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Integrating Emerging Technologies in AEC

Integrating Emerging Technologies in AEC

Organised by Inition

Date April 16, 2015 6 p.m. to April 16, 2015 9 p.m.

London, UK


INITION has partnered with Faro Technologies to host an exclusive AEC networking event to explore potential ways in which the architectural, engineering and construction sectors can harness the power of ‘emerging technologies’.

Leading with a discussion on the significant impact of 3D printing within the world of architecture, INITION will highlight how this and other cutting-edge technologies continue to advance, enabling new ways to present and understand data.

With live demonstrations of in-house 3D scanners and printers, haptic interfaces, augmented and virtual realities, and diverse high-end visualisation systems, INITION and Faro will help impart an understanding of how these solutions can be used to improve all stages of project developments including planning and engagement, ultimately increasing visual impact and the overall  delivery of information.

The evening will feature keynotes from:

Dave Southam, Regional Manager Europe, Faro

Dave will be presenting the latest laser scanning equipment including the newly released Faro Freestyle 3D and taking a look at the latest software developments are making it easier to use and share the results.

Stephen Holmes, Digital Media Editor, Develop3D

Size Isn’t Everything: 3D Printing Buildings Big and Small, Stephen will explore how 3D printing can impact the AEC sector in a variety of ways.

Format and schedule:

1800-1800 – Arrival and registration

1840-1855 – Introduction to INITION

1855-1915 – Develop3D keynote

1915-1935 – Faro keynote

1935-2100 – Live demos and networking

This event is aimed at professionals working in architectural firms, engineering and construction companies and will benefit those involved in:

Pre-planning and Planning


Stakeholder consultations



Competition and Pitches