USIBD’s 2015 Digital Symposium: "Where Technology Meets Business Reality"

USIBD’s 2015 Digital Symposium: "Where Technology Meets Business Reality" September 16 – 17 2015 Las Vegas, NV

Join USIBD at our debut Digital Symposium, where we will bring together professionals from all corners of the Building Documentation industry in a day of QUICK FIRE sessions from fellow professionals working in the BD trenches. The presentations will include: Wednesday evening, at the Networking reception Jim Balding, The ANT Group: "Glorious Gadgets" Thursday all day: Avideh Zakhor, UC Berkeley: "Rapid Automated 3D Modeling of Building Interiors" Chris Foran, SDMM: "Getting Started in the 3D Imaging Technology Business" Brandon Kelley, McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.: "Why the General Contractors Want to Scan" Jennifer Lanzetti, Cn3D Construction: "Why BIM Fails" Joe Romano, Langan Engineering: "Mistakes to Avoid in Growing Your Company" Kevin Kianka, HAAG 3D: "Service Provider Contracts – The 10 Biggest Mistakes" Michael Raphael, Direct Dimensions: "How to Make Money with 3D Printing" Peter Stevenson, Stevenson Systems: "BOMA and the new IPMS Standard – Which one do I use?" Quinten Smith, Core Construction: "3D in Project Pursuit" Todd Wynne, Rogers O’Brien Construction: "The Year 2025" Will Ikerd, Ikerd Consulting (AGC BIMForum): "What’s new in the BIMForum’s 2015 LOD (Level of Development) Specification?" NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES There will be a closing reception following Thursday’s presentation. Both this reception and the Wednesday evening reception are terrific opportunities to meet with industry colleagues, form new business networks and develop trusted sounding boards. Early bird registration ends August 25th. REGISTER NOW! to get the early bird registration rate! (insert this link: BECOME A SPONSOR! Sponsorship opportunities can be found here. (insert this link: SYMPOSIUM LOCATION: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (HRH) (link is: Las Vegas, NV Reserve a Room before the group rate deadline of 8/25/15: Register first for the Conference here. (insert this link: Go to the USIBD Hotel Reservation Site (insert this link: or Call: 800-473-7625, or 702-693-5544, and say you’re making a reservation with the U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD) group. Group reservation code: USII15A Special USIBD Symposium Room Rates Wednesday & Thursday evenings, September 16 and 17, 2015. * Paradise or Casino Tower Rooms (king bed) @ $69.00 per night plus resort fee and tax. * Paradise or Casino Tower Rooms (2 queen beds) @ $89.00 per night plus resort fee and tax. * For those wishing to stay through Friday night, room rates are $219.00 per night plus resort fee and tax. @usibd, #bldgdocs Find more information about the Symposium page here, OR Call the symposium team at 703-831-7382, OR email with your questions. * * * About USIBD: The U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD) is the first U.S. organization to focus solely on supporting the Building Documentation Industry within the United States. The USIBD is committed to advancing the interests of ALL stakeholder groups: architects, engineers, building owners/operators, service providers, and government agencies, with an interest in Building Documentation. As such, the USIBD strives to provide its members with a network of support and information, comprised of industry partners throughout the U.S. and Internationally. Visit us at: # # #