While industry continues to grapple with implementing BIM Level 2, some lead, others are thinking about following. Others don’t care but I have a feeling they soon will! There will come a time, perhaps within a decade, and for some much sooner, when Level 2 will be far behind us. We won’t even talk about […]Read more "Brave New World – BIM As Usual…"
We held our latest quarterly Alliance forum last week. We had to get a bigger room at the IET in Savoy Place. (Big shout out to Rick Hartwig and the IET team for their constant support – thank you guys!) Around 75 of us were together to listen to the latest update on the progress […]Read more "UK BIM Alliance – The end………..of the beginning!*"
If you haven’t come across Jaron Lanier yet, I suggest you do! His career goes right back to the early days of BIM related VR/AR and I like his thinking and approach precisely because he challenges the status quo, and set patterns of rigid parochialism and hierarchies. Try his other books “Who owns the future?” […]Read more "The future of VR"
Evolve or die! Pevsner talked about the Zeitgeist, or the Spirit of the Age. I wonder how he would have summed up where we are now? Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I don’t like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that. – Bill […]Read more "Look forward or look back? – Evolve or die!"
Hey there. Greetings Earthlings. Found this on a website a while ago “Corporations will own… The next horizon of innovation We have entered a decade of disruption of large corporate business models, driven by a step change in the power of technology and the audacity and speed of start-ups. To be fit for the future, […]Read more "Sssshhh!!!! – Don’t mention Level 2! Hey! It’s crunchy dog time!"
And we all are! Looking around my home, let’s do a count… Smart tv’s. DVD/video player. Laptops. Printer/scanners. Wifi Hub Router and extenders. Smart phones. Tablets. Fitbits. In my home life I’m a self taught ICT consultant. Every week I guarantee comes the call…”Jonty! The XYZ isn’t working!” I’m on call 24/7/365! But seriously as […]Read more "I AM TECHNOLOGIST"
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?"