Digital Drivers for Future Practices

November 2, 2021

6 AIA CEUS

Tech+ Where Data Meets Design

Tech+ provides a front row seat to the cutting edge technological innovations that are driving design forward. Earn up to 6 AIA LUs while unpacking the potential of data to inform smarter and more equitable architecture and urban design. Have access to optimized building performance, electric vehicle planning, and infrastructure aggregation practices while learning about new tools for mapping, modelling, data visualization, digital simulation, and fabrication. Hosted by the Architect’s Newspaper, this one-day virtual conference will include keynotes, presentations, panels, and demos from leading tech experts where AEC professionals can network and connect.

You won’t want to miss out.

Earn6 AIA LU

Unpack Smart Urbanism Practices

Discover Digital Tools and Resources

Hear From Experts at MIT, Cornell, Stantec, Placetailor, and More

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CO-CHAIR

Luc Wilson

Director of Urban Interface

KPF

SPEAKERS

Colin Booth

Managing Director

Placetailor

Timur Dogan

Director, Environmental Systems Lab

Cornell University

Margaret Newman, FAIA, LEED AP

Practice Leader Urban Places and Smart Mobility

Stantec

Sarah Williams

GIS Expert, Professor of Technology

MIT Civic Data Design Lab

Katherine Faulkner

Founder

WestFaulkner

AGENDA

This full day program features keynotes and presentations by industry thought leaders, as well as demos from an array of companies, both new and established. You won’t want to miss out.
10:15 - 10:30 AM ET - Virtual Doors Open
  • Diana Darling
    President
  • Luc Wilson
    Director of Urban Interface
  • Speaker
    Sarah Williams
    GIS Expert, Professor of Technology
11:15 - 11:30 AM - Meet & Greet with Keynote
  • Speaker
    R. Platt Boyd IV
    Chief Executive Officer | Founder
  • Speaker
    Olenka Polak
    Co-Founder and CEO
  • Speaker
    Mike Martino
    Founding Principal

Increasingly, many firms are collecting and utilizing open data to create new models for urban placemaking. By creating new data models, they promote a new way to think about master-planning, housing, health, and development in our cities that unlocks previously unthinkable opportunities.

  • Speaker
    Margaret Newman, FAIA, LEED AP
    Practice Leader Urban Places and Smart Mobility
  • Speaker
    Timur Dogan
    Director, Environmental Systems Lab
12:30 - 12:40 PM - Meet & Greet with Panelists
Branch Technology - 3D Printed Facade Panels Are Unlocking Design Freedom
ClientPay
CTRL Bulding
Microsol Resources - Streamlining with Integrated Project Management & Accounting
Moetsi
OpenAsset
1:10 - 1:20 PM - Expo Break
1:20 - 1:40 PM - Lunch Break
  • Speaker
    Ryan Camardo
    Account Manager
  • Jim Stephen
    Account Executive
  • Daniel Emmerson
    Co-founder + Joint CEO

The challenge of our century is to build high-performance, future proof housing. But how can one use advanced tools to promote equity and social justice? These design leaders offer unique approaches to meeting this challenge head on.

  • Colin Booth
    Managing Director
  • Katherine Faulkner
    Founder
2:40 - 2:50 PM - Meet & Greet with Panelists
2:50 - 3:00 PM - Expo Break

Technology allows for a new and unprecedented view of what's going on, but what we do with data has policy implications for the success and well-being of the city and its people. Hear from leaders as they discuss the horizon for good governance as they bring our cities into a connected future.

  • Luc Wilson
    Director of Urban Interface
  • Diana Darling
    President
POWERED BY
4:00 - 5:00 PM - Workshop #1 by Microsol Resources, TBA
5:00 - 6:00 PM - Workshop #2, TBA

PRICING

Your conference ticket includes unlimited access to our online event, the advice and knowledge of our speakers, exclusive roundtables, a chance to network with others in the industry.

Early Bird Conference Tickets

$99

General Admission Conference Tickets

$125

Student Conference Tickets

$25

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