MAGNET 2018, Oct 9th in Helsinki – Book your seat!

Viasys VDC and DynaRoad teams are now MAGNET. Join us in Helsinki on Tuesday, October 9th to find out why our new MAGNET suite is awesome news for your business!

Due to the recent acquisition of Viasys VDC by Topcon Positioning Group, both VDC and DynaRoad software products will become a part of a comprehensive MAGNET Software Suite in 2019. This means a greatly enhanced software experience, improved compatibility with Autodesk and Bentley environments and much much more. Book your seat and join us in the heart of Helsinki, in the restaurant Maxine, to discover how project owners, designers and contractors can now create a smooth data flow throughout their infra construction projects.


Details of the event

Venue: Restaurant Maxine, Urho Kekkosen katu 1, 6th floor, 00100 Helsinki – see the map
Date: Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
Time: From 11:30 am until 8 pm

Programme of the day

11:15 Registration and MAGNET demo area open.

Explore how new MAGNET workflows help you connect the field and the office.

11:30 Lunch

12:30 Opening words
Jason Hallet, Vice President, Global Software Business Development, Topcon Positioning Group

12:50 Utilising 3D laser scanning (LiDAR) for project management
Matthew Freeburn, BIM Business Development manager, Position Partners

13:15 Showcasing the added value of MAGNET
Marcus Bäck, Director, EU Business Development at MAGNET

13:45 BIM and model-based workflows – Focus on positive changes

A panel discussion on the importance of designer and contractor cooperation, how BIM has benefited project workflows and how the role of BIM coordinator/manager could further evolve.

  • Matthew Freeburn, BIM Business Development manager, Position Partners
  • Ville Alajoki, Crown Bridges Project Director, City of Helsinki 

14:15 Networking and refreshments

14:45 – 15:30 Speed Dating with MAGNET

Meet our product experts and discover what’s included in the MAGNET Software Suite

15:50 Benefits of time-location charts in linear project scheduling
Thorsten Jourdan-Balthasar, Planavista, Germany

16:15 Keynote
Patrizia Guglielmetto Mugion, Project Manager, Tierra S.p.A.

16:40 Closing words

17:00 – 20:00 After-work American-style buffet with a cocktail show and Southern tunes by the Los Wagabundos

Los Wagabundos -band


Do you need accommodation?

The conference venue is in the very heart of Helsinki conveniently located next to a high-quality hotel Scandic Simonkenttä. Book a room online

Contact us

Our team at Viasys VDC is dedicated to helping you increase the efficiency of your civil engineering projects.