Recognizing that contractors are fast embracing innovation to impact their work and improve productivity, efficiency and profitability, AGC is launching a new Web Education (WebEd) series with a focus on innovation and the technology that drives it. The goal is to keep AGC members informed and aware of the trends in innovation and technology that are playing a significant role in how contractors approach projects.
This is a four-part WebEd Series featuring construction technology experts:
June 12: The Innovation Landscape
This webinar provides an overview of the technologies and trends shaping the engineering and construction (E&C) industry and will explore challenges and best practices for contractors looking to stay ahead of the technology curve.
Jose Luis Blanco Alvarez, Partner, McKinsey & Company
Zach Scheel, Co-founder & CEO, Rhumbix
June 19: The Connected Jobsite
Today’s jobsites are changing and more digital information is being leveraged to improve communication across all project participants to reduce the risk of errors and omissions in our traditional processes. We will discuss apps, software, hardware and other digital tools that require connectivity to optimize their use.
Josh Bone, Construction Technology Specialist, Dewalt
Tony Nicolaidis, Vice President of Marketing, Dewalt
July 10, 2018: AR & VR
Virtual and augmented reality can bridge the knowledge gap allowing experienced generations to easily transfer knowledge to younger generations, thus ramping up the skills of the workforce via technology. The reality is construction needs a disruption.
Cody Nowak, Founder, Disrupt AEC
July 17: Frontier Technologies: IoT, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and more
In this webinar, leading solutions providers Triax Technologies and Newmetrix will dive into the technologies that are here today as well as some of the cutting-edge technologies that are shaping the future of the construction industry.
Chad Hollingsworth, CEO and Co-founder, Triax Technoloiges, Inc.