wrap up – Tips, Tricks & Open Forum Please RSVP attendance, for catering & facility purposes $5 donation (receipt available) for Drinks and Nibbles.

RUGAKL Scheduled Meeting | Topic TBA

Jasmax

Please join us from 5.30pm: • 6:00pm : Welcome and Introduction • 6:05pm : Presentation: TBC • 7.00pm: Wrap up – Tips, Tricks & Open Forum Please RSVP attendance, for catering & facility purposes $5 donation (receipt available) for Drinks and Nibbles.

Past events (85)

Open forum with the leadership team

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