Historic Events

ARCHICAD 23 Preview

Date: 19/07/2019

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

To prepare for ARCHICAD 23, we would like to invite you to our free online preview of the latest release.

This free webinar will introduce you to some of the great new features in version 23, including:

- Tab previews and overview
- Opening tool
- Updated beam and column tools
- Floor plan representation of beams
- Connected slab display
- Updated surface catalog
- Building material properties

ARCHICAD Test Drive

Date: 11/07/2019

Time: 11:00 - 15:30

Experience ARCHICAD for yourself at our CPD approved Test Drive at the White Collar Factory on 11 July 2019.

ARCHICAD’s Virtual Building™ technology, stores all the information about your project in a central database from which the drawings and documentation are quickly and efficiently produced. This intelligent model-based workflow can be used for new construction, renovation and retrofit projects allowing automated, fully coordinated and accurate documentation while reducing errors from design changes.

The 'hands on' 75 minute session is designed to introduce you to ARCHICAD and model-based design including:-

An overview of the ARCHICAD Virtual Building (BIM) Concept – Interface and workflow
Exploring the existing building
Mark up demolition works
Insert new structural elements and openings
Document the changes
Mobile Communication

Test Drives will be in groups of no more than six people and will be delivered at 11.00am-12.30pm and 2.00pm-3.30pm

Each delegate will be provided with a full commercial trial of ARCHICAD for 30 days from 12 July 2019.

ARCHICAD 23 Preview

Date: 05/07/2019

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

To prepare for ARCHICAD 23, we would like to invite you to our free online preview of the latest release.

This free webinar will introduce you to some of the great new features in version 23, including:

- Tab previews and overview
- Opening tool
- Updated beam and column tools
- Floor plan representation of beams
- Connected slab display
- Updated surface catalog
- Building material properties

CIAT CPD Course: VR for Architecture – Birmingham

Date: 08/05/2019

Time: 09:45 - 15:30

Our ‘How Virtual Reality saves time and resources – VR for Architecture’ course has been accepted and included on the CIAT CPD Register.

This course is classed as ‘structured CPD’ as it is a formal learning activity designed to meet a specific learning outcome. Both CIAT and RIBA members participating in the course can allocate at least 2 hours of learning.

We will be providing two identical sessions throughout the day - 09:45 to 11:45 and 13:30 to 15:30

Both cardboard and fully immersive VR exploration will be experienced by attendees with a complimentary cardboard viewer provided to all.

CIAT CPD Course: VR for Architecture at UCLan

Date: 02/05/2019

Time: 11:30 - 13:30

Our ‘How Virtual Reality saves time and resources – VR for Architecture’ course has been accepted and included on the CIAT CPD Register.

This course is classed as ‘structured CPD’ as it is a formal learning activity designed to meet a specific learning outcome. Both CIAT and RIBA members participating in the course can allocate at least 2 hours of learning.

Both cardboard and fully immersive VR exploration will be experienced by attendees with a complimentary cardboard viewer provided to all.

ARCHICAD Test Drive – London

Date: 30/04/2019

Time: 10:30 - 15:30

Experience ARCHICAD for yourself at our CPD approved Test Drive at the White Collar Factory on 30 April 2019.

The 'hands on' 75 minute session includes:

An overview of the ARCHICAD Virtual Building (BIM) Concept – Interface and workflow
Exploring the existing building
Mark up demolition works
Insert new structural elements and openings
Document the changes
Mobile Communication

Test Drives will be in groups of no more than six people at 10.30, 12.15 and 14.15.

Each delegate will be provided with a full commercial trial of ARCHICAD 22 for 30 days from 1 May 2019.

Lunch & Learn Webinar – Introduction to Twinmotion 2019

Date: 12/04/2019

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

Twinmotion is a realtime visualisation and 3D immersion software that allows you to import, navigate and visualise 3D models optimised for direct synchronisation with GRAPHISOFT ARCHICAD and Autodesk Revit.

Guest presenters Tianxiao Wang and Martin Krasemann provide a comprehensive overview of this extremely easy to learn and use solution for PC and Mac.

Lunch & Learn Webinar – Data on the Move

Date: 05/04/2019

Time: 12:30 - 12:50

BIMx (Building Explorer) for iOS and Android is an innovative, interactive, communication tool for building design professionals setting, providing access to the full set of project information, including 2D documents, 3D models and any non-geometric data incorporated into a BIM workflow.

This webinar will demonstrate use of data, publishing the model to BIMx, exploring and interacting with the model, and accessing data on the move.

RIBA London CPD Roadshow

Date: 04/04/2019

Time: 09:30 - 16:00

RIBA CPD Roadshows provide a unique opportunity for architects and other construction industry professionals to learn from the CPD Providers Network. CPD Providers deliver RIBA-approved CPD and share their expertise on a range of innovative products and the latest technologies.

Lunch & Learn Webinar – Teamwork in the Cloud

Date: 29/03/2019

Time: 12:30 - 12:50

Teamwork provides a platform for collaboration on projects within the office and through the Internet. Using BIMcloud, multiple team members efficiently work on a single model, dramatically reducing the amount of data being transferred.

This webinar will demonstrate teamwork and communication within the design team, accessing the model on the move through mobile apps, and communicating from the app back to the live model.

Lunch & Learn Webinar – Introduction to Twinmotion 2019

Date: 15/03/2019

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

Twinmotion is a realtime visualisation and 3D immersion software that allows you to import, navigate and visualise 3D models optimised for direct synchronisation with GRAPHISOFT ARCHICAD and Autodesk Revit.

Guest presenters Tianxiao Wang and Martin Krasemann provide a comprehensive overview of this extremely easy to learn and use solution for PC and Mac.

ARCHICAD Test Drive – Birmingham

Date: 14/03/2019

Time: 10:00 - 15:15

Experience ARCHICAD for yourself at our CPD approved Test Drive in our Birmingham office on 14 March 2019.

ARCHICAD’s Virtual Building™ technology, stores all the information about your project in a central database from which the drawings and documentation are quickly and efficiently produced. This intelligent model-based workflow can be used for new construction, renovation and retrofit projects allowing automated, fully coordinated and accurate documentation while reducing errors from design changes.

The 'hands on' 75 minute session is designed to introduce you to ARCHICAD and model-based design, and includes:

An overview of the ARCHICAD Virtual Building (BIM) Concept – Interface and workflow
Exploring the existing building
Mark up demolition works
Insert new structural elements and openings
Document the changes
Mobile Communication

Test Drives will be in groups of no more than six people and will be delivered at the following times

10.00am to 11.15am
11.45am to 1.00pm
2.00pm to 3.15pm

Each delegate will be provided with a full commercial trial of ARCHICAD 22 for 30 days from 15 March 2019.

Lunch & Learn Webinar – VR and the Virtual Building

Date: 01/03/2019

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

The sensation of actually being inside a building makes VR a powerful tool for communicating design intent. This VR solution uses an ingeniously folded piece of cardboard to create a holder for any smartphone. The impression of space is achieved by displaying a separate image for each eye of the viewer, and movement is simulated using the phone’s sensors.

This webinar will demonstate using the VR viewer, downloading and configuring the required apps, and exploring the Virtual Building with VR.

Register by 18th February 2019 for a link to request a free VR viewer.

BIM Show Live

Date: 27/02/2019 - 28/02/2019

Time: 08:30 - 17:00

ARCHICAD Test Drive – Manchester

Date: 26/02/2019 -

Time: 10:30 - 15:15

Experience ARCHICAD for yourself at our CPD approved Test Drive in Manchester on 26 February 2019.

ARCHICAD’s Virtual Building™ technology, stores all the information about your project in a central database from which the drawings and documentation are quickly and efficiently produced. This intelligent model-based workflow can be used for new construction, renovation and retrofit projects allowing automated, fully coordinated and accurate documentation while reducing errors from design changes.

The 'hands on' 75 minute session includes:

- An overview of the ARCHICAD Virtual Building (BIM) Concept – Interface and workflow
- Exploring the existing building
- Mark up demolition works
- Insert new structural elements and openings
- Document the changes
- Mobile Communication

Test Drives will be in groups of no more than six people and will be delivered at the following times

10.30am to 11.45am
12.00pm to 1.15pm
2.00pm to 3.15pm

Each delegate will be provided with a full commercial trial of ARCHICAD 22 for 30 days from 27 February 2019.

Lunch & Learn Webinar – Data on the Move

Date: 15/02/2019

Time: 12:30 - 12:50

BIMx (Building Explorer) for iOS and Android is an innovative, interactive, communication tool for building design professionals setting, providing access to the full set of project information, including 2D documents, 3D models and any non-geometric data incorporated into a BIM workflow.

This webinar will demonstrate use of data, publishing the model to BIMx, exploring and interacting with the model, and accessing data on the move.

ARCHICAD Test Drive – London

Date: 14/02/2019

Time: 10:30 - 15:15

Experience ARCHICAD for yourself at our CPD approved Test Drive at our King's Cross office on 14 February 2019.

ARCHICAD’s Virtual Building™ technology, stores all the information about your project in a central database from which the drawings and documentation are quickly and efficiently produced. This intelligent model-based workflow can be used for new construction, renovation and retrofit projects allowing automated, fully coordinated and accurate documentation while reducing errors from design changes.

The 'hands on' 75 minute session includes:

An overview of the ARCHICAD Virtual Building (BIM) Concept – Interface and workflow
Exploring the existing building
Mark up demolition works
Insert new structural elements and openings
Document the changes
Mobile Communication

Test Drives will be in groups of no more than six people and will be delivered at the following times

10.30am to 11.45am
12.00pm to 1.15pm
2.00pm to 3.15pm

Each delegate will be provided with a full commercial trial of ARCHICAD 22 for 30 days from 15 February 2019.

RIBA Manchester CPD Roadshow

Date: 07/02/2019

Time: 09:30 - 16:00

RIBA CPD Roadshows provide a unique opportunity for architects and other construction industry professionals to learn from the CPD Providers Network. CPD Providers deliver RIBA-approved CPD and share their expertise on a range of innovative products and the latest technologies.

Lunch & Learn Webinar – Teamwork in the Cloud

Date: 01/02/2019

Time: 12:30 - 12:50

Teamwork provides a platform for collaboration on projects within the office and through the Internet. Using BIMcloud, multiple team members efficiently work on a single model, dramatically reducing the amount of data being transferred.

This webinar will demonstrate teamwork and communication within the design team, accessing the model on the move through mobile apps, and communicating from the app back to the live model.

OPEN BIM 3D – London Fulham Road

Date: 26/09/2018

Time: 09:30 - 12:15

The BIM process is driving change. Its use on projects is developing rapidly and transforming the way the Construction Industry operates.

Understanding this process, adopting best practice and knowing how to collaborate is crucial for each stakeholder.

Do not miss the chance to learn from Industry experts how an OPEN BIM process can benefit your business. The full programme is classed as ‘structured CPD’ as it is a formal learning activity.

Each member of the audience will be provided with a complimentary VR Viewer. Please join us at our London screening for the full picture. In full 3D, of course.

Architectural Technology Awards

Date: 14/09/2018

Time: 15:00 - 18:00

The AT Awards are the premier accolades that demonstrate and recognise outstanding achievement — celebrating Architectural Technology at its best. This year, Applecore Designs has teamed up with the CIAT as its Media Parter, to offer VR for all finalists’ 3D models.

The awards event will be held at Village Underground, 54 Holywell Lane, London EC2A 3PQ on 14 September 2018. Hosted by MC Matt Allwright, the event will recognise the exceptional contribution that Architectural Technology practices and professionals make to the built environment.

ARCHICAD User Conference 2018

Date: 08/05/2018

Time: 09:00 - 17:00

All Applecore Designs' ARCHICAD customers on the GRAPHISOFT UAS membership are invited to this free one day User Conference.

At this event, you will also hear about the trends and drivers in the Architectural Design industry. We'll show you how the new features of ARCHICAD 22 will benefit your business and day-to-day work as well as hearing from fellow architects and industry professionals.

The day will kick-off with David Philp of Digital Built Britain and Director at AECOM, giving an update on where we are now, and what is coming along, with the challenges and opportunities for architects which are created by the industry’s move to BIM.

ArchitEx 2018

Date: 11/04/2018 - 12/04/2018

Time: 10:30 - 17:00

On Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th April 2018, Applecore Designs will be exhibiting at ArchitEx 2018 taking place at St. George’s Hall, Liverpool.

At this two day event will be demonstrating ARCHICAD’s proven Virtual Building™ concept which offers award winning workflows for projects of any size. Its high-end presentation tools also help you to communicate your design intent.

Please visit us on Stand B8

Lunch & Learn Webinar Series – Site plan and house type

Date: 16/03/2018

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

Our fifth "lunch and learn" webinar series illustrates how to use model based design for a new build development. Withypit Lane is a virtual site in Central England where the brief is to provide new affordable housing with flexible accommodation.

Each 30 minute webinar covers a different aspect of the design process, including incorporating the existing site survey, conceptual modelling, modules and external referencing, as well as presentation tools.

Lunch & Learn Webinar Series – Building models and room layouts

Date: 02/03/2018

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

Our fifth "lunch and learn" webinar series illustrates how to use model based design for a new build development. Withypit Lane is a virtual site in Central England where the brief is to provide new affordable housing with flexible accommodation.

Each 30 minute webinar covers a different aspect of the design process, including incorporating the existing site survey, conceptual modelling, modules and external referencing, as well as presentation tools.

Lunch & Learn Webinar Series – Existing site and concept

Date: 16/02/2018

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

Our fifth "lunch and learn" webinar series illustrates how to use model based design for a new build development. Withypit Lane is a virtual site in Central England where the brief is to provide new affordable housing with flexible accommodation.

Each 30 minute webinar covers a different aspect of the design process, including incorporating the existing site survey, conceptual modelling, modules and external referencing, as well as presentation tools.

Lunch and Learn Webinar Series – BIMcloud Hosting and Requirements

Date: 27/10/2017

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

BIMcloud provides a platform for collaboration on projects within the office and through the Internet. Multiple team members efficiently work on a single model, dramatically reducing the amount of data being transferred.

This 30 minute webinar will look at server and network requirements, securing an install, licencing and hosting options.

Lunch and Learn Webinar Series – BIMcloud and the Virtual Building

Date: 09/10/2017

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

BIMcloud provides a platform for collaboration on projects within the office and through the Internet. Multiple team members efficiently work on a single model, dramatically reducing the amount of data being transferred.

BIMx (Building Explorer) for iOS and Android is an innovative, interactive, communication tool for building design professionals. Connecting to BIMcloud projects, BIMx provides full access to 3D models, documentation and non-geometric data on the mobile platform, while communicating with the project team.

This 30 minute webinar will look at the virtual building, BIMcloud, multi-site support, teamwork, red lining and communication within the design team.

BIM Conference 2017

Date: 21/09/2017

Time: 09:00 - 17:00

Returning for a eighth successive year, the BIM Conference 2017 offers you clear, accurate and unbiased guidance on how openBIM is used on projects. The Programme Committee have again assembled knowledgeable speakers in their field.

ARCHICAD 21 Preview

Date: 23/06/2017

Time: 12:30 - 13:00

To prepare for the release of ARCHICAD 21, we would like to invite you to our free online preview of the latest release. This free webinar will introduce you to some of the great new features in version 21.

Working Smarter: Breakfast at the Blue Fin

Date: 21/06/2017

Time: 08:00 - 11:00

Applecore Designs invites you and your studio to a Working Smarter CPD breakfast at the award-winning Blue Fin. Whatever your experience of model based design you will not only be exposed to knowledgeable speakers but also experience how the BIM process and Virtual Reality is a catalyst for growth.

CIAT Yorkshire: PDD 2017 “Sustainable Building Quality”

Date: 08/06/2017

Time: 09:30 - 16:30

The CPD Professional Development Day 2017 will follow the theme ‘Sustainable Building Quality’, with two plenary case study presentations and four seminar sessions throughout the day, where you may assemble your own learning programme.

ARCHICAD User Conference 2017

Date: 25/05/2017

Time: 09:00 - 16:30

It's your chance to see the new features of ARCHICAD 21 in action before it's available anywhere and to meet the GRAPHISOFT UK team along with key speakers from our Budapest headquarters and the design community. As an existing user, this will be one you won’t want to miss.

CIAT CPD Course: VR for Architecture

Date: 19/05/2017

Time: 09:30 - 11:30

Our ‘How Virtual Reality saves time and resources – VR for Architecture’ course has been accepted and included on the CIAT CPD Register.