Innovation Strategist, Autodesk
Bill is responsible for developing and evolving Autodesk’s innovation perspectives and programs, which includes giving presentations, writing white papers, conducting workshops, and managing the Autodesk Innovation Genome, a 10-year research project and an evolving innovation methodology being developed at Autodesk in San Francisco.
Over the past four years Bill has delivered more than 250 innovation-related presentations and workshops, working with Autodesk customers; Fortune 100 corporations; technology leaders like Facebook, AirBnB, and Google; innovative Silicon Valley startups; and government organizations such as the U.S. Department of Defense.
Bill is the editor of Autodesk POV, a monthly journal about design, technology, business, and innovation. He is also responsible for developing executive communications for Autodesk’s senior leadership (CEO, CTO, and VP of Strategy).
Bill has 25 years of experience managing projects at the intersection of strategy, innovation, technology, and design, living and working in New York, London, Boston, and San Francisco. Today Bill lives just over the Golden Gate Bridge with his wife and their dog Zinzino, a leading global canine innovator.