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Sustainable BIM-driven Post Occupancy Evaluation

27 Sept 2012
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Where: K501 / Online
Times: 12.30 -14.00 [GMT+1 / BST] (12:00 for lunch)


The achievement of zero-carbon buildings requires monitoring and sharing the information of building performance from the time the building is handed over to occupants. Therefore, there is a need for facilitate this sharing of information among the stakeholders and supply chain. It becomes evident that BIM technology pioneers the discipline of sharing accurate information.

Despite the growing interest in using BIM in construction, BIM technology has not been fully utilised in the current procurement strategies. Practical implementations of BIM are mostly during the design and construction stage. There is limited research that links knowledge gained from energy practices and BIM models to improve the overall operations and energy efficiency of buildings.

This feasibility study identified the key operational and carbon performance variables for Scottish public buildings needed for monitoring building performance, which are required to adopt BIM approach for better informing the stakeholders on the performance. This outcome will help in developing a smarter procurement strategy based on consistent information to be shared by all stakeholders.

The Scottish economy will benefit from the proposed BIM-driven procurement as a smarter approach for the Government client to cope with the low carbon economy where reductions in operational costs and carbon emissions are targeted.

This webinar will present the outcomes of this recent study



Dr Ibrahim Motawa
Heriot Watt University

Prof. Phil Banfill
Heriot Watt University

Wendy Corrigan
Wylie Shanks Architects



There are two ways to attend this event.

All CIC Start Online members will be invited to attend the online webinar and will receive an email with the meeting link. This will provide a live video feed, presentation and chat area - with the opportunity to contribute to the discussion using the Q&A (online chat) facility.

Online attendance is free of charge to CIC Start Online members.

Please register as a member here – project membership is free.


You can also attend the seminar in person.

A buffet lunch will be provided before the event, providing opportunities for networking with fellow delegates and the seminar speakers.   Lunch and registration starts at 12:00, with the seminar commencing at 12:30.

If you wish to attend the seminar in person, please complete the registration form below.

The price is £70 per delegate (£50 for CIC Start Online members).


The seminar fee may be 50% funded by Skills Development Scotland if the business employs less than 250 people and meets Skills Development Scotland's criteria.  After booking the course, please contact or call 0300 456 8731.



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