On Wednesday, June 15 at 6:00pm, SFDUG welcomes Jeffrey McGrew from Because We Can. Jeffrey will discuss how to use Dynamo and Digital Fabrication to make great interiors, furniture, and art.
This month’s meeting is brought to you by the node “LoopWhile,” be sure to bring your laptops to learn more.
Educational Hands-on Module: The Curious Case of the LoopWhile button
Speaker: Cesar Escalante, HOK @VCDwhiz
Usually referred as the “Mystery Node,” the LoopWhile node has long remained a misunderstood node. Cesar will provide examples of how to make the best use of this node.
Feature Presentation: Using Dynamo for Digital Fabrication
Speaker: Jeffrey McGrew, Because We Can @becausewecan
Jeffrey will present a few of his recently completed projects, show off the open-source collection of Nodes called ‘BecauseWeDynamo’, and talk about his views on the future of Digital Fabrication, BIM, and Dynamo-based automation.
Jeffrey McGrew is a licensed architect in California. He has a background in business, architecture, technology, and construction. Since 2006, he has been the co-founder of the design-build studio Because We Can in Oakland, CA. An award-winning designer and public speaker, he loves to solve problems, generate ideas, and make great things for the people we work for. He also runs the technical side of the company, from computer code to building code, creating new ways of building via the combination of BIM and digital fabrication. Prior to founding Because We Can, Jeffrey worked for a number of prominent local architects, was a technical fabrication consultant, and has helped bring several physical and software products to market. In his non-existent spare time, he likes to experiment with CNC machines, create 3D models, make sculptures, brew beer and play games with friends.
Attending in person? Registration is required to gain access to the HOK office. Click here for the Eventbrite registration. Registration closes at 11:00am on the day of the event, no exceptions.