Digital / BIM Manager, University of the west of England
Mike Ford has been managing the adoption of BIM and the digital campus strategy at the University of the west of England for the past five years, for the university’s estates team. His Book, Digital FM – for choppers, changers, operators and maintainers is launching at DCW 2019 with support from the UKBIM Alliance. Mike also runs the Peer2Peer BIM network at UWE and is Co-chair of the Southwest BIM region, between the two groups there is a BIM event in the Southwest every month. Though based in the UWE estates team, Mike and his Digital Campus team also get involved in teaching at the university, particularly on the BIM Masters course, ensuring UWE are practicing what they teach and teaching what they practice.