For professionals working to optimize buildings, keeping up with the immense variety of relevant technological advances can be challenging.

BETA is your platform to discover what technologies are available at every stage of the built environment, what upcoming trends will transform the way we work, and how to leverage these tools to enable business decisions and maximize return on investment.

Key trends revolutionizing today’s buildings:

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Smart buildings, campuses and cities
  • Building automation
  • Blockchain
  • Cyber security
  • Data center management tools
  • Cloud computing
  • Integrated workplace management solutions (IWMS)
  • 3-, 4- and 5-dimensional printing
  • Artificial intelligence/augmented reality
  • Drones

These technologies are only the beginning. To discover how they’re already impacting the built environment and what future possibilities they offer, connect with our virtual discussion community — learn more on the Discuss page of our site.