AEC Connect is Australia's premier independent Design Technology and Building Information Modeling (BIM) consultancy. AEC Connect assists building clients, contractors, and design consultants to leverage-off the use of high-end technology. AEC Connect has profound insights in building information management across the entire building lifecycle, allowing us to take a holistic approach to facilitate technology uptake beyond the limits of professional boundaries.
AEC Connect helps public and private clients to get maximum value out of BIM. We currently advise the VIC Department of Treasury and Finance on their VIC BIM Pilots and we work with other large client bodies and contractors on their strategic approach to BIM throughout their organisation and on specific projects.
AEC Connect was founded in 2009 by Dr. Dominik Holzer and André Chaszar. The firm is commercially active in Australia where Dr. Holzer has established it as a leading BIM and Design Technology consultancy. As one of Australia's foremost BIM experts, Dr. Holzer was a member of on the Standards Australia BD-104 Committee for BIM Standards. He served as the National Chair of the Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) and Consult Australia’s ‘BIM Steering Group’ from 2011-2013. Next to his work in practice, Dr. Holzer occupies a Senior Lectureship position at the University of Melbourne. He recently published: "The BIM Manager's Handbook" for the internationally renown publisher Wiley.