Construction World Magazine under the aegis ASAPP Info Global Group and FIRST Construction Council is organising CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY SUMMIT on 22 – 23 JULY 2021 virtually to identify proven, innovative and globally established construction technologies.
CW provides you with an opportunity to join an exclusive community of like-minded professionals, discovering how technology is being used to improve the design, delivery, and operation of construction projects in India.
MD & CEO, BIMAGE Consulting
Ajith has more than 20 years of experience in Strategic Consulting and Management in the field of Design Engineering, Infocom Technology, Building Information Modeling (BIM), Geo Spatial and Satellite Imaging Technology and a champion of interoperability among different technologies. Prior to that he served as the CEO of DES Group of companies and senior management roles in Autodesk Inc. , E-Government Consultant Info Comm Development Authority (iDA), Ministry of Planning and Intergraph Middle East.
AVP & Head Asset Management (Urban Infra), TATA Projects
A graduate in Mechanical Engineering from NIT, Silchar and Master’s in Financial Management from Mumbai University, Amitabha Bhattacharjee has more than 25 years of experience in the construction industry in India. He is currently Asst Vice president and Head of Asset Management (Urban Infra) at TATA Projects, Heading the construction plant machinery as well as formwork division. His specialities include construction methodology, Construction equipment & Formwork planning, Execution strategy, Construction safety, cost estimation and innovation in construction equipment management.
Prior to joining Tata Projects, Amitabha discharged various roles in EPC majors such as Gammon India, ACC Concrete, Simplex Infrastructures and Patel Engineering. Started his career with Gammon India, Amitabha contributed towards various construction projects ranging from Dam, Tunnel, Bridges, Metro (Elevated as well as Underground), marine structures, residential to commercial buildings. During his tenure as Fleet and Resource Head, he was involved in equipment planning, monitoring, safe execution and efficient utilisation of construction equipment and formwork for many projects across India.
Regional Director, Bentley Systems
Kasturi Srinivas is a Civil Engineering graduate with a master’s degree in urban and regional planning. He has over 20 years of varied experience in software Sales, production and managing delivery of software solutions for Road, Rail and Water infrastructure design and operation & maintenance. He has lead teams in conceptualizing, designing, implementing, and supporting various systems from sales to commissioning of the systems in various capacities in Sales, technical sales, development, professional services, project management and building great teams. He’s currently leading industry business development for road and rail market in India. His previous assignment included development and implementation of road asset management system for highway agencies
Director – Business Development, Bentley Systems
Kalyan Vaidyanathan is the Director of Business Development at ConstructHelix, the construction solutions division of Bentley Systems India Pvt. Ltd. He has nearly 25 years of combined experience in managing construction projects and enterprise software development, has won many awards and also has published widely. He won the 2015 Technologist Innovator award from the Construction Industry Development Council, Government of India. Earlier, he was named Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 by CII, Chennai. He has published widely on modern construction technology and lean construction both in national and international conferences. Recently, he co-authored a chapter on “Cloud-based Collaboration and Project Management” in the Construction 4.0 book. One of his papers “Overview of IT Applications in the Construction Supply Chain” has been published as a chapter in the book titled Construction Supply Chain Management Handbook.
Prior to Bentley, he was the co-founder and CEO of Nadhi Information Technologies Pvt. Ltd., an IIT Madras Research Park incubated company that was recently acquired by Bentley. Prior to co-founding Nadhi, Vaidyanathan was Product Line Manager at i2 Technologies, a Dallas based supply chain solutions company. Before that he worked as a Senior Engineer at Simpson Gumpertz and Heger Inc. a structural engineering consulting firm from Boston, MA. He holds an M.S. in Structural Engineering from Cornell University and is a Governor’s Gold Medallist with a B. Tech in Civil Engineering from IIT Madras
If you are a technology provider, researcher, start-up, developer, academia, public sector agency or other domain expert of this burgeoning ecosystem exploring the growing number of available digital technologies.
Data-driven design can increase productivity and drive efficiency in project management processes. What becomes clear is that the real value relies on the data about all relevant building information which are integrated into the BIM model A quick look through on how data-driven approach adds to the efficiency of design