The BILT Academy Podcast -Episode Three – BIM at School

On Thursday, August 27th Episode Three of the BILT Academy Podcast went live.

Our Third episode is a timely episode that has been curated by our BILT Academy correspondent Daniel. This month’s podcast is a Science and Academic podcast, and in it, Daniel interviews two industry experts about the topic of BIM at school

In this episode, we will explore the future of technologies in Education and educating about future technologies. We will review these aspects from different angles with the help of out two remarkable interviewees. We will not only reflect on the future but also visit the past as well as capturing the moment, especially how remote education and its tools not only hold the promise in unprecedented circumstances but also enhances the digital divide.

 Michael McGuire, an Architectural Technologist with 19 years’ experience in the design and delivery of Digital Construction education.  He is passionate about education as his students have twice won the WorldSkills UK National BIM competition and his college course just won the BIM Show Live, best BIM Training Programme! 

On the back of all this success, Michael was recently appointed as the Training Manager for the WorldSkills UK BIM Squad and is responsible for the training of team UK’s BIM competitors at WorldSkills in Shanghai in 2021 and since we held our last physical event in Scotland back in October 2019, we have continued to work closely with Michael and his colleagues at the New College Lanarskhire in Motherwell 

300Michael McGuire
  • The digitalization of education for the AEC industry with Martin Taurer of LivingRoomCraftZ. Martin is a recovering architect and head of technology at LivingRoomCraftZ in the Netherlands. Martin’s profound and in-depth knowledge of multi-interdisciplinary processes and technologies not only keeps him in demand as guest lecturer on prestigious universities throughout Europe, he also holds a permanent role at local faculties such as the Hanze with a focus on BIM methodologies. 
Martin Taurer

Episode Four – Coming September 24th

Be sure to tune in for our next episode on September 24th, 2020, which will be a Technology episode. This episode will be curated by BILT Academy correspondent David as he explores Automation within the Building Industry from different angles with the help of industry experts.

How to Listen to The BILT Academy Podcast

You can listen on The BILT Academy Podcast website, or right here on the BILT Academy blog by going to the Podcast tab.

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If you enjoyed the podcast please like and subscribe. You can also give us a follow on Social Media to stay up to date on all things BILT Academy and BILT Academy Podcast.

We would like to thank our podcast technology sponsor BIM Track for their continued support of BILT Academy.

The BILT Academy Podcast – Episode Two – Digital Twins

On Thursday, July 30th Episode Two of the BILT Academy Podcast went live.

Our second episode is a great one that has been curated by our BILT Academy correspondent Julia. This month’s podcast is a BIM Praxis podcast, and in it, Julia interviews two industry experts about the topic of Digital Twins.

During the podcast, we discuss Digitals Twins from a strategic standpoint, as well as learning the difference between a Digital As-built and a Digital Twin.

  • Digital Twins from a Strategic point of view with Cristina Savian of Be-Wise. Cristina not only holds an abundance of academic and industry pedigree, but she is also an international Agent Provocateur on the topic of Digital Twins and many other revolutionary processes within the building industry and an inspiration to all of us in her leadership role. 
Cristina Savian
  • Digital As-builts with Michael Richert of BIM6D. Michael is a certified MEP Engineer in Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) and Building Information Modelling (BIM) by Stanford University in California and the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland. He is also an infinite source of expertise based on a successful 30 years career and a human Swiss Army Knife when tough questions need to be answered. 
Michael Richert

Episode Three – Coming August 27th

Be sure to tune in for our next episode on August 27th, 2020, which will be a Science/Academic episode. This episode will be curated by BILT Academy correspondent Daniel as he explores BIM from a science and academic point of view with the help of an industry expert.

How to Listen to The BILT Academy Podcast

You can listen on The BILT Academy Podcast website, or right here on the BILT Academy blog by going to the Podcast tab.

You can also check out The BILT Academy Podcast on your favourite podcast app or service by clicking the icons below.

If your podcast app or service of choice is not listed above, no worries we are on many others. You can access the full list of all the podcast apps and services we are available on over at The BILT Academy Podcast Website. Just click on the “More” button to see the list and click on the logo of your choice to add the podcast to your feed. Still don’t see what you are looking for try searching “The BILT Academy Podcast” in your favourite app or service and our feed should appear, if all else fails our RRS feed should do the trick.

If you enjoyed the podcast please like and subscribe. You can also give us a follow on Social Media to stay up to date on all things BILT Academy and BILT Academy Podcast.

We would like to thank our podcast technology sponsor BIM Track for their continued support of BILT Academy.

The BILT Academy Podcast – Episode One – BIM Technologies

On Thursday, June 25th Episode One of the BILT Academy Podcast was published.

This is our first full episode and has been curated by our BILT Academy correspondent David. This month’s podcast is a technical podcast, and in it, David interviews a brilliant cast of experts. 

During the podcast, we cover 4 topics with the help of 5 industry experts:

  • Revit 2021 with guests Desiree Mackey of GEI Consultants & Brian Mackey of BD Mackey Consulting. An international building industry power couple and an unlimited source of disciplinary knowledge and high-end expertise in structural engineering and applied technologies based in Westminster, the United States.
Desiree Mackey
Brian Mackey
Nathan Hildebrant
  • VR (Virtual Reality) with guest Johan Hanegraaf of Arkio who is based in Delft in the Netherlands. Johan is the VR expert leading the building industry in applying gamified design solutions to what VR is and how it is used within the building industry.
Johan Hanegraaf
  • AR & XR (Augmented and Mixed Reality) with guest Greg Demchak of Bentley Systems from Cambridge in the United States. Since studying computational design at the MIT school of architecture, Greg has pursued a passion for designing digital modelling interfaces for the AEC industry. His career progressed from designing for 3D simulation to 4D simulation. His most recent exploration involves moving the human-computer user experience into “mixed reality” where screens, keyboards and mice are no longer required.
Greg Demchak

Episode Two – Coming July 30th

Be sure to tune in for our next episode on July 30th, 2020, which will be a BIM Praxis episode. This episode will be curated by BILT Academy correspondent Julia as she explores Digital Twins and As-built Documentation with some industry expert interviews.

How to Listen to The BILT Academy Podcast

You can listen on The BILT Academy Podcast website, or right here on the BILT Academy blog by going to the Podcast tab.

You can also check out The BILT Academy Podcast on your favourite podcast app or service by clicking the icons below.

If your podcast app or service of choice is not listed above, no worries we are on many others. You can access the full list of all the podcast apps and services we are available on over at The BILT Academy Podcast Website. Just click on the “More” button to see the list and click on the logo of your choice to add the podcast to your feed. Still don’t see what you are looking for try searching “The BILT Academy Podcast” in your favourite app or service and our feed should appear, if all else fails our RRS feed should do the trick.

If you enjoyed the podcast please like and subscribe. You can also give us a follow on Social Media to stay up to date on all things BILT Academy and BILT Academy Podcast.

We would like to thank our podcast technology sponsor BIM Track for their continued support of BILT Academy.

Introducing The BILT Academy Podcast

On May 28th, 2020 The BILT Academy Podcast was born, with the publishing of Episode Zero!

Our Episode Zero was an introduction to what the BILT Academy is about and what we look forward to sharing with our audience in future episodes of the Podcast.

Our podcast will be published monthly, with each episode being filled with news, insights, and knowledge from within and around the building industry. We will be touching base on the academic, scientific, technology and BIM related topics that keep our building industry turning, so we can keep YOU the listener apprised and in the know. 

Each month the podcast will focus on one of three areas of interest: 

  1. Technology 
  2. BIM Praxis 
  3. Science/Academic 

Each episode will be thoughtfully curated, based on the topic by our BILT Acadamy correspondents via research and industry expert interviews. 

Be sure to tune in for our first full episode on June 25th, 2020, where our focus will be Technology.

How to Listen to The BILT Academy Podcast

You can listen on The BILT Academy Podcast website, or right here on the BILT Academy blog by going to the Podcast tab.

You can also check out The BILT Academy Podcast on your favourite podcast app or service by clicking the icons below.

If your podcast app or service of choice is not listed above, no worries we are on many others. You can access the full list of all the podcast apps and services we are available on over at The BILT Academy Podcast Website. Just click on the “More” button to see the list and click on the logo of your choice to add the podcast to your feed. Still don’t see what you are looking for try searching “The BILT Academy Podcast” in your favourite app or service and our feed should appear, if all else fails our RRS feed should do the trick.

If you enjoyed the podcast please like and subscribe. You can also give us a follow on Social Media to stay up to date on all things BILT Academy and BILT Academy Podcast.

We would like to thank our podcast technology sponsor BIM Track for their continued support of BILT Academy.