Buildings IoT Forum June 2020 – Post-Show
By Anthony Capkun
October 20, 2020 – Back on June 23, 2020, we hosted our inaugural Buildings IoT Forum, with top-notch subject matter experts delivering both live and on-demand sessions to help professionals embark on their IoT journey.
Here we present our eminent speakers from that day, plus their (edited) recordings.
THE BUILDING BLOCKS OF AN IOT SOLUTION
Nidal Qwasmi, IBM Canada
A project management professional, Dr. Nidal Qwasmi is IoT Solution Manager with IBM’s IoT & Industry 4.0 Practice. He possesses a Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering, a Masters in Information Technology Security, and a Bachelors’ in Computer Science.
LEVERAGING IOT TO CREATE A SAFER WORKPLACE AND ENABLE CONTACT TRACING
Alex Alaei, Siemens Canada
Alex Alaei is IoT solution lead with Siemens Canada, Smart Infrastructure. He’s an electrical engineer with a comprehensive knowledge of designing, developing and maintaining electrical systems, with on focusing on IoT solutions for healthcare, commercial and industrial.
UNPACKING A SUCCESSFUL MULTI-FAMILY TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM
Ted Maulucci, SmartONE Solutions
Ted is the president of SmartONE Solutions Inc., a company committed to advancing the digital living experience in communities. He has received several leadership and innovation awards two CIPA Gold Award of Excellence for application development in the real estate industry, and Private Sector Canadian CIO of the Year for his work on advancing smart and connected communities.
THE INFRASTRUCTURE YOU NEED FOR THE SOLUTION YOU WANT
Henry Franc, Belden
Henry Franc, RCDD, OSP, CDCDP is the technology solutions architect for Belden Canada, responsible for professional support. He provides technical, operational and planning support from a premises and enterprise perspective, focusing not just on products, but on business drivers. Henry has been involved with standards development and industry best practices for more than 20 years, and has been involved with projects in all industry verticals across the globe.
PRIVATE NETWORKS & INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORTING IOT
Bryan Jones, Graybar Canada
Bryan established his first company in 1998, providing telecom and building infrastructure services for small businesses. As an entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience supporting building technology in varied environments, he is adept at navigating the emerging world of IoT, the convergence of IT/IoT, and their disparate systems. Bryan joined Graybar Canada in 2019 with the goal of establishing them as a leader in distribution for the IoT and Intelligent Buildings vertical.