CABA Forum Provisional Program
 

Wednesday • April 26, 2017
Co-locating with 

Biltmore Hotel & Suites
Time
Location
8:30am
7:00pm
 Registration at Biltmore Hotel Outside Atrium
9:00am 
5:00pm
 Exhibitor Set-Up  
 All Exhibitors are to check-in at the CABA Registration Desk first.  All Exhibits must be completely set up prior to 5:00 pm
Atrium
9:10am
11:30am
 Workshop# 1:   Printable & Flexible Electronics - Based Solutions for Connected Homes and Intelligent Buildings
 
Presented by:  Canadian Printable Electronics Industry  Association (CPEIA)
 Speakers:
    • Peter Kallai, CEO - Canadian Printable Electronics Industry Association (CPEIA
    • Paul Smith, Vice President - Xerox Research Centre of Canada
    • Stephen Brown, Director Innovation - CSA Group
Monterey Room 
 Workshop# 2:   User-Focused Technology Innovation and Collaboration: The Keys to Catalyzing the Smart Home Adoption
 Presented by: Harbor Research, Inc.
 Speakers:
    • Glen Allmendinger, President - Harbor Research, Inc.
    • Harry Pascarella, Consultant - Harbor Research, Inc.
San Jose Room 
 Workshop# 3:  Improving Organizational Productivity with Building Automation Systems   
 Presented by
:  National Research Council Canada (NRC)
 Speakers:
    • Trevor Nightingale, Director Intelligent Building Operations - National Research Council of Canada (NRC)
    • Jennifer Veitch, Principal Research Officer - National Research Council of Canada (NRC)
 Carmel Room
 Workshop# 4:  Consumer Data is The New Oil. The Intergetic Forum is Creating Standards to Deliver a Clean Technology
 Presented by:  Intergetic Forum
 Speaker:
    • Stephen Wood, Executive President - Intergetic Forum
Napa Valley Room 
10:00am 10:15am  Networking Break Walkway 
Intel Corporation 
 11:00am
5:30pm
 Registration at Intel Corporation SC12 Bldg
Lobby Area
 7:30am
12:00pm
 CABA Board of Directors Meeting (Closed Meeting)
 The 22 CABA Board of Directors will be meet to discuss and strategize for the future of CABA and the Connected Home and Intelligent Buildings sectors.  

TBD 
 11:45am
12:45am
 Networking Luncheon 
 
CABA Forum delegates will have an opportunity to network with the CABA Board of Directors and other delegates. Intel Corporation has arranged a lunch whereby all delegates can mingle and also talk to Intel Partners in an exhibit setting.)

 Sponsored by:
Lobby
Area 
12:45pm
1:00pm 
 CABA Welcome and Opening Comments
 CABA President & CEO:    Ron Zimmer
 Auditorium 
1:00pm
1:30pm 
  Keynote Session:  Making Intel's Buildings Smart and Sustainable
  Keynote Speaker:
     • Neil Tunmore, VP - Intel Corporation Services
Auditorium
1:30pm 2:30pm    Start-up Pitch Fest: New Connected Home Technologies
  Moderators:
     •  Paul Campbell, Schneider Electric
     •  Elana Lian, Intel Corporation
Auditorium
2:30pm
3:00pm

 Networking Break & Intel Corporation Displays  Sponsored by:  Lobby Area 
  3:00pm
3:30pm
  Keynote Session:  TBA
  Keynote Speaker:  
     •  TBA
Auditorium
 3:30pm
4:30pm
  Start-up Pitch Fest: New Enterprise/Intelligent Building Technologies
  Moderators:
     •  Paul Campbell, Schneider Electric
     •  Elana Lian, Intel Corporation
Auditorium
 4:30pm
5:00pm
  Keynote Session:  Artificial Intelligence (AI) is Changing the Smart Home
  Keynote Speaker:   
       Matt Mahar, VP of Consumer Experience - Vivint Smart Homes
Auditorium
 5:00pm
5:30pm

  Keynote Session:  Building Powered by Internet of Things (IoT) - Beyond Just Energy Management?
  Keynote Speaker:   
      •  Aglaia King, CTO of Corporate Networking - Google

Auditorium
Biltmore Hotel & Suite 
 6:00pm
8:00pm
 Opening Evening Reception and Exhibit Hall
 After a busy day of listening and meeting the many presenters, relax and enjoy the ambience of the Opening CABA Forum Reception and Exhibit Hall. Delegates will be bussed to the Biltmore Hotel & Suites after the last session at Intel Corporation. During the reception, meet the sponsors, exhibitors and other delegates while enjoying music, refreshments and food. 
 Sponsored by:

Atrium 
8:00pm
Onwards
 
  Industry Dinners
 Privately arranged with other delegates, customers and business associates in the 'Heart of Silicon Valley'.
 Various
 8:00pm
10:00pm
 CABA Board of Directors' Dinner (Private Dinner)
  Sponsored by:
  TBD
 
   
 

Thursday • April 27, 2017

Biltmore Hotel & Suites
Time
Location
 7:30am
7:00pm

 Registration
Atrium 
 7:00am
8:45am
 Continental Networking Breakfast
 NOTE:  
This is included for delegates that are staying at the Biltmore Hotel & Suites
Hops Bar & Grill 
 8:00am
8:00pm
 Exhibit Hall Hours
Atrium 
9:00am
9:50am 
 Intelligent Buildings Track:   Building Controls and Energy - Reduce and Produce!
 Speakers:
      Brian Casey - Honeywell International, Inc.
    •  Hugo Fiennes - Electric Imp
      Jim Schwartz - Johnson Controls
  Moderator:
    •  Bob Allen - The Siemon Company

 Salon III
 Connected Home Track:   Internet of Things (IoT) Expands Smart Homes
 Speakers:
     •  Chris Allen - iDevices, Inc.
     •  Glen Allmendinger - Habour Research, Inc.
     •  John Feland - Argus Insights
     •  Anoop Mohan - Comcast
  Moderator:
     •  Josh Bradshaw - WorkTechWork.com

Salon I 
 10:00am
10:30am
 Keynote Session:  TBA
 Keynote Speaker:  
     •  TBA

Salon III 
  Keynote Session:  Connected Vehicles + Connected Homes = Connected People
  Keynote Speaker:  
     •  TBA

Salon I 
10:30am
11:00am
 
 Morning Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
Atrium 
11:00am
12:00pm
 Intelligent Buildings Track:  Smart Campus Design and Technologies: What Can We Learn from the Case Studies?
 Speakers:
    •  John Barton - Texas A&M University
    •  Matthew Beattie - AT&T
    •  Dr. David Claridge - Texas A&M University
    •  Mark Pacelle - Philips Lighting / Fairhair Alliance
 Moderator: 
    •  Dr. Morad Atif - Texas A&M University

Salon III 
 Connected Home Track: Connected Home Council (CHC) Town Hall Meeting
 Chair:
    •  Yann Kulp - Schneider Electric
 Vice Chairs:
    •  Obiorah Ike - ABB, Inc.
    •  Roy Perry - Alarm.com

 Salon I
12:00pm
1:00pm
 
 Networking Luncheon
Salon II 
1:00pm
1:50pm 
 Intelligent Buildings Track:  Connecting the Dots from Internet of Things (IoT) Business Models to the Value Chain
 Speakers:
    •  Alex Herceg - Lux Research BV
    •  Konkana Khaud - Frost & Sullivan
    •  Brook Potter -Autodesk, Inc.

 Moderator:
    •  Noah Goldstein - Navigant Research

Salon III 
 Connected Home Track:  Reducing and Producing Energy with Smart Homes
 Speakers:
    •  Jerine Ahmed - Southern California Edison Company (SCE)
    •  Omar Siddiqui - Electrical Power Research Institute (EPRI)
    •  Ken Wacks, Ken Wacks Associates
 Moderator:
    •  Blake Kozak - IHS Markit

 Salon I
2:00pm
3:00pm
 Intelligent Buildings Track:  Intelligent Buildings Council (IBC) Town Hall Meeting
 Chair:
    •  Debra Becker - Honeywell International, Inc.
 Vice Chairs:
    •  Bob Allen - The Siemon Company
    •  Trevor Nightingale - National Research Council of Canada (NRC)


Salon III 
 Connected Home Track:  Moving Interoperability Forward
 Speakers:
    •  David Brenner - Open Connectivity Foundation, Inc. / Intel Corporation
    •  Joost Demarest - KNX Association
    •  Grant Erickson - The Thread Group / Google
    •  Mitch Klein - Z-Wave Alliance
    •  Tobin Richardson - ZigBee Alliance
    •  Donna Yasay - HomeGrid Forum / Marvel Semiconductor

 Moderator:
    •  Jane Peters - Research Into Action, Inc.
 Salon I
 3:00pm
3:30pm
 Afternoon Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
 Sponsored by:
Atrium 
 3:30pm
4:30pm
 Intelligent Buildings Track:  What's Deterring Intelligent Buildings - Listen to the People on the Inside!
 Speakers:
    •  Matt Cable - Stantec
    •  Nuno Duarte - Brookfield Global Integrated Solutions (BGIS)
    •  Michael Groppi - CBRE, Inc.
    •  Scott McBrayne - Cadillac Fairview Corporation
 Moderator: 

    •  Martha DeGrasse - RCR Wireless News

Salon III 
   Connected Home Track:  Qualified Professionals for the Home and Building Automation Industry: How Can Educational Providers Help?
 Speakers:
    •  Larry Chang - Laney College
    •  Jeff Gardner - Electronic Systems Professional Alliance (ESPA)
    •  Helen Heneveld - Bedrock Learning, Inc.

 Moderator:
    •  Dr. Morad Atif - Texas A&M University

 Salon I
 4:40pm
5:40pm
 Intelligent Buildings Track:  Data Analytics and Cybersecurity - Clouds and Fog!
 Speakers:
    •  Matt Jakuc - CSA Group
    •  Mark Petock - Lynxspring Inc.
    •  Andre Ristaino - ISA Security Compliance Institute

 Moderator:
    •  Therese Sullivan - BUILDINGCONTEXT.me

 Salon III
 Connected Home Track:  Smart Homes - Builders and Developers Profiting
 Speakers:
    •  Ken DeLeon - CalBRE
    •  Jonathan Feldman - Feldman Architecture
    •  Jason Wright - Marchand Wright & Associates
 Moderator:
    •  Elizabeth Choalwsky - CG-Advisory

Salon I 
 6:00pm
8:00pm
 A Grand Evening Reception
 
During this Grand Evening Reception, it will be a final opportunity to meet many of the exhibitors and sponsors.  Delegates will not only be able to network while enjoying music, refreshments and food...but also try their hand at "Whiskey Tasting".  Plus there is always the opportunity to network with delegates, sponsors, exhibitors and make new friends.
Atrium 
8:00pm
Onwards 
 Industry Dinners
 CABA will arrange 'Birds of a Feather' dinners at some of the best restaurants in Silicon Valley. Delegates can also arrange private dinners with customers and business associates in beautiful Santa Clara!
Various 
     
 

Friday • April 28, 2017

Biltmore Hotel & Suites

INDUSTRY BUILDING TOURS

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 9:00am
12:00pm

 Google 
 This Tour has been Sold Out

 Number of Attendees:  20 Max
 9:30 am - 11:30 am
 
2637 Marine Way, Mountain, CA
 Intel Corporation
 
Number of Attendees:  20 Max

 10:30 am - 12:00 Noon
 Santa Clara, CA

 Delta
 Number of Attendees:  25 Max

 10:30 am - 12:00 Noon
 46101 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA

 CBRE 360
 Number of Attendees:  No Maxium

 Time to be Determined
 225 W Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA

 PARC, a Xerox Company
 
Number of Attendees:  30 Max
 9:00 am - 11:00 am

 3333 Coyote Hill Road, Palo Alto, CA

 Intel Tiny Home
 Number of Attendees:  TBD

 Time to be Determined
 Location to be Determined

 Google's Visitor Center
 Number of Attendees:  TBD

 Time to be Determined
 Location to be Determined


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Forum Home Program Speakers Pitch Fest EXPO Floor
Sponsors
 
 
 Pre Conference Rate
Ends April 14th, 2017

 Conference Discount 
Rate Ends March 26, 2017

For information about the various sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities, contact Sashien Godakandae, CABA Business Development Coordinator at godakandae@caba.org or call at 613.686.1814 x 229.