buildingSMART USA is the US Chapter of buildingSMART International supporting the digital transformation for building and infrastructure projects. buildingSMART is a worldwide industry body driving the digital transformation of the built asset industry. buildingSMART is committed to delivering improvement by the creation and adoption of open, international standards and solutions for infrastructure and buildings. buildingSMART is the community for industry leaders working to transform the design, construction, operation and maintenance of built assets. buildingSMART is an open, neutral and not-for-profit organization.
buildingSMART International’s third Virtual Summit was held in the Spring of 2021 and was delivered in conjunction with the Swiss Chapter. This summit took on a new opening structure in order to accommodate buildingSMART Switzerland’s Digital Construction Event ‘_xCH21’. The first three days saw shared keynotes, a day of roundtable discussions, bSI specific keynotes and masterclasses hosted in German. This was followed by six days of ‘Room Sessions’ and a Closing Plenary on the tenth and final day.
A total of 131 presentations were delivered by 259 speakers, with 76 hours of content now available on-demand. Click below for direct links to the Airport, Infrastructure, Railway, and Technical Room sessions.
buildingSMART International's Strategic Advisory Council
ARUP brings together professionals from diverse disciplines and with complementary skills, on a uniquely global scale. The depth of expertise and sheer numbers of specialists allow Arup to take on complex, strategic projects that no other firm could deliver. Arup’s commitment to a sustainable approach to all its projects is both enshrined in a formal sustainability policy and embraced personally by the individuals that together make up the firm. Arup’s ownership structure actively reinforces this approach and holds the firm accountable to its own people for its independent approach, and to its social and corporate responsibility. www.arup.com
Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you’ve ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you’ve experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our software. www.Autodesk.com
China Communications Construction Company Ltd. CCCC is a world leading enterprise in port, highway and bridge design and construction, the world's No. 1 dredging enterprise and the leader of global port machinery, as well as China's largest international project contractor and international design company. CCCC led Chinese building enterprises among Forbes Global 500 in 2012 and has kept ahead of Chinese enterprises among ENR Top 225 International Contractors for the sixth consecutive year. www.en.ccccltd.cn
China Railway BIM Alliance is a BIM professional self-discipline organization in the railway industry, the decision-making body is the member representative assembly, and the board of directors and the secretariat are established as the executing agency and daily office. The Alliance focuses on the research, survey, design, construction, construction, operation and maintenance, manufacturing enterprises and related key universities in the domestic rail transit industry. www.crbim.com
Nemetschek is a globally leading provider of software solutions for the AEC (Architecture, Engineering, Construction) industry. With its 14 brands, the Nemetschek Group now serves more than 2.3 million users in 142 countries from 60 locations worldwide. Founded in 1963 by Professor Georg Nemetschek, the company focuses on innovations such as Open Building Information Modeling (Open BIM) for the AEC market of tomorrow. Publicly listed since 1999 and quoted on the TecDAX, the company achieved revenues of EUR 337.3 million and an EBITDA of 88.0 EUR million in the 2016 fiscal year. www.nemetschek.com
The Oracle Cloud offers a complete suite of integrated applications for Sales, Service, Marketing, Human Resources, Finance, Supply Chain and Manufacturing, plus Highly-Automated and Secure Generation 2 Infrastructure featuring the Oracle Autonomous Database. For more information about Oracle (NYSE: ORCL), please visit us at oracle.com.
Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for 170 years. The company is active around the globe, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of efficient power generation and power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry.
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