FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Natalie Nardone, CMP
BACnet® Global Roadshow Connects to the Future of Building Intelligence
BACnet International and the BACnet Interest Group Europe (BIG-EU) Announce Schedule for the BACnet® Global Roadshow
Atlanta, GA (PRWeb) – November 24, 2014 – BACnet International and the BACnet Interest Group Europe (BIG-EU) are pleased announce cities and dates of the 2015 BACnet® Global Roadshow. Celebrating 20 years as a ANSI 135 standard and 10 years as an ISO 16484-5 standard, the roadshow confirms the migration from proprietary systems to open environment in building automation.
Core topics to be examined during the BACnet® Global Roadshow are connected intelligence, security in buildings and the role of IT in facility operation and building management systems. This comprehensive interoperability show will shape the multi-vendor future of smart functional buildings.
From now on www.bacnetroadshow.org is the central contact point for designers, constructors and operators of buildings. The roadshow is conducted by MarDirect, public relations provider for the international BACnet community.
2015 BACnet® Global Roadshow Schedule
- Chicago, Apr 14th
- Vancouver, Apr 21st
- Buenos Aires, Apr 28th
- Sao Paulo, May 5th
Europe - Middle East - Africa:
- Abu Dhabi, Jun 2nd
- Warsaw, Jun 9th
- Berlin, Jun 16th
- Cape Town, Jun 23rd
- Pune, Nov 5th
- Singapore, Nov 12th
- Beijing, Nov 19th
- Tokyo, Nov 26th
About BACnet International
BACnet International is an industry association that facilitates the successful use of the BACnet protocol in building automation and control systems through interoperability testing, educational programs and promotional activities. BACnet International oversees operation of the BACnet Testing Labs (BTL) and maintains a global listing of tested products. The BACnet standard was developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and has been made publicly available so that manufacturers can create interoperable systems of products. BACnet International complements the work of the ASHRAE standards committee and BACnet-related interest groups around the world. BACnet International members include building owners, consulting engineers and facility managers, as well as companies involved in the design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and maintenance of control equipment that uses BACnet for communication.
About the BIG-EU
The BACnet Interest Group Europe (BIG-EU) promotes the use of the global BACnet communication standard ISO 16484-5 in building automation and security technology in Europe. Founded in 1998 by 18 companies from the building automation industry, today the BIG-EU has over 100 members from Belgium, Denmark, Germany, England, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Canada, the Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and the USA. The objectives of the BIG-EU are to take into account European interests in the development of the BACnet standard and the exchange of information with the ASHRAE SSPC 135 committee responsible for BACnet, as well as the American BACnet community, and joint marketing, a common standard for qualifications offered and the shared creation of technical guidelines. For further information, please visit www.big-eu.org.
MarDirect is the marketing and service provider of the BACnet Interest Groups in Europe, France, Italy, China, Middle East and USA. Our team speaks several European and other languages and keeps investors, planners and BACnet users informed – via the BACnet Journals, Forums, academies, Plugfests, press releases, online media, films and trade show exhibitions around the globe. For more than ten years, the Dortmund (Germany)-based company promotes the development of technical standards and engineering associations. Fields of work are building automation, industrial automation, web and communication technologies, engineering products and services. For more information please visit www.mardirect.de.