-- Gilchrist Ross Crowe Architects, Mortenson Construction, Orcutt/Winslow Partnership and Thomas Heinz, AIA, to Present at Booth # 4020 --
Throughout the convention, Graphisoft customers will demonstrate projects designed and completed in ArchiCAD(R), from initial concept through to documentation and rendering. Presenters will include:
* Russ Sanders, AIA, Virtual Building Committee coordinator of The Orcutt/Winslow Partnership, will demonstrate how his firm has incorporated the Virtual Building(TM) approach into its practice as a business strategy and competitive advantage; * Steven Davis, senior preconstruction manager at Mortenson Construction, will provide a hands-on demonstration of Graphisoft's new Virtual Construction(TM) Solution; * Richard Crowe, AIA, principal of Gilchrist Ross Crowe Architects, will walk booth attendees through his use of ArchiCAD for several marquis design projects; and, * Thomas Heinz, AIA, will highlight his work bringing five sketches hand- drawn by Frank Lloyd Wright to life for the first time using ArchiCAD.
Heinz, a noted author of more than 30 books, many on Frank Lloyd Wright, will also be hosting a book signing on at Booth 4020. Visitors can purchase autographed versions of Heinz's book, "Frank Lloyd Wright" and the author will also be on hand to pen individual signatures.
In addition, representatives from @Last Software, 1stPricing, Trelligence and GeoPraxis, will also present at Graphisoft's booth.
* @Last Software will demonstrate how its flagship software, SketchUp(R), and ArchiCAD can be applied to enhance design projects; * 1stPricing is on tap to preview its link to ArchiCAD, which will provide real-time pricing; * Trelligence plans to present how its Affinity(TM) software can be used in conjunction with ArchiCAD to capture and manage project information; and, * GeoPraxis will perform whole building energy analysis in ArchiCAD using its Green Building Studio (GBS) Web service.
Throughout the AIA conference, Graphisoft staff will provide one-on-one demonstrations of ArchiCAD 9 as well as Graphisoft's latest Virtual Construction solutions, an advanced suite of technologies designed to reduce the cost of a construction project by 2 to 3 percent. For further information on Graphisoft's attendance at AIA, please visit http://www.graphisoft.com/.
About Graphisoft "The best way to predict the future is to invent it!" Alan Kay.(1)
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(1) Alan Kay. Inventor of Smalltalk -- the inspiration behind windowing- based computer systems.
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