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043: ‘This Could Get Pretty Big’, with Dion Moult

Special guest Dion Moult joins the podcast to talk about Open Source software, BlenderBIM, OpenBIM, the Open Source Architecture (OSArch) community, the problem of file formats and software companies that create lock-in, making informed choices about project development workflows relating to technology and software, thinking bigger about the ecosystems of our built environments, and much more.

Dion’s blog

The OSArch Community website video tutorials

OSArch on Twitter

BlenderBIM website

BlenderBIM on Twitter

Blender website & community

FreeCAD website

Open-source software defined (Wikipedia)

IfcOpenShell website

BuildingSMART website

Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) wiki

Ladybug Tools website (Free environmental analysis tools)

OPEN Foam website (Open source CFD analysis tools)

More TRXL Podcast episodes

Check out my other podcast too: Archispeak

My YouTube channel


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