Overseas BIM Enrichment Programs

5D BIM Immersion and Competition 2016

Melbourne, Australia

A 5D BIM Immersion and Competition 2016 was held in Melbourne. The purpose of this competition was to increase enhance opportunities for students to learn and explore the real life usuage of BIM authoring tools . This 5D BIM competition has been designed to help participants understand digital concepts and processes as well as how they can be applied in practice. The students were divided into different small teams. The PFM students participated in the Building Information Modelling (BIM) Immersion and Competition at the University of Melbourne, Australia, from 5th to 9th December 2016 and won all the prizes (1st to 3rd place)


5D BIM Immersion and Competition 2015

Melbourne, Australia

A 5D BIM Immersion and Competition 2015 was held in Melbourne with participants from University of Melbourne, NUS and University of Los Andes, Columbia. The purpose of this competition was to increase learning and teaching opportunities for students as well as enhancing the research collaboration between universities and industry. This 5D BIM competition has been designed to help participants understand digital concepts and processes as well as how they can be applied in practice. The PFM students participated in the Building Information Modelling (BIM) Immersion and Competition at the University of Melbourne, Australia, from 7 to 11 December 2015 and won the following placings:

  • Lim Yong Khoon Ben – 1st place
  • Ho Min Pei – 2nd place
  • Janice Chen Jia Xin – 3rd place
  • Hu Richen – 3rd place

5D BIM Immersion and Competition 2014

Melbourne, Australia

A special five day event on "5D BIM" was held in Melbourne Australia, involving presenters and students from the University of Melbourne, the National University of Singapore, and AEC industry. The event explored integration of building information modelling (BIM) and cost estimating (5D) while discussing how BIM can be helpful in estimating, scheduling and costing. It was discussed that with this integration, a change in the design can immediately show impact on program and budget. It was also discussed that it can provide the project teams with cash flow forecasts, detailed risk analyses, some accurate cash flow forecasts and even sometimes resource forecasts.


Build Asia Live 2013

Seoul, Korea

Organised by NUS Department of Building, Kyung Hee University School of Architecture, buildingSMART Singapore and BuildingSMART Korea.Distinguished professors and professionals from the construction industry are invited to the programme to conduct workshops, lectures, seminars and educational site visits.


Build Asia Live 2012

Seoul, Korea

Organised by NUS Department of Building, Kyung Hee University School of Architecture, buildingSMART Singapore and BuildingSMART Korea.Distinguished professors and professionals from the construction industry are invited to the programme to conduct workshops, lectures, seminars and educational site visits.


Build Asia Live 2011

Seoul, Korea

Organised by NUS Department of Building, Kyung Hee University School of Architecture, buildingSMART Singapore and BuildingSMART Korea.Distinguished professors and professionals from the construction industry are invited to the programme to conduct workshops, lectures, seminars and educational site visits.