Resilience 2021: The Importance of Seismic Functional Recovery and Community Resilience in the Built Environment
Roger J. Grant is Executive Director Building Information Management for the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) where he manages projects for federal agencies. He has focused on developing and delivering information products and services to support design, construction and management of the built environment for more than 30 years. Roger has experience in whole building performance; building and civil infrastructure information modeling; safety and security assessment; cost planning and estimating; and technology, project and business management. As a member of A-E-C Industry associations, he has been extensively involved in technology and standards development nationally and internationally. Roger began working with buildingSMART International (bSI) shortly after its founding, and is a bSI Fellow. Roger holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and a Masters of Business Administration both from Bradley University.