We provide webinars, host events, and partner with leading industry organizations in order to engage the AECO community, share knowledge and ideas, and facilitate discussion.

See the latest schedule below or contact us at (800) 336-3375.

Webinars

Harnessing Efficiency: Dynamo for Project Management

Interested in learning what makes Dynamo “tick”? Join Microdesk MEP Solution Specialist Edward LaRiviere for our Dynamo for Project Management webinar! We’ll go over how to understand basic workflows, terms and functionality to maximize project management efficiency, and create a basic graph. We’ll also explore some higher level graphs and their intended function, and take a look at Dynamo Player, an invaluable tool that allows streamlined access to the power of Dynamo!

August 23, 2019 | 1:00-1:45Pm EST

Maximize Productivity, Minimize Waste: Revit for Prefabrication

Interested in learning how to create a cost-effective prefabrication strategy using Revit? Join Microdesk’s Solution Specialist Jeremy Byrd to understand Revit’s cross-discipline functionalities to prepare an efficient prefabrication strategy, which can result in massive savings in time and labor!

September 17, 2019 | 1:00-1:45Pm EST

Productivity at Your Fingertips: ModelStream 2.0 Preview

Get a sneak peak of ModelStream‘s newest features, Microdesk’s tool that connects Autodesk Revit and the information-driven power of BIM with the enterprise asset management system, IBM® Maximo®. In this webinar, George Broadbent, Microdesk’s Vice President of Asset Management, will walk you through the ins and outs of ModelStream 2.0. With ModelStream, you’ll improve project communication, boost collaboration, expedite and automate workflows and centralize data!

September 24, 2019 | 1:00-1:45Pm EST

What’s New in Bluebeam Revu

Join us to discover Bluebeam Revu’s newest features! During this webinar, Microdesk’s Structural Solutions Specialist Josh Gionfriddo will discuss Bluebeam’s streamlined, intelligent new user interface, and the best practices for the creation and integration of project team standards. You’ll leave with a set of coveted time-saving and customization tips that are guaranteed to improve your efficiency and productivity!

October 15, 2019 | 1:00-1:45Pm EST

Industry Events

AIA Houston SandCastle Competition

Join Microdesk at the AIA SandCastle Competition in Houston for a day full of sandcastles and fun! The AIA SandCastle Competition is a fund-raising event for AIA Houston and ArCH Foundation, as well as one of the top five revenue generating events for the City of Galveston. This year, Microdesk joins over 50 teams who have their eyes and shovels set on winning the prestigious Gold Bucket Award!

This event is free and open to the public.

August 24, 2019 | 10:00AM-3:00PM CDT

Tech & Tonic DC

Join Microdesk, in collaboration with AIA DC, at Microdesk’s DC office for a night filled with tastings of new technology and drinks! We’ll discuss the intersection of technology, architecture, sustainability and urbanization all while earning AIA credits and enjoying complimentary drinks and bites! This event is open to all AIA DC members. Registration details to follow.

September 5, 2019 | 6:30 – 9:30PM

Construction Institute Golf Classic

Join the Construction Institute for a day of golf and networking at their 25th Annual Golf Classic on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Blackledge Country Club in Hebron, Connecticut! Microdesk is a proud sponsor of this event.

Registration is required and tickets can be purchased here.

September 11, 2019 | 9:00AM – 7:00PM

IT Wizards: BIM360

Are you interested in learning more about BIM 360 cloud collaboration from Autodesk? Join Microdesk for an informative discussion on BIM 360. In this presentation, AEC Technology Consultant Josh Gionfriddo will discuss the benefits of Revit cloud worksharing. You’ll learn how BIM 360 connects teams and information, and how to improve your productivity by streamlining collaboration within your own team and with consultants

Registration details to follow.

September 11, 2019 | 12:00 – 1:30PM

DesignDC 2019

Join Microdesk at DesignDc 2019! DesignDC is the premier regional conference focused on the unique challenges posed by working in Metropolitan Washington for architects, interior designers, engineers, contractors, planners, landscape architects, and developers in the DC Metropolitan area. Microdesk is a proud sponsor.

September 16 – 18, 2019 | All Day

ACEC Fall Conference

Join Microdesk at the American Council of Engineering Companies’ Fall Conference at the Sheraton Grand in Chicago, IL. ACEC’s Fall Conference features prominent speakers and important seminars, focusing on key business issues, market trends and management challenges. Over 1000 attendees attend educational sessions, major networking events, forums, roundtables and ACEC/PAC fundraising events.

Learn more or register now.

October 13, 2019-October 16, 2019 | All Day

The Texas Society of Architects Annual Conference and Design Expo is the largest gathering of architectural, engineering, and construction professionals outside of AIA national. The 2019 Design Expo will take place on October 24-25, in conjunction with the 80th Annual Conference, happening at the Moody Gardens Convention Center in Galveston.

Microdesk is a proud sponsor of this event. Make sure to stop by our booth!

Registration is required and tickets can be purchased here.

October 24-25, 2019 | All day

AIA Chicago DESIGNIGHT 2019

Microdesk is a proud sponsor of AIA Chicago’s 64th annual Design Excellence Awards event. Our team will be joining more than 1,000 leading architects, designers, contractors and their clients will convene to celebrate and recognize achievements in the Chicago architecture and design community. Join us for the Designight celebration in the Navy Pier Aon Grand Ballroom, celebrating AIA Chicago’s 150 Anniversary.

October 25, 2019 | 5:30 – 10:00PM CST

Bisnow London Building for the Future

Please join Microdesk at Bisnow’s London Building for Future event, where we will examine how the industry is working towards net zero carbon buildings, and what strategies, materials, refurbishment, and delivery systems have been useful. Microdesk Principal and CEO, Michael DeLacey, will be a part of an industry panel discussion covering topics on sustainability, design, tech, master planning, and more! We will dive into technology and discuss what type of solutions and approaches to data can inform, engage and ensure stakeholders continue to invest in resilience and energy efficiency.

October 30, 2019 | All Day

IT Wizards: Dynamo/Revit API

Interested in getting under the hood with Revit and learning how to automate repetitive tasks? Please join Microdesk for an overview of Dynamo and Revit API. In this interactive session, we will give a high-level overview of both Dynamo and Revit API, discuss the differences between both, and answer questions from attendees.

Registration details to follow.

November 13, 2019 | 12:00 – 1:30PM