Hello readers!

Welcome to the June 2019 edition of the CAD Evangelist. The focus of the month is the possibility and potential of biology-based solutions to architect the immediate future. For instance, what happens when a hummingbird teaches humans to save water? June also happens to be the birth month of one of architecture's famous mavericks – Norman Foster. Read the complete tribute.

What's new?

Industry reports indicate renewed optimism within the construction community. However, key challenges such as the unavailability of skilled labour remain a borderline threat. Find an analysis here. Meanwhile, solutions from emerging tech show the AEC industry a new out. Is 3D restoration a way to transfer collective consciousness from one generation to the next?

What's the future? Let's find out.

The CAD Evangelist is a collective of architectural researchers, writers and business leaders from the AEC industry. The editorial team is a group of architects and thinkers committed to identify, disseminate and promote disruptive thought to safeguard the architectural climate against the winds of change.