e-Builder announced the availability of e-Builder Enterprise 7.12, featuring significantly expanded capabilities to their e-Builder Mobile application, as well as several client-inspired enhancements to their Calendar, Documents, Projects, Processes, Forms and Reports modules. Release 7.12, as with previous e-Builder releases, improves owners’ ability to save money, save time, and improve the quality of their construction programs.
Meridian Systems, a Trimble Company, introduced new mobile solutions for Prolog® construction project management software. Available , PrologMobile offers seamless access to Prolog’s robust construction field management functionality in a mobile environment. The new Prolog Mobile offerings provide support for Apple iPad and for Microsoft Windows mobile platform.
Bluebeam Softwareannounced the debut of Bluebeam Revu 10. Revu 10 pushes the limits of collaboration, cloud storage and project communication – delivering solutions that enable architecture, engineering and construction professionals to do what they do better, without compromise. With several new features including real-time collaboration with integrated cloud storage, hyperlink management, space definition for automated tracking in PDFs, 3D PDF creation and markup to 3D views – Revu 10 proves that there are no limits to what project teams can achieve with digital workflows.
CADopia Inc.announced that CADopia 12 software is shipping now with new enhancements and productivity features.
Based on extensive feedback collected from current CADopia users, this update incorporates new functionality and enhancements that will help engineers, architects, designers, and drafters create, edit, and view technical drawings with even greater speed, flexibility, precision, and efficiency.
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|Managing and Leading a Successful Business Development Team|
|Date:||March 15 - July 11, 2012|
This workshop will provide you with skills and tools to manage an effective business development program. Discover how to lead ALL of your employees to focus on client satisfaction and generate profitable business for your firm.
|Professional Development Short Courses|
|Date:||March 27 - November 23, 2012|
|Place:||Level 8 & 9
1 Macquarie Place, Circular Quay, Sydney, Australia
To meet these educational needs the SBRC, with support from the NSW Government, is offering professional development short courses for professional engineers and other interested participants. Each short course is designed to be delivered over two days, with a significant component dedicated to hands-on, interactive, or discussion based activities. Each short course is offered on a stand-alone basis, while also remaining complimentary to the overall programme.
|iBUG- Illinois Bentley User Group Conference|
|Date:||April 3 - 4, 2012|
|Place:||springfield, IL USA|
The Illinois Bentley User Group (iBUG) is hosting their annual conference featuring hands-on workshops and exciting lecture sessions on April 3-4, 2012, in Springfield, Illinois.
|eSeminar: Point cloud processing and scalable terrain models in the all-new Bentley Descartes V8i|
|Date:||April 11, 2012|
eSeminar: Point cloud processing and scalable terrain models in the all-new Bentley Descartes V8i
Be among the first to discover the new capabilities of Bentley Descartes V8i (SELECTseries 3) and how your organization will benefit from it, including:
Improving point cloud data quality
Better navigation and understanding of a 3D scan
High-performance display of terrain models
Viewing very large digital terrain models on a geospatial scale (city, state, country)
We are running two identical eSeminars to faciliate users across the globe.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 | 11:00 a.m. (US Eastern Time)
|Webinar: Innovation and communication with SmartPlant Instrumentation|
|Date:||April 11, 2012|
Join Intergraph and Emerson experts on Wednesday, April 11 at 9:00 a.m. CDT* to learn about the updates in SmartPlant® Instrumentation that will boost your productivity. Attend this webinar to see a demonstration the of Emerson CHARMS configuration and the improved Telecom module in SmartPlant Instrumentation. Topics: • Emerson’s single-channel characterization module (CHARMS) • Emerson DeltaV bi-directional interface to SmartPlant Instrumentation • SmartPlant Instrumentation Telecom module improvements
|SMPS Foundation Think Tank: Bridging the Gap Between Management and Marketing|
|Date:||April 13, 2012|
|Place:||New York, NY USA|
During its Spring Think Tank on April 13 in New York, the SMPS Foundation will explore the roles of management and marketing in the A/E/C industry and how their relationship impacts the firm’s profitability and success. Senior-level marketers and their CEOs/COOs/principals are encouraged to participate together in this senior-level learning experience. Attendees will benefit from interactions with panelists and fellow attendees, hearing case studies, and networking.
Time: 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
|SPAR International 2012: Conference on End-to-End 3D: Capture, Process, Deliver|
|Date:||April 15 - 18, 2012|
When it comes to 3D imaging, the pace of change is swift. Blink and the tools morph, worfkflows evolve, new applications emerge. It's hard to keep up with it all. Yet to be successful- to use the technology to drive efficiency, boost productivity, increase safety and mitigate project risk- it's essential. SPAR International can help.
|Influencing the Future: A SmartPlant Engineering & Schematics Seminar|
|Date:||April 16 - 19, 2012|
|Place:||1551 W Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA 70605 USA
Attend this FREE seminar to learn how SmartPlant Engineering & Schematics can help you upgrade your work processes for process systems, control systems, and electrical distribution systems. • Half-day Seminar for Engineering Contractors: Increasing productivity and design quality • Joint Lunch: Networking • Half-day Seminar for Plant Owners: Lowering operational risk
|International CAD Consortium 2012|
|Date:||April 29 - May 3, 2012|
|Place:|| Sheraton Charlotte Hotel
3315 Scott Futrell Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208 USA
The International CAD Consortium (ICC) is a non-profit organization comprised of leaders working in the field of public safety to implement technological solutions for emergency response organizations (police force, fire department, 911, etc.). ICC members come from municipalities, emergency services or a regional corporation and they are namely responsible for providing emergency call dispatching systems, communication infrastructures, geomatics solutions and for managing communication centers as well as all other activities directly related to the routing of emergency workers to emergency response sites.
|2012 CIMdata & NAFEMS Events for the Simulation and Analysis Community|
|Date:||May 1, 2012|
|Place:||Cincinnati, OH USA|
CIMdata’s Simulation & Analysis Council and the NAFEMS Simulation Data Management Working Group
will join together to produce a unique two-day program that will explore emerging best practices on
addressing the critical issues facing members of the simulation and analysis community.
The events will take place in Cincinnati, Ohio on May 1 and 2, 2012.
For more information on these events
|Date:||May 2 - 3, 2012|
BuildingsNY provides small/mid-sized building owners and managers with the products & services they require to make decisions, make deals, issue RFPs and ultimately save money. Building Owners/Managers will have the opportunity to source products & services they need for all phases of their buildings' lifecycle.
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