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Role & Integration of Blockchain in Project Delivery

Description: 

Blockchain is an information technology that inherently adapts to these structural problems. This technology is capable of bridging the lack of trust between the stakeholders, automating a lot of currently manual processes, providing a secure and reliable infrastructure for collaboration and information exchange while increasing transparency and providing reliable chronological record keeping. Implementation of blockchain technology in the construction industry can lead to smart contracts with fewer administrative struggles; improve project flow, material, and service delivery; and keep BIM and project documents current and secure. 

Hosted by the Project Delivery AIA Knowledge Community

Recorded live March 8, 2022.

Learning objectives

  • Examine the application of blockchain technology and summarize how it improves project delivery in the AEC industry
  • Understand how blockchain fosters trust and drives efficiency in project delivery
  • Explore how to apply smart contracts in design-bid-build, and other project delivery models, e.g., design-build, IPD, and other project delivery methods
  • Contrast the use of blockchain in different project delivery systems and identify insights from the exploratory discussions on project delivery innovation

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This course is part of a series

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 $40  non-member
 $25  member
1.00 LU

Instructors

  • Edmond G. Gauvreau headshot

    Edmond G. Gauvreau

    FAIA

    Chief, Planning Branch, Installation Readiness Division | HQ US Army Corps of Engineers

    Ed Gauvreau, FAIA, is Chief, Planning Branch, Installation Readiness Division, HQ US Army Corps of...
  • Nancy Greenwald

    Executive Director | The Construction Institute, Inc.

     

    Nancy Greenwald, Executive Director, Construction Institute, Arbitrator & Mediator: Nancy...
  • Grace C. Lin Headshot

    Grace C. Lin

    AIA, DBIA, CSI-CDT

    Senior Project Manager | CBRE

    Grace, former chair of AIA Project Delivery Knowledge Community, is an Owner’s advisor. As a senior...
  • Pardis Pishdad-Bozorgi

    Associate Professor | Georgia Institute of Technology

     

    Dr. Pishdad-Bozorgi is an Associate Professor at Georgia Institute of Technology. She holds a PhD...
  • Alireza Shojaei

    Ph.D., PMP

    Assistant Professor of Building Construction | Virginia Tech

    Alireza Shojaei is an Assistant Professor of Building Construction in the Myers-Lawson School of...