Latest Autodesk updates at the San Diego Big BIM Event!
RSVP now for the San Diego Big BIM event on Thursday, April 10th!
Enjoy some of the best BBQ in the county with Phil’s BBQ and hear from special Autodesk guest speakers Scott Davis and Angel Espinoza, who will be discussing the latest Autodesk technology news and features. Don’t miss out on this annual update!
At this event, we’ll discuss:
- The newest functionality in the Building Design Suite 2015 to help you construct better buildings
- How to save time and facilitate better infrastructure project workflows with the latest features in Infrastructure Design Suite 2015
- Open Q & A with Technical Experts
Registration is free, but seats are limited, so RSVP online now!
Date: April 10, 2014
Time: 4:00PM to 8:00PM
Location: U.S. CAD San Diego (9707 Waples Street, San Diego, CA 92121)
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The BIM Workshops announces today the successful conclusion of its Las Vegas event, which saw strong support from the area’s BIM professionals and users. Hosted by U.S. CAD, a BIM consultant and Autodesk Platinum Partner, the all-day training and networking event featured industry-leading experts discussing technology trends and best practices for architecture, construction, and engineering.
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If you are having difficulty creating a deployment only of your Revit install with your Building Design Suite, it is likely due to a known issue with the Revit Content Libraries. Philip Charlson shares a solution to this issue.