Phillip G. Bernstein FAIA, RIBA, LEED AP
Phillip G. Bernstein is a Vice President at Autodesk, a leading provider of digital design, engineering and entertainment software. He leads Strategic Industry Relations, where he is responsible for setting the company's future vision and strategy for technology as well as cultivating and sustaining the firm's relationships with strategic industry leaders and associations. Prior to joining Autodesk, Phil practiced architecture as a principal at Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects where he managed many of the firm's most complex commissions. Phil has taught at the Yale School of Architecture as a Lecturer in Professional Practice since 1988. He writes and lectures extensively about practice and technology issues, has been published in Architectural Record, Architecture, Architecture+Urbanism, Design Intelligence, Fast Company, Fortune and Perspecta and quoted in The Economist, Vanity Fair, Dwell and The Wall Street Journal. Phil is co-editor of Building (In) The Future: Recasting Labor in Architecture, published in 2010 by Princeton Architectural Press, as well as BIM in the Academia: Technology's Implications for Practice and the Academy in 2011, and contributed to Digital Workflows in Architecture, published in 2012 by Birkhauser. He was the executive responsible for Autodesk's recent Waltham AEC Headquarters project, which received more than 14 architectural awards including those from the American Institute of Architects, Business Week/Architectural Record, the Association of General Contractors and Interiors Magazine. Phil was honored by DesignIntelligence as one of the "30 Most Admired Educators for 2013" and was named as an Outstanding Industry Contributor in 2010 by the Connecticut Construction Institute. Phil received a Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude with Distinction in Architecture from Yale University and a Master of Architecture also from Yale. He is a Trustee of the Emma Willard School of Troy, NY, a Senior Fellow of the Design Futures Council, a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, and former Chair of the AIA National Contract Documents Committee. He is licensed to practice in California.