Bio-architecture and sustainability week in Modena (Italy)

Bio-architecture and sustainability week in Modena (Italy)

From 12 to 16 November 2018 in Modena the so called Week on bio-architecture and sustainability has been organized in Modena (Italy) by Energy and sustainable development agency of Modena “AESS”: 5 days, 10 work sessions, more than 90 speakers, more than 20 sponsors, many collaborations and institutions among participants, 3 different locations. Very high quality speakers, chairman, coordinators, partner companies, institutions, public administration  promoting good practices of environmental sustainability.
During the event also BIM4PLACEMENT project has been presented, watch the video-interview to Chiara Pancaldi, ITS-TEC Foundation (in Italian)…

Try our new GAME!

Try our new GAME!

A user friendly tool addressed to beginners, to simulate the differences between a traditional process and a BIM process in building and construction.
We have selected easy instruments, connected to the most famous building game: Lego game.
No technical competences in using BIM are required to play the game.
You can play the game in two way: traditional and BIM
The aim is to finish as quickly as possible your building
which kind of process will be the faster? and why?

New Professional Qualification about BIM released in Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy)

New Professional Qualification about BIM released in Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy)

A very important result of BIM4PLACEMENT project has been achieved: the 19/11/2018 the new professional qualification (EQF 5) called “Tecnico in modellazione BIM” (BIM Modelling Technician) has been created and approved by Emilia-Romagna regional authority.

The qualification has been officially inserted in the section “Progettazione e Costruzione edile” (Building and construction) of the regional catalogue for professional qualifications of Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy).

Bologna (Italy) – A successful final conference!

Bologna (Italy) – A successful final conference!

About 180 participants were at the project final conference: it has been very nice to see a big number of students and teachers from vocational schools participating to the conference. Moreover, some representatives of regional public authorities and a group of 25 professionals associated to AEEBC coming from various European countries were there.
We presented the project general aims and context in the 3 different participating Countries (Italy, Finland and Norway) and the research “BIM as a driver for innovation and employment”, an overview at European level about the use of BIM and the existing BIM-related professional profiles. All partners described…

Last project transnational meeting

Ferrara, October 17th-18th 2018 – The last project transnational meeting among partners is done! Everything is ready for the final conference, we checked organization, slides, catering, dissemination materials… we are ready.

We also planned project activities from now to the end of the project, output revision and translation in national languages and in English, other dissemination initiatives at local level.
The external monitor joined us and gave a feedback on the projects results up to now.
Here some pictures taken during the meeting…

Final event in Bologna – October 19th 2018

Final event in Bologna – October 19th 2018

The project final conference will take place in the framework of the Bologna International Fair for Building and Construction (SAIE). This event lasts 4 days, it is one of the the major European events in building and construction and it is visited by more than 93.000 visitors from 90 Countries.

Objective of the conference is to present the intellectual outputs of the project to relevant stakeholders: universities, schools, VET training centers, private companies, industrial associations, trade unions and local and international public institutions, organizations and media. 

Final conference programme in English and in Italian available …

Ferrara (Italy) – The training of trainers about BIM started

Ferrara (Italy) – The training of trainers about BIM started

Here a picture of the first day of the course organized by Centoform in collaboration with University of Ferrara (Dept. of Architecture), IIS Aleotti and ITS Territorio Energia Costruire. The course started today and will continue on September 6-10-12-14 @ IIS Aleotti.

The course aims at providing a first introduction to Building Information Modeling, focusing in particular on the following BIM aspects:
– effectiveness of 3D modeling with particular reference to the communicative dimension towards non-experts;
– effectiveness in incorporating changes in the early design phases
– importance of the collaborative dimension between different professionals / disciplinary fields
– importance of having updated information “in real time”.
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Local Training of Trainers about BIM in Italy

Local Training of Trainers about BIM in Italy

Centoform, in collaboration with the local partners ITS TEC and IIS Aleotti, is organizing a training of trainers about BIM. The 5 days course called “DIGITALIZZAZIONE DEL PROCESSO EDILIZIO – INTRODUZIONE AL BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING (BIM)” will take place in Ferrara (Italy) during the first half of September 2018.

Participants are teachers and trainers from secondary schools and ITS (Higher Technical Institutes), in particular the ones teaching CAT and elettrotechnics related subjects.
Topics of the course:

– The Erasmus project BIM4Placement – Brief …

Comparative analysis on BIM available in Italian, Finnish and Norwegian

Comparative analysis on BIM available in Italian, Finnish and Norwegian

The comparative report BIM AS A DRIVER FOR INNOVATION AND EMPLOYMENT is now available also in Italian, Finnish and Norwegian languages. Please read more for downloadable versions.

Here a first look to the table of contents:

1 INTRODUCTION
1.1 Scope of the overall project: BIM4PLACEMENT
1.2 Purpose of the report

2 STATE OF THE ART OF BIM IN FINLAND
2.1 General BIM organizations in Finland …

New comparative report about BIM is now available online

New comparative report about BIM is now available online

The report BIM AS A DRIVER FOR INNOVATION AND EMPLOYMENT is now available online.

It includes a comparative analysis of the existing professional qualification in the 3 participating
countries (Italy, Finland and Norway), the analysis of the state of the art regarding BIM and its application in the 3 Countries and extensive references on the subject.

The report will be soon available also in Italian, Finnish and Norwegian.

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