Newsletters

AIA 2019 Conference on Architecture

An overview of the technology applications that were exhibited at AIA 2019 including OpenBuildings Designer, Vectorworks 2019, IESVE 2019, PlanIT Impact, Newforma Project Center, Deltek PIM, Layer, Overtur, Solibri, Unity Reflect, and IrisVR Prospect.

GRAPHISOFT 2019 Key Client Conference

A broad overview of GRAPHISOFT's 2019 KCC event, including details of the upcoming ARCHICAD 23, updates on BIMx and BIMcloud, the expansion of APIs and integrations, and the new partnership with Epic Games on Twinmotion.

NVIDIA GTC 2019 Conference

This article explores two key aspects of NVIDIA's technology that were on display at its GTC 2019 conference: its new RTX platform for real-time raytracing, and how its GPUs are being used for artificial intelligence and deep learning.

Year End AEC Tech Tidbits, 2018

This article covers news tidbits including key acquisitions by Oracle, Trimble, InEight and Hexagon, new products from OpenSpace and NavVis, and some significant developments related to smart cities and CIM.


Newsletters from the AECbytes Archives

  • Autodesk University 2014
  • News and updates from Autodesk University 2014, including A360 Collaboration for Revit and the Ember 3D printer, and presentations including the evolution of technology implementation at HOK and the use of AEC technology on Disney's Enchanted Storybook Castle in Shanghai.
  • AEC Technology Updates, Fall 2014
  • Updates including Vectorworks Architect 2015, Newforma Project Center Eleventh Edition, form•Z 8, Vico Office R5, Dassault Systèmes “Façade Design for Fabrication” tool, and more.
  • Bentley's Year in Infrastructure 2013 Conference
  • Details on Bentley's CONNECT generation of software and a guest keynote on the new High Speed Rail project proposed for London on which the use of BIM is being seen as the “lifeblood” of the project.
  • Graphisoft's New White Paper on BIM
  • A summary of Graphisoft's white paper “Get There Faster with ArchiCAD,”, and an analysis of it in the context of the current BIM adoption in the AEC industry.