Australasia BricsCAD Conference 2019

Brisbane Conference and Exhibition Centre

March 19, 2019 | Merivale St & Glenelg Street,
South Brisbane QLD 4101, Australia

The inaugural Australasia BricsCAD Conference (ABC2019) is to be held on the 19th March 2019 at the Brisbane Conference and Exhibition Centre (BCEC). Come join us to learn the ABCs of BricsCAD!

ABC2019 is for Engineering Managers, CAD Managers, BIM Managers, Architects and Designers across all disciplines. If you are using CAD or are wanting a better option to meet the growing requirements for BIM, then this is the conference for you.


Within the industry-standard .dwg file format defined by the Open Design Alliance, BricsCAD offers 2D drafting, 3D modelling including lofted and deformed surfaces, powerful tools for BIM and for parametric mechanical modelling including Sheet Metal. BricsCAD hosts hundreds of specific design applications for civil engineering, structural steel, GIS mapping and many other disciplines.

Bricsys is using Artificial Intelligence and 'design intent' in many commands and tools. We will show you the future of design.

  1. Learn how BricsCAD evolved into THE essential design application.
  2. Learn how you easily switch to BricsCAD – tips and guidance.
  3. Learn how BricsCAD saves money and boosts your productivity.


In the main conference room, we will give live presentations of BricsCAD, BricsCAD Mechanical and BricsCAD BIM.
We’ll discuss how easy it is to make the switch, the benefits, the savings with none of the risks.

In our 'Ecosystem room, you can meet with staff from Bricsys NV, from our partners and our resellers. You can see demonstrations of third-party applications running on BricsCAD.

The Bricsys Ecosystem - Products on show:

ADACX - Duprez Construction Services, AutoPath - CGS Labs, BricsCAD - Bricsys, SHAPE - Bricsys, 
CadWorx - Hexagon PPM, CloudWorx - Leica, Civil Site Design - Civil Survey Solutions, 12d Model - 12d Solutions, SurvaCAD - AccDraft, ParaBuild - Cad Systems NV


Meet BricsCAD users and share your experiences.
We want to inform you and entertain you while we show you the future of design software – BricsCAD.

Morning tea, Lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.

Michael Smith 

Director CAS Asia Pacific, Hexagon

Heidi Hewett 

User Success Manager, Bricsys

Pieter Clarysse

Lead BIM Development, Bricsys

Damian Harkin

Sofoco Pty Ltd.

Jason Bourhill

CAD Concepts Ltd.

Ralph Grabowski 

Upfront.ezine Publishing Ltd.

Preliminary Schedule


ABC2019 is a great opportunity to connect with Engineers, Surveyors and Architects. Come and let people know where you fit in the Bricsys ecosystem. Sponsors will receive a spot in the Ecosystem room to demonstrate their products and services. To find out more please contact:

Melissa Freemantle

Sofoco Pty Ltd.

+61 417 560 146



Getting there

Trains run direct from Brisbane Airport (domestic and international) to the BCEC every 30 minutes, with a journey time of around 40 minutes


The BCEC includes several parking locations for those coming by car.

Book your tickets


There are a multitude of accommodation options available close to the BCEC.

Rydges South Bank - 3 mins walk

Mantra South Bank - 3 mins walk

Novotel Brisbane South Bank – 5 mins walk

Ibis Brisbane – 15 mins walk (from the city side)