DATE: Tuesday October 23rd, 2018 VENUE: Dunn’s Famous BC 827 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B
Virtual Design and Construction: Emerging tools for Risk Mitigation and Enhanced Project Efficiency
Presentation by Alin Ursu and Derek Schick of CadMakers
2018 - 2019 Program
November 20th, 2018 – Virtual Design & Construction: Emerging Tools for Risk Mitigation and Enhanced Project Efficiency
Dinner Meeting & Presentation by Alin Ursu and Derek Schick of CadMakers
“As construction projects become more and more complex, the existing project delivery processes have struggled to keep pace with emerging technologies. Virtual design and construction, computational automation and generative design to fabrication are just some examples of the newly available resources used to mitigate construction risk and improve project efficiency. In this session, Alin Ursu and Derek Schick from CadMakers will discuss how these evolving trends are impacting the construction process, and how can they be used to the project’s advantage with some examples of local and international construction projects….” See Details..
Dinner Meeting & Presentation by Chris Sainsbury, National Infrastructure Lead for Smart Cities, KPMG
“The urban landscape as we know it is rapidly changing. Mass urbanization, climate change and technological disruption have far reaching implications and present a whole host of challenges for today’s society. Civil Engineers play a vital role in solving these problems and shaping our future, but will need to adapt, evolve, and innovate to provide smarter solutions for a better tomorrow. In this session, Chris Sainsbury will discuss how Smart Cities can help tackle some of today’s biggest challenges, how civil engineering projects can successfully leverage and benefit from technology, and how the construction workforce will need to evolve to support tomorrow’s needs…” See Details..
Other upcoming 2018/2019 events will be announced shortly. We look forward to seeing you soon!