2016 is quickly coming to a close, and with the New Year right around the corner we want to share the top 5 most played episodes of the ConTechTrio podcast from the year! Not only that, but we have also compiled a list of the top 4 “Hidden Gem” episodes of the ConTechTrio podcast you may have missed. The perfect construction tech episodes to listen to during those long holiday season road trips to come!
Top 5 most played ConTechTrio podcast episodes of 2016:
The ConTechTrio was joined by special guest Peter Lasensky, Founder and CEO of NoteVault (@NoteVault), to discuss the power of voice in technology. Headliners from the episode included cab-less self driving haulage vehicles, self-lacing shoes, “Immortal” software, the world’s first 3D printed laboratory, DJI Drone Goggles and much more!
Kris Lengieza (@gieza0527), VDC Director at Stiles Construction (@), joined the ConTechTrio to discuss implementing standards and the policies and procedures to leverage project data. Headliners from the episode included Autodesk’s new high-tech lab, virtual reality job site safety training, and Revizto’s 4.2 global webinar.
Nathan Wood (@nathancwood), Founder of SpectrumAEC (@SpectrumAEC), joined the ConTechTrio for another episode about the latest construction tech including virtual reality safety training, stringless 3D paving for asphalt, world’s first quantum teleportation, modular building for hotels, and whether or not construction technology has reached a tipping point.
Larry Sullivan joined the ConTechTrio to discuss construction accounting, technology and giving back. The Game of Thrones’ Winterfell castle being 3D printed, highlights from Apple’s 2016 iPhone Event, a SmartCap that tracks worker fatigue, and augmented reality power tools were also topics of the episode.
Special guest Wouter Truffino (@WouterTruffino), Co-Founder of Holland PropTech (@HollandConTech) joined to discuss construction technology advances in Holland. Virtual reality backpacks, a semi-autonomous car add-on, Google’s AI WaveNet machine, Apple’s iOS 10 features, a 3D printed house in China, and much more were the featured tech news of this episode!
Top 4 “Hidden Gems” from the ConTechTrio podcast:
The ConTechTrio recorded a live podcast at the annual SmartBid User Conference in Austin, TX over the summer. Brian Burke from Plans4Less (@) joined the live podcast and the fun at the User Conference where attendees received tools to optimize their use of our invitation to bid software, SmartBid, and improve their bidding experience.
Lars Herman, from Herman Construction, joined the ConTechTrio for a live recording of the podcast at the annual SmartBid User Conference this past summer. During the interview, Herman explained his college experience as a member of the United States Naval Academy and what his career in construction has looked like.
The ConTechTrio, James Benham (@jamesmbenham), Rob McKinney (@conappguru) and Josh Bone (@bim2thebone), recorded this episode of the podcast live in Orlando at the MCAA Annual Convention and Trade Show. Sean McGuire, Director of Construction Technology at Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) joined this episode of the podcast to talk Mechanical Tech!
While in attendance at the 2016 MCAA Annual Convention and Trade Show, the ConTechTrio also recorded a live episode of the ConTechTrio Podcast where Jim Reis from SysQue (@SysQue) was interviewed. During the interview, Reis explains how SysQue provides data solutions to the construction industry.