Global Steering Committee

Wesley Benn

RTC Events Management
Global Steering Committee
A Sydney-based architect, Wesley is the founder of RTC Events Management and the RTC Event series. As a long term user and advocate of BIM, Wesley has been speaking and teaching in the field since starting to work with ArchiCAD and then Revit in the late 1990’s. 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 and beyond.

Wesley is a regular speaker at events across Australia and overseas talking about technology, Integrated Practice, and facilities management. He founded (and chaired for 5 years) the Revit User Group, Sydney; teaches design, BIM, and architectural technologies at the University of New South Wales, in Sydney, Australia, and remains active in architectural practice and smart cities development globally.

Randall Stevens

ArchVision
Chairperson, 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.

Marcus Fich

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.

North America Steering Committee

Chad Clary

Studio A Architecture.
Steering Committee
Chad is a Project Manager and BIM Manager at Studio A Architecture in Louisville, KY. Over the last 10 years with Studio A he has worked on a wide variety of projects ranging from small tenant renovations to 100,000 SF assisted living facilities. He can often be found at RevitForum.org where he is a moderator and regular contributor.

Chad Clary

Studio A Architecture.
Steering Committee
Chad is a Project Manager and BIM Manager at Studio A Architecture in Louisville, KY. Over the last 10 years with Studio A he has worked on a wide variety of projects ranging from small tenant renovations to 100,000 SF assisted living facilities. He can often be found at RevitForum.org where he is a moderator and regular contributor.

Mike Collins

Global Product Data
Steering Committee
Mike has over 20 years of technology sales experience within the building product manufacturer community. In 2006 Mike Co-Founded BIMWorld, a company focused specifically on the development and distribution of BIM ready product models for the design community. In December of 2008 Autodesk Inc acquired BIMWorld as the foundation of the now well know Autodesk Seek content platform. Mike’s team lead the sales strategy to bring Seek to market. In April of 2013 Mike Co-founded Global Product Data, developing applications for building product manufacturers and the audiences they serve.

David Bandi

Thomas Enterprise
Steering Committee
David is currently Director of AEC/BIM Solutions at Thomas. David has a long history of innovation and creating solutions in the area of engineering and marketing content management, and is viewed as leader and expert in the manufacturer product content field. David started his career in content management as co-founder of Antaeus Systems, a builder of parts management libraries for CADIS and Aspect. David later merged this company with Requisite Technology, a leader in B2B eProcurement and sourcing where he was VP of Marketing and Operations. The content management solutions developed at Requisite were the core of SAP’s sourcing and procurement applications. David was most recently at Autodesk, where he was co-creator and manager of the Seek content search and advertising platform for BIM.