Integrating cloud collaboration tools into construction management courses
Collaboration via the cloud
As a construction educator, helping students understand the connection between project execution and technological solutions can be challenging. Read and watch how Autodesk BIM 360 helps graduate students at University of Florida collaborate on group projects.
Example of a group project in BIM 360 Glue software. Image courtesy of CACIM, University of Florida.
This past spring, University of Florida students learned about the value of BIM 360 for multi-disciplinary coordination and clash detection, BIM data management, and co-authoring of BIM models on one platform. You can learn more about their course projects, implementation strategies, and best practices by watching the recorded webinar "How to integrate BIM 360 in Construction Management and IPD classes". In this webinar, Dr. Raymond Issa of University of Florida discusses Connected BIM's relevancy in construction management practices and why it is important for students and academia. In addition, PhD candidate Nathan Blinn shares best practices for workflows and techniques to assist you in implementing cloud-based collaboration tools inside the classroom.
If you're an educator preparing your students for a world of Connected BIM, consider applying for a BIM 360 education subscription.
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BIM 360 webinar series for construction
In June, Autodesk Education kicked off a three-part construction webinar series to explore how BIM 360 can be applied inside the classroom. Please join us for upcoming webinars focused on BIM 360 tools and workflows.
Cloud-based collaboration technologies have the ability to radically change how we imagine, design, and build in a connected BIM world. Explore what BIM 360 has to offer today!
How to integrate BIM 360 Glue in Construction Management classes Aug 3, 12 – 1pm EDT
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