Participate for your chance to win the US$12,000 Grand Prize!
Welcome! This student competition utilizes Building Information Models (BIM) and Virtual Reality (VR) technology to aid in the design of an innovative pedestrian bridge. Participate for your chance to win the $12,000 Grand Prize!
Two pieces of software will be used and are provided to contestants for free (for the duration of the competition): BIM software Allplan by Nemetschek and VR software UC-win/Road by Forum8.
2011 COMPETITION SPONSORS
Shinkenchiku-sha Co., Ltd.
Japan Institute of Art etc.
All participants of this contest must be students (full or part-time). Solo and team entries will be accepted. Works created prior to 2011 will also be accepted so long as they address the theme of the competition and meet final deliverable requirements.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE AND EVENT SCHEDULE
Workshop Period：Mon., May 2 — Fri., September 30, 2011
Final Submission Period：Sat., October 1 — Mon., October 31, 2011
Announcement of Results: Fri., November 4, 2011
Yasushi Ikeda — Keio University
Kostas Terzidis — Harvard University GSD
Yoshihiro Kobayashi — Arizona State University
Ed Galea, FSEG, the University of Greenwich
Tomohiro Fukuda — Osaka University
Hiromichi Yoshikawa -Tokyo City University
CEO of Nemetchek Allplan GmbH
Ryota Ieiri — Representative of Ieiri LAB
Fumio Seki — Nihon Univercity
NPO Chiikizukuri Kobo
NPO “Civil machizukuri station”