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Story of £240M at Foster + Partners: Structures, Innovation, Enquiry & Discovery | Sheriff Tarabishy

Sherif Tarabishy computational design foster + partners


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What does technology mean for the UK’s #1 architecture firm?

Join Sheriff Tarabishy – Associate Partner of Foster + Partners as he reveals the innovation, sustainability and design driving the groundbreaking work at Foster + Partners. He takes us behind the scenes to reveal how they’re using advanced technology to push boundaries in architecture.

Hear how the guys at Foster + Partners are developing their own cloud-based tools like Hermes for seamless work collaboration – and how they’re using machine learning to optimise design.

Sheriff shares his thoughts on our journey with AI and his take on the imminent changes that technology will bring to construction.

Key Takeaways:

  • How Foster + Partners uses custom tools and new technologies to drive innovation at work
  • The game-changing potential of machine learning and generative AI for architectural design
  • Overcoming challenges through cloud-based collaboration platforms
  • Knowledge management strategies to capture and publish institutional expertise
  • The future mindset of architects

And a lot more.

Tune in and take a peek into the future of design.


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(00:00:00-00:03:30) Intro

(00:03:30-00:09:25) About Sherif’s Journey

(00:09:25-00:18:10) How Does Sherif’s Day Looks Like

(00:18:10-00:29:40) Discussion on Exciting Tech Like Machine Learning and Generative AI

(00:29:40-00:37:47) Process That Sherif’s Team Follow

(00:37:47-00:47:14) Future Role of Architect

(00:47:14-00:47:49) Outro


Be The First To Hear About The Technologies Constructing Tomorrow.

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