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ALL THINGS DIGITAL AND DISRUPTIVE

Imaginable Tech. In Action.
The TECHTOPIA Pavilion, booth 1644, is back again and bigger than ever in Philadelphia. We will present new disruptive technology and digital media strategies for you to use in your business. You will learn about the changes in how construction work is being performed now, and in the near future. 

  • Learn how using drones can enhance your project efficiency  
  • Test drive AR/VR, Hologram & Infrared Camera Technologies
  • Tryout the BIM CAVE and see how it streamlines your projects
  • See the amazing capabilities of Power over Ethernet (PoE) smart lighting
  • Discover the latest software applications
  • Hear 18 short TECH TALKS on all these topics and more

The Dahlia+ Team  experts are available to provide professional branding tips and demonstrate social media management tools through hands-on experiences, you’ll walk away empowered and savvy.

  • Experience a unique spotlight on social media right on the show floor. 
  • Ask Questions about your smartphone, tablet, apps, and tech gadgets
  • Discover Solutions for your everyday life—both professional and personal
  • Increase Productivity through little-known tips and cutting-edge tools
  • Get the Scoop on ​• Social Media • Twitter • LinkedIn • Facebook • Instagram • Snapchat • Mobile Devices • Productivity Apps • Improved Workflow • Cool Gadgets • Project Management 


TECHTOPIA THEATER SCHEDULE

Sunday, September 30, 2018
12:30pm – 12:48pm      15 Must-Have Productivity Apps
You hear about new apps and tech solutions every day. Life is too short and data is too precious. So which ones do you download? Which ones work and don't, and more importantly, how would they work for your needs? All of these questions answered in this session. Come learn of great apps that can rock your world! We'll chare the apps, and show you exactly how to use them.  Presented by Dahlia+ Team
1:00pm - 1:18pm      Drones & Energy: Using Drones for Industrial Inspection
Drones - Come join B&C Aerial Solutions, along with strategic partners, as we disucss the current and future ways drones are changing the way we view our assets, and manage our inspections. Thermal, ROW inspections, and more all from the air. Learn how your teams can work with companies like B&C, and start creating safer sites and saving time all at once. Presented by B&C Aerial Solutions
1:30pm - 1:48pm     How Emerging Mixed Reality Technologies are Influencing the Construction Industry
Microsoft Hololens - This presentation will explore emerging mixed reality technologies that are influencing the direction of the construction industry. We will discuss mixed reality, virtual reality, and augmented reality solutions from Trimble that enable building ow and design teams to explore 3D models of their projects. The interaction of both physical and digital worlds is changing the way project teams collaborate during the design, construction, and operations phase of a building to ensure buildings are constructed exactly how they are designed in the virtual world. Presented by Trimble Mixed Reality 
2:00pm - 2:18pm       NexGen Construction Technology for Electrical Contractors

BIM and VDC today, is extremely integral to every Electrical Contractor’s operations. But what’s next? This presentation not only highlights some of current Construction Technology applications for Electrical Contractors, but also sheds light on some of the futuristic applications that could soon become mainstream and essential to our projects. Presented by Sanveo Inc.

2:30pm - 2:48pm      Top 7 Tips to Creating Eye-Popping Content & Images
Visual marketing has become a key component on all marketing and social media platforms. Utilizing good visuals will make your marketing more powerful and more memorable. Join us to get the top tips and tools list to create cool content without being a designer. Self-drive the platforms we talk about and use them. Presented by Dahlia+ Team
3:00pm - 3:18pm   Changing Tools of the Trade
What tools are we equipping our workforce with on our jobsites?  There are some really cool and efficient tools being developed that could impact your workforce and enhance productivity while increasing worker safety.  Come see and hear the possibilities and keep informed and your employees prepared for the future.  Presented by Joey Shorter, PhD. Executive Director ELECTRI and NECA Director of Research 
3:30pm - 3:48pm      Real Time Insights Into Your Entire Operation
This presentation will feature some case studies on how Assignar has been used to manage labor assets, equipment assets, projects and orders in realtime. It will feature contractors who are scheduling the right workers and assets for the right task on the spot. It will also demonstrate the full circle of operations by collecting the necessary and relevant project information to enable insightful business decision. Presented by Assignar
Monday, October 1, 2018
12:30pm - 12:48pm     Diffuse the Electrical Time Bomb
Deliver your Close-Out Documentation and work history as digital interactive as-built and decrease costs and increase customer revenue and loyalty. IOT and smart buildings are the future but how do you make existing buildings smarter. Over 76% of commercial buildings are  20 years or older and are managed on aging, inaccurate paper records.  This is a time bomb for both you and your building customers. Make your work, team and buildings smarter and diffuse that bomb.   Presented by SmartCSM                                
1:00pm - 1:18pm     Web Design & Visual Marketing
Want a professional- looking website with a simple backend to match? Come to this session to get an overview of a few website building platforms that anyone can easily get started on…no previous experience required! Give your business or personal brand a facelift. Presented by Dahlia+ Team
1:30pm - 1:48pm     The Jobsite of the Future is Paperless
The future of paperless jobsites.  We'll be presenting our T&M tracking solution as a case study. Presented by Rhumbix
2:00pm - 2:18pm    Disrupt AEC with Tech Startup Rock Star
Over $1 billion of venture capital streamed into the Architecture, Engineering, Construction (AEC) tech space in the first half of 2018; surpassing last year’s total amount by 30%.  This is a record high for the AEC industry.  This venture capital money is funding tech startups. It’s helping to improve upon inefficiencies within the industry by creating value add tools. Join us as we review a few leading AEC tech startup tools, disrupt with tech, or get left behind.  Presented by DisruptAEC
2:30pm - 2:48pm     PoE lighting - Simple, Safe Smart
This talk will outline how low voltage, Class 2 combined with Ethernet data access is changing how projects are specified and installed and placed commercial lighting in a strategic position for Smart Buildings.  Presented by H.E. Williams
3:00pm - 3:18pm     Master Your LinkedIn Profile to Build Your Professional Brand
LinkedIn has become your virtual business card. How does your profile rank? We will share with you HOW - TO master LinkedIn and enhance your professional brand and voice. Presented by Dahlia+ Team
3:30pm - 3:48pm     Multi-Sensor Industrial Aerial Inspection Solution
Attendees will learn about Industrial UAV w/RTK (Redundant Systems); High Res Visible Sensors (Infrastucture / Vegetation Encroachment); Infrared Sensor (Temperature Data); UV Solar Blind Corona Sensor (Corona Discharge); Post Processing (Analysis of Data); and GIS Compliant Delieverable (Actionable Reporting). Presented by ICI, Infrared Cameras Inc.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
9:30am - 9:48 am     Gadgets and Apps for your Remote Office
Working remotely is made easier by the numerous platforms that allows for collaboration via the internet and offers great flexibility.  Enhance your remote office environment with some cool gadgets. Even if you aren't working remotely, come and leave with new ideas on how to spice up your work space!  Presented by Dahlia+ Team
10:00am - 10:18am    The Workforce of the Future
What will our worforce look like in the future?  The Electrical Construction Industry is changing rapidly.  New technologies impacting the construction site as well as the front office, require new techniques and training for a rapidly changing workforce.  Come see and hear the possibilities and keep your company informed and prepared for the future. 
Presented by
Joey Shorter, PhD. Executive Director ELECTRI and NECA Director of Research
10:30am - 10:48am     Top 7 Tips to Creating Eye-Popping Content & Images
Visual marketing has become a key component on all marketing and social media platforms. Utilizing good visuals will make your marketing more powerful and more memorable. Join us to get the top tips and tools list to create cool content without being a designer. Self-drive the platforms we talk about and use them. Presented by Dahlia+ Team
11:00am - 11:18am     Drones & Energy: Using Drones for Industrial Inspection
Drones - Come join B&C Aerial Solutions, along with strategic partners, as we disucss the current and future ways drones are changing the way we view our assets, and manage our inspections. Thermal, ROW inspections, and more all from the air.  Learn how your teams can work with companies like B&C, and start creating safer sites and saving time all at once. Presented by B&C Aerial Solutions

DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES INCLUDE

B&C Aerial Solutions 
https://www.indybcaerials.com/
Cutting edge technology paving the way to a better future in construction, real estate, inspections, energy, and more! Find out why customers nationwide love B&C Aerial Solutions. At B&C, safety is one of our CORE VALUES. Because of this, each of our unmanned systems are flown by FAA Certified Part 107 Drone Pilots, or higher in ratings. You can trust B&C to give you quality aerial images and video at an affordable price, in the safest manner, guaranteed!

Trimble
http://mixedreality.trimble.com/

The Official Hard Hat Solution for Microsoft HoloLens.

Sanveo
http://sanveo.com/

BIM Experts for Owners, Architects, Engineers & Contractors

  • 3D Modeling for All Trades
  • Scheduling & Cost Tracking
  • Coordination & Clash Detection
  • Fabrication & Shop Drawings
  • PE & PM Services
  • Field Layout Solutions

ICI Infrared Cameras, Inc.
https://infraredcameras.com/
Infrared Cameras Inc. is proud to present our development of thermal cameras as well as multi-spectral infrared cameras and complete package systems for a broad spectrum of industries. Whether it is for construction, medical thermography, precision agriculture (thermal cameras for drones), industrial thermography, electrical thermography, or process control our goal is to competitively supply the needs of our customers with top of the line infrared cameras.

Rhumbix
https://www.rhumbix.com

Rhumbix is a mobile platform designed to increase construction productivity and safety. We are the first company to use crew telematics to capture field data in real-time from worker's smartphones. The result is safer job sites, a reduced administrative burden, and more time at the work face.

SmartCSM
https://smartcsm.com/

Electrical Infrastructure Simplified.
Save time, money and reduce risk by bringing your electrical infrastructure online and at your fingertips, available anywhere, anytime, on any device.

DisruptAEC
https://www.disruptaec.com

A subject matter expert and pioneer in hologram technology as a building technique, Cody Nowak has been bridging the gap between technology, BIM, and AEC through integrating Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and Mixed Reality. He is working on progressing the AEC industry towards the integration of real-time 3D gaming engines to be used for powering real-time collaboration and ultimately the use of BIM in the field via emerging hardware technologies.

Assignar
https://www.assignar.com/

Construction operations managed simply.
A unified software platform to support construction operations from the office to the field in real-time.

H. E. Williams / igor PoE smart lighting
https://www.hew.com/poe

Over 55 PoE-ready LED luminaires provide turn-key networked lighting and sophisticated controls.
Intuitive user interface allows for quick and simple setup.
Optimize your lighting to meet code compliance and, with built-in analytics, maximize energy savings.
Integrates LED lighting and smart building system applications utilizing the open API to connect your lighting like never before.

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2019 SHOW DATES
Sunday, Sept. 15 - Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019

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2018 LOCATION
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia PA 19107

Move-in / Move-out & Shipping Info

Future Dates
2019: Las Vegas Sept. 14-17
2020: Chicago Oct. 3-6
2021: Nashville Oct. 9-12
2022: Austin Oct. 15 - 18
2023: Philadelphia Sept. 29 - Oct. 2
2024: San Diego Sept.28 - Oct. 1