Breakout Session 2
1 Hour DBIA Credit
In this session, experienced architects discuss the impact of design-build project delivery on their business model and professional services. They share their most critical list of what works and what doesn't, as well as strategies for adapting to design-build and creating better value for construction partners. The architects emphasize the powerful synergy between creative professionals like architects and engineers and trade contractors, and materials suppliers, which can bring conceptual designs to life.
Identify the most important aspects of design-build project delivery that impact the architect's business model and professional services.
Evaluate successful strategies for architects to adapt to design-build and create better value for construction partners.
Analyze the multiplier effect of combining creative types, such as architects and engineers, with trade contractors and materials suppliers.
Synthesize how to effectively connect conceptual design with the tools and techniques of construction.