Yearly Archives: 2017

/2017

VIMaec Reflects on Unite 2017

Unite, held recently in Austin, Texas, is the annual developer conference for Unity – the market leading platform for creating video games, simulations, and other interactive 3D, 2D and VR/AR content. Artists, developers, educators, filmmakers, researchers, storytellers came together in early October to gain valuable insight and inspiration. The Unite 2017 conference took place at the Austin Convention Center and included two full [...]

November 9th, 2017|

Webinar: Enhancing Graphical Quality in Unity with the Progressive Lightmapper and Post Processing Stack

Date: Wednesday, September 27th Time: 1pm EDT Presenter: Mike Geig, Technical Evangelist at Unity Technologies About: In this session, we are going to look at a scene specifically made to represent a realistic apartment. We will see how crucial a role light plays in the overall look and feel of our projects. From there, we will utilize the post processing effects stack to take [...]

September 25th, 2017|

Unite Austin – Guest Speaker Sanjay Mistry – VIMAec

Unite - Sanjay Mistry, VP of Business Development, VIMaec Date: October 4, 2017 Location: Austin Convention Center - 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM - Breakout 2, Ballroom G Speech Topic: Unity the aec workhorse Register: https://events.itnint.com/UAU17/online/RegLogin.aspx Unite, October 4, 2017 in Austin,TX, Gold Sponsor Sanjay Mistry is the Co-Founder of VIMaec, a technology firm that has created groundbreaking VR and AR [...]

September 18th, 2017|

CASE STUDY: Office Spaces

Office Spaces partners with VIMaec to give their Lifetime and Fox Business audience a virtual reality experience. VIMaec provides innovative 3D modeling software for the architectural, engineering, and construction industries. By working with architects and designers, the developers created a groundbreaking solution that seamlessly transforms building plans from Revit models to a 3D virtual reality model. The software uses a powerful game [...]

August 1st, 2017|

AU LAS VEGAS 2017 The Future of Making Things November 14-16

AU Las Vegas Date: November 14-16, 2017 Location: The Venetian Hotel Buy Passes: https://www.autodesk.com/store/products/autodesk-university-pass?term=1month&support=advanced&mktvar002=709055&utm_medium=native&utm_source=other&utm_campaign=amer-mul-autodesk-university-2017-program&utm_id=709055 Schedule: http://au.autodesk.com/las-vegas/schedule Autodesk University, November 14-16, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV Booth # B214 MORE INFORMATION

July 21st, 2017|

How Disney and VIM Technology Brought EPCOT’s VISION House to Life

Disney’s Epcot in Orlando, Florida is sometimes billed as a “permanent world fair.” In fact, the name Epcot is actually an acronym for Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow. The theme park showcases new ideas and innovations of what the world of tomorrow might look like. A few years ago, Walt Disney Imagineering had an ambitious idea to present a green, full-scale residential home [...]

April 20th, 2017|

VIMAEC AND UNITY TECHNOLOGIES PARTNER Delivering Unity Platform to the AEC Industry

VIMaec and Unity Technologies have partnered to revolutionize the AEC industry—architecture, engineering, and construction—taking building visualization to the next level. VIMaec is the distributor for Unity Technologies for the AEC industry. Forged by a strong relationship between VIMaec and Unity Technologies, the partnership utilizes the strengths of each company. VIMaec will focus on actively selling, marketing, and promoting Unity Technologies’ visualization software to [...]

April 14th, 2017|

VIMaec is attending the Vision Summit in Hollywood

VIMaec is the distributor of Unity to the AEC industries and is excited to be a Gold Sponsor of Vision VR/AR Summit 2017. Virtual and Augmented Reality have captured the imaginations of millions around the world. If you are passionate about creating games, films, ads, art, journalism and more with these cutting-edge technologies, then join us at the [...]

March 30th, 2017|

How To Stay at the Forefront of the Architecture and Design Industry: Attend the 2017 AIA Conference on Architecture this April

The architecture and design industry is reshaping itself in 2017. If you hope to remain at the forefront of these developments, then you should plan to attend the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Conference on Architecture, from April 27 to April 29 in Orlando, Florida. Well-known keynote speakers will unveil the latest trends, needs, and challenges in the industry. You’ll gain insights into [...]

March 30th, 2017|

Unity Announces Vision VR/AR Summit 2017

SAN FRANCISCO -- Vision VR/AR Summit 2017, the premier event for augmented and virtual reality hosted by Unity Technologies will be held May 1-2, 2017 at the Loews Hollywood, Los Angeles. The third Vision Summit will once again bring together creators, artists, programmers and leaders in the VR and AR space for a two-day conference focused on laying the groundwork for and understanding [...]

March 30th, 2017|

Virtual Reality Visualization is the New Frontier for Architectural Design

Think about your latest architectural project. Now imagine that you could walk through this not-yet-built concept, get a feel for the physical environment, and even look out the window. This amazing visualized experience is possible, and VR technology makes it all happen. Creating these visual experiences could not be simpler. Once the design team receives the model, they can upload it into the [...]

March 16th, 2017|

VIMaec partnered with Unity shows you how mind blowingly simple it is to bring your Revit files into Unity and VR!

Webinar: Wednesday, March 29th at 1pm EDT Click here to Sign-up What you will learn from the webinar? FLUID WORKFLOW: How to take your Revit files directly into Unity, in minutes using VIM, while retaining the lights, materials and textures. RAPID ITERATION: As a development tool, Unity is very versatile - allowing you to rapidly test and tweak your application for optimal user [...]

March 10th, 2017|

Augmenting Our Own Reality

Progress never comes from settling. Those who change the world do so because they look at how things are and envision ways they could be better. That’s how our company came about in the first place. 3D Revit files used to take days to complete. Often the rendered results were not user friendly, and yet many people settled. VIMtrek President Arol Wolford, however, [...]

March 9th, 2017|

VIMaec is attending the AIA Convention 2017 in Orlando

AIA Conference on Architecture 2017 April 27-29 Orlando   Location Orange County Convention Center 9800 International Drive Orlando, FL 32819 Check the schedule for details. http://conferenceonarchitecture.com/ Register here How To Stay at the Forefront of the Architecture and Design Industry: Attend the 2017 AIA Conference on Architecture this April

March 8th, 2017|

VIMaec Presents New Architectural Possibilities to Developers at Unite Europe

June 1st, 2016 multitudes of game developers descended upon Westergasfabriek, an Amsterdam convention center and park built from old gas factory buildings. The event, called Unite Europe, was a gathering for Unity programmers. Unity is a cross-platform game engine used to develop video games for PC, consoles, mobile devices, and websites. VIMaec was in attendance with, of all things, an architecture program! Why [...]

February 17th, 2017|

Virtual Modeling That Helps Creators Visualize

Driverless vehicles are currently all the rage in the tech industry, with every big Silicon Valley player hoping to take part in the autonomous future. Some AI researchers, like scientists from Intel Labs, are using the popular video game Grand Theft Auto to train driverless software how to better navigate in reality.[1] As a result of its ability to provide information and create [...]

February 10th, 2017|

CASE STUDY: BrandStar

BrandStar is a fully-integrated, global marketing firm offering breakthrough creative; a state-of-the-art, full-service production studio; highly-evolved strategic direction; planning for both digital and traditional media; as well as social and digital activation. BrandStar is currently remodeling, renovating, and redesigning their new corporate headquarters in Deerfield Beach, FL. Their challenge was not only moving their 135 employees but fitting everything from their previous 22,000 [...]

February 10th, 2017|

CASE STUDY: McCarthy

For over 150 years, McCarthy has been America’s choice for projects with the toughest construction challenges. With more than 2,600 employees across the country, McCarthy focuses on attracting partners committed to professional excellence and providing creative solutions to client needs. McCarthy is currently working on the largest hospital construction project in Atlanta and implemented a full VDC approach to the design and [...]

February 8th, 2017|