World Maker Faire New York 2013

Build LAB: Making at the Scale of Buildings

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Sunday2:30 PM3:00 PMNo Video Available

Founded in 2013 in the Myers-Lawson School of Building Construction, Build LAB is focused on applying digital production and manufacturing techniques at the small and medium scale to the big problems of construction. Product development, industrial design, information technology, and DIY have all found innovations using these tools and techniques, buildings are next. This presentation covers the LAB from founding and benchmarking through establishment and equipping with a focus on the process of creating an intentional community of innovation.


David Goldsmith — Visiting Assistant Professor

Virginia Tech

Dr. Goldsmith is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Building Construction at Virginia Tech and founder of Build LAB.


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