Autodesk announced as GeoBIM Europe 2014 Co-Sponsor

Credit: Autodesk
Credit: Autodesk

Autodesk, the corporation behind Building Information Modelling platforms BIM 360, Navisworks and Revit, have been announced at the co-sponsors to Geospatial Media and Geonovum’s GeoBIM Europe 2014 conference.

Held at Novotel Amsterdam City, Amsterdam, The Netherlands on November 19th through November 20th, the convention had already announced Rijkswaterstaat as its Government Partner.

GeoBIM Europe 2014 is a new event, looking to be the perfect platform for the geospatial and Building Information Modelling communities to come together and share ideas, gain appreciation for the other’s work and to be informed and inspired about the latest happenings within each sector. 24 speakers from across the world have already been announced.

“Geospatial information is key to the BIM process, especially when it comes to Infrastructure. We need to collaborate from a GIS and design side to make BIM for Infrastructure work,” explains Tracey Stone, Senior Infrastructure Product Sales Specialist Lead EMEA at Autodesk.

“Autodesk is very pleased to be a sponsor for the inaugural GeoBIM Europe. We look forward to meeting with other vendors and clients and discussing how we can work together to make BIM for infrastructure a success”, added Stone.

Annu Negi, Director – Europe, Geospatial Media and Communications, also provided comment. She said: ““We understand Autodesk has a range of products and expertise in the Building and Infrastructure domain with massive clientele within the AEC circle. GeoBIM Europe shall serve as a platform that brings together this circle and the geospatial industry, which is important for the overall development of GeoBIM.”

GeoBIM Europe 2014 has also secured support from Trimble as Gold Sponsor; CSTB and TNO as Strategic Partners; OGC, buildingSMART and Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) as Supporting Organisations; and a handful of media partners including BIMcrunch.

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