Speakers

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Jon Chesser
SVP, Strategic Services
Jon is a software executive with more than two decades of sales, marketing, business development and project management experience providing disruptive solutions to the construction market. As the 5th employee at Atlas, Jon has held various areas of responsibility over the years including product marketing, sales, business development and developing strategic client and partner relationships to further the industry adoption of technology in construction.
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Rudi Pieters
Product Owner
Rudi Pieters is one of our ultimate technical experts at BlueCielo ECM Solutions.
He is one of the driving forces in R&D innovation and delivery, Rudi has a keen sense of the practical considerations when it comes to leveraging new technologies.
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Richard Warren
Product Owner

Richard Warren has operated in both Solutions Architect and Product Manager roles, using his strong technical skills to provide superior technical governance across product design, development and delivery. He have extensive experience of scoping complex requirements and bridging the gap between business and technical teams to deliver fit-for-purpose and commercially credible solutions which are underpinned by the right technology roadmap to protect ROI and ‘future proof’ the commercial proposition. 

 

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Abdelghani Sinno
Sr Construction Consultant - Application Engineer
Abdelghani Sinno is a Senior Construction Consultant – Application Engineer at Bentley Systems.
He received his master’s degree in computer engineering from the Lebanese American University with high distinction. He has been innovating and implementing new methodologies in VDC and AWP for the past 7 years in various award-winning projects around the world. Notably, he led the on-site implementation in more than 18 mega projects (Oil and Gas plants, Towers, Roads, Airports, Metros) in Oman, Qatar, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, and Saudi Arabia.
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Stephen Cabano
President
Stephen Cabano is President of Pathfinder, LLC and has 30+ years of project engineering and project management experience in the industrial and commercial facilities industry. 
Steve earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Villanova University and is a member of AACE International, CII, ECC, and Project Management Institute. He has also authored several articles for Chemical Processing, Chemical Engineering, Refinery Today & PMI.  
 
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Ed Nabrotzky
Chief Solutions Officer

Ed Nabrotzky is an experienced technology business leader and entrepreneur, having led and developed businesses and product lines all over the world.  He has spent decades supplying enabling technology for manufacturing, previously leading the industrial networking group at Molex.  Ed now guides a strategic focus at Omni-ID to establish revolutionary visual tagging technology in manufacturing to dramatically improve costs, sustainability, dynamic operator interaction and outstanding process analytics for continuous improvement.      

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Eddy Krygiel
Major Projects Development Executive
As a Major Projects Development Executive within the AEC Solutions team at Autodesk, Eddy focuses on BIM and technology workflows for Architectural, Engineering, and Construction clients. He works with large project owners to help leverage end to end technology solutions to optimize design, construction, and facility management outcomes. Eddy has twenty years of experience in architectural offices and on a range of projects from single family residential to office, federal, civic, and aviation clients.
Eddy is the author of 18 books on BIM and sustainability including the Mastering Revit series and Green BIM. He has taught BIM, construction documents, and architectural communication at the University of Kansas School of Architecture.
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Kristina Henkai
Lead Project Controls Engineer
As Lead Project Controls Engineer on the Virtual Project Delivery team at Bechtel, Kristina Henkai has driven the adoption and guided the implementation of 4D planning and analysis across multiple projects – ranging from proposal phase work to construction execution. Over a relatively short amount of time, she has become the go-to for all things 4D planning and is regarded as a resident expert and valuable resource throughout Bechtel, which boasts 50,000 employees across 6 continents. Kristina lead the effort to develop a company-wide implementation guide that will be utilized on future projects as the standard for 4D planning and implementation.
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Amir Hamaoui
VDC Manager
As VDC Manager at Synchro Software, Amir Hamaoui works with the leading construction companies to implement the best project management by bringing people together with the latest highly functional 4D software technology to plan, execute and deliver signature projects. By learning and understanding customer’s needs, Amir collaborates with software development, owners, managers, innovation teams, and project managers to create and deploy efficient and clear solutions to fundamentally change the way construction projects are delivered.
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Geoff Ryan
AWP Specialist
Owner and Advanced Work Packaging Project Manager at Insight-awp.inc since 2006, Geoff Ryan has 25 years of experience in Construction and Project Management including 18 years of Construction Productivity management and 10 years of engagement with the COAA Workface Planning committee. Geoff has established Workface Planning or Advanced Work Packaging on 31 mega projects and developed WFP/AWP processes and procedures for 8 major owners, He is the Author of "Schedule for Sale 2009, the guide book for Workface Planning and “Even More Schedule for Sale 2017, which is the guide book for Advanced Work Packaging.
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Youngsoo Jung
Professor
Prof. Jung holds a PhD from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.S from Yonsei University in Korea. Prior to joining faculty at Myongji University in 2000, he had eleven years of industry experience as a project engineer, cost engineer, and information systems manager. His areas of research interest include CIC, BIM, BPR/PI, project delivery systems, and automated cost and time management. Recent research efforts focus on the automated life-cycle project information management for steel mills, power plants, capital airports, and smart factories. He is serving as a vice president of Korea Institute of Construction Engineering and Management (KICEM).
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Maureen Price
Executive Director, Process Engineering
Maureen Price is an executive director of process engineering for Fluor, based in southern California. She currently chairs Fluor’s Technology & Execution Council, which comprises Fluor’s top technology and execution experts. As part of Fluor’s Business Transformation & Innovation leadership team, she helps ensure Fluor’s innovative solutions serve clients’ needs and are shared and implemented globally. 

With more than 32 years of experience, she has worked on feasibility studies, front-end and detailed design, construction and start-up of global power plants, refineries and chemical plants. Her projects include cogeneration, gasification, refinery modernization (with an emphasis on crude and vacuum units), environmental compliance and renewable energy technologies.   
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Kimon Onuma
President
Architect and Building Information Modeling (BIM) specialist. Creator of the Onuma Planning System and BIMStorm.

Specialties: Building Information Modeling, BIMStorm, BIM Cloud Collaboration, Futurist, Architect, Planner
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Jaimie Johnston
Director, Head of Global Systems
Having joined Bryden Wood shortly after the practice’s formation in 1995, Jaimie has a particular interest in the processes used to organise projects; controlling the flow of information and delivery to dramatically improve efficiency in design and construction.

These techniques have been implemented on a number of large projects such as London Heathrow Terminal 5, Terminal 2 and major frameworks for clients including GlaxoSmithKline, the Metropolitan Police Authority, the Ministry of Justice, London 2012 Olympics Athletes’ Village and on the Circle rollout of private hospitals.

Jaimie is a member of the UK Government Cabinet Office BIM Task Group, coordinating work packages relating to productivity and delivery, and was instrumental in delivering implementation strategies and early adopter projects in the public sector.

Jaimie is the Head of Global Systems at Bryden Wood – this includes both physical systems (design for manufacture and component build solutions for healthcare, education, aviation, pharmaceutical and infrastructure projects) and information systems (data analysis, digital delivery and BIM) for projects in the UK, Europe and Singapore.

Jaimie regularly talks at conferences in the UK and abroad on the subjects of BIM and modern methods of construction.
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Brian Pene
Director of Emerging Technology
I explore the intersection of emerging technologies and market trends to provide Autodesk with potential directions for innovative design, business, and technology solutions.
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Pat McGowen
Director of Business Development
As the Director of Business Development of BlueCats- Plus Location, Patrick McGowan spearheads the efforts working closely with both end-users and solution partners to deliver increased site safety and visibility in the workplace as well as high return-on-investment applications.
With over 25 years of experience in the Sensor, BLE, UWB, RFID, Drone and software solutions industry, Pat has been a key leader and innovator in connecting intelligent sensor network technology to the world of increased visibility and tracking across a number of significant industries.  
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Stephen Mulva
Director
Dr. Stephen Mulva directs the Construction Industry Institute (CII), a research component of the University of Texas at Austin. His current research projects are focused on the performance and productivity of capital projects in most sectors of the modern economy. He has held industry positions at Fluor, Bechtel, Phillips Petroleum and as a project management consultant for ePM. Stephen holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Construction Engineering and Management) from Georgia Tech and two degrees from the University of Texas at Austin: a Master’s in Civil Engineering and a Bachelor’s in Architectural Engineering.
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John Lusty
Director of Energy & Utility Solutions
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