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3D Printing as Disruptive Innovation in Emerging Practice

3D printing or Additive Manufacturing is a disruptive innovation that could potentially create new markets and value networks for both emerging and established practices. As the technology becomes part of mainstream architectural services and project delivery, what kind of changes would this...

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IBM Dulles Station West

To meet the demands of an increasingly virtual 21st century workforce, IBM sought to establish new offices in Herndon, Virginia, which would be designed to allow and support flexibility in employee work patterns and schedules. The design team implemented IBM’s new e-workplace guidelines, an...

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Crafting the Future Japan: Transcripts

Transcripts from seminars as part of COD/NWPR AIA Japan Conference #Pirotta #Tohoku #Tsunami #Reconstruction #Kobayashi #CraftingtheFutureJapan

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Video: Taisei Corporation Technology Center

Taisei Corporation, a top design build firm in Japan, showed a video of the activities of their R&D center #TaiseiCorporation #CraftingtheFutureJapan #Innovation #technology #ResearchandDevelopment #DesignBuild

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Video: Shirakawa-go gassho style thatched roof

Short video of the attic space showing the tied timber connections of the gassho style roofs of Japanese folk houses. In the Wada house were this video was shot, silk worms were raised on the second floor to provide supplementary income. #Gassho #Shirakawago #CraftingtheFutureJapan ...

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Video: Umimirai Library Kanazawa

Short video clips of the first level and mezzanine level of the Umimirai Library in Kanazawa, Ishikawa prefecture Japan from the Crafting the Future Conference. #Kanazawa #japan #CraftingtheFuture #COD

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Video: A walk down Osanbashi pier in Yokohama

A brief video of the award winning design by Foreign Office Architects for the Osanbashi pier in Yokohama #TraditionofInnovation #CommitteeonDesign #Yokohama #CraftingtheFutureJapan

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Video: Kengo Kuma's GC Prostho Entry

Video of the Entry of the GC Prostho Research Center in Kusagai City. Kengo Kuma used approx 6000 hinoki (japanese cypress) sticks based on a concept from a children's toy. #GCProstho #TraditionofInnovation #CraftingtheFutureJapan #CommitteeonDesign #KengoKuma

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