Jon Van Benthem

Autodesk, Architecture Strategy Manager | Denver, United States


Jon is the evangelist for the architectural profession at Autodesk both inside and outside the organization. His role is to align Autodesk offerings and resources with the business of architecture, acting as a liaison among our clients and our internal sales, consulting and development teams. Jon works with many of our largest and most sophisticated client accounts, collaboratively building a technology vision that supports some of the largest and most iconic architectural projects and practices.

Jon has served on numerous boards and committees during his career – perhaps most notably his 8 years as the Planning Commissioner Chair in Longmont, Colorado. A licensed architect himself (CO) and graduate of the University of Illinois (BSAS ’92, MArch ’94), Jon has worked in traditional architecture and multi-disciplinary firms, design-build companies, consulting/owners’ representation, and real…

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Working Group: Smart Building Technology (– Present)

Annual Conference, Presenter (Middle East 2018)


22 October 2018

The concept of a “smart city” includes a huge array of devices, technologies and concepts. How might it all work together in a cohesive way?...