Terry D. Bennett, Lead Strategist, Civil Infrastructure, Autodesk

Terry D. Bennett, Lead Strategist, Civil Infrastructure, Autodesk

terry-bennett-jpgTerry D. Bennett, LS LPF MRICS ENV SP LEED AP, is the senior industry program manager and lead strategist for civil infrastructure at Autodesk. He is responsible for setting the company’s future vision and strategy for technology serving the planning, surveying, civil engineering and heavy construction industries, as well as cultivating and sustaining the firm’s relationships with strategic industry leaders and associations.

Bennett has been a practicing professional for close to 30 years and was the company manager and lead designer for a civil engineering, geotechnical and land surveying firm directing its services throughout the New England region within the US. Over the last 27 years, he has been a global author and lecturer on the impact of technology to the infrastructure and urban planning, engineering, and construction industries focusing on sustainable approaches to urban infrastructure redevelopment.

He holds multi-state licensing in both Land Surveying and Natural Resource Forest Management, is a Chartered Land Surveyor with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, a Credentialed Envision™ Sustainability Professional with the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure and a LEED Accredited Sustainable Design Professional.

He currently serves as a Board Member of Harvard’s Graduate School of Design’s Sustainable Infrastructure Advisory Board, is a founding editorial board member of Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure Magazine, a charter member of the Institute of Sustainable Infrastructure and a member of its economics committee and a council member on the Urban Land Institute’s Public Development and Infrastructure Council.

Autodesk is a world leader in 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software.