Siemens Smart Infrastructure is CxEnergy 2020 Gold Sponsor

January 29, 2020

Also Presenting on: Evolution of MBCx in an IOT Enabled Environment

Participating in Presentation on: How Monitoring-Based Commissioning Changes the Cx Business Model

(Washington, D.C., January 29, 2020) CxEnergy, the only conference and expo dedicated exclusively to building commissioning and energy management, announced today that Siemens Smart Infrastructure (SI) will be a Gold Sponsor.

SI is shaping the market for intelligent, adaptive infrastructure for today and the future. It addresses the pressing challenges of urbanization and climate change by connecting energy systems, buildings and industries. SI provides customers with a comprehensive end-to-end portfolio from a single source – with products, systems, solutions and services from the point of power generation all the way to consumption. With an increasingly digitalized ecosystem, it helps customers thrive and communities progress. They will be exhibiting at Booth 316/318.

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Robust CxEnergy Preconference Agenda Precedes Event Opening

January 24, 2020

Symposia on Data Centers, Building Diagnostics, Certification Featured

(Washington, D.C., January 24, 2020)—The premier event in commissioning, energy management, and building analytics and diagnostics, CxEnergy 2020, announced its preconference program. The event takes place April 6-9, 2020 in San Diego, CA at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. Prior to CxEnergy’s official April 6 opening at a networking reception in the Exhibit Hall, attendees and others are able to sign-up for a variety of workshops, seminars and certification exams separately or in conjunction with full conference registration. Preconference offerings include…

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AABC to Exhibit at AHR Expo 2020

January 20, 2020

Presenting on Fundamentals of Test, Adjust, & Balance

for Engineers, Cx & Energy Providers

 

(Washington, D.C. January 16, 2020) – The Associated Air Balance Council (AABC) will exhibit at AHR Expo 2020, the world’s largest HVACR marketplace, in booth 6253, collocated with its affiliated associations, the AABC Commissioning Group and Energy Management Association.

Highlights of AABC’s appearance include a presentation led by Mike Kelly, TBE, CxA (American Testing, Inc.), Fundamentals of Test, Adjust, & Balance for Engineers, Cx & Energy Providers. This practical, information-packed session explains many of the key test and balance challenges—from practical system design considerations, to the TAB Process, to obtaining meaningful and useful data—that if properly addressed in cooperation with an independent TAB firm, can ensure that any project goes smoothly. (Feb. 3, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Room W312C)

AABC is a co-presenter of CxEnergy 2020 the only conference and expo dedicated exclusively to Cx and energy management (April 6-9, San Diego, CA).

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Facility Commissioning Group is CxEnergy 2020 Gold Sponsor

January 10, 2020

Also Providing Technical Presentations on:

4G,5G, Data Analytics; Commissioning for Reliability and Resiliency

(Washington, D.C., January 10, 2020) CxEnergy, the only conference and expo dedicated exclusively to building commissioning and energy management, announced today that that Facility Commissioning Group (FCG) will be a Gold Sponsor.

FCG is a Lexington, KY-based engineering firm created specifically for and dedicated solely to providing independent third-party direct for owner commissioning services by highly qualified certified personnel led by licensed Professional Engineers in their Lexington office and Indiana Registered Architect in the Indianapolis branch office.

FCG’s participation in the event extends to a pair of presentations on the CxEnergy Technical Program. Jim Magee, CxA, EMP, LEED AP, President, FCG will team with Bob Knoedler P.E., CxA, EMP, Hanson Technical Services, Inc. (president EMA) for a topical session entitled, Commissioning for Reliability and Resiliency – Lessons Learned. FCG will also provide a high-tech flavored commissioning presentation, 4G, 5G, Data Analytics, Digital Collaboration and the Modern Delivery of Cx Services. FCG’s Jim Adams, PE, CxA, EMP and Matt Adams, CxA, EMP will provide the commentary.

CxEnergy 2020 is being held April 6-9 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, CA.

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TMCx Solutions, LLC is CxEnergy Gold Sponsor

January 8, 2020

For Immediate Release

(Washington, D.C., January 8, 2020) CxEnergy, the only conference and expo dedicated exclusively to building commissioning and energy management, announced today that Las Vegas, NV-based TMCx Solutions, LLC will be a Gold Sponsor at the event.

The company offers a variety of commissioning, energy management and LEED services in offices throughout the Southwest and Vice President Loren Morris, P.E., CxA, EMP, sits on the Board of Directors of presenting organizations the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG) and Energy Management Association (EMA).

CxEnergy 2020 is being held April 6-9 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, CA.

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TLC Engineering Solutions is CxEnergy Gold Sponsor

December 12, 2019

Presenting on “Get Ready for Solar! How to Make your Projects Solar-Ready”

For Immediate Release

(Washington, D.C., December 12, 2020) CxEnergy, the only conference and expo dedicated exclusively to building commissioning and energy management, announced today that TLC Engineering Solutions will be a Gold Sponsor at the event. The company will also be an exhibitor.

TLC Engineering Solutions Principal and Director of Energy Services Mark Gelfo, P.E., CxA, EMP, LEED Fellow will present on the topic of “Get Ready for Solar! How to Make your Projects Solar-Ready.” This session will discuss the status of the solar industry, solar requirements in codes, incentives, and how to plan, design, build, and commission projects today for solar tomorrow.

“CxEnergy is hands down the best conference I’ve been to in my career, no doubt about it!” Gelfo said in anticipation of CxEnergy 2020 and its focus on commissioning and energy management programming.

Gelfo will be joined at CxEnergy 2020 by his TLC colleague Al LaPera, CxA, EMP, who will serve as an instructor at the preconference Energy Management Professional Seminar & Exam.

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CxEnergy 2020 Announces Preliminary Technical Program: Hundreds of Industry Leaders will attend Acclaimed Program for Commissioning & Energy Management Continuing Education

November 25, 2019

(Washington, D.C., November 25, 2019)—The premier event in commissioning, energy management, and building analytics and diagnostics, CxEnergy 2020, announced its preliminary technical program. The event takes place April 6-9, 2020 in San Diego, CA at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront.

CxEnergy draws hundreds of the nation’s leading commissioning experts, energy management professionals, MEP engineers, HVAC testing professionals, facility managers and building owners.

CxEnergy Technical Presentation attendees earn AIA (LU/HSW or LU), USGBC LEED General Education, CxA and EMP continuing education credits for presentations. The credits are widely applicable for other certifications and professional licenses (attendees should check with their certification or licensing body). View the preliminary program on the CxEnergy Website.

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EMA Celebrates Energy Efficiency Day by Offering Free Resource “Essential Techniques and Calculations for Energy Managers & Commissioning Authorities” Webinar Available Free on Line

October 2, 2019

(Washington, DC October 2, 2019)— The Energy Management Association announced that in recognition of Energy Efficiency Day, the organization is making its recent webinar, “Essential Techniques and Calculations for Energy Managers & Commissioning Authorities” available free online.

The 2-hour training webinar is instructed by EMA President Robert Knoedler, PE, EMP, CxA, of Hanson Professional Services. The webinar reviews calculations, formulas and unit conversions needed for ASHRAE level audits and commissioning activities. Among the many topics covered are: establishing an energy baseline, analyzing utility consumption, energy performance benchmarks, identifying/evaluating energy conservation measures (ECMs).

Viewers have the option of taking a short quiz afterward to earn two CEUs that apply to a wide variety of professional certifications including the Energy Management Professional (EMP), administered by EMA and the Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA), administered by its affiliate the AABC Commissioning Group.

View the Webinar On Demand

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ACG to Conduct CxA Workshop & Exam Nov. 4 in Charlotte In Conjunction with the SkyFoundry’s SkyPosium

September 27, 2019

For Information Contact:

Ed Armstrong (202) 737-7775

ed@commissioning.org

(Washington, D.C., September 27, 2019)—The AABC Commissioning Group (ACG) will conduct an educational workshop on November 4, 2019 in Charlotte, NC, followed by an administration of the exam for the Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA) credential for approved candidates.

The CxA event is being held in conjunction with SkyFoundry’s SkyPosium in Charlotte (Nov. 5-6). SkyPosium is geared toward senior-level professionals responsible for the design, construction, management and operations of mission critical facilities. (SkyPosium Registration) Read more

EMA, CEA form Collaboration

September 13, 2019

Groups will Work together on Range of Activities

For Immediate Release

Contact: Ed Armstrong (202) 737-7775, ed@energymgmt.org

(Washington, D.C., September 13, 2019) — The Energy Management Association (EMA) and California Energy Alliance (CEA) have formed a strategic collaboration to further their common objective of the continuous optimization of building energy performance, and leverage their members’ collective expertise in the development of educational programming and providing input to policy makers.

“CEA is excited to collaborate with the EMA in the upcoming several months, as EMA members bring an important, building owner/operator perspective to the CEA work in developing energy policy,” notes Doug Avery, CEA Co-Chair. Read more

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2020 Schedule
CxEnergy 2019 ProgramCxEnergy 2020 Abstract SubmissionAll technical sessions of CxEnergy 2020 will be submitted to AIA under LU/HSW category.
Monday, April 6
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.CxA Workshop (Day 1)
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.EMP Seminar (Day 1)

Tuesday, April 7
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.CxA Workshop & Exam (Day 2)
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.EMP Seminar & Exam (Day 2)
8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.AABC Test & Balance Seminar
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Welcome Reception in the Exposition Hall

Wednesday, April 8
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.Opening Plenary Session
8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.“Meet & Greet” with Sponsors & Exhibitors
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.Luncheon in the Exposition Hall
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Reception in the Exposition Hall

Thursday, April 9
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Brown Bag Luncheon
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Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA) Workshop & Exam

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
$650 (includes application fee, workshop & exam)
Note: Individuals who are interested in CxA certification must submit a completed CxA Application in advance of the test date to get approved to take the CxA exam.
 

CxA certification is open to independent industry professionals who meet all education and experience prerequisites and implement commissioning processes in new and existing buildings.

The CxA exam is a four-hour, closed-book exam consisting of 130 multiple-choice questions. The exam tests candidates on elements of the commissioning process, as well as general understanding of building systems and how commissioning fits in with the construction process. ACG recommends that all candidates thoroughly study the ACG Commissioning Guideline to prepare for the exam. Other reference materials are also available. Individuals who are attending CxEnergy may also want to register to attend the Workshop as final preparation for the exam.

Download the CxA Candidate Handbook for comprehensive information regarding the CxA certification program, including how to apply for certification and prepare to take the new examination.

Download CxA Application Form
View ACG Commissioning Guideline
Register

Energy Management Professional (EMP) Seminar & Exam

Monday, April 24 – Tuesday, April 25, 2017
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
$1,150 (includes application fee, seminar & exam)
Note: all required documentation must be submitted with the application in order to qualify for certification.
 

The Energy Management Process Seminar is designed to help candidates understand the energy management process and how it can be applied and serves as the final preparation for the Energy Management Professional (EMP) exam.

This program is based on the process described in the Energy Management Guideline. The detailed, phased process uses a data-driven approach and is designed to achieve maximum energy efficiency while ensuring optimal building performance. The Energy Management Professional (EMP) designation raises the bar for energy-related certifications. The EMP is a “master’s degree” for individuals who provide independent energy services and have not only a deep understanding of energy concepts, but also an intimate, hands-on understanding of how building systems operate.

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View Energy Management Guideline
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On-line registration available Nov. 3, 2014, please check back or email us and we’ll contact you. Anna@Commissioning.org

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2018 Technical PresentationsFinal 2019 Event ProgramAll technical sessions of CxEnergy 2018 are approved by AIA under LU/HSW category.
Monday, April 23
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.CxA Workshop (Day 1)
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.EMP Seminar (Day 1)

Tuesday, April 24
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.CxA Workshop & Exam (Day 2)
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.EMP Seminar & Exam (Day 2)
8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.AABC Test & Balance Seminar
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.CxA Gap Session for Recertification
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Welcome Reception in the Exposition Hall

Wednesday, April 25
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.Opening Plenary Session
8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.“Meet & Greet” with Sponsors & Exhibitors
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.Luncheon in the Exposition Hall
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Reception in the Exposition Hall

Thursday, April 26
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.Concurrent Technical Sessions
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Brown Bag Luncheon
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Contact Us

Questions about CxEnergy 2020?  Please contact a staff member below if you have any questions.

Sales and Marketing: Anna Kosova, Event Manager, anna@commissioning.org

Meeting registration and Meeting logistics: Cyndie Graddy, Meeting Planner, meetings@commissioning.org.

Membership and Certification: Gus Chijioke, Membership & Certification Coordinator at gus@commissioning.org.

Accounting: Azzizah Moore, azzizah@commissioning.org

Or you may contact ACG Headquarters at info@commissioning.org or call 202-737-7775.

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