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Innovation in Technology, Building Systems Speak

Peggy Smedley gives her insights on changes happening with building automation and energy management. She asks: Have you considered how interoperability approaches for building-to-grid will pave the way for transactive energy systems? If not, you should—and she explains why.

Learn IT, MIT

We are currently living in the dawn of the smart city. Peggy Smedley is joined by Carlo Ratti, director of MIT Senseable City Lab and founder of the Carlo Ratti Assn., to discuss what cities will look like in 20, 50, and 100 years—and what construction companies need to keep in mind for the [...]

Innovation in Technology, George Brown College

Peggy Smedley chats with Pietro Ferrari, professor and program coordinator for the School of Architectural Studies at George Brown College, about BIM (building information modeling), 3D laser scanning, computer-aided manufacturing, prefabrication, and the data that ties everything together.