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The Podcast Roundup – Episode 005 – Jan. 28th – Feb. 3rd, 2018.

The BIMsider’s favourite Podcasts, Vodcasts and Videos from the world of AEC and BIM –  for the week of Jan. 28th – Feb. 3rd, 2018.

I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with the first episode from Dynamo NEXT season 3 with Ryan Cameron.

Dynamo NEXT – S3Ep1 Quilted Dome | Part 1


2) Podcast – from Bill, Carol and Carl of the BluePrints Podcast.


Summary from Podcast website:

“In this episode, Carl learns the value of using sketch to scale and making tool sets with a set scale, from Carol and Bill.

3) Podcast – from Brittanie of Constructrr

Principles For Deploying City as a Platform

Summary from Podcast website:

“Today, we are speaking with Carl Piva, Managing Director at for the Smart Cities Initiative. and he’s developed the City as a Platform Manifesto. We discuss the ten common principles for driving smart city success. He says that with these business model principles, cities can become regional or global knowledge hubs and innovation centers. We also talk about how the built environment drives a better open data economy, and how to start impacting cities by doing a simple efficient, simple life for people.”

4) Podcast – from The ConTechCrew

ConTechCrew 105: Fostering Innovation in Technology with Allison Scott from Skanska

Summary from Podcast website:

Allison Scott of Skanska was kind enough to visit with The ConTechCrew about her thoughts on the adoption of technology shaping the world we live in. Allison also brought her inside knowledge on the new documentary Hard Hatted Woman, the experience of the 3% of women in construction trades. The Crew also talked the latest in tech news headlines from the AI keeping construction projects on track, to smartphones transformed into construction tools – you won’t want to miss a minute!”

5) Vodcast – From the JBKnowledge YouTube Channel.

ConTech Tuesday: Bluebeam for the Back Office

Summary from Vodcast website:

“Jeff Sample, the Ironman of IT, showcases Bluebeam, Inc. for this week’s episode. Check out the video and then go visit for more info!”

6) Videos – From Joe at BIMedge – it was a busy week.

BIMedge Array Without Grouping

BIMedge Automated Numbering Grids Levels and Rooms

BIMedge Chain select Tab Tab Multiple Pick Lines

BIMedge Dimension Entire walls

BIMedge Families View scale, Dimension layout and XY Plan Z Front

7) Podcast – From Nono of Getting Simple

Will Robots Simplify Your Life with Jose Luis García del Castillo y López

Summary from Podcast website:

“Hello, and welcome to The Getting Simple Podcast. In this episode, Jose Luis Garcia del Castillo y López (@garciadelcast) and Nono talk about providing alternative access to robot control, education, simple living, and more.”

8) Video – From the Danny Bentley YouTube Channel

Revit C# Beginner’s Guide on how to Create Shared Parameters

Summary from the YouTube Channel:

“Using the Revit API with C# how to create shared parameters.”

Until next week,



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