1999 Tekes joined as a partner to CIFE (Center for Integrated Facility Engineering) in Stanford University. This partnership enables that Finnish companies, research institutes and universities can co-operate with CIFE. CIFE is working in close co-operation with facility and construction business as well as with information and communication technology companies.
Seminar presented the activities and projects of CIFE.
CIFE URL: http://www.stanford.edu/group/CIFE
|9:30-9:45||Opening||Technology Director Ari Ahonen, Tekes|
|9:45-10:00||Introduction to CIFE goals, mission, projects, and technology transfer||Professor Martin Fischer|
|10:00-10:45||eBusiness in Construction||Professor Hans Björnsson|
|10:45-11:30||Internet Collaboration Tools||Professor Renate Fruchter|
|13:00-13:45||4D CAD - 3D Models Incorporated with Time Schedule||Professor Martin Fischer|
|13:45-14:30||Research Questions, Methods and Testing||Professor John Kunz|
|14:30-15:30||Coffee and Project Demonstrations|