Ecosystem and platform review for construction information sharing

Irina Peltomaa, Markku Kiviniemi, Janne Väre

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    Emerging digitalization is radically changing industrial world. Disruptive technologies give companies great challenges, but also huge opportunities to develop their businesses. One perspective for gaining busi-ness benefit from digitalization wave is to utilize ecosystem-based thinking. This paper presents a develop-ment of an ecosystem and platform analysis for AEC/FM industry information sharing. The objective of this paper is to identify and classify existing information sharing ecosystems and platforms applicable to AEC/FM industry. Web of Building Data initiative is introduced as one of the construction industry ap-proaches for information sharing. Presented work is a part of a project where the objective is to provide in-formation sharing method and technology for AEC/FM industry. As a part of the project an information sharing platform on the basis of the Web of Building Data is developed. Ecosystem analysis is used as a base for conceptualize an open ecosystem to be formed around platform.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationeWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction
    Subtitle of host publicationECPPM 2016
    PublisherCRC Press
    ISBN (Print)978-113-80328-0-4
    Publication statusPublished - 21 Sept 2016
    MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
    Event11th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling, ECPPM 2016 - Limassol, Cyprus
    Duration: 7 Sept 20169 Sept 2016
    Conference number: 11


    Conference11th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling, ECPPM 2016
    Abbreviated titleECPPM 2016


    • AEC/FM
    • information management
    • ecosystem


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