Smart Building Systems
ASHRAE Technical Committee 7.5

Meetings Information

Long Beach Annual Conference, June 2017

TC 7.5 is sponsoring/cosponsoring these technical sessions at the Long Beach conference:

Sunday, June 25, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Workshop 2 (Intermediate)
Are You Ready For 21st Century Building Automation?
Room: 101B
Sponsor: 1.4 Control Theory and Application, 7.5 Smart Building Systems
Chair: Marcelo Acosta, P.Eng., Member, Armstrong Fluid Technologies, Toronto, ON, Canada
1. Potentials and Disappointments: The Slow Adoption of Advanced Building Automation
Marcelo Acosta, P.Eng., Member, Armstrong Fluid Technologies, Toronto, ON, Canada
2. Are Millennials Ready for Advanced Building Automation?
Michelle Shadpour, Student Member, SC Engineers, Inc., San Diego, CA

Sunday, June 25, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Seminar 15 (Intermediate)
The IoT for Better Building Operation and Control
Room: 202AB
Sponsor: 7.5 Smart Building Systems, 1.4 Control Theory and Application
Chair: Michael Brambley, Ph.D., Fellow ASHRAE, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
1. Smart Plug Enabled Intelligent Commercial Building Operations
Gang Wang, P.E., Member, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
2. Iot Technologies Make Buildings More Energy Efficient and Way Smarter
Xin (Sherry) Hu, Ph.D., P.E., Member, BriteThings, San Francisco, CA
3. An Energy Balance Model for Detecting Anomalies in Residential Buildings
Brent Huchuk, ecobee, Toronto, ON, Canada
4. Connected Appliances for the Win-Win!
Dane Christensen, Ph.D., Member, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO

Monday, June 26, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Seminar 20 (Basic)
Preventing Headlines: Securing Building Automation Systems
Room: 103AB
Sponsor: 1.4 Control Theory and Application, 1.5 Computer Applications, 7.5 Smart Building Systems
Chair: Michael Pouchak, P.E., Member, Honeywell International, Golden Valley, MN
1. Specifying Cyber Security Requirements for Building Automation Systems: An Introduction to Industry Challenges, Opportunities and Best Practices
Ron Bernstein, Member, RBCG, LLC, Encinitas, CA
2. The 20 Minute Risk Assessment
Bruce Billedeaux, P.E., Member, Maverick Technologies, Portage, MI
3. Using a Systems Approach to Secure Networks
Mike Pouchak, P.E., Member, Honeywell, Golden Valley, CA
4. Cybersecurity Compliance Testing
Paul Forney, Schneider Electric, Lake Forest, CA

Monday, June 26, 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM
Debate 2 (Intermediate)
Commissioning Agents For Smart Buildings: Whose Side Am I On?
Room: 203AB
Sponsor: 1.4 Control Theory and Application, 7.5 Smart Building Systems, HVAC Security TG2
Moderator: Frank Shadpour, P.E., Fellow ASHRAE, SC Engineers, Inc., San Diego, CA
1. George Rogers, RQ Construction, Carlsbad, CA
2. Daniel Farrow, Palomar Health, San Diego, CA
3. Frank Shadpour, P.E., HFDP, Fellow ASHRAE, SC Engineers, Inc., San Diego, CA

Tuesday, June 27, 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM
Forum 5 (Basic)
Future Smart Buildings: What Data Do We Need to Collect
and How?
Room: 202AB
Sponsor: 7.5 Smart Building Systems
Moderator: Kristen Cetin, Ph.D., P.E., Member, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

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ALL ASHRAE committee meetings, including this TC’s meetings at the Winter and Annual Society conferences, are open to the public at no cost nor is conference registration required. Interested visitors, local chapter members, and potential new TC members are always welcome. However to attend technical program sessions sponsored by the TC will require registration and payment of any applicable fee.

Participation in an ASHRAE TC provides the opportunity to grow professionally and to contribute to the advancement of HVAC&R within an international organization recognized for shaping the future of the built environment through research, standards writing, publishing, and education.