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October Tech Roundup: No Tricks, Just Treats

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/25/18 12:10 PM
Here are a couple training treats for you to enjoy this month. Read More

Topics: October Tech Roundup, Luis Ruiz, Caique Niemeyer, Oscar Niemeyer, Santuário Papa João Paulo II, BIM software, AIA LU credit, 3D Free-Form Modeling Guide, 3D tools

Explore 3D Modeling and Earn 1 AIA LU

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 12/1/16 10:50 AM
Whether you are brand new to 3D modeling or a seasoned pro, everyone has something to learn from “The Art and Function of 3D Modeling” webinar, now available on demand. In just 60 minutes, Luis Ruiz, senior product specialist at Vectorworks, demonstrates how the tools and capabilities of Vectorworks software allow users to create beautiful 3D projects all within the program. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, AIA LU, Architecture, continuing education, Entertainment, extrude, Inspiration Page, Landscape, Luis Ruiz, Marionette, parametric modeling, The Art and Function of 3D Modeling, webinar

Get Your Head in the Point Clouds and Earn 1 AIA LU

Posted by Zoë DiGiorgio on 5/27/16 10:27 AM
Point cloud technology is an incredibly useful tool for designers. Whether you need to work with an existing space or just learn the lay of the land, transforming data captured with 3D scanning into point clouds can revolutionize how you design. But do you know how to best incorporate point cloud information into your workflow? With the webinar “From Point Cloud to Documentation,” you can discover how to make point cloud technology work for you and then take an associated quiz to earn one AIA LU credit. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, 3D scanning, AIA LU, Architecture, BIM, Education, From Point Cloud to Documentation, Luis Ruiz, Philadelphia Museum of Art, point cloud, resources, webinar

Vectorworks Competes in Shoot-out at BIM BAM BOOM!

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 11/8/13 11:45 AM
To celebrate Architecture Month in October, also known as Archtober, the AIA Orlando hosted BIM BAM BOOM!, a charrette style “shoot-out” aimed at showcasing the advantages of Building Information Modeling (BIM). Three teams participated in the event, including Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc., which was represented by Architectural Industry Specialists Wes Gardner, Assoc. AIA, and Luis Ruiz, and Lead Trainer Don Ward. Teams from Revit and ArchiCAD also participated. Read More

Topics: AIA Orlando, ArchiCAD, BIM, BIM BAM BOOM, Building Information Modeling, Community, Don Ward, Frank Lloyd Wright, Luis Ruiz, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Revit, Usonian, Vectorworks, Wes Gardner

Nemetschek Vectorworks Travels to Costa Rica and Panama for BIM Events

Posted by Lisa Lance on 8/9/13 9:37 AM
Luis Ruiz, one of our architectural industry specialists, traveled to Panama and Costa Rica in July for a series of BIM events, where he gave presentations about Open BIM to more than 700 students, architects, and building professionals. Read More

Topics: and Universidad Latina, BIM, CAD Technology, Colegio Técnico Don Bosco, Education, Luis Ruiz, Mario Masis, Open BIM, Universidad de Costa Rica, Universidad de Panama, Universidad Hispanoamericana

Design Express brings Vectorworks BIM Camps to Benelux

Posted by Lisa Lance on 11/5/12 10:09 AM
Our distributor in the Benelux region, Design Express, will be hosting a series of Vectorworks BIM Camps at the end of this month. Events will be held Nov. 26 in Rotterdam, Nov. 27 in Amsterdam, Nov. 28 in Antwerpen, and Nov. 29 in Brussels. Read More

Topics: BIM, BIM Camp, Biplab Sarkar, BouwConnect, DDS-CAD, Design Express, DKV Architects, Education, Luis Ruiz, Open BIM, Vectorworks 2013, Vectorworks Road Show

Big BIM approach proven efficient at buildingSMART Switzerland event

Posted by Julie McClure on 10/18/12 9:12 AM
Big BIM, or the greater collaboration among multiple disciplines involved in planning an architectural project via a building information model, was a featured topic at “People, Processes and Technologies in Construction Management.” This two-day event was presented by buildingSMART Switzerland in Zurich earlier this month in cooperation with Swiss universities, software providers, and Swiss Vectorworks distributor ComputerWorks AG. Read More

Topics: Andreas Kling, BIM, buildingSMART Switzerland, ComputerWorks AG, Education, IFC, Luis Ruiz, Open BIM

CAD Technology brings Open BIM to Brazil

Posted by Lisa Lance on 7/3/12 8:37 AM
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Topics: BIM, Cabral Arquitetos, CAD Technology, David Oliveira, GrupoCVC, Luis Ruiz, Miguel Cabral, Open BIM

Vectorworks travels to NOLA for the AIA 2011 National Convention

Posted by Lisa Lance on 5/17/11 12:11 PM
Last week, members of the Vectorworks team traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana, for the 2011 American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention and Design Exposition. Read More

Topics: 2011 AIA National Convention and Design Exposition, AIA 2011 tweetup, Architecture, BIM, buildingSMART alliance, David LaBarbera, François Lévy, Jeffrey Ouellette, Luis Ruiz, Vectorworks Architect, Wes Gardner

CAEDRO brings Vectorworks to students in the Dominican Republic

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/24/11 11:35 AM
Our Architecture Industry Specialist, Luis Ruiz, visited the Dominican Republic earlier this month to assist the team at CAEDRO (our distributor in the Caribbean) with their participation in the XIV National Encounter of Schools and Faculties of Architecture (ENEFA) at the Catholic and Technologic University of Cibao (UCATECI) in the city of La Vega Real. The event brought students and teachers together to participate in cultural activities, discussions of architecture themes, and an exhibition of student projects from all 13 schools of architecture in the Dominican Republic. The University of Puerto Rico was also invited to participate. Read More

Topics: Architecture, BIM, Caedro, Community, ENEFA, Irina Angulo, Luis Ruiz, MIT, Ohio University, Parametric Technology Seminar, Ricardo Valdez, Robert Anderson, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Ruben Hernandez, UCATECI, UNIBE, University of Puerto Rico, Vectorworks 2011

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