Design Immersion | Sketch to Virtual Reality

Architecture is going through a fundamental shift in how designers communicate ideas. Today’s clients are technology savvy and becoming more comfortable with interactive design immersion technologies such as iPads, BIMx, Google Cardboard VR, HTC Vive  and Oculus Rift. We invite you to join this presentation to learn how mobile and virtual reality technologies are changing the way architects interact with clients, consultants, contractors and other stakeholders.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review technologies that can increase your presentation effectiveness and sell your design ideas to clients.
  • Examine popular architectural design immersion technologies including BIMx, Google Cardboard VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift.
  • Discover through case studies how architects use design immersion to improve the design process, build client engagement, expand services and support remote communication.
  • Explore how mobile and virtual reality impact current and future methods for presenting and communicating design and construction.
About the Presenter
Thomas M. Simmons, BIM Consultant
Simmons has extensive experience in technology for building design, project management and construction with a unique perspective on Virtual Reality due to his work on projects for Architectural Record Home Tours, NASA Virtual Tours and Graphisoft BIMx. Join him at this event to learn how Virtual Reality can benefit your firm and improve how you communicate with clients.