SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Trimble announced this week that its international user conference, Trimble Dimensions, has been scheduled for November 5-7, 2012, at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas. It was last held in the fall of 2010, also at the Mirage, its traditional location. Before that it was held in the spring of 2009. According to a press release, “Trimble Dimensions 2012 will provide insight into how information technology can transform the way surveying, engineering, construction, mapping, GIS, geospatial, utilities and field service management professionals work to achieve success.”
“Now in its sixth year, Trimble Dimensions provides an excellent forum for organizations to explore how they can continue to drive transformation, shape the future of their industry and gain a competitive edge through the use of information technology,” said Steven W. Berglund, Trimble’s president and CEO, in a statement.
There will be a variety of knowledge-sharing and break out sessions, networking opportunities, and educational sessions and “specialized tracks to advance career objectives with many sessions qualifying for Professional Development Hour (PDH) credits.”
Further, there will be an off-site demonstration and training area, plus a “Partner Pavilion” that will have on display Trimble construction, survey, engineering, aerial and mobile mapping, railway, transportation and logistics, field service, mapping, GIS, utilities, mobile computing, agriculture, forestry and infrastructure solutions, including products from Accubid, Applanix, Meridian Systems, Pacific Crest, PeopleNet, Plancal, QuickPen and Tekla. Included in the list of highlighted solutions and technologies are 3D scanning, pre-design construction planning, 3D visualization, BIM, and aerial and mobile mapping.