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Technology, Innovation are Focus of NECA Now 2017 Opening Speaker

Mar 28, 2017

The NECA Now 2017 Executive Leadership Conference opened Monday, March 27, with a rapid-fire presentation from Plenary Speaker, James Benham, CEO of JBKnowledge, Inc. 

Benham told more than 1,000 attendees that construction is a “low margin business of our own creation.”

In a wide-ranging talk, Benham covered currently available technologies that can save time and money on the job. From using RF tracking of employees to optimize placement of tools and materials, to inspecting electrical and mechanical installations using drones, to “walking” an installation using virtual reality to resolve clash, the technology exists that can do the heavy lifting on the job.

Watch video highlights below:

NECA Now 2017 continues at the J.W. Marriott Hill Country in San Antonio until Thursday, March 30.

Learn more at NECA-NOW.com