Thursday, March 31, 2011

Check out the BIM for AEC curriculum created by a Stanford professor!

Help prepare the next generation of architecture, engineering, and construction management students for professional practice by exploring building information modeling (BIM) sustainable design practices along with integrated project delivery (IPD) concepts. Students and graduates can more fluidly design and communicate, test and plan using BIM models in an IPD framework. The BIM Curriculum contains an Instructor Guide that highlights essential concepts and learning goals and is accompanied by comprehensive teaching tools.


FOLLOW THIS LINK TO GET THE REST OF THE ARTICLE


http://students.autodesk.com/ama/orig/bim2010/Start.htm

Autodesk University Class Submission is NOW OPEN!

Check out the class suggestion forum, and vote for us! We've come up with 7 ideas, and think they are very pertinent to the industry at this time!



Tuesday, March 29, 2011

GET EXCITED ABOUT REVIT ARCHITECTURE 2012!

Some things to look forward to with REVIT ARCHITECTURE 2012!

Extended Workflow:

     CONSTRUCTION MODELING
     ENHANCED ENERGY ANALYSIS
     POINT CLOUDS
     INTEROPERABILITY ENHANCEMENTS

Collaboration & Performance:

     PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS
     REVIT SERVER
     CITRIX READY APPLICATION
     ENHANCED WORKSHARING
     VAULT COLLABORATION AEC

Enhance Productivity:

     FAMILY EDITOR AND CONCEPTUAL    DESIGN TOOLS
     SMOOTHER VISUALIZATION
     ENHANCED USER EXPERIENCE



  

Monday, March 28, 2011

SAVE THE DATE!

It's that time of year again! TIME FOR PROSOFT'S POWER LAUNCH

Join us for this incredible FREE EVENT showcasing the new Autodesk 2012 products and over 15 industry specific breakout sessions for your to choose from.

     BOISE, IDAHO                                                   LOCATION: Red Lion Hotel - Boise, ID
DATE: Wednesday, May 4th, 2011                                                                 1800 Fairview Avenue                                                      
TIME: 8:30 - 4:30 (Lunch Provided)

     SOUTH JORDAN, UTAH                                     LOCATION:  Noah's - South Jordan, UT
DATE: Tuesday, May 17th, 2011                                                                    322 West 11000 South                                                       
TIME: 8:30 - 4:30 (Lunch Provided)


SEATING IS LIMITED!! Call ProSoft to RSVP Today!!
Course Registration begins Monday, April 18th.

Toll Free: 888-263-0393
www.prosoftnet.com

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

AutoCAD 2012 System Requirements

For all those excited about the release of AutoCAD 2012, here are the system requirements from Autodesk:



Tuesday, March 8, 2011

BOISE, ID Civil 3D User Group


Interested in join the Boise, ID Area Civil 3D User Group??? Visit their website @ http://www.boiseusergroups.org/