Important Emerging Technologies for Design Firms

By SDA San Diego (other events)

Thursday, October 18 2018 11:30 AM 1:00 PM

Join us for this IT program focused on the A/E/C Industry!

Thursday, October 18, 2018
11:30 -- 12:30 PM | Networking Lunch
12:00 -- 1:00 PM  | Presentation

Cavignac & Associates
450 B Street. Suite 1800
San Diego, CA 92101

What you will learn:

Technology changes faster than any one individual can keep pace with, so what are some strategies for staying up to date with emerging technology? Learn how the growing adoption of Building Information Modeling tools and Cloud Computing are impacting practice, contracts, staffing, recruiting, retention, and more. Get a first look at how Data Mining and Business Intelligence tools are connecting project performance with operations and how Virtual Reality and Augmented reality are changing the way architects conceptualize and share buildings with clients.

Presenter: Casey Mahon, AIA, NCARB -- Digital Process Manager

Casey Mahon has been focused on the role that software and technology plays in the development of architectural spaces since 2006, when he joined the digital technologies team at Davis Brody Bond. As a member of the technologies team he assisted in the design, development, and execution of computational modeling strategies on the National Sept. 11th Memorial and Museum as well as the American Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia. In 2011, Casey brought his experience and focus on technology in practice to CarrierJohnson + CULTURE, where he is developing digital protocols across an array of the firms projects and software platforms.