10 05, 2019

AECNext – The Evolution and Future of Immersive, Real-Time Technologies for AEC

By |2019-05-29T00:35:18-05:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Past Events|Tags: , , , |

Up until now, we in A/E/C have spent our careers working through a layer of abstraction—a two-dimensional screen. We design and build something that is three dimensional, but the 2D screen acts as the interface between us and what we’re designing. Removing the 2D layer of abstraction has proven to be an effective solution and is revolutionizing our industry. Join VIM AEC and Joel Pennington for Emerging Technologies talk about The evolution and future of immersive, real-time, technologies for AEC. Use code PENNINGTON for a FREE exhibit hall pass or $100 off any conference pass.   May 23 2019 [...]

13 03, 2018

Building a Smart City with VIM in Qingdao, China

By |2018-11-06T21:09:05-05:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

An increasing number of people around the world are migrating to cities. And in the future, more metropolises will be deemed smart cities. In fact, Smart America estimates that over the next 20 years, city governments around the world will invest more than $41 trillion to modernize their cities. But smart cities of the future will go far beyond automated lighting and autonomous cars. Via Virtual Information Modeling (VIM), the new smart city will be created from the ground up using the power of virtual reality. That’s why VIM AEC is partnering with both American and Chinese companies to [...]