Nate Miller is the founder and CEO of PROVING GROUND. Nate has worked with some of the most reputable organizations in the building industry to create strategies and software that connect builders with data to deliver performance. Nate’s work in data and computation has impacted the design and delivery of a wide range of built environments including stadiums, skyscrapers, hospitals, and museums.
Nate has authored numerous free and open source tools that are widely used by building professionals and researchers with the aim of improving designer productivity. Among these tools are the popular Grasshopper and Dynamo plug-ins LunchBox, Rhynamo, and Slingshot.
As a respected leader in the field of computation in architecture, Nate and has lectured at venues including ACADIA, Facades+, AIA TAP, AIA NYC, Building Connections Congress, USC BIM Symposium, and Now Next Future. Nate is also an avid writer and has authored numerous articles focused on emerging technology, industry trends, and business strategy. You can read his work in publications including Architect Magazine, Building Design + Construction, and the Proving Ground blog.
As a consultant, his clients have included HDR, Gensler, CRTKL, Studio Gang, Snohetta, NBBJ, UNStudio, Perkins Eastman, DIALOG, and LMN.