As ARCHICON 2016 is only 2 weeks away, we felt the need to update you on some recent events. We are thrilled to announce that dRofus is on board as the Gold Sponsor of ARCHICON!

dRofus is the leading planning and data management solution for the global building industry. It connects bidirectionally with ARCHICAD and Revit to validate briefing requirements in the model(s) and exchange data throughout briefing, design, construction and into operations.

In conjunction with dRofus' commitment, we are able to make available a discounted price for ARCHICON registration. This special offer means you can register for the two-day event for $950*.

Managing Director Chris Razzell said: "As a member of buildingSMART, we are committed to OPENBIM and supporting our clients in the ARCHICAD and Revit communities. Being the Gold Sponsor of ARCHICON underlines this commitment and we look forward to an exciting ARCHICON and RTC."

ARCHICON is a learning event geared around ARCHICAD and OPENBIM use, with sessions presented by world-leading ARCHICAD users. Attendees will be able to network with some of the world's top BIM experts from the whole AEC industry. Having the event co-located with RTC will provide a unique opportunity to mix with and learn from others, who are not ARCHICAD users, yet who still face similar challenges as you.

For those wishing to attend the last day of RTC as well, you can bolt this on for an additional $550**.
Students^ can also take advantage of this discount for a two-day registration fee of $750*, and the third-day option for $1,250.

Those attending the ARCHICON benefit from:

  • Learning from some of the world's top instructors and industry experts and leaving with a wealth of knowledge, practical methods, and new ideas.
  • Networking, and sharing of ideas and insights with an international community of your peers.
  • Cultivating important business and professional contacts that can benefit your company and your career.
  • Explore the latest trends and technologies.
  • Seeing how ARCHICAD and collaborating applications work together.
  • Unlocking the potential of BIM to streamline the building procurement and construction process.
  • Witnessing and learning of Best Practice methods.
  • Tips and tricks from a range of industry experts.
  • CPD formal and informal points.

Who Should Attend?

Practice Leaders, Office Managers, Architects, Building Designers, Students, CAD/BIM Managers, Draftpersons, Designers, Digital Modellers.


Speakers include:

  • Nathan Hildebrandt, Fulton Trotter Architects
  • Quinton Cooper, Stylemaster Homes
  • Gideon Taljaard, Plus Architecture
  • Lachlan Green, Fulton Trotter Architects
  • Andrew Zarb, Built Environment Simulation
  • Matthew Johnson, POWE Architects
  • Rob Jackson, Bond Bryan Digital

Attendees will be able to attend a joint keynote presentation with RTC attendees by Dave RendallThe Freak Factor: Discovering Uniqueness by Flaunting Weakness. Dave is a powerful speaker and is bound to leave a lasting impression on all those present. There will also be a forum at the end of the day focusing on best methods for delivering OPENBIM success.

After the event wrap-up, there will be drinks and a sit-down meal at the Hope Valley Estate Winery. This venue and experience will not disappoint!

I look forward to seeing you again in the Hunter Valley next month.

Kind regards,
Nathan Hildebrandt