The CxEnergy 2023 Conference & Expo, the leading event focused on commissioning, energy management, and building diagnostics, achieved tremendous success. The conference witnessed a high turnout of attendees, attracting a diverse range of participants interested in learning about the significance of commissioning. Notably, ACG introduced a special $99 rate for facility managers and building owners for the first time.
“Thank you for putting on this conference, this was my first and I really enjoyed it. Learned a lot from the owner’s perspective and spoke with some great and knowledgeable people,” said Dana Coolbroth, PE, PMP, NIST, office of facilities and property management, National Institute of Standards and Technology, CxEnergy 2023 attendee.
CxEnergy commenced with an organizational update from ACG Executive Director Ray Bert, who announced updates to the ACG Building Systems Commissioning Guideline that is free to building owners and facility managers. Click here to access your copy. Ginger Scoggins, PE, CEM, CxA, FASHRAE, ASHRAE incoming president, also addressed the attendees, highlighting the recent MOU between the presenting organizations and ASHRAE.
The CxEnergy technical program covered a wide range of topics, including ESG for independent third-party Cx providers, sustainability, decarbonization, electrification, and funding opportunities for Cx and energy professionals under the Inflation Reduction Act. With over 32 sessions, the program fostered insightful discussions. Moreover, the expo hall featured more than 40 exhibitors, who showcased commissioning software, controls, TAB instrumentation, and other services. Many exhibitors have been loyal participants for seven consecutive years, including their participation in virtual renditions of CxEnergy in recent years.
“The mix of attendees is great. This year I’ve been meeting with owners, general contractors, and of course my commissioning clients,” said Joe Pascal, Facility Grid, gold sponsor/exhibitor
Save the date for CxEnergy 2024: April 29 - May 2, at the Town & Country Resort in San Diego, California.