4-12 jul 2017 Heraklion, Crete - Greece

LC3 2017

Lean Construction and BIM - LC3 Industry Day

If learning about BIM & Lean from the experience of cutting-edge construction companies interests you, the LC3 Industry Day is the best place to do it

The industry day is part of the BIM and Lean Congress, from the 4th-12th July.

Programme - 9th July, 2017


Session Title


08:00 - 09:15


08:15 - 09:15

Lean and BIM 101

Intro to Lean and to Lean Construction BIM for construction

Synergies of Lean and BIM

Glenn Ballard (UC Berkeley)

Ronen Barak (Tidhar)

Rafael Sacks (Technion - IIT)

09:20 - 09:30


Yiannis Xenidis and Ronen Barak

09:30 - 11:05

Practical Experience of Lean and BIM Implementation

in small to medium construction companies Moderator: Dr. Cynthia C.Y. Tsao

Fira Oy (Helsinki, Finland)

Tidhar Construction (Tel Aviv, Israel)

Lease Crutcher Lewis (Seattle, USA)

Otto Alhava

Ronen Barak

Lana Gochenauer


Coffee break

11:25 - 13:00

Practical Experience of Lean and BIM Implementation in large construction companies
Moderator: Prof. Olli Seppanen (Aalto Univ.)

Skanska Global


BAM Nuttal & BAM Group

Roar Fosse

Peter Burg

Ivor Barbrook

13:00 - 14:00


14:00 - 15:10

Construction Innovation Competition

14:00 - 14:10


Prof. Alan Hore (DIT)

14:10 - 15:10

Innovation idea presentations


15:10 - 15:45

Augmented Reality in Construction

Leif Granholm (Trimble)

15:45 - 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 - 17:30

Construction 2025: A Lean and BIM future

Moderator: Ken Stowe (Autodesk)

16:00 - 16:15

What will Construction look like in 2025? Five Compelling Questions…

Ken Stowe (Autodesk)

16:15 - 17:30

Panel Discussion

BIM vendors, construction companies, academia, and owners discuss the short-term future of Lean and BIM – what can we expect?

Gil Geva (Tidhar)

Trond Bolviken (Veidekke)

Prof. Olli Seppanen (Aalto Univ.)

Dr. Luciana Burdi (Massport)

Laurie Spitler (Autodesk)

Menno de Jonge

20:00 - 21:00

Pool side reception & Innovation Competition prize giving

Note: The program is not yet final and some contents may be changed.