September 16, 2020
12:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
12:45 pm - 1:00 pm - Registration
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Presentation
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Networking
Topic: Technology in Construction Industry
Speaker: James Benham
Topic Description :
Technology is transforming the construction industry with new innovations every day. The launch of new mobile apps, autonomous drones, robotics, reality capture systems and wearable devices are shaping how the industry is evolving at a rapid pace. Learn how to improve quality, reduce safety incidents, shrink schedules and expand profits with the latest technology in this energetic and interactive presentation by James Benham. Technology can be intimidating, and James relates these topics in a logical, understandable way that connects with all types of audiences.
Explore the history and present of construction technologies like BIM, Machine Learning, virtual & augmented reality, mobile devices, robotics and 3D printing.
Review the technology available to enhance and simplify workflows from the office to the job site and discuss how industry leaders are planning and budgeting for construction technology and adoption.
James is the Chief Executive Officer of JBKnowledge, and host of The ConTechCrew podcast. James has led JBKnowledge to become a premier provider of technology solutions for the construction and insurance industries, with clients across North America, the Caribbean and the Middle East. As a rapidly growing business year after year, JBKnowledge is a seven-time recipient of the Aggie 100 award, six-time Newman 10 recipient, and was recently named to the LSU One Hundred for the second time. The company, and James, are headquartered in Bryan/College Station, TX with offices in North America and South America.