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ISSUE 14: TOOLS AND DATA
Organize, inform, design
The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) will transform how we live, work and play, and upend the design industry. To maintain relevance, designers must begin to harness data for design, construction, and operation. Design teams will need tools to gather data, organize it, and design from it. We are embracing this change—not only because it is inevitable, but because we believe it can be channeled into better design solutions, more efficient buildings, and healthier and happier communities. Design automation for residences, crunching numbers for master planning, modeling whole life carbon, communicating acoustics in VR—it’s all in the service to making a better built environment for people. Find out more in this issue.