ArchiCAD User Group: Customizing Composites with the New Building Materials
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Free and open to all!
1.5 CES LUs
During this User Group we will examine methods to create, manage and edit Composites using the new Building Materials settings introduced in ArchiCAD 17 which will include a review of Priority Based Connections.
About the Presenter:
Tom Simmons, Allied Member, the founder of ARCHVISTA, Inc. and LearnVirtual, will present at this User Group. ARCHVISTA is the authorized ArchiCAD reseller for Northern California and is recognized for expertise in Building Information Modeling (BIM) as well as its implementation. He has authored several books and articles on Building Information Modeling and architectural technologies. Tom has a Masters of Architecture from University of California, Berkeley and a Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University.
1. Understand how to build a component using Composites
2. Understand how to connect Building Materials to Composites
3. Understand how Priority Based Connections affect Composites
4. Understand how Composites cut model elements in the 3D model