New Virtual AEC Trade Show Coming; IRgA Sponsoring

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Most of us remember those great A/E/C Systems shows

George Borkovich is currently Principal and founding partner of AEC Science & Technology, LLC, developing sustainable, high performance & technology solutions for the built environment. Under the umbrella of Ecobuild America, he produced events in Washington, Orlando, Anaheim and Manila, Philippines and has worked on the development of Ecobuilds in Brazil, the European Union, Hong Kong, Mexico, Singapore and the UAE. In addition he serves as an adviser to Aglobe, Inc., a Tokyo based internet company helping AEC firms do business in China and Japan. Formerly he was the creator and co-founder of A/E/C SYSTEMS International, Inc., which produced the largest CAD, GIS, and EDM productivity events for design professionals in the world. Encompassing over a dozen major concurrent shows-within-a-show directed to all segments of the design/construction community, A/E/C SYSTEMS main event had grown to annually attract 25,000 attendees and exhibitors in more than 1,400 booths. A second fall event attracted 6,000 attendees to a 400 booth show. Additionally there were seven licensed events running internationally. He also co-published Computer Solutions magazine, subscribed to by some 30,000 design professionals. In 1997, the shows, licenses, and magazine were sold to Penton Media. Prior to starting his company, he served on the faculty at The Pennsylvania State University and later was employed by Coxe Associates, Inc., a leading management and marketing consulting firm to architects and engineers. He has lectured at the request of various professional societies, including the American Institute of Architects, the American Consulting Engineers Council, the Construction Specifications Institute, the Architectural Institute of Japan, and the National Academy of Science. He has written extensively or been quoted on tech matters in the top AEC and trade show publications. Holding Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Education, he majored in architecture at Penn State University and Drexel.

joel salus more than 5 years ago