Brian Skripac, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, is Director of Digital Practice at Astorino, a full service architecture, engineering, and construction company headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. As the Director of Digital Practice at Astorino, Brian has embraced the changing paradigms of architectural practice, and throughout the past 10 years he has integrated BIM technologies well beyond the traditional design and documentation processes. This includes the management of collaborative design/construction processes and defining how building data can be leveraged to optimize sustainable design outcomes. More recently Brian has focused on the integration of BIM to capture and structure relevant facility data, implementing the value BIM brings to facility owners from an interoperable lifecycle management strategy.
Brian holds a Bachelor of Science degree in architecture from The Ohio State University and is a LEED Accredited Professional. He is an Advisory Group Member and 2014 National Chair of the AIA Technology in Architectural Practice Knowledge Community. He also serves on the BIMForum committee responsible for authoring the LOD Specification. Brian is a frequent lecturer and has served as a guest speaker at The Ohio State University, Carnegie Mellon University, and multiple conferences for the American Institute of Architects.