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Akenson

Andrew Akenson

Andy has been with Autodesk since 2007 and spent all of that time on the Inventor team. He has had a career-long passion for learning and bringing large legacy codebases into modern frameworks. His recent focus is on bridging desktop Inventor with Autodesk's Forge cloud platform primarily with the Design Automation service, working as both Software Architect for the team as well as Product Owner. He has been...

Michael Beale

Michael Beale

Michael Beale is a senior software engineer at Autodesk, where he has been a globe-trotting technical advocate for Forge. Michael focuses on connecting Autodesk cloud data and Autodesk Forge APIs to the browser. He’s also contributed to Autodesk Homestyler, the Forge Large Model Viewer (LMV), Autodesk Prooflab, Stereo-Panorama service with webVR and recently 3D formats, such as glTF and 3D-Tiles-Next. Twitter:...

Pierre-Olivier Blais

Pierre-Olivier Blais

Pierre-Olivier is a Montreal-based Sr. User Experience Designer working for the Connect PA in Forge. He has been at Autodesk since 2017 and has focused Forge's Data at the Center initiatives. Before that, he has been working in the 3D printing business and holds a bachelor's degree in industrial design.

Petr Broz

Petr is a senior developer advocate at Autodesk. He has been developing some of the company’s web applications and services since 2011, and now he aims to help others build amazing, creative solutions using these tools, especially using Autodesk Forge APIs. Petr’s technical focus areas include everything around web and cloud, 3D graphics, and all kinds of "non-real reality".

George Busecan

George Busecan joined Autodesk for the summer of 2022 as a Forge Platform Marketing Intern. He resides in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada and is currently studying Marketing Management with a minor in French Studies at the University of Guelph. His interests lie in marketing analytics, business strategy and branding. Outside of a love for sports, he is curious about new technology, and so, is very excited to help the...

Sanjana Chand

Sanjana Chand

Sanjana Chand joined Autodesk in 2018 as the Forge Developer Marketing Manager. For the past 2 years she has been primarily responsible for engaging and growing Autodesk’s developer communities. You may know her as the current host of the Forge Partner Talks webseries. Sanjana came from the world of product marketing within startups, so the fast pace of working with Forge developers & the cloud is nothing new to...