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Matt Ernst

Matt Ernst
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The digital infrastructure of building systems and our effective use of data can be 10x better than what it is today. My passion is applying cutting edge technology to operate the built environment more sustainably. I combine my hands-on experience working on mechanical and controls systems with engineering and IT knowledge to solve complicated problems in the built environment.
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The Potential of Machine Learning and AI for Smart Buildings

Applying machine learning to smart buildings has the potential to completely change our relationship to the built environment. To understand how impactful this change could be, the current state of building...
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The 3 Biggest Opportunities for IoT Innovation in Smart Buildings

The first step to any IoT project is having in-depth knowledge and understanding of the problem that needs to be solved. The biggest opportunities in the Smart Building market have existed...
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Transforming an Old, $1T Industry with IoT

The buildings we work and live in are old. Most buildings remain energy inefficient, hard to maintain, and not comfortable for their occupants. Not to mention, the energy used to run...
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IoT for Smart Buildings Isn’t What You Think It Is

Traditionally, there hasn’t been any reason to connect the internet to building automation systems. The HVAC, lighting, fire protection, and other systems work on their own. They directly read inputs (sensors)...