FULL CONFERENCE PROGRAM

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FULL CONFERENCE PROGRAM

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10:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Resiliency, Sustainability and HSE
    The public interest shifted its focus firmly to the subject of human health and wellness. Redefined as core elements of sustainability and healthy buildings, these trends are revolutionizing how we de ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Building Solutions & Materials
    The construction industry is facing incredible challenges in modern times.  Global productivity has declined worse than any other industry.  National fatality rates have stagnated (risen even) since t ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    10 mins
    • Architecture Summit
  4. Conference Room 2
    10 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  5. Conference Room 1
    10 mins
    • Government Policy Summit
10:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Design for Vision Advanced Visualization in Design Practice Demonstrate Advanced Real-Time Engine – One Bangkok Landmark Development  
10:40
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    Design of Open-Concept Units with a Focus on Functionality Popularity of Rooftop Decks within Student-Oriented Developments Demand for Amenity Spaces and Common Study Areas  
  2. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  3. Conference Room 1
    40 mins
    • Government Policy Summit
11:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Resiliency, Sustainability and HSE
    This presentation will showcase stormwater practices implemented throughout two unique and challenging urban projects. The first is the redevelopment of a public school property. Stormwater management ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Building Solutions & Materials
    Learn how a 126,000 SF adaptive reuse project on the University of Chicago campus has created positive social change for years to come at the University, throughout the community, and in the industry. ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    The history and subsequent renovations of the Benjamin Marshall designed Federal Life Insurance Building of 1911. The condition of the building at the start of the project due to a failed development ...
  4. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
11:20
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    Imagine that when you buy a car you first select a designer and a master assembler. Parts and materials arrive from different states and countries for onsite fabrication. You’re given a probable 6 mon ...
  2. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    How does an owner need to engage their project teams differently when using BIM processes vs traditional construction methods International BIM Standards matter: Why do they matter? What is the correc ...
  3. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Government Policy Summit
    Understand the bidding process and value of following directions Creating a solid pre-bid walkthrough Mapping out guidelines and policies for contractors Understanding CAD drawings, cut sheets, etc. a ...
11:40
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    Define the meaning of integration from an engineering perspective, and how it creates efficiencies in the development process. Assemble a collaborative team that spans various disciplines and division ...
  2. Conference Room 2
    40 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  3. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Government Policy Summit
    Introduction to IDHR Overview of Construction Accessibility Requirements Common Violations of Accessibility Requirements
12:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Resiliency, Sustainability and HSE
    Highlight Confined and Enclosed spaces and the Toxic gases and chemicals we bring to work. Bring to attention that there are different Standards for General Industry and Construction. Define the accep ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Building Solutions & Materials
    This seminar sponsored by the American Shotcrete Association (ASA) will give the owner, architect, engineer, project specifier, field inspector, and general contractors an overview on how shotcrete ca ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    Bruce Goff Myron Bachman home - corrugated aluminum clad building University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Freer Hall new accessibility entry and first floor Woodlawn Sajdah house restoration  
  4. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Government Policy Summit
    Federal government’s efforts to cut red tape, reduce taxes and grow the economy Growing your business via government contracts Opportunity Zone development and what it means for the industry Importanc ...
12:15
  1. 30 mins
    • Moving from Sustainability to Full Transparency
    This session will focus on key elements on the maturation of the Green Building Movement our original basis of Sustainability and Energy Efficiency has evolved to include other important Issues as wel ...
12:20
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    Working with two community building organizations in a unique partnership Repurposing a derelict building into a multi-use space, while adding a new construction component Community impact, and how th ...
  2. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Demonstrate 3D modeling and Computational BIM workflows using various software such as Rhino, Revit, Sysque and CATIA.  Showcase fabrication and construction project case studies that cover all trades ...
  3. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Government Policy Summit
12:40
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    DMAC is an architectural firm. But more than that we are storytellers. From the epics that bring together a series of buildings into a collective experience of a master plan to the anecdote that weave ...
  2. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  3. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Government Policy Summit
    Discuss the criteria for selecting a bridge type Discuss bridge aesthetics Discuss project details of number of recently-completed bridge projects Discuss project details of number of near-future brid ...
13:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Resiliency, Sustainability and HSE
    Once again, energy codes are changing, and with the changes come some sneaky additions. For example, did you know that controlled outlets are now required? But which code does this reference? Or did y ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Building Solutions & Materials
    This presentation will provide an overview of what has influenced sustainable residential design in the past, and how climate change is impacting future design trends.  An integrated team approach to ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    This presentation is a deep dive on a single project, the Willard Hall Dormitory renovation at Northwestern University.  Comprehensive design and coordination strategies were employed to introduce new ...
  4. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    The relation between creativity & technology in workspace. (Award winning workspace project in Chicago)   Creative thought process   Innovative Design Analysis  Creative Technology in Workspace Innova ...
  5. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
    In recent years the City of Chicago has modernized and streamlined its building permit process – making it easier and more cost effective to build than ever before, while maintaining high standards fo ...
13:20
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    Between Work and Home Lunch at the Kids’ Table When (and when not) to Retail
  2. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    From Design to Project completion we have mass amounts of data being produced and developed yet a majority of this data remains stagnant. The issue is due to the density of the data not being easy to ...
  3. Conference Room 1
    40 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
13:40
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Architecture Summit
    Forward Thinking Access Control Software should have an open-architecture design in order to provide the flexibility and scalability necessary to efficiently adopt new technology and to reliably addre ...
  2. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Introduction Drivers for and Challenges to Construction Automation Automation and Robotics Overview Robotics and 3D Printing in Construction Conclusion
14:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Resiliency, Sustainability and HSE
    Resource resiliency planning and the interrelationship between source acquisition, infrastructure security, and environmental management processes is essential in decreasing the economic and environme ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Building Solutions & Materials
    Learning Objectives: Recognize causes and sources of water accumulation in building materials with potential health impacts. Identify mold and air testing protocols, understand the strengths and weakn ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    We have a wide variety of technical solutions at our disposal in the VDC world to capture data but as with other situations, there is a time and a place for each of them. How to determine what type of ...
  4. Built Environment Networking Hub
    60 mins
    • Diversity in Construction
  5. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
    Contractors are always looking for new technologies, means and methods to build the proverbial “better mouse trap”!  Contractors desire to build safe, fast and efficiently whilst in full conformance w ...
  6. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    The looming recession Chicago and why its great When there is blood in the streets buy real estate What is value 
14:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    How VR is being used from concept through construction to maximize ROI on Chicago’s iconic Uptown Theater restoration project Project History Preservation and Restoration of Existing Conditions Use of ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    The future of urbanization depends on the unbuilding of outdated infrastructure and the creation of new infrastructures that are adaptable to change and disturbance.  This includes the urgent need to ...
14:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Leverage VR for Models for exterior & interior framing  Identifying issues early with clash detection during coordination reviews. Identify sequence problems through 4D simulation during key milestone ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
    A discussion about economic opportunity in Chicago The impact of unprecedented market activity The future of development considering executive action and aldermanic prerogative A review of the “capaci ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    Building Preservation Community Engagement Landmarking Adaptive Reuse
15:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Resiliency, Sustainability and HSE
    Over several years and many different projects, we have been able to identify some clear wins to help you take your next project to zero energy with little effort or extra cost. Join us as we seek to ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Building Solutions & Materials
    Compressed air systems drive modern manufacturing, production facilities, metal working, and food & beverage processing. Building specs and engineering plans are being created out of rampant ignorance ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Assembling the team Identify the issues Identify potential solutions Establishing processes Gaining trust and company-wide buy-in  
  4. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
  5. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    The phrases Smart Buildings and Smart Cities has entered the proverbial Tipping Point in interest and awareness in today’s marketplace.  Along with the vast amount of definitions and marketing campaig ...
15:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Integrated project delivery methods, effects of contract on drawing and model sharing strategies. File organization and CAD/BIM exchange planning. Highly collaborative joint problem-solving strategies ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
    There is a lot of information available on the city’s infrastructure elements, and this data is relevant to anyone whose work impacts the right-of-way. Lack of organization, infrequent communication b ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    Impacting the Urban Fabric Leasing challenges Opportunity Funds/financing  
15:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
    Leaks and mold continue to pose serious problems for the construction industry. This seminar will compare traditional waterproofing systems with modern waterproofing technology to show how tiled showe ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    40 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
16:00
  1. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Building Solutions & Materials
    Design is at its best when it is curious, transparent, inclusive, and unwilling to be bound by unnecessary restraint. When a design process not only performs, but also embodies aspirational values, it ...
  2. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Resiliency, Sustainability and HSE
    Imagine your project contributing to the well-being, prosperity, and sustainability of not just its own inhabitants, but the inhabitants of the surrounding community, the region and ecosystem in which ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    40 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  4. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
    Recent mixed-use urban infill projects Recent studies for land-use activation at suburban shopping malls Development opportunities, strategies and challenges
16:20
  1. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
    Design/Build approach BIM/VDC implementation Communication Understanding your client Program Management  
  2. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    Land Management: Street & Alley Vacations in Property Development Property Encroachment Mitigation (Physical & Title) Real Property & Right of Way Acquisitions  
16:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    This presentation will provide several case studies where drone and/or laser scanning technology was employed on building investigation and repair projects, including: Investigation of below-dock-leve ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    Buildings require thoughtful planning.  So do great companies and fulfilling careers.  Hear how one company applies a consistent approach to all three, leveraging strengths and authenticity.  
17:00
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    What is Data Visualization? How to implement analytics in a construction company? What is Power BI and Office 365? Advantages of Power BI. Impact on businesses and decision-making. Short demo on real- ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Future Construction Summit
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    In the current scenario of urban planning, cities are inclining towards Walkable urbanism as a solution to compact developments. The role of infrastructure in city development and real estate is well ...
17:20
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Real Estate Development Summit
    What elements make a hospitality project a destination The process of designing a destination How these projects make neighborhoods more valuable The role of wellness as a destination
10:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Architecture, Design & BIM
    Understanding what is important to include on your Construction Documents is key to a successful bid and proper construction detailing. Taking lessons learned from hundreds of projects, we will identi ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Marketing Tools, Business Skills & Innovation
    Promoting a company culture of excellence and empowering your staff Review Tender strategies /financial considerations and selecting contractors and consultants/partners in the bid process Key Learnin ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    10 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  4. Built Environment Networking Hub
    90 mins
    • Global Infrastructure Projects Networking Event
    MWBEs, join us to explore what it takes to finance international construction/infrastructure projects in today’s global economy.  Considering that 95% of the worlds spending power is outside of the Un ...
  5. Conference Room 1
    10 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
  6. Conference Room 3
    15 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    A call to action that addresses the why and how; defines actions and benefits with quantifiable results. What role Sustainability plays in Corporate Responsibility What motivates a Corporation to addr ...
10:10
  1. Conference Room 2
    30 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  2. Conference Room 1
    30 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
    How we design Leveraging the model as the single source of truth for manufacturing Realtime data management from the model to the factory floor
10:15
  1. Conference Room 3
    30 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    •    Understand how three different contractors are navigating the myriad health and wellness requirements on various projects with differing rating system. •    Projects seeking health transparency a ...
10:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Relevance of big data in the AEC industry. Industry wide data classification standards and trends How to acquire and study that data for your project to bring value to the owner. Sources of data in ou ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    40 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
10:45
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Securing funding for energy efficiency upgrades can be challenging for public agencies with an aging building portfolio One solution is to utilize the Federal, State and local funds available for appl ...
11:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Architecture, Design & BIM
    Through the presentation of 4 case studies, we will review the challenges of converting secular and non-traditional buildings into residential use.  We will explore the physical, governmental and code ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Marketing Tools, Business Skills & Innovation
    This course is geared towards helping professionals (or students) who are seeking mentorship in their careers as well as new leaders who are in potential mentorship positions.  The course seeks to pro ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Applying artificial intelligence to enhance design outcomes Leveraging compute power to optimize construction scheduling Using data collection, real-time analytics and strategic planning to help defin ...
11:05
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Foundational influence of LEED in creating the green building industry Potential schism created by divergence of Health and Sustainability Are we moving the needle on sustainability?  See how we are! ...
11:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
    Skytowns – A townhome High-rise Concept Studio House – An Integrated Living + Learning Experience Next Steps – An Urban Mixed-Use Concept for Senior Living Macro Unit – A Housing Concept for Urban Dwe ...
11:25
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    1/2 of annual electricity operational budget must be put towards annual capital solar installation budget (can be financed through PPA) to get to 100% solar installed in 20 years Employee retention in ...
11:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Drone mapping and Laser scanning combined with virtual Reality and BIM technologies is transforming the planning of projects during all phases of construction from Pre-con to close-out. This session w ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
    Human cost of non-engagement Business case for engagement Challenges to engagement Case Studies
11:45
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Success in the urgent campaign to mitigate climate change hinges on our ability to “strand” fossil fuels underground—by ending carbon consumption altogether by mid-century. We need to reinvest in our ...
12:00
  1. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Marketing Tools, Business Skills & Innovation
    Abstract A responsive approach to value engineering during the different stages of interior construction projects. Learning Objectives Identify improved strategies for initial project budgeting Evalua ...
  2. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Architecture, Design & BIM
    The most elegant solutions to complex architectural projects appear when a multidisciplinary team provides a cohesive, yet simple design. Urban approach, sustainability, efficiency of structure, craft ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    3D printing and project development Implementing VR into your workflow COBIE and data asset management Machine learning and design  
  4. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
    Custom vs. Customized Goals of building spec vs. goals of building custom Interior Designer, Design/Builder, Architect, Landscape Architect, etc are on the same team with one common goal: satisfying t ...
12:05
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Learn how to create buildings, infrastructure and communities that are more resilient to natural disasters Learn how to retrofit existing buildings and infrastructure against disasters and increase th ...
12:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Building Information Modeling (BIM) can fundamentally revolutionize the way that your team works. Whether you’re working on a high rise, hospital, or mega civil infrastructure project, your design tea ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
    Defining affordable housing, the history of affordable housing, and how to address affordable housing in the City of Chicago. What are Equitable Transit Developments (TODs) and how is the City of Chic ...
12:25
  1. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    This presentation will provide an overview of water-neutral development policies and the tool the Alliance for Water Efficiency and its project partners developed to assist communities in creating new ...
12:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Discover new opportunities for problem solving and innovation by gaining the knowledge and understanding of blockchain technology and how it could disrupt architecture and practice.  Get a foundationa ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Residential Construction Summit
    Introduction to outdoor amenity spaces “trends” Outdoor kitchen trends “the amenities arms race” Hospitality & commercial demands “how stainless steel & powder coatings meet needs” Post and panel adva ...
12:45
  1. Conference Room 3
    15 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Define of Engineered Wood Products and Mass Timber construction.  Examine the advantages and challenges of Mass Timber construction.     Explore the most relevant national and international Mass Timbe ...
13:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Architecture, Design & BIM
    Contractors are connecting project schedules to 3D models of their projects in 4D animations more and more. If you are sold on the value this exercise brings, but unsure about how to get started, join ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Marketing Tools, Business Skills & Innovation
    In 2015, SmithGroup’s Chicago office began a programming and design process to build out their new office space in the Jewelers Building at 35 E. Wacker Drive. Extensive internal charrettes, evaluatio ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Listen Connect Adopt Win  
  4. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
    Why gender matters in health and safety issues in the construction industry. How health and safety issues are impacted by gender. How issues that are specific to gender can be safety concerns. What st ...
  5. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    USGBC just celebrated its 25th anniversary and with that, the many positive impacts the LEED rating system has produced for the build environment.  We have recently released LEED v4.1, USGBC’s most co ...
13:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    BIM, just another shiny toy? Join us as we discuss the practical uses of BIM in the field and why you should care. We will: Review the key BIM technologies poised to impact our lives in the coming yea ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
    OSHA’s Balanced Approach: Strong Enforcement + Effective Outreach What to Expect When Inspected National Initiatives and Compliance Assistance
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    We can create a better world than the one we inherited where places that we work and live in contribute to society’s improvement and our collective Living Standard. Using Material Transparency as a to ...
13:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Create your simple instruction set for teams of people to work together just like machines do. Do you know where you are? Observe! Have you assessed your options? Orient! Are you ready to make it? Dec ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
    The role that Operational Leaders in Construction play with the regard to fostering a positive safety culture and holding those accountable to effectively planning for safe work  
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    how you can get energy savings through solar combined with waterproof roofing solutions. total package solutions and finance options tax advantages and savings from roofing to solar to lighting- total ...
14:00
  1. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Marketing Tools, Business Skills & Innovation
    Ground up construction poses a large set of challenges which are magnified greatly when building food manufacturing or food distribution facilities. Learn about the objectives and challenges from a De ...
  2. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Architecture, Design & BIM
    One of our nation’s top priorities today is cyber security. To be able to accomplish this objective, we need high-tech, operations facilities with cutting edge technologies coupling with top security ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • Geospatial Summit
    We explore how much green infrastructure, and in what spatial layouts, is needed to effectively address urban flooding. There are thresholds below which green infrastructure is overwhelmed, and thresh ...
  4. Conference Room 1
    40 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
    This story will map the process that Leopardo Companies went through with construction of the base building to design and construction of its new Chicago office (seeking WELL and LEED v4 Silver certif ...
  5. Conference Room 3
    40 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
  6. Built Environment Networking Hub
    60 mins
    • Women in Construction
14:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    • Levels of BIM
    • Your BIM as ‘Homebase’
    • Bringing Outliers On Board
    • The Importance of Integrating Technology
14:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Learn the basics in setting up a 4D construction sequence Understand the workflow process and requirements necessary for success Discuss the value gained in several case studies  Showcase lessons lear ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    The new Academic and Residential complex on University of Illinois at Chicago’s campus is the product of an innovative public-private partnership.  It is one of the first LEED version 4 Gold certified ...
15:00
  1. Workshop Room 2
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Architecture, Design & BIM
    Abstract: The AEC industry relies on multiple processes and solutions to design, build and manage projects. Though the business model might suggest that streamlining the software packages a firm uses ...
  2. Workshop Room 1
    60 mins
    • AIA CES Workshops
    • Marketing Tools, Business Skills & Innovation
    It’s tough to stand out in a crowded, competitive industry. But the harder it is to do, the more important it is to do it. The session will outline: The very real struggle many organizations face The ...
  3. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • Geospatial Summit
    Flood inundation Green infrastructure and stormwater management Demolition and hydrologic processes Urban development and water quality  
  4. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
  5. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Presenting research on Sustainability Strategy and Reporting in Building Sector Demonstrating connection between Sustainability Strategy and Reporting to financial performance Demonstrating connection ...
15:20
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Cloud Collaboration – the future is now! Interoperable software in the design & construction – Can we leverage the information in BIM? Everyone wins when using BIM  
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
    Out of the 137 topics contained in the merit badge curriculum over 35 of them touch various aspects of the industry. Exposure can lead young people to consider a career in construction. It is said tha ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Asbestos Introduction Where is Asbestos Found in Construction Regulatory Requirements What Should You Do? Asbestos Awareness Training Questions/Answers
15:40
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Mitigate risk on T&M for out of scope work Streamline the process for managing & tracking out-of-scope work Avoid disputes between stakeholders
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
    Per the EEOC Per OSHA Training Solutions Training Resources
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Challenges to implementing high-performance design in affordable housing Resources and Programs Available 3 Case Studies – Lawson House (Chicago), Granite City Green Communities (Granite City), Broadw ...
16:00
  1. Conference Room 2
    20 mins
    • BIM & Digital Construction Summit
    Many companies in the AEC sector have been early experimenters of UAS—unmanned aerial systems, or drones—and are now fine-tuning, operationalizing, and turning their use of drone-based technologies in ...
  2. Conference Room 1
    20 mins
    • Health & Safety Summit
    Regenerative type of drives in elevators can prevent a building's generator from performing its essential job to provide power to equipment, devices and lighting.  A defective generator can result in ...
  3. Conference Room 3
    20 mins
    • Sustainability Summit
    Key Takeaways: Staying ahead of Code Balancing value vs. verification Being better equipped today

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