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Simon Blakeney

Technical Account Manager, Epic Games 

Technical Account Manager Simon Blakeney is an Unreal Engine, Twinmotion, and XR expert at Epic Games.  

His thought leadership contributes to the evolution of Epic’s ecosystem of software products and the generation of publicly available resources for end users in the AEC community.  

In his capacity as a dedicated specialist for Epic’s key AEC accounts, Simon helps firms successfully adopt cutting-edge real-time solutions. This includes providing guidance on the integration and scaling of the many software solutions under the Unreal Engine umbrella and how to produce interactive worlds with the advantage of AR, VR, and LiDAR technologies.  

Prior to Epic, Simon was a team member of the Advanced Digital Engineering group within Ove Arup & Partners, where he developed bespoke solutions for a wide range of advanced AEC use cases.