BOSTON, May 12, 2015 – GRAPHISOFT® will showcase the latest version of its industry-leading BIM software solution for architects and designers, ArchiCAD 19 at this year's AIA National Convention in Atlanta, GA at booth #3075, May 14-16.
For the first time in public, the GRAPHISOFT team will demonstrate the performance enhancements and speed found in ARCHICAD 19. The software features predictive background processing, an industry-first to BIM. Architects, designers and home builders will benefit from its lightning-fast response times.
"By enhancing software performance, GRAPHISOFT powers up an already intuitive and responsive set of tools for the architect,” said Steve Benford, Managing Director, at GRAPHISOFT North America. "With ARCHICAD 19, our users will have access to cutting edge technology and one of the fastest BIM tools available.”
GRAPHISOFT North America proudly announces that representatives from seasoned and newly established ARCHICAD firms will be sharing their experiences in using BIM to achieve growth and improve profitability.
On Friday morning, Don Whitten, AIA of Marietta, Georgia-based Collins Cooper will present “Sustained and Long Term Growth from BIM Adoption” in Room B313. Since transitioning to a BIM workflow a decade ago, Collins Cooper has made the most of that strategic advantage. During the presentation, Whitten, joined by Clayton Daspit of The Beck Group will provide real-world examples that demonstrate the impact of the adoption of an integrated BIM workflow had on their firm’s future.
On Friday afternoon, Jared Hueter, Assoc. AIA and Wayne Williams, AIA, LEED AP of Chattanooga, Tennessee-based Cogent Studio will present “An Environment for Change: A Start-up Story.” Cogent Studio leveraged technology to achieve success. Putting emphasis on teamwork and talent since its foundation in 2014, Cogent Studio has relied on ARCHICAD as their BIM solution, billing thousands of hours, winning dozens of projects, and doubling its staff.
GRAPHISOFT® ignited the BIM revolution in 1984 with ARCHICAD®, the industry first BIM software for architects. GRAPHISOFT continues to lead the industry with innovative solutions such as its revolutionary BIMcloud® the world’s first real-time BIM collaboration environment, EcoDesigner™, the world’s first fully BIM-integrated “GREEN” design solution and BIMx®, the world’s leading mobile app for BIM visualization. GRAPHISOFT has been a part of the Nemetschek Group since its acquisition in 2007.