Committee

Wesley Benn

RTC Events Management
Region Chairman, Asia
Executive Chairman
A Sydney-based architect, Wesley is the founder of RTC Events Management. As a long-term user and advocate of BIM (starting with ArchiCAD in 1996), Wesley has been speaking and teaching in the field since starting to play with a pre-release version of Revit. 

Wesley has worked directly with Autodesk on Revit development and implementation, built content for manufacturers and end-users, and has implemented multiple BIM tools into well over 300 practices throughout South-East Asia. He is a regular speaker at events throughout Australia and overseas talking about technology, facilities management and process change; he founded (and chaired for 5 years) the Revit User Group, Sydney; and is now focused, via his partnership in theDIGITgroup, on SmartCities development worldwide.

Marcus Fich

Grundfos Holding A/S
Region Chairman, BILT Europe
Chairperson, BCS 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 spare time.

Randall Stevens

ArchVision
Chairperson, BCS North America
BCS Global Steering Committee
Randall Stevens is an industry veteran with more than 20 years of software development, sales and management experience. Randall offers a unique combination of expertise in software and graphics technology, coupled with a degree in architecture. Randall founded ArchVision in 1991, a software development firm specializing in 3D graphics and content management technology for the design industry. He successfully led the company in the development of Rich Photorealistic Content (RPC) currently being used by customers in more than 100 countries. Through ArchVision, Randall built relationships with the industry's leading design visualization software companies including Autodesk and Bentley Systems.Randall received his B.Arch. from the University Of Kentucky College Of Architecture and served as an adjunct faculty member at the College of Design at the University of Kentucky from 1991-2007 teaching the use of Autocad, 3ds Max, Sketchup and Revit. He currently teaches entrepreneurship at the University of Kentucky College of Business.

Wesley Benn

RTC Events Management
Region Chairman, Asia
Executive Chairman
A Sydney-based architect, Wesley is the founder of RTC Events Management. As a long-term user and advocate of BIM (starting with ArchiCAD in 1996), Wesley has been speaking and teaching in the field since starting to play with a pre-release version of Revit. 

Wesley has worked directly with Autodesk on Revit development and implementation, built content for manufacturers and end-users, and has implemented multiple BIM tools into well over 300 practices throughout South-East Asia. He is a regular speaker at events throughout Australia and overseas talking about technology, facilities management and process change; he founded (and chaired for 5 years) the Revit User Group, Sydney; and is now focused, via his partnership in theDIGITgroup, on SmartCities development worldwide.

Emil Edvardsen

INGENIØR'NE A/S
After Emil Edvardsen received his bachelor's degree from the Technical University of Denmark in 2007, he worked for four years as a technical specialist; teaching various Autodesk Revit platforms, with a special focus on Autodesk Revit MEP during his employment at one of the largest Autodesk reseller firms in Northern Europe. He has written training manuals and held several presentations at conferences including RTC Europe 2016, as one of the Top 10 speakers. From 2011 onward, Emil has worked as a MEP engineer, whilst implementing BIM and upgrading the skills of internal Autodesk software users. One of his continuing goals is to develop a natural workflow between Revit users and non-Revit users.

Tore Hvidegaard

3dbyggeri danmark
Tore Hvidegaard has a background as a designing architect, and has for the last 10 years worked in the field of creating digital product and optimising processes for a wide range of product manufacturers as well as works for building owners and contractors. Deeply involved in the field of defining the new digital workflows in the construction industry, Tore has also been part of several BIM/ICT standardisation projects in Denmark, from defining Rules of Measurement, to project manager on the newest BIM contracts and execution plans. Common for all projects is thinking out of the box to optimize what's in the box: so, on one hand we have to break all the rules, and destroy the ways we used to work, on the other hand we have to respect the current state, setup and how things get done.

Ville Kyytsonen

Uponor Group
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.

Frank Schuyer

Xinaps
Frank Schuyer is an entrepreneur from the Netherlands with more than 15 years of software development, sales and marketing experience. Frank offers a unique combination of expertise in software development and go to market strategy’s, coupled with a Business Administration background. Frank founded Xinaps in 2015, a PaaS platform based on a own cloud environment, client products are immediately available to all stakeholders in the building design process based on a in house development product configurator.
He currently coaches entrepreneurs in the Netherlands.

Paul Woddy

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!