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The Podcast Roundup – Episode 011 – Mar.11th – Mar. 17th, 2018.

The BIMsider’s favourite Podcasts, Vodcasts and Videos from the world of AEC and BIM –  for the week of Mar. 11th – Mar. 17th, 2018.

I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off a video from Danny Bentley’s YouTube Channel.

DynamoBIM Python Beginner’s Guide how to create an instance shared parameter

2) Podcast – From Bill, Kristina & Charlie from BIMThoughts


Summary from Podcast website:

“In this episode Robert Fink, Associate and Design Technology Director at Quinn Evans Architects, explains how BIM is leveraged to document historic buildings and shares what it took to develop a model for Mt. Vernon with Bill, Kristina, and Charlie. During the conversation, Robert explains the unique modeling challenges that exist when modeling an American landmark and an enduring tribute to George Washington.”

3) Video – From the Philadelphia Dynamo User Group (PDUG)

Philadelphia Dynamo User Group & PEA – March 13 – Stories from a Dynamo User

4) Podcast – From Brittanie of Constructrr

Decentralized Knowledge Inventory Platform for the Built Environment

Summary from Podcast website:

Dan Robles is one of the founders of the Integrated Engineering Blockchain Consortium. He talks about the engineering profession from a traditional segmented hierarchy structure to a network structure like common database called the engineering Body of Knowledge. He talks about capturing the knowledge that exists between the ears, instead of reducing it to a resume.  He shares with us how blockchain can enable a decentralized knowledge inventory for engineers. He explains why blockchain is case written for the built environment and how this promotes conscientious ownership and the long-term benefits for the Corporate Real Estate market.”

5) Podcast – From The ConTechCrew

The ConTechCrew 111: Tech Strategy for Subs with Jeff Cann, the CIO at Encore Electric

Summary from the ConAppGuru Blog:

“Last week the ConTechCrew Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) conducted an exclusive interview with Jeff Cann from Encore Electric for Episode 111 to discuss his Technology Strategy for a Subcontractor in the Construction industry. The show was hosted by James Benham, and he was joined by Rob McKinney, Jeff Sample, Buck Davis to share the latest construction technology news.”

6) Vodcast – From the JBKnowledge YouTube Channel.

ConTech Tuesday: Improving Safety with

Summary from YouTube Channel:

” Rob McKinney, the ConAppGuru, talks about how using AI can improve safety workflows for the construction industry!”

Until next week,



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