BNP Media’s Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) BuildTech Conference and Expo has announced that Steve Jones, senior director of industry insights research at Dodge Data & Analytics, will be the keynote speaker of the conference program. The event is taking place April 30 to May 2, 2019, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, and will bring together professionals across various industries. AEC BuildTech is designed to inform and inspire today’s entire innovative building team of architects, engineers, contractors, facility managers, owners, and more. and more.
At Dodge Data & Analytics, Jones focuses on how emerging economic, practice, and technology trends are transforming the global design and construction industry. In addition to speaking engagements around the world and numerous articles in industry publications, Jones produces Dodge Data & Analytics’ SmartMarket Reports on key industry trends, which are read by millions worldwide and frequently cited as authoritative references. Jones holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from The Johns Hopkins University. He has a track record of active leadership in many industry initiatives and serves as a judge for numerous industry awards.
Aside from the keynote presentation, the conference program will also feature an interactive educational experience and a robust exhibit hall. The conference program will be led by influential speakers across five separate tracks developed to educate attendees on the newest innovations, technologies, and practices within their industries. The five tracks will include plumbing, HVAC/mechanical systems, flooring, building envelope, and roofing.