BE-WISE CEO Cristina Savian: Digitalization has become a necessity in the construction
The digitalization is accelerating and even if construction industry players are still confused and hesitant about the change and new technologies,the time has come for them to develop a real digital strategy. “Digitalization has become a necessity in the construction industry” says founder of BE-WISE Cristina Savian.
House of Digital Twins
As a vocal and passionate advocate for the adoption of Digital Twins for our built assets, I keep finding myself standing in, what feels like, the middle of a house of cards, observing its always rocky structure in constant danger of collapse. A wobbly system threatened by the tremors stressed by one of the most prominent digital revolutions that our construction industry has ever experienced...
My Top 5 Innovations for Greater Efficiency, Sustainability & Quality
As a construction professional and British citizen, I genuinely could not have been any prouder and humbled to have opened UK Construction Week Virtual last week.
2020 is the year of disruptions, and we are all looking for this “New Normal”, and while this newfound regularity may have opened new opportunities, as we are now...
Are we ready for “Big Brother” on construction sites?
I certainly do feel unsettled without my international lifestyle, hopping from one industry event to another.
I am very sympathetic to all those working in our ‘event industry’ and struggling to push through. However, like many working in the digitalisation of the industry, I am as busy as ever, supporting customers through...
Do We Need Blockchain in Construction?
Blockchain technology claimed to have the potential to disrupt many aspects of how companies do business.
And like other emerging technologies, I have been exploring its uses, benefits and assessing its potential opportunities in the construction industry. If like me, you have been wondering what it is and if its applications are...
Australia’s way to better plan, design and manage its cities
The last couple of weeks have been very significant for Digital Built Australia.
On the 24th of February, Minister for Customer Service Victor Dominello launched the New South Wales Spatial Digital Twin (NSW SDT)...
The Road to a 3D Digital World in Australia
In the last six months have been spending a lot of my time down-under, thanks to my lovely ...
Graduates share their EMBA insights
Previous students reflect on how the programme influenced their career prospects...
Digital Twins for a Safer Built Environment
As a native of Turin Italy, I was horrified at the Ponte Morandi bridge collapse last year. As a child and as an adult I have...
Tales from Beirut – EMBA Team Consulting Project
The experience was very enlightening and enriching at the same time. My last visit to the Middle East was in Jordan in 2005. I was once again overwhelmed...
Digital Twin: The cutting-edge technology for the built environment
Around the world, in almost all human endeavours, technology is revolutionising the way we live and work. It’s time for the construction industry to catch up ...
Potential to use BIM data in digital twins is being overlooked
Construction wants to catch up with aerospace and manufacturing and deploy digital twins – computerised companions of physical assets – but despite the hype their ...