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Amarnath Patnam

  • Head – BIM
  • PNC Architects | Sobha Realty
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Meet Amarnath

Tell me about yourself and what you specialize in. I am an Architect with a passion for integrating technology into the AEC Industry. My expertise lies in implementing innovative technologies and processes to support and collaborate with diverse stakeholders, including consultants, contractors, sub-contractors and clients. I strive to enhance efficiency, sustainability, and creativity in the built environment through the seamless integration of technology and design.

Why do you love working in the construction industry? In the construction industry, I thrive on the unique challenges that demand creative problem-solving, keeping me engaged and intellectually stimulated. It’s a field that allows me to embrace and adopt the continuous advancements in technology, materials, and techniques, as I strive to stay at the cutting edge. Collaborating with highly skilled tradespeople on diverse projects creates a dynamic and supportive environment that fuels my passion for this industry. Above all, the profound satisfaction of positively impacting communities and people’s lives through tangible creations serves as a powerful driving force.

What topics and trends are you most passionate about in the industry? I find that algorithmic aided design, AI and robotics are among the most exciting and impactful trends in this field.

What advice would you give to the next generation preparing for the future of the industry?

  • Cultivating a Growth Mindset - Embrace continuous learning and view challenges as opportunities for growth. Stay curious, adaptable, and open-minded in the face of new developments.

  • Embrace Technological Advancements: Stay updated with the ever-changing technological landscape. Learn to leverage emerging tools and innovations to enhance efficiency and creativity in your work. Foster Collaboration: The industry thrives on teamwork. Cultivate strong communication skills and collaborate effectively with diverse professionals to tackle complex projects.

  • Prioritize Sustainability: With a focus on sustainable practices, contribute to environmentally conscious and socially responsible solutions for a better future.

In summary, in this dynamic industry, success may lie in one’s ability to adapt, embrace innovation, and nurture a mindset of continuous improvement.


About Amarnath

Your Superpower Tech Chameleon (I thrive on the idea of adapting, evolving, and transforming alongside technology itself)

What Motivates You Insatiable curiosity or Insatiable curiosity to explore digital ecosystems (insatiable quest for exploring possibilities within the enigmatic allure of the tech world)

Tool You Can’t Live Without Essential AI Systems

Best Artist/Song for Work Bowie, Lou Reed, and Joy Division

Jobsite or Office Office to beat Dubai summer heat, and jobsite is a winter getaway

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