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Integration between GIS and BIM

In this seminar, the speaker will talk about interactions and the future of BIM & GIS, case example and Smart Cities.

Thu 25 Jul 2019
06:45 PM - 08:45 PM
RICS Hong Kong Office, 3707 - 3709 Hopewell Centre, 183 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
2 hours CPD


The construction industry is taking giant leaps towards going digital; Building Information Modeling (BIM) is becoming an important tool for digital construction. Advancements in the storage, computing and distribution of data will enable BIM-GIS integration to bring tremendous value to engineering project delivery and asset management and operations for built infrastructure and the managed environment around it.

In this seminar, the speaker will share with us:

  • The why and what of BIM & GIS
  • BIM & GIS Interactions
  • The future of BIM & GIS
  • Use case example: Chicago Dept of Water Management
  • The possibilities in Hong Kong — Smart Cities

Meet the speaker

Nick Andrew BIM Manager, Arcadis

Nick has been working in Hong Kong since 1994 and is a British Standards Institute BIM Level 2 Certified professional. He has mostly been involved in the design of major projects, such as the Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong Disneyland, West Kowloon Terminus and, most recently, the Integrated Waste Management Facilities development near Cheung Chau. Has has been involved with 3D modelling since 1999, and Building Information Modelling since around 2007 when he applied it to the Cathay Cargo Building.

Recently, he has lead efforts within Arcadis Hong Kong for BIM implementation and digital work methods, including training and up-skilling teams. As the Asia representative in the Arcadis' global BIM community, he is an essential part of their digital strategy in the region.


For enquiries or further information, please contact Mr Peter Au, RICS Business Development Manager, on +852 2116 9719 or

  • RICS Professionals HK$350
  • Non-RICS Professionals HK$400
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