Matthew Smith, P.Eng., is an Associate at Entuitive in Toronto, Canada and leads Entuitive’s resilience group providing performance-based design services for fire, blast, seismic, and other building threats. He received his Masters in Applied Science from Carleton University in Fire Safety Engineering and his Masters in Engineering from the University of Toronto with a focus on structural resilience. He has experience in full-scale blast testing in the UK and Middle East and has designed a range of complex structures in Canada and the United States. He is currently a member of the ASCE Fire Protection Committee, the CSCE Fire Behaviour and Safety of Structures Committee, and a member of the working group for Annex K, Structural Design for Fire Conditions, in CSA S16.
Lilian Magallanes is a Community Development Program Manager at Bluebeam, Inc., where she leverages thirteen years of construction management and facilities experience to strengthen Bluebeam’s industry relationships and nurture professional partnerships. In her previous role as BIM Coordinator for the Los Angeles Community College District, her team identified technologies and applications of Building Information Modeling and challenged the industry to deliver projects through the use of modeling standards, digital collaboration and quality assurance. Previously, Lillian worked for Bentley as a ProjectWise administrator, iModel composer and Navigator support team-member.