MOTIVATE@NAIT - Building Smart For the Future
Sponsored by Cisco Systems Canada, NAIT holds an annual speaker series and architectural design competition to explore the latest ideas, trends, concepts and designs in smart building. Join us to learn more at the virtual event MOTIVATE@NAIT - Building Smart for the Future.
Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Watch the 2022 Event Recording
12 to 1 p.m. via Cisco WebEx
William MacGowan, P.Eng., CEM
Director, Digital Buildings, Cisco Canada
Cisco Smart Buildings + Hybrid Work Overview
Chief Digital Officer and Chief Executive Officer, Lemay Connex
Digitization of Real Estate
Watch the 2022 Cisco Speaker Series Virtual Event Recording
Architectural design competition
Cross-functional student teams from Architectural Technology, Alternative Energy Technology, Interior Design Technology, Landscape Architectural Technology and information technology programs, collaborate to develop smart building designs, ideas and concepts. Student teams compete for several individual and team awards thanks to the generosity of Cisco Systems Canada. The first-place team for overall best design will share their award-winning concept at the MOTIVATE@NAIT – Building Smart for the Future event.
Team 1: Affinity Collective
A merging of technology, sustainability, and natural materials, comes together to create a welcoming, inclusive haven, aided through the use of a people-centric web app.
Team 2: Techtonic Works
This dynamic design features a modern aesthetic, coupled with intelligent and innovative tech and energy solutions to reflect the changing needs of buildings today.
Affinity Collective's Video Presentation: CoNexus Centre
Techtonic Works' Video Presentation: Community Hub