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Sketch to BIM Webinar Series Presents the Concept of a Holistic Workflow Where BIM Informs Design Decisions

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 10/10/17 3:44 PM
Feeling wary about integrating BIM into your workflow? Thinking that adopting BIM will disrupt your design process? Here are two ways that we can help. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Rubina Siddiqui, BIM, webinar series, Wes Gardner, workflow

Put 30 Minutes Toward Better Sustainable Design and 1 AIA LU

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 4/20/17 10:21 AM
With the increased push for a sustainable built environment, knowing how to best leverage the technology and information available can help designers more easily produce low-impact projects. In the on-demand webinar “Information Modeling’s Role in Sustainable Design Decisions,” Wes Gardner, Assoc. AIA, senior architect specialist at Vectorworks, Inc., explores how building and site information modeling objects and tools facilitate responsible decision-making that can help save the environment and your wallet. Read More

Topics: AIA, AIA LU, Architecture, low-impact design, site information modeling, Sustainable, sustainable design, BIM, Case Studies, continuing education, Information Modeling’s Role in Sustainable Design, Inspiration Page, Landscape, webinar, Wes Gardner

Say Goodbye to Team Project Stress

Posted by Guest Author on 4/12/16 12:32 PM
Working as a team is often an integral part of the design experience, but it doesn't have to be painful. With the new Project Sharing feature (which is part of  Vectorworks 2016, by the way), you can work concurrently on the same file with as many people as you want without worrying about accidentally saving over someone else’s work. See? Painless! Although, we can’t do anything about that one teammate who isn’t pulling their weight. Sorry. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Education, For the Love of Design, Project Sharing, resources, Rubina Siddiqui, Community, inspiration, Vectorworks 2016, Wes Gardner

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

Vectorworks Architecture Experts to Speak at the AIA's Design DC 2013

Posted by Lisa Lance on 9/24/13 11:15 AM
We are proud to announce that two of our architectural industry specialists will be leading educational sessions at the AIA’s Design DC, the Washington, DC region’s number one show for anyone involved in the architecture industry. The event brings key specialists and decision makers together for networking, education sessions, tours, and more. Read More

Topics: AIA, Education, Michael Walton, Rubina Siddiqui, BIM, Design DC, Kevin Nigri, Perkins + Will, Wes Gardner

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, Architecture, buildingSMART alliance, François Lévy, Jeffrey Ouellette, Vectorworks Architect, AIA 2011 tweetup, BIM, David LaBarbera, Luis Ruiz, Wes Gardner

Vectorworks team participates in EcoBuild America

Posted by Lisa Lance on 12/13/10 3:26 PM
Last week members of the Nemetschek Vectorworks team traveled to Washington, D.C., to take part in EcoBuild America. Read More

Topics: Jeffrey Ouellette, Nemetschek Scia, Vectorworks 2011, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Architect Tutorial Manual, BIM, DC Riverside Office Building, EcoBuild America, Jonathan Pickup, Julio Martinez, Wes Gardner

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