The U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD) is holding its second annual symposium, "Discovering the Built Environment," Oct. 16 and 17 at the Hyatt Regency, Atlanta. The institute is now accepting abstracts and has extended the submission deadline to July 22.

This symposium brings together professionals from all corners of the building documentation industry in a day of quick fire sessions from fellow professionals. The conference will immediately precede BIMForum in the same venue.

Building documentation stakeholder areas of specialty that will bring value to the symposium include: architecture, engineering, surveying, heritage, contracting, construction management, building ownership, education, manufacturing, the media, and hardware and software development. Presentations will be live and last 20 minutes, including Q&A.

Selected abstracts will be confirmed by Aug. 1.  Conference registration will be included for all presenters.  Presenters are responsible for their own travel and lodging.  


The U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD) is the first U.S. organization to focus solely on supporting the building documentation industry within the U.S. The USIBD is committed to advancing the interests of all stakeholder groups with an interest in building documentation. As such, the USIBD strives to provide its members with a network of support and information, comprised of industry professionals throughout the U.S. and Internationally.