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Read more at: National Digital Twin Day Monday 9 September - Package for SMEs and Start-Ups

National Digital Twin Day Monday 9 September - Package for SMEs and Start-Ups

12 August 2019

CDBB is partnering with the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) to present National Digital Twin Day on Monday 9 September , as part of CDBB Week 2019 . National Digital Twin Day will bring together organisations and people with an interest in the opportunities provided by Digital Twins (DT), helping delegates to make useful connections and advance their digital twin knowledge and adoption.

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Blog: Capabilities and challenges - creating a digital built Britain that works for everyone

12 August 2019

Following the publication of the ‘ Capability Framework and Research Agenda for a Digital Built Britain ’, CDBB’s Information Specialist Kirsten Lamb reflects on the two years she has helped with exploring and researching the knowledge, skills and capabilities needed for a digital built Britain. Aside from the technical...

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Read more at: CDBB August Newsletter

CDBB August Newsletter

2 August 2019

Find out about the latest news from CDBB on events, our blogs, recent reports and more in the CDBB's August 2019 Newsletter [View Newsletter] August 2019 Newsletter Introduction: This month we are delighted to publish the results of nearly two years of work in which we have engaged with networks, academics, industry...

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Read more at: Capability Framework and Research Agenda for a Digital Built Britain

Capability Framework and Research Agenda for a Digital Built Britain

2 August 2019

Capability Framework and Research Agenda One of the questions the Department for BEIS originally asked CDBB was - “ what do we need to do to build a digital built Britain”? We have since conducted roughly two years of work - with over 90 researchers in six research networks, four consultancy studies and a series of...

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Read more at: Blog: Dr Anne Kemp OBE urges industry engagement and feedback

Blog: Dr Anne Kemp OBE urges industry engagement and feedback

1 August 2019

With the release of the UK’s Guidance Part 2: Processes for Project Delivery, supporting BS EN ISO 19650 Parts 1 and 2, Dr Anne Kemp OBE urges industry engagement and feedback. This week the UK BIM Alliance , Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) and British Standards Institute (BSI) is launching the first edition of the...

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Read more at: Information management according to BS EN ISO 19650

Information management according to BS EN ISO 19650

31 July 2019

The UK BIM Alliance with BSI and CDBB is developing guidance to support individuals and organisations in the UK to understand the fundamental principles of building information modelling according to ISO 19650 Parts 1 and 2. The ISO 19650 series is being developed over time and these first two parts supersede BS 1192:2007...

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Monthly Paper: On the Governance of City Digital Twins

28 July 2019

Our July Monthly Paper is a working paper by Dr Timea Nochta, Nicole Badstuber and Dr Noura Wahby looking at city digital twins. On the Governance of City Digital Twins – Insights from the Cambridge case study Dr Timea Nochta, Nicole Badstuber and Dr Noura Wahby Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction, Department...

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Blog: Edonis Jesus reflects on the use of BIM in historic buildings

26 July 2019

The 2019 BIM4Heritage Annual Conference attracted speakers and delegates from a wide range of organisations interested in the role of BIM to preserve the historic built environment. Edonis Jesus, BIM Leader at Lendlease and founder of BIM4Heritage, reflects on why historic buildings need BIM ...

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Read more at: Blog: CDBB's Director of Applied Research Dr Jennifer Schooling OBE

Blog: CDBB's Director of Applied Research Dr Jennifer Schooling OBE

19 July 2019

The Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) works closely with a range of leading organisations to drive change to deliver a smart digital built environment. Jennifer Schooling OBE, Director of the Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC) and Director of Applied Research for CDBB, reflects on the power of...

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Read more at: DT Hub Blog: Infrastructure Digital Twins?

DT Hub Blog: Infrastructure Digital Twins?

15 July 2019

The Digital Twin Hub is a collaborative learning community, facilitated via an online portal, that will support collaboration related to the development, management and integration of digital twins for the built environment, including economic and social infrastructure . Here we launch the first in the series of monthly...

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