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Women in BIM Networking Event – Melbourne, Australia

August 17, 2023 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm AEST

We welcome you to join us for our first Women in BIM Networking Event in Melbourne, Australia on Thursday 17 August at the Beca Office.

Join WIB for some exciting presentations on #attractingwomen #digitalrequirements and #diversity as well as providing an opportunity for informal networking and sharing of knowledge across our sector.

The event agenda is detailed below:

4.30 – 5.00pm – Arrival & Food (Networking) 

5.00 – 5.05pm – Welcome to Country & Safety Moment, Fara Mosavari, BIM Manager, Beca

5.05 – 5.15pm – WIB Introduction (Virtual), Rebecca De Cicco, Global Chair, Women in BIM / Principal, Digital Enablement, Aurecon

Rebecca will give a presentation on the drivers, projects and key initiatives involved in the Women in BIM group. As a global group she will dissect the current activities as well as events we host, touching on the importance of gender diversity and how WIB can support greater diversity across the digital built environment. 

5.15 – 5.30pm – Beca Presentation, Andrea Hughes, Business Director, Beca

Andrea will discuss how Beca are supporting more women into the #AEC industry to move to senior positions and how we retain this talent and skills within the built environment.

5.30 – 5.45pm – BIM in Government: OPV & Victoria’s New Digital Contracts, Leila Mirkalaei, Systems Data Engineer, Opv

This presentation will cover what role the Victorian government is playing to drive digital requirements for industry and what benefits it expects to achieve through new standard contract terms.

5.45 – 6.00pm – Q&A

6.00 – 7.00pm – Networking & Finish 

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to network and gain valuable insights!

Register now


August 17, 2023
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm AEST AEST
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Level 4, 5 Queens Road
Melbourne, VIC 3004 Australia


Women in BIM
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