SFCDI May 2020 | Artificial Intelligence in MEP Engineering

On May 15th (noon-1:00pm PST), SFCDI  welcomes Gregory R. Schnackel and Layne A. Micek.  This month’s event will be only available via live webcast due to the current situation with COVID-19. Speaker: Gregory R. Schnackel Gregory is the lead architect and principal designer of the company’s revolutionary AEA Integration software. AEA Integration is a remarkable new … Continue reading SFCDI May 2020 | Artificial Intelligence in MEP Engineering

SFCDI April 2020 | Computational Design Experience for Building Structures & Dynamo – First Aid to the Coordination Nightmare

On April 17th (noon-1:00pm PST) , SFCDI  welcomes Arturs Neiburgs and Sean Fruin.  This month's event will be only available via live webcast due to the current situation with COVID-19. Speaker: Arturs Neiburgs Arturs Neiburgs is a Latvian entrepreneur who is passionate about technology. He’s background is civil engineering with 8 years of experience as Head … Continue reading SFCDI April 2020 | Computational Design Experience for Building Structures & Dynamo – First Aid to the Coordination Nightmare

YourDeskUniversity

SFCDI is really excited to support YourDeskUniversity a nationwide online initiative intended to help the AEC Tech community connect and share knowledge remotely during these challenging times.  The initiative goal is to stream live tutorials and discussions via YouTube Live that cover an array of topics focused on computational skills and a broader understanding of the … Continue reading YourDeskUniversity

SFCDI February 2020 | Two Events: CTO VIP Roundtable & Rhino.Inside and Rhino.Compute

On February 14th, 12:00 pm PST, SFCDI hosts a roundtable at the AIA 130 Sutter St # 600, San Francisco, CA 94104. 21th, 12:00pm PST, SFCDI host our Feb meetup at Gensler Office San Francisco, CA 94104 1) Speaker: Robert Otani, CTO of Thornton Tomasetti Robert Otani has 20 years of professional experience, including structural … Continue reading SFCDI February 2020 | Two Events: CTO VIP Roundtable & Rhino.Inside and Rhino.Compute

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

We regret to inform the community that due to COVID-19 concerns, we will be cancelling our March 25th event, Machine Learning and Computer Vision in Architecture workshop, which was to take place at Microsoft Reactor. The speaker, Petr Mitev, has kindly agreed to produce a video and it will be posted to our SFCDI YouTube … Continue reading SFCDI March 2020 | Machine Learning and Computer Vision in Architecture Workshop at Microsoft – Canceled

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