Re-Broadcasting On Demand from GWIC 2018 | 32-year union ironworker and trades national building diversity activist, Vicky O'Leary, will share strategies for attracting and keeping more women on the job site including the union’s trendsetting paid maternity leave policy. During this webinar, learn how the benefit is working for workers—and their employers!
Construction groups are increasing using VR immersive technology to attract and train new talent. The next generation of the industry can drive virtual dozers, walk virtual sites and perform virtual tasks to earn credits while minimizing risk and cost. Attendees will find out how this technology is evolving, including the caveats, cautions and next iterations.
There's been intense debate over disturbing trends that highly-qualified women professionals are leaving the construction sector or dropping out of their technical and management-track careers. During this webinar, we'll discuss why industry women head for the career “off-ramp”, and offer insights on how good employers are removing obstacles and boosting workplace cultures to keep women on the road to success.
Construction-specific solutions improve planning accuracy, expose inefficiencies through visualization of problem areas, & provide documentation to support or justify change order requests and construction claims. Learn how CMiC’s Mobile Crew Time (MCT), a mobile time tracking solution with automated time-in/time-out data capture capabilities and RFID technology enabled features, can help!
Adverse and unpredictable weather conditions can wreak havoc on the ability to deliver construction projects on time and on budget. However, weather risk solutions are being developed and delivered to protect project income and lead to more predictable profit margins. Join this engaging discussion about deploying parametric weather solutions to balance risk and achieve better project outcomes.
Technology and industry experts will offer tips on securing your business learned from years of experience working in Fortune 500 companies. No matter the size of your company, falling victim to a cybersecurity breach can bring work to a halt and even bankrupt your business. During this webinar, we will share a few “horror stories” from the field and practical tips to avoid being the next headline.
Change will happen throughout the course of every project. It's our ability to manage scope change that helps projects come in on schedule and within budget. We'll look at the benefits of effective change control, key contributors to change, and review proper processes and procedures for proactive change control with the goal of generating awareness of best practices and providing actionable insights.
New visual documentation tools are using AI to create fast, simple ways to document work completeness and quality -- and prevent costly disputes. We'll hear first-hand from The Beck Group, WeWork, and 360 documentation leader OpenSpace about the ways project teams and VDC managers are using AI and automated job site capture to drive accountability and productivity in the field.
Building solar and wind energy generation efficiently in the field can often be more like manufacturing than construction. But as with every construction job, the work requires careful planning and program management. We'll discuss the software the experts use for every step of the process, from planning to operations to how new manufacturing techniques and robots are helping execute.
Estimating construction costs has always been a challenge due to volatile material prices and the cyclical nature of the market. Trending factors, such as labor availability, material pricing and owner roles will all effect planning processes, making flexibility in response necessary. During this webinar, attendees will learn key strategies for adjusting estimates with real-world market conditions in mind.