The Top ConTechTrio Podcast Episodes of 2016

December 19th, 2016|Podcast|

The @ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) has conducted several amazing interviews this year with Technology Industry Leaders!  The podcast show is hosted by James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  and is cohosted by Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) and by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) to share the latest construction technology news. Recently, a listen asked me which of the episodes were the most

Announcing the JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow in Atlanta!

November 7th, 2016|Events, Technology|

I am excited to announce the first ever JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow will make its debut on December 6th, 2016 in Atlanta Georgia! Join the ConTechTrio (James Benham, Josh Bone and myself) at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center to hear great presentations about construction technology that can improve your business workflows.  Our ConTech Roadshow will be

Apps for Construction: The FooJee Show Edition

October 24th, 2016|Apps|

Last week I was honored to join Lucas Acosta on the FooJee Show to discuss evolution of Apps for Construction. The FooJee show is dedicate to educating Apple device users about new product updates, uses cases for mobile devices and apps, and how to better use Apple products in the work environment. Mr. Acosta asked

Apps for Construction: Safety (2016)

September 6th, 2016|Apps, Safety|

Last year I started a series of posts about new safety apps for construction projects. Many Safety professionals have mentioned to me that is is difficult to keep up with the constant release of new apps available. It seems like every week there a new platform is released to help improve safety workflows for construction projects.

2016 AGC IT Forum Conference Day One (RECAP)

August 9th, 2016|Conference, Technology|

Last week I had the privilege of attending and presenting at the 2016 AGC IT Forum Conference in Chicago. This was the eighth annual addition of the industry leading technology event. The conference consists of a day and a half of amazing presentations and demonstrations of new and cutting edge technology for the construction industry.

Builtworlds CEO Tech Forum 2016 RECAP

April 26th, 2016|Apps, Events, Technology|

Last week the Builtworlds team hosted their first ever CEO Tech Forum at the Chicago Athletic Association. The event featured the best and brightest in Construction Technologist, Software Developers, and AEC Professionals. The event was kicked off by Stacy Scopano from Autodesk. Mr. Scopano delivered a keynote presentation focusing on the theme of disruption in

The ConTechTrio Podcast 1.9 (Safety) RECAP

March 30th, 2016|Podcast|

The JBKnowledge #ConTechTrio Podcast Episode 1.9 aired live this past Friday on March 25th, 2016. Host James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  was joined by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) and Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) to share the latest construction technology news and discussed Apps for Safety Management. The show details are: Show Topic: Apps for Safety Special Guests: Peter Grant with

Top Five Uses for Tablets on Construction Projects

February 22nd, 2016|Apps, Workflow|

In today's fast paced world construction professionals have to deal with a tremendous about of information on projects. Everyday Project Manages and Superintendents must make many decisions that may have multiple ramifications in the future. In the current construction market, project Owners are asking for schedules to be accelerated and projects to be delivered early.

ConAppGuru Top Posts August (Part 2)

August 31st, 2015|Apps, Technology, Workflow|

Last week I posted the stats from my Top Blog Post starting with the top 5. I am happy to report that last week the ConAppGuru site surpassed 30,000 views for this year! The new site was launched on January 29th at the AGC Georgia Tech Forum held at Atlanta Tech Village. I want to

The Construction Tech Roadshow Report (AGC California)

July 13th, 2015|Apps, Technology, Workflow|

Last week I was invited to participate in the latest Construction Tech Roadshow hosted by the AGC California. This Tech Roadshow was held at the ARC Document Solution Technology Center in Fremont California. Presentation were shown using two 84 inch PlanWell SmartScreen displays provided by ARC. The event attracted over 60 local construction professionals in