9:30 am Registration & Breakfast

10:25 am Chair’s Opening Remarks

10:30 am Keynote: Case Study: Preparing the Organizational Structure of Your Firm for Widespread Computational Building Design Practice

11:20 am Workshop: Securing Buy-In of Firm Senior Leaders, Clients, Colleagues and Project Managers to Safeguard Widespread Computation Investment & Implementation


In this session each speaker will give a 10-15 minute case study on how they have achieved an aspect of gaining buy-in. After all the speakers have presented, the audience will have time to question the speakers.

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12:50 pm Refreshments & Networking

1:40 pm Best Practices in Workflows to Empower Design; How Computation Design Can be Adopted into the Workflow through Standardization & Procedures

2:20 pm Case Study: Data Driven Design; Leveraging Historical Data to Inform Design Insights

3:00 pm Panel Discussion: Determining What New Technologies Offer to Computational Designers

3:40 pm Refreshments & Networking

4:30 pm Case Study: Leveraging AI & ML & Understanding What Value It Brings to Determine Your Firm’s Strategy

  • Badri Hiriyur Vice President | Director of CORE.AI , Thornton Tomasetti

5:10 pm Overcoming Challenges in Marketing Computation as a Service & Charging for it

5:50 pm Smaller Project Computation; Industry Development in Computation for “Normal” Projects

  • Dennis Goff Architect, Computational Designer, ZGF Architects

6:30 pm End of Day One