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Aarni Heiskanen Guest on Bridging the Gap Podcast

Aarni Heiskanen Guest on Bridging the Gap Podcast podcast

Aarni Heiskanen was the guest on Bridging the Gap podcast hosted by Todd Weyandt. They discussed crossing the divide between labor and construction demand, the growing importance of robotics in the field, the people-centric aspect of the construction industry, and much more.  Listen to the podcast episode

A Podcast and Article Series for WDBE 2021

A Podcast and Article Series for WDBE 2021 WDBE

The World of Digital Built Environment, WDBE, is a community platform that brings together people across the globe. To spotlight this year’s theme – unlocking urban supersensing – WDBE has organized several community sessions and the 2-day WDBE Summit on September 28-29. In the run-up to the main event, AEC Business produced a series of […]

Aarni Heiskanen on Future Construct Podcast

Aarni Heiskanen on Future Construct Podcast Future Construct podcast

This episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview) spotlights Aarni Heiskanen, Construction Innovation Agent, and addresses his customers’ perspective on pain points and trajectory of technology in construction, digital buildings and infrastructure, and real estate and construction. Aarni joins host Amy Peck (@VirtualGirlNY) to discuss: How the construction industry is ripe for technological advancements […]

AEC TechTV and WDBE Webinar Was a Success

AEC TechTV and WDBE Webinar Was a Success WDBE

216 attendees from 25 countries had signed up for the third WDBE Community Session on May 27, 2021. The online event was a co-production of AEC TechTV / AEC Business. It featured five industry trailblazers who talked about the real-time construction site. A recording of the 2-hour event is available online.

Aarni Heiskanen Q&A

Aarni Heiskanen Q&A tech architecture

Adeaca’s VP of Communications, Matt Mong, chats with Aarni Heiskanen, Construction Innovation Agent and Managing Partner at AE Partners and founder of AEC Business, about the state of the AEC industry today, the challenges they face in regards to adopting new business technologies and the importance to focus on the business side of projects. Read […]

Aarni Heiskanen on Constructed Futures Podcast

Aarni Heiskanen on Constructed Futures Podcast constructed futures podcast

Hugh Seaton, the author of the Construction Technology Handbook, interviewed Aarni Heiskanen on the Constructed Futures Podcast. Other podcast guests include Salla Eckhard of Microsoft, Danielle Dy Buncio of Viatecnik, Damon Hernandez of IDEAbuilder, and Paul Doherty of the digit group. The podcast

Aarni Heiskanen as a Webinar Panelist

Aarni Heiskanen as a Webinar Panelist Webinar 2020

Rakennuslehti, the leading construction magazine in Finland, and Ramirent organized a webinar on December 2, 2020, at Hotel Kämp in Helsinki. The theme of the event was Construction Site 2021 -sustainable, managed, and safe. Aarni Heiskanen was invited as a panelist to discuss well-managed digitalization in construction.

Aarni Heiskanen in the Tekla Global BIM Awards Jury

Aarni Heiskanen in the Tekla Global BIM Awards Jury BIM

Aarni Heiskanen is a member of the Tekla Global BIM Awards jury. The other members are Anders Carlén is Editor in Chief of Byggindustrin and Fastighetsnytt Dr. Burcu Akinci is  Paul Christiano Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Associate Dean for Research at the College of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University Michael Evans is […]

Aarni Interviewed on the Future of Construction Post Covid-19

Aarni Interviewed on the Future of Construction Post Covid-19 the future of construction

Fabian Saverimuttu of Rackspace interviewed Aarni Heiskanen on the future of construction after Covid-19. Read the interview on aec-business.com. Here are some of the comments the post has received on LinkedIn: “Fantastic read on the future of AEC, emerging technologies and trends.” “A real coup that you were able to get Aarni who is so […]

Digital Situational Awareness Event Livestreamed

Digital Situational Awareness Event Livestreamed DiCtion webinar

Digital Situational Awareness in Construction was the theme of the official WDBE 2020 pre-event hosted by Aalto University on June 24, 2020. The 2-hour virtual event consisted of four presentations and five workshop sessions. The presentations featured results of the DiCtion (Digitalizing Construction Workflows) project. AE Partners helped in planning and organizing the event, produced […]