AEC Hackathon 3.8 - Paris

September 23-25, 2016

parish

challenges

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

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

BEST DIGITAL CITIES PROJECT
The best application using city data using an open standards based frameworks and technologies. more info

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!

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

sponsors

event sponsors

bim&co

BIM&CO is a free, cloud based, collaborative platform where all digital modelling players can create, publish, contribute and use BIM objects from all over the world.

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finalcad

Mobile app and predictive analytics for construction. With offices in Paris and Singapore, FINALCAD brings BIM to the field, helping you save time, increase productivity and quality.

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opendatasoft

Founded in 2011, OpenDataSoft develops a turnkey SaaS platform designed for smart and easy transformation of all types of data into innovative services (APIs, data visualizations, real-time monitoring). Our mission: make it easier for business users to publish, share and reuse data.

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samsung

Samsung is a South Korean multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul. It comprises numerous subsidiaries and affiliated businesses, most of them united under the Samsung brand, and is the largest South Korean chaebol.

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community 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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bechtel

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Since 1898, they've completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents.

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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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builtworlds

BuiltWorlds is a place to engage researchers, businesses, and other stakeholders in a holistic effort to advance the Built Environment industry. Based in Chicago, BuiltWorlds is creating one collective community that investigates technology needs and trends, publishes research, reviews products and providers, and gives guidance to companies wading through the technology maze.

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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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hexabim

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ieee

The IEEE is the world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its highly-cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology information around the globe.

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impulse labs

Specialist in innovation acceleration, Impulse Partners is a strategy consulting firm that works with senior executives on strategy, innovation and performance in the construction, energy and aerospace industries. Impulse Partners leads innovative ecosystems that connect startups with corporates and coaches startups from research laboratory, through fundraising, to international development.

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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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mediaconstruct

Mediaconstruct aims to support the national development of the digital transition on the entire building sector. As such, Mediaconstruct present a set of characteristics that gives positioning and unique aide jurisdiction authority for standardization, standardization and interoperability (long-term logic), support of all stakeholders for the generalization of uses the digital model and BIM in France based prospective and operational visions of Mediaconstruct.

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the shippan institute

The Shippan Institute is a not-for-profit that’s dedicated to events, training & research into Human-Computer Interfaces & Interactions. We run hackathons, fund research and play with the coolest toys possible.

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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 Paris’!

location

Le Cargo - 157 Boulevard Macdonald

registration