BACnet International Education Sessions at AHR Expo 2011
Free of charge and will be held on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 in room N103.
8:00 am BACnet 101
Description: Session covers BACnet
basics including the history, and benefits in utilizing BACnet for
OpenSystem integration and interoperability with building specific
features and tools to simplify implementation.
Speaker: Mark Jones, BACnet Member; Roy Kolasa, Open Systems Integration Manager, Honeywell
9:30 am BACnet/Z: The First Complete Standard For Wireless Automation
Description: Session covers wireless
technology applied to leverage BACnet communications and reduce
installation costs in new and retrofit installations.
Speaker: Jay Hendrix, Product Line
Manager, Room Automation Controls, Siemens Industry, Inc.; Jim Kohl,
Senior Product Manager, Trane; Chris Hollinger, Senior Product Manager,
Integrated Systems, Siemens Building Technologies, Inc.
11:00 am BACnet Puts the “M” in EMS
Description: The Energy Management
System (EMS) label is being applied to all kinds of energy-related
applications, from monitoring systems to optimization software to
sensor networks. Real EMS, though, requires information, Intelligence
and the ability to influence. This session will describe how
cost-effectively bringing these "three I's" together is a key part of
BACnet's value proposition.
Speaker: Andy McMillan, President, BACnet International
1:30 pm BACnet to the Rescue: Interoperability Saves a Troubled LEED Project
Description: The Banner Bank
building in Boise ID was one of the world’s first LEED Platinum
facilities. The 11 story building was designed to showcase green
building design concepts, but there was one problem. The controls
system didn’t live up to the design. Plagued by contract and
installation problems, the original controls contractor walked off the
job. Fortunately the installed controls were BACnet so a different
contractor was able to take over the project, integrate the controls
using a front end made by a different vendor, and make the building
perform the way it was designed.
Speaker: Steve Tom, PE, PhD, Director of Technical Information, Automated Logic Corp.
3:30 pm Energy Standards and Energy Efficiency with BACnet
Description: As the demand for more
energy-efficient buildings has grown, the number of ways for achieving
more energy-efficient buildings, and saving money, using their building
automation systems have also grown. Many successful strategies have
been incorporated into ASHRAE and LEED standards and guidelines. This
session will look at the various strategies presented in these
standards and guidelines, and how they have been successful in the real
Speaker: Bill Swan, LEED AP, Buildings Standards Initiatives Leader, Alerton
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