Aarni Heiskanen

Aarni Heiskanen, a Finnish construction innovation agent, is hailed as a Top 100 influencer in construction tech. Aarni has been a pioneer in CAD, he has co-founded a business software company, and worked as a certified management consultant. He runs AE Partners, a construction technology innovation agency. Aarni holds a master's degree in architecture. Connect with Aarni on LinkedIn

Gray Work – When Technology Doesn’t Work for You

Gray Work – When Technology Doesn’t Work for You Eric Olson - Aarni Heiskanen

Eric Olson, CMO at Quickbase, is Aarni Heiskanen’s guest in this episode of the AEC Business podcast discussing “Gray Work.” It is the work done in ad-hoc solutions to make do and get by when your technology doesn’t work for you. It is in systems that aren’t connected, built on the fly, and not conducive […]

Fast Track Construction: How Sitefactory is Changing the Game

Fast Track Construction: How Sitefactory is Changing the Game Sitefactory

In this episode of the AEC Business Podcast, Hanna Backman, the Chief Commercial Officer at Flow Modules, discussed the innovative Sitefactory concept with Aarni Heiskanen. By offering a comprehensive solution for residential construction projects, Flow Modules is paving the way for a more streamlined and effective home-building approach. Prefabrication Flow Modules is a Finnish industrialized […]

Buildots’ Latest AI Feature to Combat Construction Delays

Buildots’ Latest AI Feature to Combat Construction Delays buildots delay forecast

Buildots, an AI construction technology company, has introduced its new Delay Forecast feature. This tool leverages AI to predict potential delay risks and alerts construction teams about pace issues, enabling them to address these problems proactively before they escalate. The feature provides detailed, activity-level insights into the root causes of delays, helping project managers continuously […]

Transforming Construction Management with Wendy AI

Transforming Construction Management with Wendy AI Aiforsite Wendy AI podcast

In this episode of the AEC Business Podcast, Aarni Heiskanen is joined by a team from Aiforsite: Founder and CEO Kari Hirvjärvi, COO Pyry Virrantaus, and CTO Sami Kalliokoski. They discuss Wendy AI, a newly launched cutting-edge AI assistant for construction professionals. Established in 2016, Aiforsite aims to develop IoT solutions that improve industry productivity. […]

Nemetschek Group Launches AI Innovation Hub

Nemetschek Group Launches AI Innovation Hub nemetschek ai innovation hub

The Nemetschek Group is stepping up its game with the launch of an AI Innovation Hub. This initiative is set to centralize and boost the Group’s AI efforts, marking a significant advancement in adopting Artificial Intelligence within the architecture, engineering, construction, and operations sectors. What is the AI Innovation Hub? The newly established Innovation Hub […]