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Weekly Roundup – 2018.02

The BIMsider’s favourite posts from the world of BIM –  for the week of Jan. 7th – Jan. 13th, 2018.


I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with a post from the Autodesk University Blog about the top speakers of #AU2017. Congrats to all the winners!

And the Award Goes to…: Top-Rated Sessions from AU Las Vegas 2017

2) If you have not started your new year’s resolution (or maybe you’ve already blown it like me) then take a look at this post from the Andekan Blog.

5 Revit Family Resolutions for 2018

3) I always keep my Revit background white, but I know people that do lie to change it, and never knew about this issue until I read this post from BIM Chapters.

Changing the Revit Background Color – Use Caution

BIM Chapters Update – Week of 7 January 2018

4) This is a new blog (BILT Academy Blog) and a cool new idea from the folks over at BILT EUR.

May we introduce … BILT Academy

5) Staying on the BILT theme, here are some post worth ready from the RTC News Blog.

Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics

Committee Confessions: Epilogue – Citizen of a Strange Land


Welcome aboard, Ellie!

6) Be careful what you wish for…you just might get it like Laura did! (BIM Freak).

BIM and 2018

7) This week Luke from What Revit Wants should use a pretty cool if maybe a little risky, way to batch relinquish all mine.

Free Macro to Batch Relinquish All Mine from Multiple Revit Files

8) If you are new to Revit Structure or just haven’t used the analysis tools in a while you should check out this post from the Autodesk Revit Structure blog.

An Overview of Structural Analysis for Revit

9) This post from ARCHITECT Magazine might just be the future of housing.

Alkmaar Housing

10) I will end this week’s Roundup with a couple of post about this week CES 2018 from Futurism

The Top Transformative Tech Trends From CES 2018

CES 2018: Most Absurd Technologies To Come

Until next week,


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