5 March 2018
The Department of Architectural Engineering at the University of Sharjah (UoS) organized a seminar on Building Information Modeling (BIM) by Mr. Alejandro Silva, BIM Manager at NAGA Architects, with the aim of introducing the department's students to the BIM process and its uses in the building industry.
The seminar covered the BIM process from the conceptualizing stage through construction and the solutions used at the various stages of planning, designing, and modeling. It also acquainted students with the BIM strategy and operations and the tools required, and their use in the planning process considering firms rely on BIM in their planning, designing and construction. The seminar concluded with an open discussion on BIM and its uses and answering questions from the faculty and students in attendance.