29th meeting ENCORD Virtual Construction Platform April 2014

The ENCORD Virtual Construction Platform met for their 29th meeting on 13-14 April 2015 in Paris, France. The workshop was organized by Vinci.

The topic for the meeting was “Real time construction project control”:

• Best practices and input from the ENCORD Companies.
• Guest speakers for solution providers: ERP, Planning, Estimation, Logistic domains.
• Link to innovative startups (location houses many innovative companies).
• Supply Chain Management speaker.
• Visit to one of the biggest building sites in Paris.

Some topics were discussed:

– What benefits do we seek?
– What is really working , what is not?
– Do we mean the same things, is the complexity understood?
– Can model data actually evolve?
– How involved is the supply chain?
– What are lessons learned to things work?
– What are solution directions various software vendors seek?

Thank you
ENCORD VCP would like to thank the host Vinci for making this excellent meeting possible.

Next meeting:
October 2015, hosted by NCC in Sweden.