Grundfos Holding A/S
Chairperson, BCS Europe & Committee Member, BILT Europe
Based in Aarhus, Denmark, Marcus Fich, is the Global Business Development Manager for pump manufacturer Grundfos’ strategic projects within Building Services. As a serial intrapreneur his mission is to make Grundfos the easiest pump company to work with through digital tools. He is an avid global speaker on the perceived challenges of providing a global BIM offering and how to overcome them – spicing up his talks with great deals of humor and provocative statements.He is also a member of the BuildingContentSummit (BCS) Steering Committee and is involved in organizations like ASHRAE, Europump, BIMMEPaus and ISO. Being exceptionally passionate about all things digital, he has worked with innovation and incubation of new products and business models. He holds a Master of Science in Economics and International Business from Aarhus University’s School of Business and Social Sciences – and brews beer in his sparetime.
Ville is Head of BIM for Uponor group, a manufacturer and developer of invisible indoor climate, safe drinking water and energy solutions for residential and commercial buildings and infrastructure. Located in Finland, Helsinki but working on global business opportunities wherever needed. Ville has 10 + years of experience with digital construction solutions, software and BIM. Passion for business development and start-up mentality drive Ville forward – he enjoys being involved hands-on in development and trying out new technologies. He holds a Master of Science in Economics (Management Science) degree from Helsinki School Economics.
Adam’s role is focused on the developing systems and people skills to deliver BIM and DE project deliverables to clients across AECOM’s market sectors. This involves supporting & upskilling teams to deliver workflows and decision making to ensure best value for our clients, and allowing AECOM’s talented team to focus on design rather than on output. Adam works as part of the AECOM BIM Advisory group providing technical and strategic advice relating to contracts, BIM Execution Plans, project deliverables, support, management and system tools on our BIM Management and BIM2FM Integration partnerships with Clients. His other role is to manage the scope and product development of new applications working with AECOM’s Technology as a Service & GIS teams.
White Frog Publishing Ltd.
Paul is based in the UK and joined the European team at Revit Technology Corp in 2001 as product evangelist for Europe, Middle East and Africa, and has essentially been doing the same thing ever since. As a consultant and trainer, Paul has advised hundreds of companies and thousands of individuals on the strategic implementation of Revit and BIM across the world. He co-founded White Frog to provide a better quality of classroom teaching materials and these days Paul divides his time between teaching teachers and writing books, classroom resources and qualifications on BIM methodology and related software. He is currently spending a lot of time in China and the Far East, where there is a massive task to upskill their whole industry on BIM. Paul also breeds Alpacas!