This year’s technical program at the ASHRAE Annual Meeting in beautiful St. Louis consists of sessions designed to inform industry professionals of advances in technology and practices. Mitch Swann, of MDC Systems, is involved in several of these enriching sessions.
How to Predict the Long-Term Success of Your Green Design: The Five Characteristics that Determine Technology Adoption
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Facilitator: Have you ever wondered why a new technology is readily accepted by some but resisted by others? In this workshop, discover the five characteristics of any technology or strategy that will determine its chances of being adopted successfully on projects. Based on technology adoption research from Everett Roger’s “Diffusion of Innovations,” learn to be more strategic when selecting design options for projects. The goal of this simple technique is to choose the best options for clients – ones that will be embraced and maintained for the life of the building.
The Busted BIM Building Blues