Contributors

Adam Gardiner

Adam Gardiner

Melbourne, Australia

“I am student at Monash University in my final year of a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil). I have a particular interest in transport and water projects. ”

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Alma Banuelos

Singapore

“I am an Architect with design leadership, coordination & code compliance experience on large scale international projects. I am particularly proud of working on the Singapore National Stadium and Marina Bay Sands. I am fascinated by the crossroads of art and technology, innovation and collaboration. ”

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Andrew Tsakmakis

Melbourne, Australia

“I am a mechanical engineer involved with the design of buildings and their surrounding environments. I’m interested in the way people interact, respond and attempt to change the environment around them.”

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Ben Cooper-Woolley

Sydney, Australia

“I am a GIS specialist but work with all forms of data manipulation, visualization and presentation. I am particularly interested in interdisciplinary 3D realtime visualizations, web based mapping and cloud computing. I have worked in a wide range of disciplines in Arup, from the Water Group in Cardiff, Security Consulting in London to Planning in Perth.”

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Brian Smith

Brian Smith

Sydney, Australia

“I am a Public Transport Planning specialist in Arup’s Consulting Group. I have more than 30 years’ experience in management of major multi-modal transport strategies. I have a background in public transport operations which, combined with a people-centric approach to integrated transport and land use planning, works to deliver innovative, achievable solutions. ”

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Chris Pynn

Melbourne, Australia

“I am currently the regional BIM Leader developing Arup's BIM capabilities and coordinating implementation, management and business opportunities.”

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Daniel Lambert

Daniel Lambert

Sydney, Australia

“I’m a civil engineer who is focussed on providing strategic thought leadership in the water industry. Based at Arup’s Sydney office, I am responsible for water projects, both local and international, across a large range of sectors. I am passionate about making a positive difference in both the developed and developing world. ”

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Dean Morris

Dean Morris

Melbourne, Australia

“I provide support to projects with a wide range of multimedia, web-based and digital technologies. I am interested in how digital media can allow clients to interact with complex designs by way of 3D models, video and animation.”

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Domenico Mazza

Melbourne, Australia

“I'm a visual designer, deeply intrigued by the visual structures humans interact with every day. ”

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Gino de-Castro

Tokyo, Japan

“I’m currently a Sustainability Consultant based out of our Asia practices aiming to strengthen environmental, social and economic sustainability within the built environment. I’m extremely curious and passionate about the future and all things related to innovation - getting a big kick out of designing and coming up with awesome ideas that drive real global impact through cities, buildings, products and services.”

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Greg Stone

Greg Stone

Sydney, Australia

“I am a digital strategy specialist that recently came to Arup from my role as CTO at Microsoft to drive design, insight and operational efficiency for clients across the built environment. I was responsible for driving Microsoft’s technology policy and strategy initiatives across public and private sectors as well as contributing to Microsoft’s long term technology blueprints - particularly in the areas of identity, collaboration and human-machine design.”

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Hayley Coombs

Hayley Coombs

Sydney, Australia

“I head up the Skills Networks within Australasia, as part of Arup University team. These networks are key to driving skills and research activity across our region. My role is to guide, engage and connect the Skills Network Leaders for the benefit of their network. I have a passion for design, creativity and collaborative work and Arup provides a great place to support this interest. ”

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James Turner

James Turner

Sydney, Australia

“I am a civil engineer working in traffic engineering, transport planning and road safety. I have a developing interest in how risk management and common sense can be used in traffic and transport engineering.”

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Jesper Jensen

Jesper Jensen

Brisbane, Australia

“I am a structural and civil engineer working in Arup's Brisbane office. ”

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Kim Sherwin

Sydney, Australia

“A Librarian by trade and now working in a dual library and knowledge sharing role. I’m interested in creating innovative ways to encourage people to share their knowledge. I’m also keen to engage people with the library and information in a way that they don’t expect. ”

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Malin Lindblad

Malin Lindblad

Melbourne, Australia

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Michael Alder

Melbourne, Australia

“I lead the MEP Modelling group in Melbourne, where we have been modelling using Revit MEP for all projects for 2 years. I see my main challenges as educating those who interact with the models, generating more usable data for all parties and increasing the leverage our models gain during the entire design process.”

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Phil Carter

Melbourne, Australia

“Phil is an urban and transport planner with over 14 years’ experience gained through his time living and working in Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom. Phil has been involved in a wide range of master planning and urban regeneration projects both in Australia and abroad having gained experience working with strategic planners, urban designers and architects.”

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Ryan Falconer

Ryan Falconer

Perth, Australia

“I am a Senior Transport Planner with experience in research, data collection, policy analysis, and strategic transport planning. I have a Doctorate in Sustainable Transport, from Murdoch University’s Institute for Sustainability and Technology Policy (ISTP) which assessed transport sustainability in Perth’s new neighbourhoods.”

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Safiah Moore

Sydney, Australia

“An urban planner focused on citizen experience, designing with our citizens to contribute to high quality of life and happiness. Projects have taken me across Australia and South East Asia for land use and transport projects, cultural infrastructure planning, digital strategies, building resilience and designing training programs. I’m interested in applying a city system approach to exploring change and progression in cities. ”

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Stacey Ryan

Stacey Ryan

Sydney, Australia

“I am a communications, media and engagement specialist with both public and private sector experience. I have a background in design and an abiding interest in ICT, technology and usefully matching them with social impact projects. I enjoy engaging with initiatives like, GovCamp, FutureGov and worked on developing Apps for NSW encouraging third party development of apps utilising government data, leveraging innovation at no cost to the public.”

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Steven Downing

London, UK

“I am a senior programmer at Arup in London. People use my tools to share information because I write code to glue bits of software and data together, primarily in the realm of CAD and BIM. I have been a SmartGeometry tutor and regularly give presentations on the use of design software.”

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Stewart Bird

Melbourne, Australia

“I am Project Manager for the Arup Digital group where I help manage the development of projects from innovation right through to commercialisation. I am also Programme Manager for Arup University helping to develop different ways Arup can sharing and advance it's technical knowledge.”

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Tim Hunt

London, UK

“I’m a Lighting Designer with an industrial design based background. I have a passion for lighting design and the way light can be used to accentuate architecture and create unique environments.”

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