Technology (10)

Technological advances in design software and expanding data sources have opened exciting new avenues to design exploration. Technology is thoroughly entrenched as an essential tool for designers and is both a technical and cultural force impacting our profession. Landscape architects are using technology to aide communication among interdisciplinary design teams, provide opportunities for greater participatory design, and make cities smarter and safer. Learn about the current state of software use in the profession and innovative integration of new technologies into the design process, construction implementation, and site programming.

Within this topic area:

  • 2D and 3D rendering
  • 3D modeling
  • Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR)
  • Building information modeling (BIM)
  • Computer-aided design (CAD)
  • Construction administration / project management digital tools
  • Digital fabrication in landscape architecture
  • Drone / unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) applications
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Parametric and other algorithmic design methods
  • ‘Smart’ systems in the landscape / smart cities
  • Technology hacks
  • Visualization and animation of landscapes

Technology Products

OLIN LABS: Research and Design Technology in Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

OLIN LABS: Research and Design Technology in Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Oct 29, 2019
Standard: $50.00
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Designing (Digital) Landscapes: Using Social Media to Raise Awareness - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Designing (Digital) Landscapes: Using Social Media to Raise Awareness - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Feb 27, 2019
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
BIM for the Small Landscape Architecture Office - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

BIM for the Small Landscape Architecture Office - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Jan 22, 2019
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
Drones 2.0: Exploring Nascent Design Applications for Unmanned Aerial Systems - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Drones 2.0: Exploring Nascent Design Applications for Unmanned Aerial Systems - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Jan 22, 2019
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
AI: Augmented Intelligence - Landscape Architects’ Design Sense Capitalizes on Big Data - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

AI: Augmented Intelligence - Landscape Architects’ Design Sense Capitalizes on Big Data - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Jan 18, 2019
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
Driverless Landscapes: Designing for People in Autonomous Futures - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Driverless Landscapes: Designing for People in Autonomous Futures - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Jan 18, 2019
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
Utilizing BIM to Improve Design and Workflow Efficiency - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Utilizing BIM to Improve Design and Workflow Efficiency - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Jan 31, 2018
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
Demystifying Technology: How Landscape Architects and Clients Are Making Smarter Parks - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Demystifying Technology: How Landscape Architects and Clients Are Making Smarter Parks - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Oct 23, 2017
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
SPOTLIGHT mini-series: Capturing Perceptions: Instagram, Twitter, and Professional Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

SPOTLIGHT mini-series: Capturing Perceptions: Instagram, Twitter, and Professional Practice - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Aug 18, 2016
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
The Technology Cycle - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

The Technology Cycle - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Feb 17, 2016
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00