"The design and construction process today generates valuable information. But the sheer number of sources, systems, tools and players complicates workflows and creates inefficiencies by generating duplicate data in silo-ed workflows. JE Dunn has been able to integrate various disparate platforms and develop a 'single source of truth', for their entire ecosystem. This single source of truth, called Dunn Dashboard, leverages Autodesk Forge. Forge has enabled JE Dunn to aggregate data in one place, connect and streamline business processes and workflows, improve the quality of efficiency by breaking down silos of data - all with power of connected data. In this class, you will learn in details about various Construction workflows at JE Dunn and how the Autodesk technology stack, including Forge, is transforming the company culture byproviding access todata as a ubiquitous asset for project stakeholders, business drivers and key decision makers. (Joint AU/Forge DevCon class)."
- Identify the challenges in typical construction workflows and how connected data using Forge can help overcome these challenges
- Gain in-depth understanding of the JE Dunn’s vision and how the firm is using innovative solutions and thinking to solve the problems that affect the entire construction Industry
- Gain overall understanding of Forge as a cloud platform, its integration capabilities, and how to use it to solve your own challenges
- Understand how the partnership between JE Dunn and the Autodesk Customer Success/Consulting Team has been critical to the continued success in working toward JE Dunn’s vision as a unified team—and turning the vision into reality
Since joining JE Dunn as a Senior Application Developer in July 2006, Mark has been instrumental in the general contractor’s technology initiative. JE Dunn embraces the benefits of technology and is comfortable doing so behind the leadership of Mark and his team. Through the development of a number of web-based tools, Mark’s work has contributed to numerous construction projects across the U.S. Dunn Dashboard, a JE Dunn-designed technology, provides web-based collaboration on a range of construction and design documentation. Building on this, Mark’s work has extended further into the UX space through custom tracking of Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) and specific dashboards customizable by and for the user. Outside of the office, Mark enjoys spending time with his wife, Jennifer, and two kids, Finn and Margaret.
Works for JE Dunn since 2014. His core areas: Information Architecture and Data Science, Enterprise apps & data-driven cloud services and Dissection of Microsoft Office & custom add-ins. Before joining JE Dunn he worked for Microsoft during 2007 - 2014 with various roles including Product Engineering, Technical Consulting, Enterprise Apps & Data Architecture and many internal CoE Research initiatives. Currently works on: integration of disparate systems, data aggregation and analytics, dev/test/deploy automation. Leads software development cycles for the Estimating and BIM systems @ JE Dunn. Favorites: machine learning and semantic computing Holds: Master of Science in Computer Applications and Information Technology Loves to spend time with his wife Sarmistha, and two kids Sanandi and Sukalpa. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/debraj-banerjee-38b14419/
Saikat is a Senior Technical Consulting Manager with Autodesk Consulting, with a primary focus of integrations of enterprise applications with Autodesk’s Forge Platform and customizations of the Autodesk’s AEC products using the APIs. Prior to working with Autodesk Consulting, Saikat was a member of the AEC workgroup of the Autodesk Developer Network (ADN) team, providing evangelism, support, trainings and delivering technical presentations to the third party developers. He joined Autodesk in 2004 and has prior experience as GIS software developer and as a project architect with the construction industry. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture and a Master of Science degree from Rensselaer.