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6 Articles to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 7/6/16 10:50 AM
If you have a free moment to lounge around in the sun this summer (or conversely, if you’re on the other side of the world and are about to bundle up for a wintry night in), then we have a few articles to add to your reading list. From in-depth discussions and compelling reviews to awards and video interviews, we’ve collected some of the latest and greatest articles covering all things Vectorworks software to help you stay in the know. Read More

Topics: 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, AIA 'Best of Show' award, Architecture, Architosh, BIM, CAD User, Design Summit, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Entertainment, InfoComm, John Helm, Land8, Landscape, Planet Vectorworks, rave Publications

The Business Benefits of Getting Social: Vectorworks Design Summit Edition

Posted by Hannah Force on 6/30/16 10:16 AM
We love talking to our users — whether it’s over social media, on the community board, during a firm visit, or even during a 1-on-1 software demo. It helps us to discover what drives our users’ passion for design, how we can better help them succeed, and what they love most about our software. That’s why we decided to reward three lucky designers with a complimentary trip to attend the 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit in Chicago for simply engaging with us on social media. Read More

Topics: 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, Alberta, Amanda Warren, and Other Cool Stuff, Architekturbüro Ebersberger, Art Institute of Chicago, Assistant Manager Maxim Hahm, Canada, CEO Bonggill “Alvin” Chu, Customer Appreciation Party, Energos, Energy Efficiency, Erfurt University of Applied Sciences, Free Vectorworks Design Summit Trip, Giveaway, Jonas Witte, Live-Lab Lighting and Visual Expression Laboratory, Mitchell Elliott, Nacogdoches, Ogunquit Playhouse in Maine, Passive House standards, Planet Vectorworks, Product Marketing Manager – Entertainment Frank Br, Rendering for Success, Rendering Tips, Stephen F. Austin State University, Texas, Tricks, Vectorworks Design Summit, #VectorworksFeatureMe

Outside Your Comfort Zone: Eva Franch i Gilabert at the Vectorworks Design Summit

Posted by Guest Author on 6/6/16 11:46 AM
By John Hill, Editor-in-Chief of World-Architects eMagazine Read More

Topics: 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale, 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, Architectural Conflicts, Architecture, Barbara Kruger, Beekman Palace, Bernard Tschumi, Beyond Borders, Eero Saarinen’s TWA Terminal at JFK, Erica Stoller, Eva Franch i Gilabert, Ezra Stoller, Four Seasons, François Roche, Hrvoje Njiric, inewood Indomina Studios, Jimenez Lai, John Hill, Joseph Grima, McKim, Mead & White, "Memory Trace" by Fazal Sheikh, Mies, Municipal Art Society, National Endowment for the Arts, New York City, OfficeUS, partnership, Pirates of the Caribbean, Postopolis, Rafael Viñoly, Rubén Hernández Fontana, Sachi Hoshikawa, Santo Domingo, Sarah Herda, Shohei Shigematsu, Steven Holl, Storefront for Art and Architecture, Storefront International Series, Storefront IS DR, Storefront’s Spring Benefit, Teddy Cruz, the Museo Experimental El Eco, Vectorworks Design Summit, Vito Acconci, Woolworth Building, World-Architects eMagazine, Zagreb Society of Architects

Announcing Fundació Mies van der Rohe’s Inaugural Young Talent Architecture Award

Posted by Hannah Force on 4/19/16 9:14 AM
We’ve recognized over 30 of the world’s most outstanding design students over the past two years with Vectorworks Design Scholarships. So to supplement this ongoing program and further our commitment to tomorrow’s visionaries, we’re sponsoring the 2016 Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA). This inaugural prize supports graduating architects, urban planners, and landscape architects in Europe, helping them to transform the world and create remarkable experiences with their designs. Read More

Topics: 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, Architects, Architecture, Armour Institute of Technology, chief marketing officer, Community, Creative Europe, European higher education institutions, European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture, Fundació Mies van der Rohe, Illionois Institute of Technology, landscape architects, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Renderworks, S.R Crown Hall, sponsorship, Stewart Rom, The Barcelona Pavilion, The Vectorworks Design Scholarship, urban planners, Vectorworks Design Scholarship, Vectorworks Design Summit, Vectorworks Designer, world-architects, Young Talent Architecture Award 2016, YTAA

Happy World Landscape Architecture Month

Posted by Hannah Force on 4/9/16 10:00 AM
April is a big month for designers, and we’re not saying that just because the 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit is right around the corner. Another reason we’re welcoming April with open arms is because it’s World Landscape Architecture Month (WLAM). Established by the American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA), WLAM is dedicated to showcasing how spaces designed by landscape architects around the world affect our daily lives. Read More

Topics: 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, American Society of Landscape Architects, ASLA, D.C., Green Space, Landmark, Landscape, Landscape Architecture, National Cherry Blossom Festival, Washington, WLAM2016, World Landscape Architecture Month 2016

2016 Vectorworks Design Summit Spoiler Alert: Keynote, Architecture Tours, and Parties

Posted by Hannah Force on 4/7/16 5:05 PM
The cat’s out of the bag that we’re gathering 500 of our closest friends from the architecture, landscape, and entertainment industries in Chicago for the 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit. Our April 25-27 annual conference boasts inspirational keynotes, Continuing Education thought-leadership sessions, and a sneak peek into the future of our software line. There is also one-on-one tech support, product training, as well as many networking opportunities. And while there’s been an aura of mystery surrounding one of the most exciting details of the conference, we’re ready to give you the scoop! Read More

Topics: 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, 3Dconnexion, Architecture, Architecture and Design Galleries, Art Institute of Chicago, Asite Solutions, AV Chicago, BlueBeam, Canon U.S.A, Chicago Architecture Foundation, connectCAD Limited, Customer Appreciati, Energos, Escola Técnica Superior d'Arquitectura, ESP Vision, Eva Franch i Gilabert, Expo Happy Hour, Hey Jimmy, HP, Impressionism Exhibit, Inc., Marionette, Marionette Science Fair, Maxon Computer GmbH, Mies van der Rohe, Modelo, Notable User, OfficeUS, partnership, Ping-pong social club, Planet Vectorworks, Princeton University, Project Sharing, Pulp Art Surfaces, Scia, Solibri, SPiN, Storefront for Art and Architecture, the Office of Architectural Affairs (OOAA), The Windy City, U.S. State Department, United States Pavilion, Vectorworks Design Summit, XIV Venice Architecture Biennale

Congrats to Our Three Vectorworks Design Summit Trip Winners

Posted by Hannah Force on 3/23/16 11:17 AM
Free stuff makes people happy, and we love to make people happy, especially when it involves bringing everyone together to celebrate great design. So, we decided to give away a few trips to our 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit. We ran the promotion in early March on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and we’re excited to announce the three lucky designers who won free registration, airfare, and hotel stay to attend our April 25-27 conference in Chicago. Now, we know you may be jealous, but you should still take the time to get to know our winners. Read More

Topics: 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, Alberta, Amanda Warren, Calgary, Community, entertainment design, Erfurt University of Applied Sciences, Freier Architekt Rainer Uwe Schultheiss, Green Hippo V3 Media Certification, Jonas Witte, MiniCAD, Mitchell Elliott, Ogunquit Playhouse in Maine, Planet Vectorworks, Rose Bruford College, Stephen F. Austin State University, Stratford Circus, Vectorworks Community Board, Vectorworks Design Summit, Vectorworks Design Summit Giveaway

Be Inspired, Earn Credits at the Vectorworks Design Summit

Posted by Hannah Force on 2/25/16 1:53 PM
If you’re looking to enhance your workflows, improve your design skills, and have some fun, then look no further. With 30+ thought-leadership sessions, 32+ Continuing Education credit opportunities, 17+ hours of one-on-one tech support, and extensive software training, 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit attendees will gain newfound energy and fresh ideas to create innovative design solutions. Read More

Topics: 2015 Vectorworks Design Summit, 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, AIA LUs, Architectural Tours, Architecture, Asite, BIM, Bluebeam Software, Canon U.S.A, Chief Marketing Officer Stewart Rom, collaborative BIM, continuing education, EIZO, Energos, energy modeling, Entertainment, ESP Vision, exhibit design, Exhibit Logic, Fairmont Chicago, Flansburgh Architects, graphical scripting, HP, Itten+Brechbuhl AG, LA CES PDHs, Marionette, Maxon Computer GmbH, MIllenium Park, Planet Vectorworks, Project Sharing, Rendering Tricks, Scia, Site Analysis, Solibri, Spotlight, The Office of James Burnett, Vectorworks 2016, Vectorworks Design Summit, #VectorworksDesignSummit

The 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit is Coming to the Windy City

Posted by Hannah Force on 9/30/15 10:42 AM
Pack your bags! You’re invited to join us for a revitalizing three days of workflow-enhancing fun at our annual global conference! In its second year, the 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit is taking Illinois’ Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park hotel by storm from April 25 to April 27. With keynote presentations by Vectorworks executives and industry leaders, a sneak peek into the future of our software, and networking opportunities with product engineers, power users, and third-party partners, attendees will leave feeling inspired to solve their next design challenge. Read More

Topics: 2015 Vectorworks Design Summit, 2016 Vectorworks Design Summit, Adrian McGregor, Chicago, Community, Education, Fairmont Chicago, IL, McGregor Coxall, Millennium Park, partnership, Planet Vectorworks, Stewart Rom, Synchro Software, Vectorworks 2016, Vectorworks Design Summit, #VectorworksDesignSummit

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