January 31, 2024
The AI and Technology Strategies Summit - AEC Innovate Comes to Boston
This is an announcement about a collaboration between aec+tech and PSMJ Resources to present a 2-day gathering, AEC INNOVATE, in Boston this June. It offers a free exhibit space for aec+tech community companies to connect with AEC firm leaders and showcase their innovative design and construction solutions.
January 30, 2024
The Future of Real Estate and AI
This article explores the intersection of AI and the real estate industry. Ram with JLL discusses the transformative role of AI in shaping the future of work and the real estate industry, while highlighting the significant advancements in AI tools. Eric draws parallels between post-disaster rebuilding work and the disruptions AI introduces to the AEC space, identifying vulnerabilities and envisioning a future where AI blurs professional boundaries.
January 23, 2024
How the Codesign iPad App is Enhancing Architectural Concept Design
In this article we explore how Codesign, a revolutionary design app, addresses the limitations of existing BIM systems by offering architects a user-friendly platform for rapid idea sketching and real-time data integration. The app's unique features include intuitive design interface, collaboration capabilities, an early-stage carbon calculator for sustainability, and generative AI that transforms massing models into visually rich creations.
December 16, 2023
A Year in Review and a Glimpse into the Future of Our Platform with AI Integration
This article examines how aec+tech serves as a bridge between emerging AEC/O technologies and companies looking for tools to improve workflows. Moving into the next year, aec+tech is integrating AI, with ongoing expansion plans to introduce more tools and case studies, empowering AEC companies in seamlessly integrating technology into operations.
December 14, 2023
Interoperability, Ecosystem, and Beyond: Architecture Design Workflow perfected through Autodesk Forma
This article explores Autodesk Forma's interoperability with Rhino, transforming it into an ecosystem that not only enhances architectural workflows but also fosters community collaboration. With a focus on native capabilities, interoperability in practice, and the emerging third-party ecosystem, Forma emerges as a versatile solution, offering a streamlined architectural design process.
November 25, 2023
Top Carbon Management Tools for the AEC Industry
This article introduces a range of carbon management tools and technologies across different phases of the AEC, architecture, engineering, and construction industry, emphasizing their critical role in achieving decarbonization goals and the associated efficiency and cost-saving benefits.
November 8, 2023
Game-Changing Features of Snaptrude: An Interview with the Founder on the New Product Launch
In this article, we interview Altaf Ganihar, CEO and Founder of Snaptrude, delving into the details of the cloud-based 3D modeling tool. Altaf shares insights into the journey and introduces key features of Version 2, including Draw Tab, Arcs, Parametric properties, Data management, and Smart Layouts.
November 1, 2023
Revolutionizing Schematic Design with AI: Meet Autodesk Forma
This article discusses how Autodesk's new software, Forma, is revolutionizing schematic design in the AEC industry by leveraging AI and generative design. It fills a gap in the market by providing architects with valuable insights and background information for their projects, making it easier to start projects with a solid foundation.
October 18, 2023
Navigating BIM Data Complexity: How VIM and Power BI Simplify Building Intelligence
This article introduces VIM, a digital product revolutionizing BIM data management in the AEC industry by enabling seamless access, analysis, and visualization of data, thereby enhancing efficiency and collaboration among project stakeholders.
October 16, 2023
Enhancing Architects' Workflow with AI
This article spotlights the achievements of three AI and design experts. Hassan specializes in AI-generated concept architecture, Andre automates project rendering with SketchPro.ai, and Al Dram streamlines construction documentation using Blueprints AI.