NavVis Virtual Exhibitions: Disruptive technology for trade shows

The rise of Amazon over the past two decades demonstrates how disruptive e-commerce has been to the retail industry. Amazon is now so ubiquitous, the online retail giant has surpassed even Walmart to become the most valuable retailer in the US. Retail is one of the best examples of an industry that has harnessed technological innovation – ecommerce enables customers to shop anywhere, at any time. But there are many other industries that could benefit from tapping into the accessibility advantages that technology offers. Trade shows in particular would benefit from breaking down geographic barriers and overcoming time limitations. In fact, these restrictions are magnified for trade shows because most exhibitions only last a few days.   read full article

Author Tim Guenther

Tim Guenther

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May 2017

NavVis tech makes it easy to use BIM for Facility Management

BIM (building information modeling) has become a buzzword in every industry that designs, constructs and operates buildings – and with good reason. I regularly speak to Facility Managers who agree that a highly detailed database of building assets would be incredibly valuable for operations and maintenance. But when I ask if they are actually using BIM, most people I speak to admit that they are not.   read full article

Author Hannah Szwarc

Hannah Szwarc

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April 2017

New EU energy policies highlight the need for better building data

The European Union has recently announced an ambitious strategy to transition to nearly zero-energy buildings across member states (Policies to Enforce the Transition to Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings in Europe). This new strategy is the latest EU policy targeting the environmental impact of buildings (see also recent amendments to the directive on the energy performance of buildings) and will require further action by building operators to save energy and comply with CO² emission standards. While these ambitions are admirable, they have also left building owners and operators scrambling for an implementation solution ahead of the looming deadlines.   read full article

Author Christian Rust

Christian Rust

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March 2017

A/E/C Marketing: How 3D technology elevates your game

In an industry where the work should speak for itself, visual communication is not just essential – it’s everything. For this very reason, imagery is the most crucial element of Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) Marketing. Visual communication showcases the skills that will ultimately attract clients, win projects and gain more work.   read full article

Author Doug Flint

Doug Flint

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March 2017

The benefits of indoor digitization

In our first blog post we talked about how building owners can use NavVis technology to unlock the digital potential of the indoors. Our digital indoor platform makes this possible by bringing the transformational capabilities of (outdoor) digital maps and GPS to the indoors.   read full article

Author Dr. Felix Reinshagen

Dr. Felix Reinshagen

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February 2017

90% of GDP is created indoors. So why are buildings still a digital wasteland?

Welcome to NavVis – we are the global leader in indoor mapping, visualization, and navigation technology. Our mission is to fully digitize the indoors and bring the benefits of the digital era to everyone, everywhere.   read full article

Author Dr. Felix Reinshagen

Dr. Felix Reinshagen

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February 2017