Lifecycle Building Information Modeling (BIM) for Energy Management

May 17, 2012
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Eastern Daylight Time


A building information model (BIM) is a digital representation of physical and functional characteristics of a facility. As such, BIM serves as a shared knowledge resource for information about a facility, forming a reliable basis for decisions during the building's lifecycle, from inception onward. One of the most beneficial areas of BIM's application to facility management is its role in energy management.

During I2SL's High-Tech Talk Webinar, "Lifecycle Building Information Modeling (BIM) for Energy Management," participants learned:

  • How to populate, validate, and maintain data created during the building design and construction stages.
  • How to create BIM for existing buildings.
  • How to integrate BIM with building automation systems (BAS) for energy management using open standards or proprietary protocols.
  • How to connect BIM/BAS with computerized maintenance management systems, computer-aided facility management, and geographic information systems.


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Professional Development Hours and Continuing Education Credit

Attendees of this course and those who view the recording can earn one Professional Development Hour (PDH) for professional engineers and one Continuing Education Credit (CEC) from the American Institute of Architects for registered architects.

Contact I2SL if you would like to receive a professional development hour for viewing the webinar.

Instructor Biography

Igor Starkov has 18 years of international business management experience and dedicated 10 of those years to the construction software industry. Mr. Starkov is co-founder and president of the San Francisco-based EcoDomus Inc., a company focused on improving the way buildings are managed using virtual models such as BIM. Mr. Starkov is a recipient of the FIATECH Celebration of Engineering and Technology Innovation award for his "BIM for Facilities Management" project at Texas A&M University. Mr. Starkov has been featured in the recent ENR Magazine article on "Lifecycle Data Management using BIM" and has spoken at more than 50 construction industry events. Mr. Starkov holds a master's degree in applied mathematics and computer science from Moscow University in Russia, and an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.


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