Category Archives: data-driven

Toward an Open-Source Database of Accumulated AEC Knowledge

Vishal Porwal, in a thoughtful response to a question I posed in my initial post How do we, as a discipline, capitalize on data and metadata to drive innovation in architecture and construction, just as other disciplines and industries have? wrote: Evidence based design is one of the leading fields of research that will eventually […]

Welcome to Data Driven Design and Construction

Over the next year I will be writing a book, Data-Driven Design and Construction, to be published by John Wiley and Sons in 2015. The same folks who published my last book, BIM and Integrated Design, back in 2011. Since that book focused on information (the “I” in BIM), and this one on data, by […]