BIM conference – keynote speakers: Mikael Santroli & Mauro Sabiu


BIM conference – keynote speakers: Mikael Santroli & Mauro Sabiu

The BIM Conference event continues to address the future of the profession by providing an insight into the current BIM automation workflows and independent software development by two leading architectural practices focused on design excellence.

The first day is dedicated to the BIM conference with presentations from technical specialists Ytong and Kingspan followed by the main keynote presentation by Mikael Santrolli – Foster + Partners and Mauro Sabiu – Zaha Hadid Architects.

The workshop next day will provide participants the opportunity to experiment on their own projects with some of the methods and tools presented during the conference.

The workshop will be held by Mikael and Mauro together with their BIM Expert colleague Riccardo Prenza.

Sponsor and participants for this conference:

Both our partners are pioneers when it comes to building-information modeling.

Xella | Ytong – The Xella Group is the global leader and offers sustainable and innovative building materials, insulation materials, and services in relation to the building envelope.

Kingspan – Kingspan is the global leader in advanced insulation and building envelope solutions with the mission to accelerate a net zero emissions future with the wellbeing of people and planet at its heart.

17:30 Introduction (Dariana Pau – Beta & Alin Mărgărit)
17:40 Digital Solutions | Design & Build | Thermal Bridges: Sebastian Ivan |Ytong
18:10 Digital Solutions | Gabriel Avramescu | Kingspan
18:40 BIM Automation | Mikael Santrolli – Foster + Partners) and Mauro Sabiu – Zaha Hadid Architects
20:10 QA and closing

Mikael Santrolli is an Architect proficient in BIM workflows and an expert modeler specialized in parametric software, computational design and automation programming. During his career he has worked with Foster and Partners, Zaha Hadid Architects and other international practices on projects with high levels of complexity. Currently Mikael leverages parametric modelling and programming in his department and with MKS DTECH he researches and develops solutions in automation and design technology for the AEC.

Mauro Sabiu is an experienced Architect focusing on BIM, advanced modelling, computational design and automation. While in Zaha Hadid Architects, Perkins + Wills and other international practices, Mauro worked on a wide variety of projects worldwide, including aviation, research and infrastructure. He plays an active role in BIM and design technology development and has been involved in several R&D projects for the AEC. Mauro has given speeches in conferences and universities worldwide about BIM, Digital and Computational Design.

Alin started his career as an Architectural Drafter at one of the largest engineering studios in his hometown, Timisoara. After finishing his architectural and urban design studies at the Polytechnic University of Timisoara, he joined a leading project management and architecture practice in Timisoara, working as a Lead Architect and BIM Manager for some of the most important foreign investment projects in the region. After joining Foster and Partners as a BIM and Design Systems Coordinator, his passion for design technology focused on working on large infrastructure and commercial projects in the Middle East and Asia regions.