2016 - The year of BIM - What, When, Why & How to BIM, Poole

17 March, 2016 | 18:00 - 20:00

Find out why 2016 is the year of BIM.
Find out why 2016 is the year of BIM.

About this event

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is one of the biggest changes the construction industry has seen in recent years and is set to revolutionise the way we design, construct, manage and maintain the built environment. Originally lead by the US and UK Governments BIM is the method for pulling the entire construction industry out of the analogue world and into a digital, data driven future.

With only a couple of months left until the UK Governments, April 4th BIM Level 2 mandate, do you know what BIM is and how it will affect your business?

Mike Turpin, Head of BIM for Capita Property & Infrastructure and founder of the UK South BIM Region will be talking about the UK Governments upcoming April 2016 BIM Mandate and how this will affect you.

Event materials

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Mike Turpin

Following Mike's initial career as a Civil Engineer (EngTech TMICE) specialising in structural and drainage projects he has several years BIM implementation experience within companies both large and small in the UK and abroad. His current role is Head of BIM for Capita where he leads the internal BIM working group and is in charge of producing all of the company's documents, standards and policies relating to BIM.

Mike has vast experience working on a wide range of BIM related topics across all design and management disciplines. He regularly attends industry leading BIM events and also runs the South BIM Hub group.