Confirmed keynotes

 

"Artificial Intelligence as Booster and Enabler of Gigaproject – Building the Finest Bay Area”. 

Peter Vesterbacka
FinEst Bay Area

Peter Vesterbacka is a global entrepreneur from the Heart of Eurasia, Helsinki, Finland. Branded communities co-created and initiated by Peter include the HP Bazaar, Mobile Monday, Slush and Startup Sauna to name a few. He was the Mighty Eagle at Angry Birds for many years taking that brand to unprecedented heights. Peter is also currently adjunct professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Tongji University, one of the leading universities in China. In 2011 Time Magazine named Peter one of the 100 most influential people on the planet.

 

“The New Super Powers Emerging in the Architectural and Engineering in Construction (AEC) Industry”.

Ricardo Farinha
Director of Technology, Sweco

Ricardo Farinha is the director of technology for Sweco Finland. Ricardo has worked in the Architectural and Engineering in Construction (AEC) field for over a decade, where he has been involved in the digitalization efforts for some of the biggest Engineering companies in Europe and the industry worldwide.

 

"Transforming the construction industry with machine learning, generative design and robotics"

Kim Nyberg
Trimble Buildings

Kim Nyberg leads the Technology unit within Trimble Buildings. The unit develops shared technology and components for Trimble’s product development. Kim has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the Helsinki University of Technology (nowadays Aalto University), and he is currently pursuing a PhD about usability in Mixed Reality at Aalto University. He has been working with Tekla Corporation, acquired by Trimble in 2011, since 1991.

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