Education & Training

CONFERENCES AND SEMINARIES (attended)

Seminar "Construyendo Eficiencia Energética desde el Bío Bío", Agencia Chilena de Eficiencia Energética, Concepción, jun2012.

Autodesk (Berlin, Germany). BIM Conference 2010.

"Design Modelling Symposium Berlin 2009", Fakultät Gestaltung - Studiengang Architektur, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ch. Gengnagel, Universität der Künste, Berlin sep2009.

"BIM Conference 2009", Autodesk, Berlin, sep2009.


"ENCUENTROS 2009". Third Conference of Young Chilean Scientists in Europe. 11-13 February, 2009, Göttingen, Germany.

"Autodesk University 2008", Autodesk Annual Meeting. Las Vegas - USA, dec2008.

• eCAADe 2008 (26th Conference for education and research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in europe). Antwerp-Belgium, Sep2008.

• "Generative Components Seminar for Academics", Bentley Systems and BRT Architects Office. Hamburg - Germany, 6th June 2008.

• SmartGeometry Conference 2008, Bentley Systems and Generative Components. BMW World, Munich - Germany, mar2008.


• eCAADe_2007 (25th conference for Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe). FH Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main - Germany, Sep2007.

•  Autodesk, "BIM Strategie Meeting 2007", keyspeaker: Phil Bernstein (Autodesk Vice-President). Porsche Zentrum, Leipzig - Germany, Sept-2007.

•  Vortrag Prof. Dr. Roberto Segre, "Die gegenwärtige Architektur in Lateinamerika", Europäische Urbanistik, Weimar - Germany, Sep2007.

•  Prof. Dr. phil. habil. Max Welch Guerra (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany), lecture about "Urban Planning Research Studies in Weimar", Estacion Mapocho, Santiago de Chile, oct 2006.

•  SIGRADI_2006 (Sociedad Iberoamericana de Gráfica Digital) X Congress, Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile, nov2006.

Danny Lobos, the moderator and Charles Eastmann
in SIGRADI X, Santiago de Chile, Nov 2006.


•  Arq. Eduardo Lyon, "Seminario Tecnología Avanzada para Arquitectura Digital", organized by Comgrap and Autodesk, Radisson Hotel, jul2006, Santiago de Chile.

•  "Tecnologías para el emprendimiento en educación", organized by Comgrap and Autodesk, Crown Plaza Hotel, Santiago de Chile, dec2006.

•  Prof. Dr-Ing. Dirk Donath (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany), lecture about current situation in Bauhaus and interview, Universidad del Bio-Bio, Concepción, Chile, Jan 2005.

“Architectonic Acoustic in Offices” Conference, Prof. Kenneth P. Roy, Ph. D, organized by Armstrong - Hunter Douglas Enterprises, Santiago, Aug 1999.

“The enterprise formation in the Construction" Seminary, Chilean Camera of the Construction, Mar - Oct 1998.

• Workshop - Seminary "Rol, Identidad y Acción del Arquitecto de Hoy", Faculty of Architecture UC and Foundation MERCATOR, Campus Lo Contador UC, Jan 1995.

 

EDUCATION
ACADEMIC DEGREES:

Doktor-Ingenieur ©
Computer Science in Architecture
Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Weimar, Germany)
(Submitted on October 2010, defense on February 2011)

Thesis Title: “Building Information Modeling and Plausibility in the Early Stages of the Architectural Design”.
Supervisor: Dr-Ing Dirk Donath (Bauhaus University Weimar, Germany).
Reviewers: Phil Bernstein (Yale University, USA), Karl Beucke (Bauhaus University Weimar).

Architect
Universidad de Santiago, Santiago – Chile, 2000

Bachelor in Architecture
Universidad de Santiago, Santiago – Chile, 1999

OTHER DIPLOMAS:
Computer Designer for Architecture
Universidad de Santiago, Santiago – Chile, 1997


Studies focused in Architectural Design and Building Construction. Courses: Architectural Design, CAD, Theory Courses, Expression Medias, Urbanism, Structural Design, Building Technologies.

School Director Hans Fox (1995-2000), Chilean Architect, PhD (University of Stuttgart) and Post-Doc (University of London).

“Surveying Engineering” Studies, first year complete approved, Universidad de Santiago, 1993.


Student work period at the University.

•  Thesis Project: Design Project "Centre for Diffusion of Music", Polanco Hill, Valparaiso, Mar 2000.

•  Shopping Center, Estación Central, Santiago , 1998

•  Design of Public School, La Florida , Santiago , 1997
(Graphic collaboration: Jorge Galvez).

•  Design of Café for Universidad de Santiago, 1996

•  Design of Transferring Center of Locomotion (bus, subway, train), Santiago , 1998

•  Several Designs: Cenotaph for poet Vicente Huidobro / Wind's Tower / School Music and Brigde, 1996-1996-1999.

•  Design Practice, Departmento de Aseo y Ornato, Municipality of Estación Central. New design for "Jose Luis Infante" Square. Mar - Sep 1998.

 

UPGRADE COURSES (Attended)

BIM and Building Performance Analysis. Master Class II,Universität der Künste (Berlin, Germany).

Architectural Desktop R3.3 to R2006 (Teacher: Arq. Vivian Cardet)

• AUTODESK Work Shop "Hands On Architectural Desktop 4.0", Instructor Héctor Miller (Autodesk ATC), Santiago de Chile, Nov2003.

Archicad R7.0 to R9.0 (Teacher: Ing. R. Navarro, Archisoft, R. Serpell, Graphisoft - Chile)

Autodesk VIZ 2004 – 2005 (Teacher: Ing. Viviana Vargas, Microgeo)

AutoCAD R2002 to R2006 (Teacher: Arq. Vivian Cardet, Comgrap)

Certified Teacher Diploma (Autodesk and Graphisoft), dec 2004

•  “Escuela Docente”, Academic Development Courses, Universidad de las Américas (UDLA), Santiago de Chile, May 2005- Sept 2005.

•  "Research Methodologies", Universidad de las Américas (UDLA), Santiago de Chile, may-jun2006.

SECUNDARY EDUCATION


Instituto Nacional “General Jose Miguel Carrera”

Secondary education (1987-1992), Santiago de Chile.
Instituto Nacional was the First Chilean School (founded in 1810).