7-8 August 2014
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Construction Innovation Forum 2014

Day One

Time                            Forum Sessions Presenter View
Welcome and Keynote Address
8:00am Registration desk opens Workshop 1: Engineering Transformation Governance

JC Davis, Senior Solutions Consultant, A2K Technologies

8:45am BIM-MEPAUS Construction Innovation 2014 Forum Welcome Mr Sumit Oberoi, Executive Director, Air Conditioning and Mechanical Contractors’ Association (AMCA)
8:55am Keynote Address: Head Contractors’ Global BIM Leadership Mr James Barrett, Director, Integrated Building Solutions, Turner Construction Company, USA
9:45am Keynote Address: Thinking Beyond BIM – Possibilities, Probabilities, Opportunities… Mr Rob Malkin, Sales Director, Autodesk, Asia Pacific

Mr Dominic Thasarathar, Strategic Industry Relations, Autodesk, UK

10:25am Panel Discussion Panel Moderator: Mr Chris Penn, BIM Manager, HYLC-JV
10:55am Morning tea & Networking
Clients, Head Contractors’ and Consultants  Practice
11:25am BIM – What’s in it for the Client? Mr Victor Hoog Antink, Chairman, South Bank Corporation
11:45am Head Contractor Project Innovation Mr Sean O’Dwyer, BIM Manager, Grocon PCL  
12:25pm Case Study: Leveraging BIM and BIM-MEPAUS in the delivery of  design outcomes Mr Jamie Casas, BIM Consultant, and

Mr Angus Grant, Principal, Mechanical Section Manager, Wood and Grieve Engineers

1:05pm Lunch and Networking
Practices: BIM Design, Project and Model Management
1:45pm Developing Intelligent BIM Models Mr Paul Nunn, General Manager BIM, PDC Queensland
2:15pm Fresh Beginnings: Know your BIM audience Mr David Pearce, BIM Manager, Building Services, Jacobs Group
Product Lifecycle Management
2:55pm PLM and ERP Integration Dr Dominik Holzer, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, The University of Melbourne
3:15pm Afternoon Tea and Networking  

Workshop 2: Creating a Collaboration Culture

Mr Paul Arthur, General Manager, PhoenxPLM


BIM-MEPAUS Technical Standards and Practices Update
3:55pm BIM-MEPAUS Technical Standards and Practices Mr Warwick Stannus, Group Engineering Manager, AG Coombs and Technical Director, BIM-MEPAUS
Keynote Address
4:25pm Keynote Address: UK Leading Specialist Sub-contractor Mr Andy Sneyd, Head of Design, Crown House Technologies and President, Building and Engineering Services Association, UK
5.15pm Day one closure Mr Sumit Oberoi, Executive Director, AMCA


Day one completed and networking drinks

Day Two

Time ………… Forum Sessions Presenter View
Welcome and Keynote Address
8:00 AM Registration Desk Open Workshop 3: BIM-MEPAUSAutodesk Revit MEP Add-In Template

Brendan Upton, A2K Technologies & Geoff Thew, A.G. Coombs

8:45 AM Recap of Day One and Introduction to Day Two Mr Sumit Oberoi, Executive Director, AMCA
9:00 AM Keynote Address: Bringing Life to the Lifecycle – An Owner’s Perspective to Successful Implementation at Denver International Airport Mr Dennis Rodriguez, BIM Enterprise Manager, Aviation and Transportation,
9:50 AM Keynote Address: Global Trends for MEP Engineering and Fabrication Mr Steve Butler, Industry Strategy Manager – MEP and Fabrication, Autodesk, UK
10:30 AM Morning tea & Networking
Collaborative Technology and BIM-MEPAUS Practice Case Studies
11:00 AM Collaborative BIM Mr Robert Phillpot, Aconex Co-Founder and General Manager of Product
11:30 AM Case Study 1: BIM-MEPAUS  Linking Design, Fabrication and Commissioning workflows Mr Mark Jacobson, National BIM Operations Manager, AE Smith and Son
12:00 PM Lunch & Networking
Practices: 3D Imaging and Automation Services
12:40 PM Achieving BIM Certainty Through Reality Capture Mr Matt Rumbelow, BIM Production Coordinator – High Definition Surveying, AAM  
1:00 PM Keynote Address: 3D Imaging and Automation Technologies – Making As-Built BIM Projects Affordable Mr Tim Lowery, Business Development, ClearEdge3D, USA  
BIM and Facility Management
1:40 PM Case Study 2: 120 Collins Street Melbourne Mr Michael Alder, Building Services Modelling Leader, ARUP and

Mr Nathan Lyon, Facilities Manager, Investa Property Group

2:10 PM A Journey of Discovery: BIM for Facilities Management Mr Chris Needham, Project Information Manager & BIM Lead, Davis Langdon (AECOM)
2:40 PM Afternoon Tea & Networking
Keynote Address
3:20 PM Keynote Address: Global BIM Leadership Mr Tyler Goss, Director of Construction and Manufacturing Solutions, CASE, USA
4:00 PM Panel Discussion: BIM and Manufacturers Content Panel Moderator: Mr Carl Agar, Director, Menco Electrical
BIM-MEPAUS Future Direction
4:30 PM BIM-MEPAUS Future Direction, and Forum Closed Mr Sumit Oberoi, Executive Director, AMCA
Forum closed and networking drinks