Martin Coyne


BIM Practice Manager | Associate Principal

Martin Coyne is BIM Practice Manager at global design firm KPF, guiding global BIM strategy and implementation since joining in 2013. A qualified architect and passionate technology enthusiast, he is part of the leadership of KPF’s global Digital Practice Team responsible for promoting and supporting the integration of technology in to design workflows across KPF’s worldwide offices. As both an architect and BIM leader Martin has worked on projects across a range of typologies and scales including aviation, supertall, commercial, residential, mixed-use and masterplan schemes.
Martin is a co-founder of the UK Dynamo User Group hosting regular user group sessions, Dynamo Day learning events and a hackathon. He has spoken at numerous global conferences on BIM Management approaches and using Dynamo at events including AU and RTC/BILT events in North America and Europe. Martin is a recurring guest lecturer on the BIMM MSc course at Middlesex University.

 What to expect during the event

In this presentation we will share our approach to ensuring core competencies are maintained across our offices at the same time as aiming to inspire our staff by encouraging them to develop additional skills. We will offer the perspective of KPF, a global architecture firm responsible for numerous landmark buildings around the world, our typically complex projects include some of the tallest towers currently completed alongside delicate interventions in existing and historic fabric.
We will take a look at how our current strategy formed and touch on assessment methods, skills gap identification, eLearning considerations, types of learning employed, induction processes as well as aligning learning opportunities across all of our global office locations. We will also share how we approach the challenges of aligning individual, team and firmwide learning goals and steps taken to provide improved learning resources.

- Developing learning strategies to ensure competences are maintained
- Employing data-led approaches to learning
- Implementing different learning types and environments
- Inspiring staff to undertake learning activities
- Learning considerations for hybrid working

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