SFCDI March 2020 | Machine Learning and Computer Vision in Architecture Workshop at Microsoft

On March 25th (5:00pm-9.30pm PST) , SFCDI  welcomes Petr Mitev , San Francisco, CA 94107. Speaker: Petr Mitev Computational Design Leader at NBBJ  I’m an AEC polymath who thrives on diverse problems and solving them through an agile and experimental application of technology. My education and early career were entirely in step with “traditional” architecture pedagogy … Continue reading SFCDI March 2020 | Machine Learning and Computer Vision in Architecture Workshop at Microsoft

SFCDI January 2020 | Abstracting Project-Specific Problems for Broader Application

On January 17th, 12:00 pm PST, SFCDI  welcomes Zach Soflin and Tom Svilans. This month's meeting will be hosted at the AIA 130 Sutter St # 600, San Francisco, CA 94104. Speaker Zach Soflin Zach Soflin, AIA, has spent nearly a decade promoting and leading computational design and innovation initiatives in practice before founding Layer, an AEC … Continue reading SFCDI January 2020 | Abstracting Project-Specific Problems for Broader Application

SFCDI December 2019 | NVIDIA Voyager at Google

NVIDIA Voyager SFCDI will host the last event of the year which will conclude with a special guest from NVIDIA, Jack Dahlgren. This presentation will cover how NVIDIA has used computational design tools such as Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and Artificial Intelligence to build headquarters known as Endeavor and The Voyager in Silicon Valley. This … Continue reading SFCDI December 2019 | NVIDIA Voyager at Google

SFCDI November 2019 | Autodesk University and AEC Tech Hackathon Recap

In November, SFCDI, we will be in Las Vegas at Autodesk University with presentations by members Alberto Tono, Dennis Eldridge, Cesar Escalante, and Danny Bentley. Read on for news and announcements. SFCDI Python Workshop  Our Director of Education: Danny Bentley, kindly started a series of useful Python tutorials, if you would like to support us and be part of our journey … Continue reading SFCDI November 2019 | Autodesk University and AEC Tech Hackathon Recap

SFCDI October 2019 | Connecting the DOTS

On October 16th (6:00pm PST) , SFCDI  welcomes Nirvik Saha and Sanjeev Tankha.  This month's meeting will be hosted at the WRNS Studio #501 2nd St #402, San Francisco, CA 94107. Feature Presentation: Connecting the DOTS Space allocation is the process of designating spaces towards specific functions along with an appropriate grouping and circulation to generate … Continue reading SFCDI October 2019 | Connecting the DOTS

SFCDI August 2019 | Autodesk Forge and AVATOUR 360° Remote Presence

On August 30th, 12:00 pm PDT, SFCDI will celebrate its four-year anniversary with presentations on Autodesk's Forge cloud platform and Imeve's new AVATOUR offering for realtime remote presence with VR. Lunch will be sponsored by Autodesk, and the meeting will be hosted by the SF AIA, 130 Sutter St #600, San Francisco, CA 94104. Feature … Continue reading SFCDI August 2019 | Autodesk Forge and AVATOUR 360° Remote Presence