UBC Smart City


CIC Student Competition

For the past 3 decades, the construction industry has made many advances. With the current rate of technological advancement, what could the construction industry look like in 2050? This competition welcomes out-of-the-box ideas that can revolutionize the construction industry through the use of advanced technologies, Construction 4.0 concepts, digitalization, IoT, robotics, and other innovative approaches. The proposed idea can aim to improve any aspect of the construction industry including, but not limited to, productivity, safety, design, construction methods, sustainability, etc. Competitors should present novel ideas or, at a minimum, extensions of existing solutions in a creative way and explain how their solution addresses social, environmental, and/or economic concerns.


UBC Smart City

Transportation | National 1st Place

ASCE Blue Sky Innovation Contest

Energy | Most OUT-OF-THE-BOX

MIT EnergyHack

UBC Smart City

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