Author Archives: Shaun Farrell

About Shaun Farrell

I have been involved in the construction sector since 1986 and over the years I have seen things change dramatically. Much of the change has been directly as a result of technology. This blog will be about the key combinations of People, Process and Technology. Any views expressed here are strictly my own.

Autodesk University Moscow Keynote

Risk is that we ignore trends and our competitors don’t. Trends * Growth of cloud computing * Digital everything * Machine learning 35th Anniversary of Autodesk and autocad.  What do we do with cloud/infinite computing.  Generative design for the mass market. … Continue reading

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BIM and “For Information”.

Hello there readers (I am sure there are a few of you left). Something that always makes me smile is when “things” are issued for information. What exactly does that mean? Rather than explore that here I will make two … Continue reading

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@BIMShowLive 2017 ‘Auf Wiedersehen, BIM – an International Perspective

‘Auf Wiedersehen, BIM – an International PerspectiveAcross the globe data is becoming a critical raw material of the modern construction organisation turning that into meaningful insight will drive a new wave of sector innovation. As we enter a new cognitive … Continue reading

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@BIMShowLive 2017 “Let’s Get Judgmental” – Analyzing & processing Revit Projects for automated output & validation of COBie data

“Let’s Get Judgmental” – Analyzing & processing Revit Projects for automated output & validation of COBie dataThis session will present how real-life architectural projects have used Dynamo Studio to accelerate time consuming challenges like model maintenance/auditing Revit models, verify the … Continue reading

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@BIMShowLive 2017 opening address and keynote

Chairs Opening AddressSpeaker: Simon Rawlinson, VIEW BIOG Have we been doing the right thing? Construction leadership council is focused on digital, manufacturing and performance. (In that order) We are challenged by the complexity of what we do. We have to … Continue reading

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@BIMShowLive 2017 my picks for day 2

Chairs Opening AddressSpeaker: Simon Rawlinson, VIEW BIOG Keynote – Nell Watson Speaker: Nell Watson, VIEW BIOG Then “Let’s Get Judgmental” – Analyzing & processing Revit Projects for automated output & validation of COBie data This session will present how real-life … Continue reading

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@BIMShowLive Do you REALLY want Manufacturers content

Do you REALLY want Manufacturers content? Success stories in re-purposing MFG Content for BIMWhen adopting BIM, the longest slog is creating the family files that you’ll need to generate your designs productively – but there is so much great content … Continue reading

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