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Egnyte to Preview New Smart Spec Document Solution at Annual AEC Summit

Virtual Summit will Focus on the Future of the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industries in a Digital World

Mountain View, CA. – April 11, 2024

Egnyte, a leader in cloud content security and governance, will host its annual AEC Summit on April 24, 2024. This year’s event will feature panels and presentations from various industry leaders on the ways technology is helping drive collaboration, how technology trends are shaping the industry, and upcoming Egnyte product announcements, including Smart Spec. The summit will include general sessions and ones specifically geared towards each of the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) sectors.

The summit will kick off with a keynote presentation from Paul Doherty, president and CEO of The Digit Group, on the future of digital construction including insights on some of the most ambitious development projects going on around the world. Other speakers include leaders from the Association of Builders and Contractors, American Council of Engineering Companies, CHOATE Construction Company, ALEC Engineering, and more.

"The speaker lineup for this year’s AEC Summit brings together a host of industry experts who are implementing and anticipating how technology can revolutionize the construction, development, and management processes,” said Kevin Soohoo, senior director of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction at Egnyte. “Technologies like artificial intelligence have captured the attention of many and there’s a tremendous amount of potential when harnessing them in ways tailored to the unique needs of our industry.”

Egnyte will also preview its upcoming Smart Spec solution that turns a project specification into a parsed-out, hyperlinked smart document that enables project team members to significantly reduce the time it takes to find information . The solution will be free to all users, regardless of whether or not they are Egnyte customers.

The half-day summit will include session topics on the increasing role of artificial intelligence in the industry and the concerns that can come with it, the move towards sustainable design and construction, the top issues industry CIOs are focused on, technology trends shaping the industry, how technology integrations enable seamless collaboration and more. To register for the free event and to see the full agenda, click here.


Egnyte combines the power of cloud content management, data security, and AI into one intelligent content platform. More than 22,000 customers trust Egnyte to improve employee productivity, automate business processes, and safeguard critical data, in addition to offering specialized content intelligence and automation solutions across industries, including architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC), life sciences, and financial services. For more information, visit

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