Call for Papers and Posters
14th BIM Academic Symposium

University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK

The Academic Interoperability Coalition is sponsoring its annual Academic BIM Symposium to be held on Monday, April 6 and Tuesday, April 7, at The Gibbs College of Architecture in Norman, OK.
The papers and posters will be viewed worldwide to further academic models and generate dialogue about the issues with changing the way we conduct research and educate students to support BIM use in the AECO industry. The Symposium topics focus on the opportunities BIM is creating to improve productivity, data collection and long term-planning for resilience in the built environment.
Papers: Researchers, academicians, students, and practitioners in the AECOO industry are invited to submit papers (no less than 6 pages, no more than 8 pages) describing best practices, experiences, case studies, and research projects in one of the six topics listed below.
Posters: Students of the built environment are invited to submit posters describing their research, academic projects, and practical experiences with BIM in one of the six topics listed below.
Topics to be addressed by papers and posters include:

  • BIM Education and Training
  • BIM Use and Industry Case Studies
  • BIM for Creating and Maintaining a Resilient Built Environment
  • BIM and Smart Cities
  • BIM Data and Informatics for the Built Environment
  • The Future of BIM

o  Interested paper authors and poster presenters are invited to submit an abstract (300 words) by 18 October 2019 to the organizing committee at:  Abstracts will be blind reviewed. Space is limited so submission date of abstract may be a determining factor in acceptance.
o  Notification of acceptance will be issued by 1 November 2019
o  Full papers should be submitted by 13 January 2020
o  Notification for Presentations will be issued by 10 February 2020
o  Final Papers, Copyright Releases and Presentations will be due by 9 March 2020
o  Paper and poster presenters must register by 9 March 2020 to be included in the schedule.
o  For more information please visit our WWW at:

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