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Distech Controls Introduces New CIBSE CPD Course

November 30, 2017

[Lyon, France, November 30, 2017] - The Internet of Things (IoT) is set to have an enormous impact on the building controls industry but what does that mean? Distech Controlsan Acuity Brands company and innovation leader in energy management solutions, tackles this question in its new CIBSE accredited CPD course.

Entitled Building Automation Embraces the Internet of Things (IoT), the course focuses on the meaning behind IoT and how it can improve the performance and comfort of commercial buildings. Attendees will learn how IoT can benefit the Building Management Systems (BMS) industry to create more intelligent and connected buildings.  Attendees will also see how an advanced system, combined with controller unification capabilities, can create intelligent buildings that are ready for an internet-connected future.

“We are delighted to offer this new CIBSE accredited CPD course,” says Chris Irwin, Vice-President of Sales Europe & Africa at Distech Controls. “There is so much buzz around IoT and we want to must educate people about the real and tangible benefits of IoT compatible buildings. This course will help to do just that, while also answering questions or concerns attendees may have when it comes to adapting their building or building control strategies.”

Aimed at consulting engineers, facilities managers, services contractors, architects, building owners and building specifiers, Distech Controls is offering courses throughout the UK and Ireland. The course consists of a two-hour presentation that aims to enhance attendees’ knowledge of the BMS market, whilst also increasing awareness of the challenges and opportunities that await the future of the industry.

To learn more, please visit Distech Controls CPD Course.


About Distech Controls

An innovation leader in energy management solutions, Distech Controls provides unique building management technologies and services that optimise energy efficiency and comfort in buildings, while reducing operating costs. We deliver Innovative Solutions for Greener Buildings™ through our passion for innovation, quality, customer satisfaction, and sustainability. The company serves multiple market segments through its worldwide business divisions, service offices and a superior network of Authorised System Integrators. Distech Controls, Inc. is a subsidiary of Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc. For more information visit


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