Nate Miller is the founder of PROVING GROUND–a digital design agency that enables digital transformation through data-driven solutions for architects, engineers, builders, and owners. Nate has worked with some of the most reputable organizations in the building industry to create strategies and software that connect builders with data to realize value and performance. His work in data and computation has contributed to the design and delivery of numerous built environments including stadiums, skyscrapers, hospitals, and museums. Nate has personally authored numerous free and open source tools that are widely used by professionals and researchers with the aim of improving designer productivity. Among these tools are the popular Grasshopper and Dynamo plug-ins LunchBox, Rhynamo, and Slingshot. As a respected leader in the field of computation in architecture, Nate and has lectured at venues including ACADIA, AEC Tech, AIA Building Connections Congress, USC BIM Symposium, and Now Next Future. Nate is also an avid writer and has authored numerous articles focused on emerging technology, industry trends, and business strategy.