Inspired by the book "7 Habits of Highly Effective People" by Stephen R. Covey, this presentation will highlight a collection of tips to improve your role as a Building Information Modeling (BIM) manager in an architecture, engineering, or construction company. From more than 20 years of experience, you will learn how to streamline your time, better understand the needs of your users, and much more. Whether you are a full-time or part-time technologist or you’re considering BIM management as a career path, this presentation aims to be fun and inspiring. AIA Approved
- Understand the various roles for leadership and support in design technology
- Learn how to create effective training material for every learning style
- Improve troubleshooting skills for complex technology
- Develop effective plans for technology implementation
James is a registered architect in New York State and has worked on a wide variety of projects ranging from high-end residential to large transportation projects. His experience includes budgeting, programming, code analysis, design and construction documentation, shop drawing review, client relations, and construction administration. In 1999, he landed at SOM and transformed his technology skills into a 10-year span as a digital design manager. In this capacity, he pioneered the implementation of building information modeling (BIM) on such projects as One World Trade Center, a.k.a. Freedom Tower.He is a co-founder of the NYC Revit Users Group and is an adjunct lecturing professor at the NYU School for Continuing and Professional Studies as well as the Polytechnic Institute of NYU. James is also the author of the best-selling book series, "Mastering Revit Architecture" which is published by John Wiley and Sons.