8:00 – 9:00am

Registration & Networking Breakfast

9:00 – 9:05am


Diana Darling

9:05 – 9:15am

9:15 – 10:10 am

Morning Keynote

Dr. Andrea Chegut

10:10 – 10:20am

Biz Blitz

Quick lightning pitches from leading innovators.

Victor Fernandes , Michael Dutch , Cody Kessler

11:00 – 11:15am


Navigating the Changing Landscape of AEC Technology

James Vandezande

11:15 – 12:15pm

Optimizing Workflow & Collaboration | BIM, Revit + New Tools that Deliver your Project Seamlessly

From design and prefabrication to construction, learn how to create a lean and productive chain throughout the project lifecycle.

Russ Manning, Dan Gallivan, Ayse Polat. MODERATOR: James Vandezande

12:15 – 12:25pm

Biz Blitz

Quick lightning pitches from leading innovators.

Joe Spina , Khurram Sheikh

1:10 – 2:10pm

Intelligent Building: The ROI of IoT

How smart building tech and data can transform the design, comfort level, performance and maintenance of properties, benefitting owners and occupants.

Derek Fu, Michael Reed, Jennifer Mannier. MODERATOR: Anna Liza Montenegro


DEEP DIVE: Tools, technology and landmark projects

Landmark projects such as The Shed and Vessel demand our experience, curiosity and courage to succeed but also help drive change within our industry through challenging the way we work. More…

Scott Lomax


Immersive Storytelling: Visualization and Creating the Big Picture for Clients and Collaborators

3D immersive rooms, super high-res videos, VR headsets, and AR iPads all create virtual experiences expediting the design stage and developer approval, right up to marketing and sales.

Christopher Morse, Daniel Cashen, Greg Rogers. MODERATOR: Anna Liza Montenegro


Concluding Remarks

Diana Darling

*Schedule and speakers subject to change


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