AEC Hackathon 5.1 - Dallas

June 15-17, 2018

schedule

Friday
18:00 – Doors open / Mixer
19:00 – Hackathon Kickoff
19:00 – Lightning Rounds & Team formations
22:00 – Adjourn

Saturday
9:00 – Doors open / Registration
9:45 – Morning announcements
12:00 – AEC & Tech Presentations
13:00 – Lunch
19:00 – Dinner
00:00 – Adjourn 

Sunday
9:00 – Doors open
12:30 – Lunch
13:00 – Hacking Concludes
14:00 – Team presentations open to public
18:00 – Adjourn

challenges

BEST OVERALL PROJECT
The project that really hits the mark on execution, utility, and technical merits.

BEST SOLVING A BIG AEC PROBLEM PROJECT
The project that solves a big problem for a built environment profession.

BEST MASHUP PROJECT
The best application using various technologies from our supporters.

BEST HACK FROM A PAST EVENT
Projects must be from previous AEC Hackathons or from our community’s open source projects here to qualify. Keep the innovation going!

…more challenges announced at event

event sponsors

autodesk

Autodesk, Inc. is an American multinational software corporation that makes software for the architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, media, and entertainment industries.

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bimobject

BIMobject® is a game changer for the construction industry.  Manufacturers use BIMobject® to promote and deliver their products directly into BIM processes enabling their products to be selected and generate a real improvement in sales.  Designers are able to freely download true digital objects to incorporate into their design modeling, visualizations, and simulations.

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project atlas

Project Atlas is a mapping engine for construction. We turn your project files into a highly zoomable, clickable map to answers!

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samsung internet

One Browser for all Samsung Galaxy devices. Samsung Internet for Android is a Simple, Fast, and Reliable web browser for your phone and tablet. It has replaced the Android Stock browser on Samsung Galaxy devices since 2012 to provide a browser highly optimized for our devices. With WebVR support, bio-metrics authentication for additional security, QR code reader, and more, Samsung Internet is continuously evolving to provide you with the best browsing experience.

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thyssenkrup

Thyssenkrupp AG is a German multinational conglomerate with focus on industrial engineering and steel production. The company is based in Duisburg and Essen and divided into 670 subsidiaries worldwide. It is one of the world's largest steel producers.

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community sponsors

cast

The Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST), focuses on research, education, and outreach related to geoinformatics and geomatics. Specific areas of research in these fields include GIS, geospatial analysis and modeling, high density survey, enterprise spatial databases, remote sensing, digital photogrammetry, and geospatial data and model interoperability.

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euman

A Danish company that offers a technological platform and product portfolio of Wireless Information Services. These services are based on a time and location aware content brokerage system. While primarily aimed at the traffic and transport fields, the services are generic in order to enable the service providers to customize and integrate them into their own service portfolio.

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ideabuilder

IDEAbuilder is a high-tech building company, brought to life through the inspiration and experience of homebuilders, fabricators, and technologists. They have brought proven technologies from around the globe to the United States, with the goal of revolutionizing the cost & quality structure of the home building industry.

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kreysler & associates

Kreysler & Associates has been leading the way in the use of composite materials in construction since its establishment in 1982. They have worked with internationally known artists, architects and engineers, using composite materials and advanced manufacturing techniques to address complex construction challenges.

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the digit group

The Digit Group is a powerfully exciting technology solutions company at the leading edge of developing innovative solutions for the health, safety and welfare of city assets, residents, visitors, workers and officials, commonly called Smart Cities.

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zbrella

ZBRELLA is a top-notch technology consulting firm focusing on the accounting, construction, and legal industries. We help our clients leverage the latest technology to increase efficiency and profits. From assessments to integration to implementation and beyond, ZBRELLA delivers excellence and puts tomorrow’s technologies in its client’s hands today.

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Supporting Organizations

Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance

The Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance (AREA) is the only global non-profit, member-based organization dedicated to widespread adoption of interoperable AR-enabled enterprise systems.

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de la peña & holiday llp

de la Peña & Holiday is a growing national full service litigation and transactional law firm with offices in San Francisco, Century City, and Tampa, Florida. Their talented lawyers are experienced in assisting businesses, insurance companies, construction companies, and individuals. They are particularly adept at handling complex matters with significant potential exposure, sensitive public relation issues, and national or world-wide consequences.

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digital fabrication network

The Digital Fabrication Network (dFab Net) is an international network comprised of digital fabricators; hardware and software suppliers; and professional designers, academics, and researchers, all working together to improve processes and accelerate digital fabrication.

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the khronos group

The Khronos Group is a not for profit, member-funded consortium focused on the creation of royalty-free open standards for parallel computing, graphics and dynamic media on a wide variety of platforms and devices.

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web3d consortium

The Web3D Consortium is a non-profit group open to industry, academic, government and individual members.  The Web3D Consortium is committed to the creation and deployment of open, royalty-free standards that enable the communication of real-time 3D across applications, networks, and XML web services.

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Want to sponsor or help the local team? Contact us with ‘AECH DFW’!

location

1933 Regal Row Dallas, TX. 75235

registration