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Best Way to Built it. Constructrr is focused on high performance teams within the construction environment. The show focuses on increasing the production, retention, and the wellness in the buildings we create and work in. This show is about helping property owners reduce risk and create more certainty in their construction projects through increased transparency.

Best Way to Built it. Constructrr is focused on high performance teams within the construction environment. The show focuses on increasing the production, retention, and the wellness in the buildings we create and work in. This show is about helping property owners reduce risk and create more certainty in their construction projects through increased transparency.
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Best Way to Built it. Constructrr is focused on high performance teams within the construction environment. The show focuses on increasing the production, retention, and the wellness in the buildings we create and work in. This show is about helping property owners reduce risk and create more certainty in their construction projects through increased transparency.

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Building Trusting Relationships through Positive Leadership

2/20/2018
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Jon Gordon, the author of quite a few best sellers - including The Energy Bus You, Win in the Locker Room First, The No Complaining Rule, and the most recent book that was released last year, The Power of Positive Leadership - speaks with us about positive leadership. Jon, not only is a great author and a sought-after keynote speaker but he has consulted with college and professional sports teams and large companies - some of which include the LA Dodgers, Atlanta Falcons, Campbell Soup,...

Duration:00:28:33

AEC Hackathon – Removing Organizational Bias to Solve the Monday Problem

2/13/2018
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Damon Hernandez, founder and Executive Director of the AEC Hackathon speaks about tearing down the walls disguised as generational, gender, and ethnic biases, and coming together to elevate the industry by addressing frustrations, utilizing shared platforms, and developing software hacks. This can all be done by combining industry professionals, software developers, and government agencies over a weekend to create software solutions that can solve the Monday problem. Find out more about...

Duration:00:38:03

Smart Cities Taking Advantage of the $1.6 trillion Opportunity

2/6/2018
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Michael Lake, President & CEO of Leading Cities and I cover some of the major challenges we face in cities. Smart Cities is a rapidly growing as a market as shown in these reports: "Smart Cities Market Will Grow $3.5 Trillion Worldwide" and 21st Century Cities: Global Smart Cities Primer. We discuss the solutions to the problems in the form of ecosystems including sociological, economical and environmental ecosystems. We cover how introducing blockchain use can help the smart city...

Duration:00:49:29

Principles of Deploying City as a Platform

1/29/2018
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Today, we are speaking with Carl Piva, Managing Director at TMForum.org for the Smart Cities Initiative. and he’s developed the City as a Platform Manifesto. We discuss the ten common principles for driving smart city success. He says that with these business model principles, cities can become regional or global knowledge hubs and innovation centers. We also talk about how the built environment drives a better open data economy, and how to start impacting cities by doing a simple...

Duration:00:35:22

Intelligent Buildings: The Future of a Less Stressful & More Collaborative Urban Society

1/22/2018
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Kevin Flanagan, a partner at PLP Architecture speaks with us about the Oakwood Timber Tower feasibility study he did that demonstrates the viability of building a timber tower high rise constructed with cross-laminated timber (CLT) in downtown London. We cover some of the drivers of design innovation, including sustainability, millennial recruitment and retention, and service focus. Where to find out more: Timber Exhibition Kevin Flanagan's Email AIA in the UK Royal Architecture Institute...

Duration:00:45:57

Lessons Learned from the Most Sustainable Building in the World

1/15/2018
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Ron Bakker, founding Partner at PLP Architecture was involved with designing the world’s most sustainable office building known as the Edge and it is located in Amsterdam. We discuss the different elements of the building life cycle, from design to occupancy and operation including 30,000 sensors collecting data on a moment by moment basis. We go on a journey of reviewing the lessons learned from the design and how the occupants are affected in their work lives. We discuss how their work...

Duration:00:45:49

Create Agility and Efficiency: Open Architecture as a Platform

1/9/2018
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Kimon Onuma builds architecturally informed environments for the digital and physical world. He is the creator of BIMStorm. We will be talking about what a BIMStorm is and how they pursue the culture of an always growing technological AECO (Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Operating) industry appreciating the wisdom we have in the minds of our global practitioners and how that can make sweeping impacts on how owners’ standards and specifications can be created. Where to find out...

Duration:00:48:28

Construction Trends to Prepare for in 2018 – Part 2

1/2/2018
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I so am grateful to all of the guests that I’ve interviewed this year! I’m so grateful to all of you who were mentioned in this episode (see references below). In this episode, we are continuing our 2017 review and looking into what we should be paying attention to in 2018. Our main topics of focus will be Technology, Culture, & Contracts. I’ll be pulling in from past interviews the nuggets of wisdom around using technologies like, AI, AR, VR, IoT, BIM, machine learning, and of course,...

Duration:00:00:47

Construction Trends to Prepare for 2018 – Part 1

12/27/2017
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I so am grateful to all of the guests that I’ve interviewed this year! I’m so grateful to all of you who were mentioned in this episode (see references below). To summarize what we talk about in this episode: First, we have to recognize the status of the industry. Change is happening. It’s inevitable. The need to lower risk from the owner perspective MUST happen. We talk about demography, and the impacts on Corporate Real Estate (CRE), buildings and infrastructure, attracting millennials,...

Duration:00:53:29

Workplace Revolution: Service Management, IoT and The Future of Work

12/19/2017
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Peter Ankerstjerne, Chief Marketing Officer at ISS talks with us about how iSS is adopting the Vested approach, change that is happening in facilities management is affecting the focus on Recruiting and Retention/ Human Resources and the use of technology like IoT, and last but not least the importance of Service Management. You will get a sense that Peter genuinely loves what he does, he passionate and invested in providing quality experiences for all of the 500,000+ employees at ISS and...

Duration:00:52:33

Maximize Innovation Through the Vested Way

12/12/2017
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Kate Vitasek talks with us about buying services with long term incentivized relationship building in mind. She lays out the 3 parts secret sauce in the Vested Approach. Kate shares with us how companies and government similar to P&G, McDonalds, and Microsoft are redefining innovation through expanding the pie, and sharing the pie in outsourced relationships. Resources: Harvard Business Review on Creating Shared Value by Michael Porter Michael Porter TED Talk Richard Thalor, winner of...

Duration:00:48:12

Lean Construction Institute Congress Recap: Part 4

12/5/2017
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Frank Barnes, Eric Ahlstrom, Rex Miller (Left to Right) Topics Covered in this Episode: Capturing the Millennial Generations into AEC with Lean How to Implement Lean in Organizations Lean Tools Lean Behavior High Performance Teams Future of Construction / Lean Implementation How to get a Lean Mindset How to Get the Best Out of the next Lean Construction Institute Congress Resources: Lean Construction Institute Frank Barnes - UDeCoCTT Eric Ahlstrom - Amgen Rex Miller - mindSHIFT Commercial...

Duration:01:22:53

Lean Construction Institute Congress Recap: Part 3

11/28/2017
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Mackenzie Skene, Steven Wilson, Muhsin Lihony, Howard Ashcraft, John Hayward (Left to Right) Topics Covered in this Episode: Process Design Capturing the Millennial Generations into AEC with Lean How to Implement Lean in Organizations Lean Tools Lean Behavior Lowering Risk Through better Contracts: Integrated Project Delivery Future of Construction / Lean Implementation How to get a Lean Mindset Resources: Lean Construction Institute Mackenzie Skene - NBBJ John Haymaker - Perkins & Will...

Duration:00:46:00

Lean Construction Institute Congress Recap: Part 2

11/21/2017
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Derek Browning, Andrea Sponsel, Bernita Beikmann, Dan Fauchier, Greg Zinberg (Left to Right) Topics Covered in this Episode: 19th Annual Lean Construction Institute Congress Goals and Achievements Patrick Lencioni's Keynote Speech Take-Aways How to Implement Lean in Organizations and Life Lean Tools Lean Behavior Integrated Project Delivery, and Lean Supply Chain - how to avoid the schedule pitfalls. Benefits of Lean. Future of Construction / Lean Implementation How to get a Lean Mindset...

Duration:00:52:21

How to Maximize Performance through Gaining Clarity First

11/14/2017
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Karen Martin helps organizations use clarity, focus, discipline, and engagement to achieve higher levels of performance on financial, operational, and cultural fronts. She is president of The Karen Martin Group, Inc., a global consulting firm. Karen and her team have helped organizations such as AT&T, Chevron, GlaxoSmithKline, Epson, International Monetary Fund, Lenovo, Mayo Clinic, and the United States Department of Homeland Security learn more effective ways to design work systems, grow...

Duration:00:38:05

Blockchain & BIM Design Improved with Game Theory & Machine Learning

11/7/2017
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Abel Maciel is an architect and researcher with specific expertise in Building Information Modeling (BIM). He also the main coordinator for the Construction Blockchain Consortium, with responsibility on the Steering Group, Secretariat and heads the Technical Committee. We talk with Abel about how BIM design decisions can be impacted by Game Theory. And how game theory would work hand in hand with blockchain to improve design decision making and knowledge transfer. We talk about how We need...

Duration:00:42:58

Blockchain & Legal Dispute Avoidance in Construction

10/31/2017
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Jeremy Barnett is one of founders and a director of the Construction Blockchain Consortium, and a practicing lawyer. He became interested in blockchain because of his research and work with algorithmic dispute avoidance and how that can improve the process of historical evidence and record review. What’s also interesting is that he talks about how… The post Blockchain & Legal Dispute Avoidance in Construction appeared first on Constructrr.

Duration:00:41:17

Blockchain with IoT Creates Verifiable and Immutable Record Tracking for Materials

10/24/2017
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Jordan Williams is the CTO and Co-Founder of Intelliwave Technologies a IoT and Blockchain based software solutions company focused on providing construction projects with automation and visibility in 3 core areas: materials, equipment and workforce . In this show we primarily focus on private blockchain platform called SiteSense® . This is episode 3 in our blockchain in construction series. Contacts: Intelliwave Technlogies … The post Blockchain with IoT Creates Verifiable and Immutable...

Duration:00:41:12

Blockchain with an Integrated Project Model Reduces Risk and Increases Transparency

10/17/2017
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Blockchain in Construction: Part 2 Dave Hughes is a construction professional who is interested in unlocking the productivity issues in the AEC industry and sees blockchain as a major piece of the puzzle in doing that. He is interesting in finding new ways to leverage technology within the industry. We talk about the utilizing blockchain… The post Blockchain with an Integrated Project Model Reduces Risk and Increases Transparency appeared first on Constructrr.

Duration:00:40:20

Blockchain – Smart Cities Are Changing Policy

10/10/2017
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Paul Doherty, president and CEO of The Digit Group Inc., a leading Smart Cities design and solutions company, actively applies the use of blockchain in his projects. Paul has been known to say that “Blockchain is as valuable as the brick and motor itself.” This is just one of the technologies he recommends in his recipe… The post Blockchain – Smart Cities Are Changing Policy appeared first on Constructrr.

Duration:01:16:39

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