Featured Speakers

Franz Kufner, Intergraph

Franz Kufner

Executive Vice President, Process, Power & Marine, Asia-Pacific, Intergraph

Franz is responsible for Intergraph PP&M division’s business operations in Asia-Pacific. Prior to this
role, he was country manager for the Greater China region, and has also held business development
positions with Intergraph. He has also managed Intergraph’s information management and material
management solutions both globally and within the Asia-Pacific region. Franz has more than 23 years
of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) experience in the oil and gas, petrochemical,
and mining industries, where he has been responsible for the delivery of major capital projects in the
capacity of manager of the engineering and projects departments. He holds a bachelor’s degree in
electrical engineering.

Charles Evans, Intergraph

Charles Evans

Chief Technology Officer/Executive Vice President of Development, Intergraph PP&M

Charles Evans is responsible for all Intergraph Process, Power & Marine software development activities. He has more than 23 years of experience in the engineering and CAD industry. Charles joined Intergraph in 1989, and has served in most aspects of product research and development. He was instrumental in the design and implementation of Intergraph’s SmartPlant platform, and has held management positions in several product centres. He previously worked for IBM during the introduction of the PC and as an international consultant.


Callum Ford

Vice President Professional Services, Intergraph PP&M

With a strong track record in executive and project management, Callum is a senior leader in Asia-Pacific’s engineering, oil and gas, process, and construction industries. Currently, he leads Intergraph PP&M’s Asia-Pacific business development team, with a key focus of his work being program management for global mega projects. He is also responsible for the management of professional services across the region.