Enabling an Industrialized Construction Ecosystem using Digital Platforms

Daniel Hall

ETH Zurich

Prof. Dr. Daniel M. Hall is Assistant Professor of Innovative and Industrial Construction at ETH Zurich. He seeks to enhance governance, productivity, and innovation in the construction industry through a transformation from fragmented project delivery methods to new organizational models that integrate the supply chain. Prof. Hall is also the founder and lead organizer of the annual Industrialized Construction Forum at Stanford University, next held in February of 2019. He holds a PhD and MS in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Stanford University, and a BS in Architectural Engineering from California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo.


The current digital ecosystem in Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) typically begins with BIM for architectural design and gives little consideration for the required fabrication and assembly activities that... [ view full abstract ]


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Ecosystems and Business Models


A3 » Digital Platforms (10:15 - Tuesday, 11th September, Terrace Hall)

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