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Fall Forum 2015

  • Clackamas Community College, Wilsonville Campus 29353 Southwest Town Center Loop E Wilsonville, OR, 97070 United States (map)

Please join us for our 2015 Fall Forum!


Tuning, Tracking, and Troubleshooting: Digital Controls For Modern Buildings

Building and Lighting Controls; What Do I Need To Know?


When:  September 18th - 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Where: Clackamas CC, Wilsonville Training Center, 29353 SW Town Center Loop E, Wilsonville, OR 97070

Why: So many people, even those in the energy industry, have questions about building controls and information systems. This event will contain practical information for the typical building owner, as well as tips, tricks and info for contractors, system designers and installers. The forum will include:

  • Discussions on common controls issues
  • A presentation on what to look for in a new controls system
  • A presentation on designing and commissioning a controls system
  • A discussion on how owners can use building analytics to curb their energy costs and help equipment run more efficiently
  • Updates on incentives and new technology. Vendors will be on site to share the newest technology and personally explain the details of their state-of-the-art controls equipment

This will also be a fantastic opportunity for networking and professional growth. Please join us for our Fall Forum on September 18th in Wilsonville.

8:00-8:30am   Registration and continental breakfast – visit with exhibitors
8:30-8:45am   Welcome by Colleen Collins, Oregon APEM President
8:45–9:30am   What’s The Meaning of all This? Controls 101, a discussion of terms
                         BacNet, LonWorks, Global Controllers, Analytics, System Integration, 
                         I/O,   communication buses, Network Architecture, etc-Matt Travis,
                         Trane of Oregon
9:30-10:30am   Standard and Innovative Controls Designs and Techniques for
                          Energy Savings-Mike Hatten, Solarc
10:30-11:00am  Networking Break and Visit With Exhibitors
11:00-Noon       Commissioning Controls in Both New and Existing Buildings-Bryan Welsh
Noon-12:15pm   Vendor Introductions
12:15-1:00pm     Catered Lunch (As Good As It Gets Catering by Cheryl’s on 12th)
1:00-1:15pm       Overview of Controls Incentives-Energy Trust of Oregon
1:15-2:15pm        How to Utilize Building Analytics-Brice Kosnik, BuildPulse

Matt Travis, Trane of Oregon
Mike Hatten, Solarc
Bryan Welsh, Welsh Commissioning Group
Brice Kosnik, BuildPulse


CEU: Continuing Education Units available for this forum

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