Velvet Ruts: Introducing Design Technology Summit Dialogs

Velvet Ruts; Introducing Design Technology Summit Dialogs Jan. 19, 2021! Greetings everyone, we hope that your year is wrapping as best it possibly can – given the ongoing global events. To kick off 2021, the DTS Committee is pleased to introduce DTS Dialogs. Attendance to the Dialogs will be open to all members of the […]

Next Generation: The final chapter of DBEI Insight

Upcoming trends and emerging technologies for 2021 (and beyond?) in the realm of digital transformation in the AECO industry. It applies to processes, standards, hardware, software, robotics, computer science, work environment, skills or even gadgets, if they have a place of use in this industry. Existing or older technologies or methodologies that will finally take […]

4 Lessons from IT Leaders of High Achieving Firms

We recently asked the heads of IT of 4 high achieving and highly resilient AEC firms to talk about the secrets to their success. Not only are these firms at the top of their game professionally, each of them has come through COVID shutdowns in great shape. Here’s how they did it.   Focus on Delivering […]

Extended Reality (XR): The Thirteenth Chapter of DBEI Insight

Enhancement of sensory perception using photorealistic rendering and computer altered reality experiences. These techniques have merits for realist design exploration for clients and project stakeholders; improved communication, collaboration and analysis of building design and functional aspects; digital fabrication, manufacturing and assembly; increased accuracy and efficiency in the construction site; health and safety planning and training; […]


By DTS Committee Member: Robert Manna It’s hard to believe that as I write this article summing up the DTS 2020 Online event, almost all of us have been cooped up in our homes to a degree for the last nine months (three quarters of a year!), and so far, It doesn’t feel as though […]

Introducing Enscape 2.9: Create Unique Design Experiences and Visualizations 

Join this webinar on November 10 to experience and understand the value real-time visualization brings to the architectural and design workflow. Discover the latest features that have been released with Enscape 2.9, including the Custom Asset Library, video textures, displacement maps and other new features and product enhancements.  Introducing Enscape 2.9: Create Unique Design Experiences and Visualizations Tuesday November 10, 9am […]


Civil Infrastructures are all facilities and systems helping society to function, connecting buildings, people and nature, for both public and private projects. Our speakers will address challenges and solutions in the use of digital technology and BIM in Civil Infrastructure to create roads, railways, bridges, tunnels, water and energy supply, waste treatment, communications networks, airports, […]

Construction: The Eleventh Chapter of DBEI Insight

Construction is where the rubber meets the road, where Design Development ideas become reality, and where project costs and time schedules need hawking over for efficient execution on the ground. Meet the latest tools and techniques for installation of temporary structures, scaffolding and castings in situ, continuous clash detections and resolutions, and Project Management of […]


The Paris Climate Agreement set in motion sustainability targets with the vast majority of countries putting action plans in place, but what does that mean for the Built Environment industry? We talk not only about idealistic smart and sustainable cities, energy simulations of any sort, pre-fabrication modules, manufacturing production and disassembly, transportation and mobility, and […]

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