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AEC Tech 2019 – Symposium
Friday, October 18, 2019

Baruch College, Engelman Hall
55 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10010

SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM

*Earn 8.5 AIA Continuing Education Units!*


8:30 am – 9:15 am: Check-In and breakfast
9:15 am: Opening Statements

9:25 am – Session I

“CORE studio Updates!”
Sergey Pigach, Emil Poulsen, & Dr. Badri Hiriyur, CORE studio

“Abstracting Project-Specific Problems for Broader Application”
Zach Soflin, Layer

“Dirty IoTini – 1 part Connected Devices, 1 part Cloud Orchestration, 8 parts Project Management”
Gregor Vilkner & Jonathan Rodriguez, Energy Metrics

10:40 am – Q&A Session
11:00 am – Coffee break and snacks

11:35 am – Session II

“The Accessibility of Technology for Making”
Justin Nardone, Figur

“0 to n: Rapid Growth and Continuous Improvement”
Matt Naugle, New Hudson Facades

12:25 pm – Q&A Session
12:45 pm – Lunch and networking

1:50 pm – Session III

“Robust Geometric Algorithms: A Data-Driven Approach”
Elissa Ross, MESH Consultants

“Beyond the Parametric Surface: Economically Viable Mass Customization of Large-Scale Structural Forms”
Ahmed El Husseiny, AE Superlab

“URBAN UX: From Consumers to Community”
Maria Aiolova, Arup University & Terreform ONE

3:10 pm – Q&A Session
3:30 pm – Dessert and coffee break

4:00 pm – Roundtable Discussion moderated by Charles Portelli, CORE studio

“INCUBATION”
Ray Daddazio, Thornton Tomasetti
Janet Simpson, tvsdesign
Kenn Clausen, GXN
Stephen Van Dyke, LMN
Roderick Bates, KieranTimberlake

5:00 pm – Concluding statements
5:30 pm – Symposium concludes

6:00 pm – Reception at Tavern29 Rooftop