• Wed, Mar 28 2012

    Smartgeometry 2012 - Material Intensities: Simulation, Energy, Environment

    I have returned truly inspired by Smartgeometry 2012 , hosted by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute . This partnership of practice, research and academia has consistently pushed the boundaries of design and innovation since its founding in 2001, and this year continued that tradition. The sg2012 challenge investigated the connections between materials and environment, as informed by materiality and empowered by computational...
    • Wed, Mar 28 2012

    Innovation Generation - Students Tackle Energy Efficiency and more at 2012 EAST Conference

    2200 of the region's top elementary, middle and high schoolers gathered in Hot Springs, Arkansas, March 14-16 to showcase the community-based projects they completed over the past year. These exceptional students are all participating in a unique program, aimed at getting them out of the classroom and into real world problem-solving. The Arkansas-based Environmental and Spatial Technology (EAST) Initiative provides exposure...
    • Wed, Mar 14 2012

    Academic Seminar at EGE University in Izmir, Turkey

    On 2 nd March Be Careers hosted an one day Academic seminar at EGE University in Izmir, Turkey (3 rd biggest Turkish city with population of over 4 million). Some 35 attendees (18 educators and 17 students from local Universities) followed live and pre-recorded presentations about Bentley, our academic program Be Careers Network and how our technologies are used by Industry in Turkey. After my short welcome note and...