Come along for a heckle if you’re around! JRead more "Next world tour stop….Brighton!"
Two questions I give the odd talk now and then, and recently I’ve started by asking two questions: 1 – What kind of built environment industry do you want to be part of? Leave as a legacy for your friends, family, communities and society at large? 2 – Secondly what are you prepared to do […]Read more "“BIM, Digital Life, the Universe and Everything…”"
You might know “1066 and all that : A memorable history of England,” by Yeatman and Sellar. They introduce the concepts of GOOD and BAD things. I’d like to introduce you to 3 GOOD things. No brainers. Support one, support them all, but do something about it today! GOOD THING #1 Class of Your Own, […]Read more "Good things…can’t even give them away these days……..!"
“Heriot Watt University fully supports the DEC initiative and are delighted to participate. Our staff and students involved have been blown away by the responses from pupils. Working with the young talented pupils at Drummond High School has been inspirational for all involved. Developing their knowledge of the various roles undertaken in the built environment is […]Read more "Heriot Watt report shows clear evidence of the benefit of Design Engineer Construct!"
You may or may not be aware that our beloved UK suite of BIM standards, the 1192 series are gradually migrating to the ISO 19650, firstly parts 1 and 2 later this year. They have served us well, but time to move on to a bigger stage and the next phase of the journey. The […]Read more "Going…going…gone!"
Digital life 2018 Digital transformation is perhaps a rather esoteric concept. It’s all out there isn’t it? It’s for other people. It concerns them, their business, but in reality is all this really going to affect me in anyway at all? We are all in heads down mode, trying to make a crust, keep business […]Read more "DIGITAL LIFE 2018"
So…..first blog of the year goes to my great friend Alison Watson. Alison has just awarded the MBE for her tireless work in the education sector with Class Of Your Own and DEC! Details here.https://designengineerconstruct.com I’ve known Alison for several years know and been involved in COYO. Her drive, passion, determination, vision and sometimes sheer […]Read more "Alison Watson MBE"
You might have seen an article on BIM+ about our recent meeting of the BIM Regions Champs and some commitments we have made. You can read it here: http://www.bimplus.co.uk/news/bim-regions-outl3ines-plans-bo3ost-wom5en-bim/ My/response is as below. Sarah Rock, our Champs lead on Inclusion and Diversity will also be responding. Cheers! JOHN. 50/50 Regions response: I want to respond […]Read more "#50/50 – BIM Regions and diversity"