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Industry4.0 Applications for Full Lifecycle Integration of Buildings Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality

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Welcome to the 21st International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR 2021). This year we are meeting on-line due to the current Coronavirus pandemic. The overarching theme for CONVR2021 is " Industry4.0 Applications for Full Lifecycle Integration of Buildings". CONVR is one of the world-leading conferences in the areas of virtual reality, augmented reality and building information modelling. Each year, more than 100 participants from all around the globe meet to discuss and exchange the latest developments and applications of virtual technologies in the architectural, engineering, construction and operation industry (AECO). The conference is also known for having a unique blend of participants from both academia and industry. This year, with all the difficulties of replicating a real face to face meetings, we are carefully planning the conference to ensure that all participants have a perfect experience. We have a group of leading keynote speakers from industry and academia who are covering up to date hot topics and are enthusiastic and keen to share their knowledge with you. CONVR participants are very loyal to the conference and have attended most of the editions over the last eighteen editions. This year we are welcoming numerous first timers and we aim to help them make the most of the conference by introducing them to other participants.
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