The Architech Show

Architecture and Technology podcast hosted by Joe Banks, Greg Lamb and Willis Lim

Episode 79 - Wesley Benn

June 16th, 2019

Wesley Benn is the Executive Chairman of the DBEI (Digital Built Environment Institute) and founder of RTC Events Management that run the BiLT conferences around the world. During BiLT ANZ Wesley was kind enough to talk to me about his career, DBEI and its goal of making an impact around the world in our industry through events such as BiLT.

Episode 65 - Like a BLK, the son of a Gosling

May 29th, 2017

This week Joe, Greg and Willis about the Leica BLK, the smallest imaging laser scanner, its applications which leads into discussions about drones, modelling from aerial imaging and surveyors. Joe gives a quick 3 takeaways from BILT2017 which was held in Adelaide last week.

Episode 52 - RTC Australasia special with Nick and Marcello, pt 1

May 16th, 2016

A special episode of the show this week and next week, Joe was at RTC Australasia recently and nabbed Nicholas Broadbent and Marcello Sgambelluri for an interview. In the first part they discuss being a speaker at events such as RTC and the preparation that goes behind the talks you may see at such events.

Episode 51 - Which application designed this building?

April 27th, 2016

This episode we talk about the passing of Zaha Haddid, lead poisoning and whether CAD applications have a certain trait that you can spot when you see a building or the drawings. Can you tell which application the building was modelled in because of its quirks?

Episode 47 - Series: Rooms - Bathrooms

March 23rd, 2016

This week we continue the series about Rooms in Architecture and focus on the bathroom. Actually, Greg has curated a list of bad bathroom gadgets and we have a chat about these crazy inventions.

Episode 46 - New Series: Rooms

March 17th, 2016

This is the first part of a series discussion about designing rooms for buildings starting with one of the most important rooms in a house, the bedroom.

Episode 45 - Designing Buildings Efficiently

March 8th, 2016

This episode we talk about designing buildings efficiently. Do we need the 132132 consultants on a building or can we get by with as few as possible? Willis gets his camera geek on and Joe is informed that Snapchat is more than sending other people dirty pictures.

Episode 44 - Architecture affects Climate Change

March 3rd, 2016

Have we ever thought about the effect that Architecture has on Climate Change? What can we as designers do to ensure that the buildings we design have minimal impact on the environment? Joe talks about some Bees and we weigh in on the US primaries. 

Listen and send us a tweet (@willislim/@joe_banks_bvn) with your thoughts and questions.

Episode 34 - Regale us with tales of your trip abroad good sir!

November 6th, 2015
Joe is back from RTC Europe and regales us with his tales from the event including the talks he gave to the attendees, talks he attended and some stuff he saw in Budapest.

Episode 30 - Let’s Science the S#!@ out of this

September 29th, 2015
Originally started as an episode to discuss about handling with difficult collaborators, we end up talking about Science, Mars, blood doping and Matt Damon.

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