Rising complexity in project design and sustainability goals has catapulted digital tools to the forefront of the AEC industry.
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Breaking Ground: Advances in Construction and Project Management
Employing 7 million employees and generating over $1 trillion in annual billings, the construction industry is one of the bedrocks of the American economy. The stakes are enormous, and so the industry stands to benefit from greater economic and environmental efficiency. This panel will highlight new tech-led construction strategies and project management tools that promise to deliver that efficiency.
Digital Toolbox: Tracking Progress on the Cloud
It is a common refrain among architects, engineers, and contractors: too much time is spent combing through floorplans, building information models, and project tracking software. Is there a more straightforward, even intuitive, way to track projects as they progress from design to building? Panelists will show you how to apply the right digital toolboxes to your next project.
Gaming the System: Harnessing Graphic Engines at 9 DeKalb
For nearly two decades, SHoP Architects has consistently pushed for the integration of automotive and aerospace engineering techniques into the architectural design process. At 9 DeKalb in Brooklyn, the firm partnered with video game software developer Unity Technologies to streamline workflows and seamlessly transfer BIM data into 3D experiences. The team details their collaboration, the use of AR, and more.