The 1st Annual AEC BuildTech Conference & Expo ran from April 30 – May 2, 2019 and exhibited presentations from a wide variety of industry experts on the following topics: Plumbing, Roofing, HVACR/Mechanical Systems, Building Envelopes, Flooring, and General Contracting.

This event brought in several hundred attendees and many informative presentations. Building Envelope experts spoke on LiDAR, BIM, 3D printing, and artificial intelligence — Along with a plethora of other insights on this subject.

Below is a list of the Building Envelope speakers and their presentation topics:

Speaker: Don Allen

Title: Director of Engineering at Super Stud Building Products

Presentation: Assessing Cold-Formed Steel Enclosures versus Alternative Enclosures


Speaker: Shobhit Baadkar

Title: Principal of TITAN AEC

Presentation: LiDAR & MegaProjects


Speaker: Matthew Carli

Title: Sr. Manager Business Development at Laticrete International

Presentation: 3D Construction Printing - What, Where, and How?


Speaker: John Chamberlin

Title: Senior Product Manager at Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC

Presentation: Meeting at the Parapet: It was Transition at First Sight


Speaker: Rene Morkos

Title: CEO of ALICE Technologies

Presentation: Leveraging Artificial Intelligence to Explore Better Ways to Build


Speaker: Daniel Overbey

Title: Assistant Professor, Ball State University and

Director of Sustainability, Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf

Presentation: Leveraging Building Energy Modeling for Optimized Design Solutions


Speaker: Steve Richardson

Title: Business Development Manager at McKeon Door Company

Presentation: Opening Doors to Design Opportunities


Speaker: Jeffrey Testa

Title: National Business Development Manager at UL

Presentation: Understanding the Value of Performance Testing of the Exterior Envelope of the Building


To access the full AEC BuildTech agenda click here.


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Steve Jones, Senior Director of Industry Insights Research, Dodge Data & Analytics discussed Key Trends Transforming The Global Construction Industry during the opening keynote address at the AEC BuildTech Conference & Expo.  An interview with Jones ran in BNP Media's The News prior to the event, click here to read.

We hope you were able to join us at the first annual AEC BuildTech Conference and Expo. If you attended please let us know your thoughts and how your overall experience was at this event.

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