2020 events


Our next BACnet User Group meeting supported by BACnet International will be on Autumn, 2020 at Donohue's Bar and Grill in Watertown, MA.


Donohue's Bar and Grill

87 Bigelow Ave

Watertown, MA

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The purpose of the BACnet User Group is to bring together the local BACnet user community twice a year to share tips, techniques, and pains on the use of the BACnet products and technologies. Please forward this email to anyone who might benefit from our meetings.

Don't forget to register - here is the agenda. You are always welcome to come earlier and leave later:

5.00 pm - 6.00 pm - Dinner and networking. Dinner is provided by BACnet international. There is a cash bar for drinks.

6.00 pm - 8.00 pm - BACnet presentations & discussions.

Our speakers:

Dan Quigley

Assistant Director of Building Automation at Boston University

Topic: "Managing a BACnet Campus".

Dan will talk about the complex nature of a multi-vendor campus and utilizing the BACnet protocol to simplify management.

Dan has been in the BAS HVAC industry for over 10 years. He has experience in development and management of complete building controls upgrades, BAS project design and implementation, HVAC optimization, BAS Control Sequencing, BAS network architecture, etc. He works closely with the local utilities, engineers, BAS controls vendors and many other service providers to maintain existing systems as well as to develop and execute various projects that align with the goals of Boston University.

Graduated from Northeastern University with a degree in computer engineering

Graduated from Boston University with a degree in Master of Business Administration

AEE - Certified Energy Manager

Jim Lee

Cimetrics Founder & CEO

Topic: "Cybersecurity comes to Building Automation".

Jim Lee will discuss how the building owners, facility managers, and building integrators can address Building Cybersecurity concerns which are overlooked by BACnet/SC

Mr. Lee is the founder of Cimetrics and has acted as its CEO since its formation. Mr. Lee has been a leader in the embedded control networking and building automation community for over 20 years. As founder and former President of the BACnet Manufacturers Association, the leading open systems networking consortium in the building automation industry, and Mr. Lee's aggressive promotion of the BACnet open protocol standard has helped make Cimetrics a high-profile player in the arena. Mr. Lee has a B.A. in Physics from Cornell University.