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2007 Conference


A Building Information Modeling (BIM) Primer
Jeff Gravatte, CADD Microsystems, Inc. and Robert Smedley, Onyx Group

A Novel Advanced Composite Residential Framing Solution
Duncan Lawrie, Lawrie Technology, Inc and James Antonic, CBS Homes

Achieving Application Interoperability for Owner/Operators by Exploiting Service-Oriented Technologies Using SmartPlant Enterprise
Adrian Park, Intergraph

Adopting Innovation: Integrated Modeling in the Finnish AECO Industry
Kaj Juslin, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Benchmark Your Leading Indicators to Manage Jobsite Risk
Barry Nelson, DBO2

BIM for Asset Management: Creating a Visual Portal
Barbara Heller, Design + Construction Strategies

Bridging the Gap: Reducing the Risks That Exist Between the Design and Construction Processes
John Ballard, Woolpert, Inc.; Steve Tolison, Woolpert,Inc. and Jack Thompson, Entertech

Building Information Models – A Strategy For The Real Property Industry
Dana Smith, DKS Consulting; Dianne Davis, AEC Systems and Ric Jackson, FIATECH

Building the Foundation
Steve DeLoach, Smithsonian Institution

Chemical Company Case Study: ISO 15926
Jeff Bonnell, NRX Global

Conference Kick Off
Tom Hannigan, Zachry Construction

Construction Operations Building Information Exchange (COBIE)
Bill Brodt, NASA

Department of Homeland Security Priorities and the Private Sector
Alfonso Martinez-Fonts, Jr., Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Element #8 (The Knowledge Enabled Workforce) COMIT's UK Case Study and Demonstration Project Feedback
Neill Pawsey, COMIT

Enterprise Engineer for Assets
Mike Jones, McLaren Software

Facilitating Building Regulatory Compliance Checking
David Conover, International Code Council

Information Handover for Buildings: Case Studies and Guidelines
Mark Palmer, NIST

ISO 15926 Work In Progress (WIP)
Robin Benjamins, Bechtel

Lessons Learned from the Ship Building Industry
Rob Glasier, AVEVA

Leveraging Collaborative Project Management Technology To Maintain the Built Environment
Anthony Broccolini, Broccolini Construction and Matt Wheelis , Autodesk

Low Power Wireless Sensor Networks: Benefits Analysis in an Industrial Environment
Mick Flanigan, Intel and Suhaime Hassim, Intel

Managing the Creative Innovation Process Within Your Organization
Dr. Jorge Vanegas, Texas A&M

Mobile Wireless Networking (Office in a box)
Todd Sutton, Zachry Construction

NSF's Role in Addressing Construction Industry Trends
Dr. Edward Jaselskis, National Science Foundation

Operational ISO 15926 Work In Progress Reference Data System
Magne Valen-Senstad, DNV; Robin Benjamins, Bechtel and Ewan Botterill, Intergraph

Petronas Carigali's Information Management Strategy Using ISO 15926
Yusoff Siraj, Petronas Carigali

PrintWeasel
Andy McCracken, ProExecute and JJ Safer, ProExecute,

Product and Company Overview for FIATECH Conference
Josh Kanner, Vela Systems and Adam Omansky, Vela Systems

Promoting U.S. Innovation and Industrial Competitiveness
Dr. William Jeffrey, NIST

RFID Marking - An Integrated Solution for Mapping and Locating Buried Facilities
Corey M. Willson , USA-VA / 3M

Step Change Process Improvements For Projects & Turnarounds Through Mobile Task Management Software and RFID
Donald J. Frieden, SAT Corporation

Stimulating Innovation and Industrial Competitiveness in Construction and Building: The Role of Public-Private Partnerships
Dr. Shyam Sunder, NIST

Streamlining the Building Regulatory Process: An Idea Whose Time Has Come
Robert Wible, Alliance for Building Regulatory Reform

Sustainable Renovation and Construction
Catherine Broad, Pentagon Renovation & Construction Program Office (PENREN)

The Future is Now at the Smithsonian Institution
William W. Brubaker, Smithsonian Institution

Web-Enabled Scenario- Based Planning for the USCG and Others
Kimon Onuma, Onuma and Dianne Davis, AEC Systems

Winning the Battle for Performance
Richard Sappe, Primavera