Episode Twenty One – Open Source Part 3

Welcome to the BILT Academy Podcast!

Our twenty-first episode has been curated by our guest BILT Academy correspondent and previous BILT Academy Podcast guest Mark Wieringa. This month’s podcast is the 3rd in our 4 part series on Open Source, and in this episode, Mark interviews Dion Moult.

For this episode, Mark had the pleasure of interviewing Dion Moult about open source and BlenderBIM. 

Here are this month’s interviewees: 

  1. Dion Moult, Emerging Digital Engineering Manager at Lendlease and primary developer behind the Blender BIM Add-on.

Dion Moult has worked in software development, architecture, and the construction industry, and is the primary developer behind the BlenderBIM Add-on. He has been involved in a wide range of open-source projects for over a decade. These projects include the Gentoo Linux distribution, KDE project for desktop environments, Blender for 3D content creation, FreeCAD for parametric solid modelling, Radiance for light simulation, OpenStreetMaps / OpenStreetCam for GIS and computer vision datasets, and IfcOpenShell for BIM and open-data tools for the built environment.  

Dion Moult

Some resources from this month’s episode:

Dion’s contact details:

LinkedIn: Dion Moult 

Twitter: @BlenderBIM

Episode Twenty Two – Coming April 28th, 2022

We return on April 28th with our final episode of a 4-part series on open source.

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