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SmartConnect delivers how-to technical info for turning up smart buildings

Nov. 17, 2021
Smart Buildings Technology Chief Editor Patrick McLaughlin kicked off the virtual event with a keynote describing SBT's recent market study. The day-long Nov. 17. online seminar is now accessible on-demand.

Smart Buildings Technology today held its day-long virtual event; as kicked off at 10:30 AM ET, the “SmartConnect” program is an online learning opportunity featuring technical presentations that delve into connected lighting, security concerns, wireless infrastructure, the Internet of Things (IoT) and its role in smart building connectivity, and network physical-layer infrastructure.

Smart Buildings Technology chief editor Patrick McLaughlin keynoted the event, outlining recent findings from the organization’s first business intelligence report in collaboration with Endeavor Business Media’s Strategies Unlimited market research arm in a presentation called “A 3D Look at the Smart Buildings Market: Directions, Drivers, and Dynamics.”

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The report, titled “Smart Building Technology Adoption,” provides information and statistics on the use of intelligent systems in commercial and institutional properties. Learn more and purchase the full report at the Strategies Unlimited website.

During SmartConnect, presenters from companies such as Future Electronics, ABB, AEM, Belden, and Assa Abloy Opening Solutions discuss topics ranging from Bluetooth mesh networking, to 5G and wireless connectivity and other solutions for smart buildings.

Representatives from the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) summarize the market drivers that are pushing industry standards and certification bodies to develop benchmarking and assessment criteria for intelligent building equipment and whole systems transformation, to prepare for future connectivity and data-driven operations across commercial, institutional, and industrial settings.

The day-long SmartConnect virtual program is free to attend and will be archived on demand for 90 days after the conclusion of the live presentations. Register now to attend SmartConnect and gain access to a knowledge base that spans building infrastructure, information, and integration roles.

-- Carrie Meadows, LEDs Magazine

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