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Upcoming Webinars

Connected Construction at Work

Tuesday, May 18, 2021, 8:00AM PST

Connected Construction at Work brings together leaders from across construction to discuss our successes in the important year behind us and the critical year ahead. The event will provide insight into the construction rebound from 2020 while also looking into significant impacts for our industry, like the proposed US infrastructure legislation. We’ll also hear how other contractors are creating deeper connections between construction phases, helping save them time and money and ensuring they grow out of 2021 and into a stronger future.

Ready Set Report!
Custom WIP Reporting on the Web

Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint for this informational webcast training and learn how ViewpointOne customers can now start reporting on their Work In Progress original contracts to date, executed and approved changes. In this short session, Kiran Penaka, Senior Product Manager, will show you how easy it is to compare WIP data between departments and jobs.

Take 15 Webinar Series – Weekly

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Trimble Dimensions Spotlight Series

Trimble Dimensions Spotlight Series is filled with thought leadership from top industry experts. Each series includes a collection of unique, on-demand episodes that will inspire new ideas and prepare you for future success. New episodes will be released throughout the year, covering the trends and topics driving change in our fast-paced world.

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Recorded Webinars

The Collaborate 2020 Tech Conference

Collaborate is Viewpoint’s annual user conference. For the last 10 years, thousands of clients have descended on Portland, Oregon so they can network, learn and celebrate in-person.

In 2020, Viewpoint has change to a virtual format to keep everyone safe, which also allows the ability to extend the value of Collaborate even further. Viewpoint Collaborate is now open to all construction industry professionals aswell as non-customers focused on industry learning, networking and today’s most pressing topics.

Quarterly Technology Huddle for Project Delivery – Team & Field

Live: Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Hear from the product managers about roadmap items in development and a quick review on recently released capabilities.


Past Webinars

Ready Set Report!
Tips & Tricks for Understanding RFI Data

Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint for this informative webcast training and learn how to make the most of RFI data captured in Viewpoint Team. In this short session, you’ll see the power of analytics reporting firsthand as Sam Schwartz, Product Manager, demonstrates how integrated, simple-to-use Viewpoint Analytics makes it easy to gain critical insights into your projects in real-time.

The Punch List!
Using Tree Grids in Spectrum

Thursday, April 15, 2021, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint for a free webinar on using Tree Grids in Spectrum. Learn how to use Spectrum Tree Grids to navigate information for Jobs. Spectrum Tree Grids makes it easy to dive into your most important job cost details.

Ready Set Report! – Tips & Tricks for Understanding Submittals Data

Wednesday, April 14, 2021, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint for this informative webcast training and learn how Viewpoint Team Submittals users can make the most of their data. In this short session, you’ll see the power of analytics reporting firsthand as Sam Schwartz, Product Manager, demonstrates how integrated, simple-to-use Viewpoint Analytics makes it easy to gain critical insights into your projects in real-time.

Quarterly Technology Huddle
for Project Delivery – Team & Field

Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 11:00AM PST

Join Viewpoint for this restricted, customer-only webinar to get insider information on:

  • Roadmap item development and prioritization for Team and Field solutions
  • A review of recently released capabilities and features
  • Live Q&A with product managers

Viewpoint’s Quarterly Construction Metrics Index

Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 10:00AM PST

Viewpoint’s Quarterly Construction Metrics Index Series:

  • Explore key metrics that showcase the state of the construction industry
  • Take a deep dive into critical industry data points that reveal trends including project starts, hiring and other major indices.
  • Gain early directional information to help you assess how your own company tracks against real-time industry average
  • Walk away with a better understanding of the current construction landscape

A Real-Life Case Study:
Calculating the True Costs of Staying On-Premise

Thursday, April 08, 2021, 11:00AM PST

The reasons given for sticking with hosting your ERP data on-premise are many and varied. At some point in time, however, every contractor should perform an analysis to cost out upgrading their hardware and software to maintain the status quo versus moving to the cloud.

Join Viewpoint for a live discussion with Kyle Erickson, Owner at 3rdSYNC Networks, who has 20+ years of experience in IT consulting for the construction industry, as he shares the cost-benefit analysis he conducted that saw his client move from on-premise hosting to the cloud.

Turning Construction Asset Data
into Business Insight

Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 11:00AM PST

Do you know where your vehicles, equipment, and construction assets are? Are they being used safely and efficiently? Are you able to monitor utilization and proactively plan for maintenance? Would you even know if your equipment was being misused or stolen?

Join product experts Paul Swanson and Brandon Kim as they dig into Trimble Pulse and see how a GPS-connected construction fleet unites the physical and digital worlds to deliver new business insights and a competitive advantage.

Team Up with Viewpoint:
Team & Analytics Demo and Q&A

Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 10:00AM PST

Join Viewpoint for a feature demo and live Q&A of Viewpoint Team & Analytics.

During the demo, you will learn how to start building your own reports and dashboards on operations data within Viewpoint Team, using powerful business intelligence tools through the connected Viewpoint Analytics solution. This demo and Q&A applies to all Team users regardless of how your ERP is hosted.

Ready Set Report:
Team User’s Guide to Analytics

Tuesday, March 9, 2021, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint for a free webcast training and learn how Viewpoint Team users can make the most of your data.

In this short session, you’ll see the power of analytics reporting firsthand as Kiran Penaka, Senior Product Manager, demonstrates how integrated, simple-to-use Viewpoint Analytics makes it easy to gain critical insights into your projects in real-time.

The Punch List!
Viewpoint Customer Solution Review Webinar

Thursday, February 25, 2021, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint for a free webinar overview on Customer Solution Reviews.

What is a Customer Solution Review and why do you need one? Make Sure Your Organization is Getting the Most Out of Vista or Spectrum. Employee turnover? Updates in your business processes? We know your organization has probably experienced a few changes since implementation and your software may need an evaluation to maximize efficiency.

The Punch List!
Viewpoint Team Daily Logs Webinar

Thursday, February 11, 2021, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint for a free webinar on using Viewpoint Team Daily Logs.

Daily Logs can be used to track the daily activity for a project, including notes on weather, completed work, equipment, and other details as defined in the project settings.

Cybersecurity in Construction:
A real-life case study in ransomware

Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 11:00AM PST

The shift to remote work due to the COVID-19 pandemic has seen frequent and successful targeting by cyber criminals, who deploy malware and ransomware attacks for financial gain.

The construction industry is no stranger to cybersecurity attacks. Just ask Justin Snell from E.R. Snell Contractor whose company became a victim of a ransomware attack in September 2020.

Join us for a live discussion on Cybersecurity with Mike Dooley, Information Security Officer at Viewpoint along with our customer guest Justin Snell, VP of Technology at E.R. Snell. We will discuss best practices for protecting your business from cyber criminals and hear firsthand from Justin about:

  • The ransomware attack
  • Their pre-attack software & security profile
  • How they responded & what it cost them
  • Their post-attack changes to software and security

Team Up with Viewpoint
Documents & Drawings Demo and Q&A

Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:00AM PST

Join Viewpoint for a feature demo and live Q&A of Viewpoint Team Documents & Drawing. During the demo, you will learn how easy it is to utilize Viewpoint Team to:

  • Securely access and manage your project documents – from bid packages to contracts, to permits and invoices
  • Navigate the drawings register and manage your project drawings, across multiple disciplines – including markups, new versions and revisions

The demo will be followed by live Q&A with a product expert to answer any questions you may have about these powerful Viewpoint Team features.

Viewpoint’s Quarterly Construction Metrics Index

Thursday, January 28, 2021, 10:00AM PST

QUARTERLY WEBCAST: Viewpoint launches a new quarterly webinar series that explores key metrics to showcase the state of the construction industry.

Join Viewpoint for the launch of Viewpoint’s Quarterly Construction Metrics Index Series where they will:

  • Explore key metrics that showcase the state of the construction industry
  • Take a deep dive into critical industry data points that reveal trends including project starts, hiring and other major indices.
  • Gain early directional information to help you assess how your own company tracks against real-time industry average
  • Walk away with a better understanding of the current construction landscape

Viewpoint’s Quarterly Technology Huddle for Team and Field

Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 11:00AM PST

QUARTERLY WEBCAST: This webinar series is intended for customers using Team and Field.

Join Viewpoint for this restricted, customer-only webinar to get insider information on:

  • Roadmap item development and prioritization for Team and Field solutions
  • A review of recently released capabilities and features
  • Live Q&A with product managers

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, January 21, 2021, 12:00PM PST

MONTHLY WEBCAST: 10 years ago, cloud computing was a dirty word. 5 years ago, a drone hovering over a jobsite might have seemed suspicious. We’ve come a long way in a short amount of time, but the pace of technology change continues to accelerate and along with it the opportunities for improved project delivery and profit margins

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “New Contruction Technology for a New Year”

Join Viewpoint and their very special guest Mr. James Benham, CEO of JBKnowledge and Founder of the ConTechCrew, as Oh Shift! kicks off the new year with expert advice on the smartest construction technology bets for 2021.

Team Up with Viewpoint

Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 10:00AM PST

Join Viewpoint for a feature demo and live Q&A of Viewpoint Team Field Data Collection. During the demo, you will learn how to utilize Viewpoint Team to assign Daily Logs to your project teams and subcontractors. They’ll also cover:

  • Documenting problems, solutions, and processes with Team Photos
  • How to use the Team Forms utility to easily create and issue digital forms to capture important project information with the tap of a finger or click of a mouse
  • How to upload and organize project documents using the Team Document Register

The demo will be followed by Q&A with a product expert to answer any questions you may have about these powerful Viewpoint Team features.

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, December 10, 2020, 12:00PM PST

MONTHLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how?

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Outlook for 2021 – Part 2: Working Smarter in the New Year”

In the last episode they discussed chasing the work to build up your backlog. They are thrilled to be joined by Mr. Ken Simonson, Chief Economist for the AGC, for Part 2 of their Outlook for 2021. After sharing the latest data and forecasts for our industry in the coming year, they’ll discuss both the challenges and opportunities we can expect to face as contractors work to grow and stay profitable in an uncertain environment.

A Viewpoint on Construction Live

Wednesday, December 09, 2020, 11:00AM PST

Contractors everywhere are working hard to adapt to the new “business as usual.” Join us for our special extended year-end interactive live show to learn new ways to deliver practical solutions and bring your business together. We’ll cover a different hot topic each episode and leave plenty of time for your questions.

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “ViewpointOne: Fact or Fiction Now Part 2- Let’s Plan for 2021”

Product expert Betsie Hoyt hosts our show, which includes:

  • A discussion with a guest speaker on the week’s topic
  • Insights from the Viewpoint Network
  • Occasional spotlights on Customers who have transformed their business

A Viewpoint on Construction Live

Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 11:00AM PST

Contractors everywhere are working hard to adapt to the new “business as usual”. Join Viewpoint for an interactive live show to learn new ways to deliver practical solutions and bring your business together. They’ll cover a different hot topic each session and leave plenty of time for your questions.

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “ViewpointOne: Fact or Fiction Part 1- No More Confusion”

Product expert Betsie Hoyt hosts our show, which includes:

  • A discussion with a guest speaker on the week’s topic
  • Feel Good News from the Construction Industry
  • Occasional spotlights on Customers who have transformed their business

During this webinar, on November 17th they will tackle the top questions around ViewpointOne and clear up any confusion around what it is and what it’s not. If you still have questions on ViewpointOne, join Viewpoint to discover what is fact and what is fiction.

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, November 12, 2020, 12:00PM PST

MONTHLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how?

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 12:00PM PST

MONTHLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how?

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Deploy the Fleet”

This webinar will focus on equipment management. How do you manage, position, cost and maintain a top performing fleet. Just like a naval fleet we need to know every possible element concerning fleet readiness, health, damage assessement and performance. Why wouldn’t top performing contractors not desire the same strategic readiness? This will focus on real-time equipment management, real-time performance and real-time effectiveness.

A Live Conversation About Diversity & Inclusion

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 10:00AM PST

Understand why “Diversity & Inclusion” is important and what steps you can take to transition your company’s culture.

Why is everyone talking about Diversity & Inclusion (D&I)? If you are curious as to why this is such a hot topic, join our live conversation and get answers to questions such as:

 

  • What does D&I mean to an organization?
  • Why is this topic important?
  • How do you create a culture where everyone feels welcomed and accepted?
  • What initial steps can you can you take to transition your company’s culture?

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, September 3, 2020, 12:00PM PST

MONTHLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how?

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Deploy the Fleet”

This webinar will focus on equipment management. How do you manage, position, cost and maintain a top performing fleet. Just like a naval fleet we need to know every possible element concerning fleet readiness, health, damage assessement and performance. Why wouldn’t top performing contractors not desire the same strategic readiness? This will focus on real-time equipment management, real-time performance and real-time effectiveness.

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, August 20, 2020, 12:00PM PST

MONTHLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how?

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Build a Traffic Control Tower”

Based on a McKinsey article, contractors need to centralize and make transparent real-time information to allocate resources, project process, costs and inventory. The industry is widely decentralized with data spread across multiple platforms and functional areas. Centralized real-time data that is actionable on a daily basis is the future for successful construction firms. This will focus on predictive analytics, data visibility and making decisions on data.

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, August 13, 2020, 12:00PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how?

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Build a Traffic Control Tower”

Based on a McKinsey article, contractors need to centralize and make transparent real-time information to allocate resources, project process, costs and inventory. The industry is widely decentralized with data spread across multiple platforms and functional areas. Centralized real-time data that is actionable on a daily basis is the future for successful construction firms. This will focus on predictive analytics, data visibility and making decisions on data.

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, July 23, 2020, 12:00PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how?

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Power to the People!”

Discussion topics could include:

  1. Be an enduring organization to work for – what does that look like?
  2. Time for training and developing your workforce
  3. Safety First – protecting our people

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, July 2, 2020, 12:00PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Up Your Tech! (And Up Your Productivity)”

Just like professional athletes, construction pros know the value of using the latest and greatest gear. Are you equipping your team with the technology they need to stay productive? Are you enabling teamwork between owners, engineers, your office staff, and your field crews? If not, it might be time to Up your Tech!

Join guests Bryn Fosburgh, SVP of Trimble’s Construction Division, and Carmen Vann, Regional Project Executive with BNBuilders as they discuss the increasingly important role that technology is playing as we work to become a more productive and connected industry.

A Viewpoint on Construction Live

Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 12:00-12:30PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: Viewpoint is committed to helping you navigate your changing business amid the uncertainty. They are introducing a weekly LIVE webcast series to keep you up to date on important construction & technology topics that will help your business continuity efforts. Join Viewpoint for a weekly interactive live show to learn new ways to deliver practical solutions and bring your business together.

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “A Customer’s Perspective” with Colleen Ward, Business Analyst at Hatzel & Buehler

Raise the Bar of Project Review Status Meetings

Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 11:00AM PST

In this webinar, discover changes your organization can make to take your project review status meetings to the next level. In addition, hear from a panel of contractors that have made changes to their processes and will share best practices.

Join the webinar and learn how to:

  • Predict and prepare for optimal project and business performance
  • Manage and monitor profit fade as well as identify new profitable business opportunities
  • Gain and leverage real-time project reporting to plan and strategize success across projects
  • Generate simple and easy project financial reports without relying on the back office

A Viewpoint on Construction Live

Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 12:00-12:30PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: Viewpoint is committed to helping you navigate your changing business amid the uncertainty. They are introducing a weekly LIVE webcast series to keep you up to date on important construction & technology topics that will help your business continuity efforts. Join Viewpoint for a weekly interactive live show to learn new ways to deliver practical solutions and bring your business together.

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Security – What are the Threats Facing Businesses Today” with Mike Dooley, Information Security Officer – Viewpoint

A Viewpoint on Construction Live

Wednesday, May 27, 2020, 12:00-12:30PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: Viewpoint is committed to helping you navigate your changing business amid the uncertainty. They are introducing a weekly LIVE webcast series to keep you up to date on important construction & technology topics that will help your business continuity efforts. Join Viewpoint for a weekly interactive live show to learn new ways to deliver practical solutions and bring your business together.

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Your Learning Journey on Viewpoint Academy” with Pam Schaw, Customer Learning & Enablement Manager – Viewpoint

Oh Shift! Changing Construction Perspectives

Thursday, May 28, 2020, 12:00PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: This current crisis has exposed challenges, created learnings and now shows us some NEW best practices moving forward. The question is, as we emerge from this what does the future look like? How will it change businesses? What needs to be improved? Will the industry execute differently and how

This Week’s Discussion Topic: “Leadership in Tough Times – How to Make Hard Decisions Easier”

Join Viewpoint and their guest Rear Admiral Lou Smith, USN (ret.) and Stuart Binstock, President and CEO of the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA).

Creating a Thoughtful and Effective Offboarding Process in BambooHR

Thursday, May 21, 2020, 9:00AM PST

PART 2: Offboarding is all the decisions and processes that take place when an employee leaves an organization. Taking time for an effective offboarding process shows current and prospective employees that your organization values them. Join BambooHR for this 2-part Offboarding workshop where they will discuss how to set up and implement an effective offboarding process in BambooHR.

A Viewpoint on Construction Live

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 12:00-12:30PM PST

WEEKLY WEBCAST: Viewpoint is committed to helping you navigate your changing business amid the uncertainty. They are introducing a weekly LIVE webcast series to keep you up to date on important construction & technology topics that will help your business continuity efforts. Join Viewpoint for a weekly interactive live show to learn new ways to deliver practical solutions and bring your business together.

An Exclusive Look at New Features in Spectrum Service Pack 2020 R1

Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 10:00 AM PT

We’re excited about the new features in the Spectrum Service Pack 2020 R1! To make sure you start benefiting right away, Spectrum customers are invited to a special complimentary webinar on May 19th. During the hour-long session Geoff Falk, Product Manager for Spectrum, will cover the new features and give you a first-hand demonstration.

Viewpoint Analytics

Thursday, May 14, 2020, 12:00PM PST

Join Viewpoint on Thursday, May 14th for an overview of Viewpoint Analytics – learn how this powerful new tool can enhance your strategic decision making using customizable real-time reporting.

 

 

Viewpoint Team – Mobile

 

Thursday, May 7, 2020, 12:00PM PT

Join Viewpoint on Thursday, May 7th for an overview of the features and functionality of our ever-evolving mobile platform for Team and learn how information can be captured and accessed from a mobile device.

 

Creating a Thoughtful and Effective Offboarding Process in BambooHR

Wednesday, May 12, 2020, 9:00AM PST

PART 1: Offboarding is all the decisions and processes that take place when an employee leaves an organization. Taking time for an effective offboarding process shows current and prospective employees that your organization values them. Join BambooHR for this 2-part Offboarding workshop where they will discuss how to set up and implement an effective offboarding process in BambooHR.

Viewpoint Team – Mobile

 

Thursday, May 7, 2020, 12:00PM PT

Join Viewpoint on Thursday, May 7th for an overview of the features and functionality of our ever-evolving mobile platform for Team and learn how information can be captured and accessed from a mobile device.

The Economics of Heavy Fleet Management in Today’s Environment

Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 10:00AM – 11:00AM PST

Join us as we discuss how contractors can capture data today to make smarter owning and operating decisions for the future and optimize the return on their capital investments in heavy construction equipment.

Take advantage of the opportunity to ask questions of our industry experts represented by 40+ years of experience.

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