SOURCE: Gehry Technologies

April 02, 2012 15:41 ET

Gehry Technologies CTO Dennis Shelden to Speak on BIM Standards at Fiatech 2012

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 2, 2012) - Gehry Technologies (GT), a leader in design and project management technology and consulting services, today announces that CTO Dennis Shelden will speak on Large Scale Collaboration on 3D BIM Models at the Fiatech 2012 Technology Conference and Showcase on Wednesday, April 4th from 1:00 to 2:30 pm in Miami, FL.

"I am looking forward to speaking at Fiatech 2012 and discussing how distributed group authorship is transforming 3D design, creating new opportunities, innovations and responses to competitive pressures. I will also discuss how emerging cloud technologies offer new solutions to old problems in project organization, contracting, and collaborative information development," said Dr. Shelden.

Dennis Shelden is a Founder and the CTO of Gehry Technologies, as well as an Associate Professor of the Practice in Design and Computation at MIT. He joined Gehry Partners in 1997 and became director of the firm's computation efforts in 2000, where he was responsible for the management and strategic direction of the firm's technology efforts, prior to co-founding GT in 2002.

The conference theme is Fiatech Heat: Innovation that Builds the World, focusing on the most up-to-date account of trends in interoperability, information exchanges, materials management, software development and many other topics. More information on the conference can be viewed at: http://fiatech.org/ .

For more information on GT, visit www.gehrytech.com.

About Gehry Technologies

Gehry Technologies (GT) provides design and project management technology and consulting services, including BIM implementation, to leading owners, developers, architects, engineers, general contractors, fabricators, and other building industry professionals worldwide. GT solutions increase creativity and control; reduce project risks, costs, and completion times; and improve processes and decisions through collaboration, project visibility, and information access. Gehry Technologies is privately held, with offices in Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Abu Dhabi, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Beijing, Seoul, and Sydney. For more information about Gehry Technologies, visit www.gehrytech.com.

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