The session will outline the business case for implementing Building IoT (BIoT) and contrast the corresponding BAS system requirements with the expectations and implementation of IoT in the consumer world. BIoT system implementation approaches will be explored in terms of their efficacy, cost-effectiveness and impact on network security. In addition, current and near-term extensions to the BACnet standard that could support BIoT implementations will be presented.
Andy McMillan is President and Managing Director of BACnet International. Prior to that Andy was President of the Teletrol Systems business at Philips Lighting which provided enterprise energy management and control systems to large scale multi-site retailers. Andy is an industry thought leader and has been an invited speaker at conferences around the world. He co-authored a book on data communications and holds a dozen patents. His formal education includes MBA and BSEE degrees from the University of Michigan.