Future-Proofing Construction:

Northern California Community of Practice


Did you know that OpenAI's ChatGPT, a groundbreaking AI tool, became one of the fastest-growing applications in history, reaching over a million users within just five days of its release? This remarkable feat showcases the immense potential and growing interest in AI technologies. Join us to uncover innovative AI applications now available and what you can leverage to future-Proof your design and construction work. 

Lean Construction practitioners of all experience levels from across design and construction will benefit from a guided exploration of the multifaceted role of AI in the construction industry including areas such as estimating, contract management, procurement, design management, BIM/VDC, equipment management, collaborative scheduling, and more. This engaging session from 5:30 to 8:00 PM begins with a 30-minute networking opportunity, followed by a comprehensive presentation during drinks and appetizers. 

Gain insights on the integration of AI with Lean Construction principles, focusing on enhancing efficiency, reducing waste, and optimizing project outcomes. Learn about the acceptable use of generative AI tools, the impact of AI on the A/E/C industry, and how AI-driven personalization, content creation, and automation are revolutionizing project management and technology usage in construction. This event is an invaluable opportunity to stay ahead in the ever-evolving construction landscape.


Felipe Engineer-Manriquez, The Boldt Company
Felipe is a best-selling author and keynote speaker, is the Project Delivery Services Director at The Boldt Company and host of The EBFC Show podcast. Renowned for driving change in construction with Lean and Agile practices, he simplifies work processes significantly. As a Registered Scrum Trainer™ and Lean Construction Institute Chairman’s Award recipient, Felipe leads through coaching, social media, and his book, 'Construction Scrum.'