Hear from experts across the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry looking to improve productivity and advance data interoperability standards. Join host Sasha Reed [@AlohaSasha], field reporter Nathan Wood [@nathancwood], and show producer Dan Smolilo [@Construct_Techy], as they interview industry and technology professionals to digest current integration challenges, debate necessary changes in contract and culture, so that you can decide the best strategy to invoke positive change and deliver streamlined collaboration between design, build, inspect, and operate stakeholders.
Follow the Money
Let's digest the root causes of this AEC's vs reward dilemma, before debating if it's possible to find a one-size-fits-all contract solution. When Owners decide that quality and reliability outwieighs bottom dollar bids, how will your business pivot to deliver more value in a future with alternative contract environments?
Rob Fischer, Director of Membership, Construction Users Roundtable (CURT)
Brittanie Campbell Turner, Managing Director & Podcast Host, Constructrr
Let's digest the terminology of prefab, before debating if the reward is worth the risk. When Owners decide that prefabrication is the new gold standard, will you be ready to deliver?
Briana Williams - StructionSite
Amy Marks - Autodesk - @queenofprefab
Investing in AEC Innovation Pt 3: From Burnouts to Breakthroughs with special guest Tooey Courtemanche
Together, we’ll digest the root causes of innovation burnout, before debating the role of culture and leadership to break through it. Ultimately, we must decide which innovation battles that are worth fighting for, and which ones need a little more time to incubate. Before investing the resources necessary to deliver innovation, ensure the cultural health of the organization is ready.
Investing in AEC Innovation Pt 2: Measurement & Impact
We’ll digest how measurement impacts our incentive to innovate, before debating the return on investment of learning from failures. What changes in measurement are required to drive innovation in construction? How can AEC professionals, project owner/operators, and technology solutions provide a new level of transparency and accountability to thrive in the digital age? What metrics will drive the right behavior changes and deliver measurable improvements to the bottom line?
Investing in AEC Innovation Pt 1: Talk Versus Action
What is the balance between talk and action to drive innovation in the AEC Industry? If innovation requires a new level of ‘coopetition’, what is the separation between transparency and intellectual property? What can AEC professionals learn from other industries about the ‘art and science’ of innovation? How must leadership adjust adjust their mindset and strategy to harness technology’s full potential?
Our Common Data Dilemma
In this episode, we’ll digest the value of connected data across the design, construction, and operation phases, before we debate the challenge of delivering the right information to the right person at the right time. Together, we’ll understand the role of standards and contract incentives to protect our Common Data Environment (CDE) from design collaboration phase to facility operations and maintenance.