Bentley Systems, Inc., a leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twin cloud services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, has announced that Robert Mankowski, Bentley's Senior Vice President Digital Cities, has been named to the executive board of the World Geospatial Industry Council. Mankowski leads Bentley's digital cities solution area, which provides infrastructure engineering, digital twin software, and services to help cities that are going digital. He has over 20 years' experience in software development and has co-invented several technologies now used in the OpenFlows product line. Bentley's digital cities applications enable engineers to plan and design more efficient city infrastructure.
Mankowski joined Bentley in 2004 as part of Bentley's acquisition of Haestad Methods, a pioneer in object-oriented hydraulic analysis software, where he served as chief technology officer. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Drexel University and is a licensed professional engineer.