Ricardo (Ric) Byrd, has worked in the construction industry for over 15 years. For the past ten of those years has been the VDC/BIM realm as a BIM Specialist. He started his career working for construction firms across the country and found a home in the DC Metro area. Along his virtual construction evolution he has gain extensive experience with 3D laser scanning, 3D animation creation, and the usage of AR/VR for existing building renovations and new construction. Ric holds a bachelor of science in construction management from Norfolk state university.