I was having lunch with a friend this week and we were talking as you do. I don’t know how we got on to the subject but it became a conversation about why I’m doing what I’m doing. I guess for me I’ve always had that feeling I don’t fit somehow. I just seem to […]Read more "WHY JONTS? WHY?"
For Immediate Release: 1 June 2016 BIM Regions launch their new website On June 1st, 2016 BIM Regions launched their brand new website. http://bimregions.co.uk/ As you know the BIM Regions were set up in partnership with the Construction Industry Council and the BIM Task Group in 2012 to support the UK BIM programme. The aim […]Read more "BIM Regions – New website – www.bimregions.co.uk"
“Today is BIM Mandate Day!” – so said some news releases on the 4th of April a few weeks ago. With great timing I was delivering a BIM Level 2 course for Digital Node and BSI in Birmingham the same day! Back in 2011, the then newly published Government Construction Strategy said this: “2.32 Government […]Read more "UK BIM Level 2 – What is the fuss all about? Does it really matter?"
Perhaps it’s more of a symbol now. BIM is an imperfect acronym. Strangely it misrepresents the very stuff it is supposed to describe! But it’s the only term that most people understand when we’re talking about this stuff, even if they don’t understand or even agree on the details. Anyway, we were discussing stuff like […]Read more "BIM as a metaphor for change…"
The videos from the last meeting are now live at these links: · “I Have The Best Job In The World” by Richard Lane. http://www.theb1m.com/video/i-have-the-best-job-in-the-world-richard-lane · “BIM Is Like Going On Holiday” by Terry Stocks. http://www.theb1m.com/video/bim-is-like-going-on-holiday-terry-stocks · “How Does BIM Impact Design?” by Casey Rutland. http://www.theb1m.com/video/how-does-bim-impact-design-casey-rutland The London + South East BIM Region playlist is […]Read more "#BeginBIM – London and South East BIM Regions with the University of Westminster"
As much as our industry is about organisations, businesses and institutions, it is people that meet, trade, connect and collaborate or not? It is people that make teams, movements and create success. At what point does a wishful dream become a crystallised idea, a concept, a discussion, an action, a group, a movement, a following, […]Read more "3 million people – the power of mass"
Brighton UK 3rd September 2015 For immediate release Please circulate to your networks, tweet etc. Thanks! Sarah Rock and the South East BIM Hub The South East BIM Hub announces that Sarah Rock ( @sarahrocklaw ) is joining John Eynon as joint BIM champ for the South East. Sarah is an Associate at law firm […]Read more "@sarahrocklaw – #southeastbimhub"
This has been on my mind for some time. There’s two strands of thought here…firstly… A change of key Firstly I think there’s a chord change in the way that BIM is being talked about now. Much more emphasis on what we actually have to do, how to make it work, and how to change […]Read more "Happy goldfish bowl everybody!"