Experiencing BIM Collaboration in Education

Stefan Boeykens, Pauline De Somer, Ralf Klein, Rik Saey
2013 Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe (eCAADe)   unpublished
In a context of a slow uptake of the Building Information Modeling (BIM) methodology in the Flemish region, we present the results of an educational research project, carried out over 4 semesters, in a multi-disciplinary, cross-campus collaboration. This project fosters an improved application of BIM, information management and communication, by organizing building teams involving students from different schools. The project partners collaborated on a shared framework of supportive learning
more » ... rial, collaboration scenarios between teams of students and the integration of digital tools for communication, information management and collaboration in the curriculum. This article, in particular, will elaborate on one of the collaborative exercises, involving architecture and engineering students, using BIM for modeling, information exchange and model evaluation.
doi:10.52842/conf.ecaade.2013.2.505 fatcat:s5qowahc2jdajd4pgvu35mtwuu