22 - 24 June, 2021
BILT Virtual 2021

Speakers

Adam Davis

Foster + Partners

Adam is a Partner in the Applied Research and Development team at Foster + Partners. His background as an artist and software developer informs his…

Adam Sheather

Bad Monkeys
Director

I have worked on various aspects of the AEC & Built Environment with developers, designers, and contractors. This experience has enabled me to help deliver…

Akos Hamer

Anders Rod

Foster + Partners
Design Systems Analyst

Anders Rod is a computational designer and holds a M.Eng in the field of Architecture from the University of Tokyo. He is a Design Systems…

Anna Kim

Canvas
VP of Construction Operations

Anna Kim is the VP of Construction Operations at Canvas, a construction robotics startup which performs work across the Bay Area as a union drywall…

Anthony Hauck

Hypar
COO (Chief Operating Officer)

With more than 20 years of experience in architecture, engineering, construction, and IT followed by 10 years of innovative software development leading the Autodesk Revit…

Arne Folkestad Bjelland

Autodesk

Arne Folkestad Bjelland is an Architect with more than 16 years of experience in the AEC industry. He is passionate about how technology can be…

Belinda Ercan

Epic Games North America

Belinda Ercan went from playing Prince of Persia on MS-DOS to learning her first (digital) piano songs on Windows 3.11 to finding joy in arts,…

Bob Yori

EnTech Engineering PC
Director of VDC Operations

Brian Mackey

BD Mackey Consulting

Known as 'The Revit Geek', Brian has spent more than 25 years in the industry, more than 10 of which have been focused on Revit.…

Cathi Hayes

Hexagon PPM
BIM Strategy & Business Development

Ceilidh Higgins

Custance Associates
Interior Design Leader

An accomplished and skilled interior designer and architect with experience in workplace strategy, design and implementation. Ceilidh’s speciality is work – both the places we…

Chan Tack Ching

Hexagon Geospatial
Defence/ IT professional

Tack Ching is a Defence/ IT professional with 10+ years of experience in the Defence and Geospatial industry. Included in this experience is GIS, remote…

Charles Portelli

Thornton Tomasetti

Chris Needham

Aurecon
Director, Governance and Process, Digital Operations

Chris is an AEC industry leader in Digital Advisory, having worked in numerous and varied roles and locations in his 20-something-year career. He’s an advocate…

Chris Ruffo

Lenovo Group
Worldwide Segment Manager: AEC & Product Development Lenovo Workstations

Chris Ruffo - Chris has over 25 years’ experience working in the CAD, Media and Entertainment and digital media sectors. Partnering with senior management at…

Clive Jordan

Plannerly - The BIM Management Platform
CEO

Clive is a Civil Engineer turned Contractor, turned Architect, turned Owner, turned Lean-addict-tech-cofounder for AECO. Clive believes that Smart Lean BIM can help rid the…

Cutler Knupp

Haskell
Director of Strategy and Technology Investment

Cutler Knupp is the Director of Strategy and Technology Investments at Haskell. Cutler leads the corporate venture arm of Haskell, Dysruptek. Cutler’s focus is managing…

Daniel Dudarec

DBM Vircon

Daniel has over ten years of experience in the implementation and delivery of billion-dollar projects, BIM and Digital Engineering. Following seven years in both Contractor…

David Fink

Henning Larsen Architects
Digital Manager

Dean Reinhard

Epic Games
Evangelist and Technical Account Manager

Dean Reinhard is an evangelist and technical account manager for Epic Games in Southeast Asia and leads the company’s growth in non-game markets such as…

Dennis Dixon

Dennis Dixon is the Senior BIM Manager at WZMH Architects in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dennis has an extensive background Teaching and utilising the entirety of…

Dion Moult

Emerging Digital Engineering Manager

Dion Moult has worked in software development, architecture, and the construction industry, and is the primary developer behind the BlenderBIM Add-on. He has been involved…

Earl Rutherford

Jasmax
Associate Principal

Earl is an Associate Principal at Jasmax. He is an experienced architect with 20 years of project design and delivery in New Zealand and the…

Ellen Bensky

Turner Fleischer Architects
Partner

As a Partner and CEO of Turner Fleischer Architects Inc., Ellen’s mission is to build and lead a dynamic, results-oriented organization dedicated to client satisfaction,…

Emma Hooper

Bond Bryan Digital

Glenn Jowett

Beca
Technical Director - Digital Advisory

As a Technical Director for Digital Advisory at Beca, Glenn supports clients in making the complex transition to BIM-centric project delivery, focussing on data sharing…

Gunnar Hubbard

Thornton Tomasetti

Heather Lech

Autodesk
Product Manager + Architect

Jeffrey Pinheiro

Turner Construction
Regional VDC Manager

Jeffrey is a registered architect in the state of Connecticut and has 12 years of experience in varying roles throughout the industry. Jeffrey has designed…

Jeroen Janssen

Thornton Tomasetti

Jeroen Werbrouck

Ghent University

Jeroen graduated in 2018 as an MSc in Engineering: Architecture at Ghent University. He is currently affiliated to Ghent University and RWTH Aachen, as a…

John Cerone

SHoP Architects

John Pierson

Parallax Team
Design Technology Specialist

John Pierson is a Design Technology Specialist at Parallax, and a Revit certified professional for all disciplines. At Parallax, he is engaged in the creation…

John Rivas

Autodesk
Autodesk Senior Technical Specialist for AEC – ASEAN

John supports the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industry in the ASEAN region and has worked with key customers to ensure adoption success since joining Autodesk…

Jonathan Marsh

SteelToe Consulting LLC
CEO

Jonathan is CEO of SteelToe Consulting LLC, a firm that specializes in helping construction companies integrate and implement modern construction technology and workflows to improve…

Jose Oliveira

DiRoots
Digital Technology Manager

Jose Oliveira is an enthusiastic and experienced BIM strategist with over ten years of experience in the industry. His genuine interest in the BIM field…

Joshua Lumley

Pedersen Read
BIM Specialist / API Developer

Joshua started writing codes at the age of 10 (on an Amstrad). He has 20+ years of experience with BIM software such as AutoCAD and…

Jostein Olsen

Sweco
BIM Specialist

Jostein Olsen is a structural engineer, turned visual programming specialist, working for Sweco in Norway. Combined with a recent 1,5 year hiatus working for Bad…

Julian Cheng

Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore

Julian Cheng is an Executive Architect in the Design and Planning Lab at the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore (URA). He is currently leading URA's…

Justin Yeoh

National University of Singapore
Senior Lecturer

Dr Yeoh Ker-Wei, Justin is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS). He graduated with a…

Katherine Mair

M.A.D. Mindworks

As the creator of M.A.D. Mindworks and with 20+ years as a Management Consultant specialising in building organisational, team and individual capability, Katherine brings expertise…

Khaled Elashry

Foster + Partners

Khaled’s research interests lie between Architecture and Computer science. Currently works as an Associate at the Applied Research and development (ARD) group at Foster +…

Kyle Bernhardt

Autodesk
Sr. Product Line Manager

Lane Jesseph

Lenovo
Segment Marketing Manager

Lane is a Segment Marketing Manager in charge of the ThinkPad P-series line of Mobile Workstations. He has been with Lenovo for 14 years in…

Leo Salce

AVANT LEAP
Principal

Leo is the founder and CEO of Avant Leap, leading its vision and strategy for solutions and professional services. He is an architect by trade…

Luke Johnson

Virtual Built Technology
Implementation Consultant

I am an experienced Architectural technician, BIM technologist, 3D modeller and Revit specialist. More recently I have combined my Construction knowledge with my Technical expertise,…

Mads Holten Rasmussen

Niras
FWO Researcher

Mads graduated with an MSc in Architectural Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark in 2013 and has since then been affiliated with the consulting…

Marc Ameryckx

ASSA ABLOY
BIM Manager

Marc has been at ASSA ABLOY for more than 15 years, and and has held a number of roles. He started his career in Belgium…

Marc Goldman

Esri
Director, AEC Industry Solutions

Marc Goldman is the Director of AEC Industry Solutions at Esri. He works with a global team to define and deliver the strategy for Esri’s…

Marcello Sgambelluri

John A. Martin & Associates
Director of Advanced Technology

Marcello has worked on many BIM projects over the last 21 years at John A. Martin Structural Engineers as a project manager, design engineer, BIM…

Marcus Fich

Grundfos Holding
Senior Solutions Manager

Mark Sawyer

Trimble
Director, Construction Industry Strategy

Marko Koljancic

DiRoots

Marko Koljancic is an architect and digital automation enthusiast with a strong background in architecture and software development. Most of his past work was done…

Martha Tsigkari

Foster + Partners

Martha Tsigkari is a Partner at the Applied Research + Development (ARD) group at Foster + Partners. She has a background in architecture, engineering and…

Martin Krasemann

Epic Games

Martin Krasemann joined the Twinmotion team in 2013. Specializing in real-time technology and rendering, Martin started as a technical artist working on the Twinmotion library.…

Marzia Bolpagni

Mace
Associate Director

Marzia works as Head of BIM International at Mace where she develops and implements digital construction solutions for public and private international clients in five…

Mathijas Natrop

Solidu
Owner

Mathijs is an openBIM enthusiast, working with BIM and open standards. He is a small business owner (Solidu) and boardmember with buildingSMART Benelux. He has…

Matt Wheelis

Nemetschek
VP Industry Strategy, Build & Construct

Matthew Allard

Dell Technologies
Director of Strategic Alliances, Commercial Client Specialty Computing, Media and Entertainment

Matt joined the Dell Precision workstations team in July 2018 to lead strategic alliances for the Media and Entertainment industry, working closely with Independent Software…

Matthew Jackson

BIMobject
Global Marketing Manager AECI

McKenzie Lewis

McCarthy Building Companies

Michael Richert

DCE Solutions
Executive Director

Noah Arles

Autodesk
Autodesk Technical Specialist Manager for AEC Infrastructure

Noah is the Lead for AEC Infrastructure for a large part of the emergent Asia Pacific region, and has watched customers, markets and tools mature…

Paul Aubin

Paul F. Aubin Consulting Services
Author/Consultant

Paul Wintour

Parametric Monkey
Founder

Paul Wintour is the founder of Parametric Monkey, a digital design consultancy focused on architecture, BIM, computational design and digital fabrication. Paul is a registered…

Petr Mitev

Enscape
Head of AEC Technology

I thrive on diverse problems and solving them through an agile and experimental application of technology. I’m currently working with Enscape as the Head of…

Phyllis Zhou

Sasaki
Landscape Architect

Phyllis Zhou is a licensed landscape architect with 10 years of urban landscape design and construction experience. She is a senior associate and Revit specialist…

Platt Boyd

Branch Technology
Founder, CEO

Platt is the Founder and CEO of Branch Technology who practiced as an award winning architect for 15 years prior to leaving a partnership 7…

Quoc Pham

Bad Monkeys
Project Director

Quoc's role is to "Make AEC Smarter". He believes that technology is just an enabler. The critical focus is Human influence. Having the right people…

Richard Kerris

NVIDIA

Richard Kerris is the industry general manager for media and entertainment at NVIDIA. With a career spanning Apple, Lucasfilm and Amazon/AWS, Richard’s experience combine driving…

Rob Jackson

Bond Bryan Digital
Associate Director

Rob is an Associate Director, ARB registered Architect and leads our Bond Bryan Digital team from our Sheffield (UK) studio. Rob’s background is as a…

Robert Otani

Thornton Tomasetti
Chief Technology Officer

Roderick Bates

Enscape

Throughout my career, I have sought out and developed solutions to environmental challenges related to the design, construction, and operations of buildings. As the Head…

Shane Burger

Woods Bagot

Sharon Gin

Esri Singapore

Sharon has more than 16 years’ industry experience and has predominantly been involved in project-implementation in various sectors including education, defence, telecommunications and health. As…

Shaun Lewis

AECOM

Shaun Lewis has a diverse background of AEC experience including Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Construction. Shaun has developed reality capture programs at two of the…

Sherif Tarabishi

Foster + Partners
Design systems analyst

Sherif works as a Design Systems Analyst at Foster+Partners' Applied Research and Development group. Sherif's position there allows him to work on complex design challenges…

Tal Friedman

Foldstruct
Architect, Engineer and Construction-tech-entrepreneur

Tal Friedman(B.ach,M.eng) is an architect, engineer and construction-tech-entrepreneur active in digital and automated construction. He has founded the startup Foldstruct to create new possibilities for…

Thomas Corrie

Hopkins Architects
Associate Director

Thomas Corrie is an Associate Director at Hopkins Architects in London. He studied architecture at the University of Sheffield and joined Hopkins in 2006 to…

Tim Conroy

DPR Construction

Walt Hartnett

Thornton Tomasetti

Wesley Benn

Digital Built Environment Institute
Executive Chairman

Yuri Cataldo

Autodesk
General Partner

Yuri Cataldo is an award-winning entrepreneur, keynote speaker, best-selling author, and emerging tech advocate who combines the mindsets of an artist and a technologist. He…

Zach Goepel

Avvir
Director of Growth

Zach has been in the construction technology industry for over 11 years now and is inherently passionate about the ways that technology can elevate the…