Energy Summit 2014


USGBC Texas Gulf Coast
invites you to the
4th Annual Energy Summit

Join us as we discuss hot topics in energy management with
experts from around the country!

Summit Location
JW Marriott Galleria
5150 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77056
JW Marriott Website
Summit Date & Agenda
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Registration Cost
Before 5 pm, September 26
Members & Guests: $125
After 5pm, September 26
Members & Guests: $150
7:30 am: Check in and Registration
8:15 am: Keynote Presentation
5:30 pm: Event Conclusion
This year, topics include:

Demand Response - A Game Changer for Creating Value for your Tenants. 
Speaker: Trevin Eckersley, Vice President of Demand Response sales in ERCOT for Constellation Energy

Preventive Maintenance in the New Millennium.
Speaker: Tom Easley, CBRE Director of Engineering Operations

Energy Star for Property Managers
Speaker: Greg Tinkler, CGD, Redding Linden
Burr Engineers

How will the Internet of Things (IoT) Help your Business?
Speaker: Roberto De La Mora, Cisco

Opening and Operating High Efficiency Buildings
Speaker: Tom Easley, Engineering Operations Director, CBRE

Beyond the Energy Model: Holistic Approaches to Closing the Predictive Performance Gap
Speaker: Nathan Kegel, Project Manager, Integrated Environmental Solutions

Metering revisited: Cloud Based Big Data Energy Analytics
Speaker: David Handwork, P.E., Arkansas State University

New This Year!
Four Oaks Plaza Central Plant Tour: 
How to Efficiently Run a 1.8 Million Square Foot Complex.

Learn how to operate a 31 year old complex with energy star scores in the 90’s. See the steps taken to improve energy efficiency and LEED Gold status.

Tour the 5,500 Ton Central Plant and Control System for a 1.8 million square foot office complex. We will review why some traditional techniques may not be appropriate in all cases. Become familiar with known issues and how to address them. Attendees will learn why our standard of service has risen and how to achieve it.

Space is limited - each tour is limited to 30 people, register now to secure your spot!

Energy Summit Program