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Geodesign Provides a Means to Address the Urgency of Planning a Sustainable Future

January 22, 2015 - in Event Coverage, Featured, Modeling

Jack Dangermond, founder and president of Esri, opened the sixth annual Geodesign Summit at Esri headquarters in Redlands, Calif. this morning. The goal of the event is to advance methods and the science behind geodesign. Geography as the science, and geodesign…

Visit the Geodesign Summit 2015 Exhibitor Map

January 19, 2015 - in Announcement, Event Coverage, Events

The Geodesign Summit 2015 will be held in Redlands, Calif., from Jan. 22-23. This “transdisciplinary” event has a place for anyone looking to help…

Autodesk University Kicks Off with a Dynamic Main Stage Address

December 2, 2014 - in Event Coverage, Featured, Modeling

This year's Autodesk University kicked off in Las Vegas for the 22nd time. The more than 10,000 attendees are reportedly made up of 50% new attendees.…

Autodesk Speaks to Today’s Challenges in the Infrastructure Symposium

The Infrastructure Symposium took place today in Las Vegas on the eve of the larger Autodesk University event. Amar Hanspal, Senior Vice-President of the IPG Product group, took to the stage and spoke to the great importance of infrastructure worldwide with…

Trimble Concludes its 7th International User Conference with Record Breaking Attendance

November 10, 2014 - in Corporate, Event Coverage

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2014—Trimble (TRMB) opened its 7th international users conference on Monday with more than 4,200 registered attendees from 83 countries around the world. Dimensions 2014 provided insight into how information technologies are redefining…

Keith Bentley on Where We’ve Come from and Where We’re Going #yii2014

Keith Bentley, founder and CTO of Bentley Systems, spoke to the waves of innovation taking place in the computing field as well as some perspective on what's coming next. Bentley has been around for 30 years, and looking back 30 years beyond that reveals many…

Providing an Information Perspective on Capital Projects #YII2014

November 6, 2014 - in Event Coverage, Modeling, Planning

We heard from Edward Merrow, with Independent Project Analysis and author of Industrial Megaprojects, in London today at Bentley's Year in Infrastructure event. The project perspective that was provided mentioned that projects that fail, usually fail early…

High Speed 2 Coming to England with BIM Leading the Way #YII2014

We heard today from Prof. Andrew McNaughton, the technology director of the High Speed 2 (HS2) project at Bentley's Year in Infrastructure Conference.  HS2 is betting big on BIM, and will stretch the technology through this 42 billion GBP ($80B) project.…

Bentley Makes Some Major Announcements at their Year in Infrastructure Event #YII2014

November 3, 2014 - in Corporate, Event Coverage, Modeling

Bentley Systems meets in London this week for their Year in Infrastructure event, featuring their BE Inspired customer project showcase. The company had some major announcements that the company's CEO, Greg Bentley, detailed. The 2014 Bentley Infrastructure…

HP Leaps Into 3D with their Blended Reality Vision for both 3D Printing and Immersive Computing

HP revealed new products today that aim to humanize and blend 2D with the 3D. They call the vision Blended Reality, and are reimagining 3D printing and 3D computing with both a new printer and a new computer. The 3D printer offering addresses speed, cost…