Operational Intelligence Nominated as Finalist for 2017 ControlTrends Awards

Operational Intelligence Finalist in ControlTrends Awards CTA

Operational Intelligent’s, David Murray, smart building expert, has been nominated as a finalist for the 2017 ControlTrends (CTA) Awards


CTA Awards Dinner | Hard Rock Cafe | 21 January 2018 | Chicago


Operational Intelligence is proud to have been nominated as a finalists for the 2017 ControlTrends Awards.

ControlTrends and the ControlTrends Academy were created to provide HVAC and industrial controls professionals with a place to learn and share information about the rapidly changing world of commercial and industrial controls.

We are delighted to announce that our smart cities, buildings and workplace expert David Murray has made it into the finalist category for Progressive Consulting Engineer of the Year (Demonstrated Industry Leadership in Advancing the Smart Building).

David is the Customer Insights & Innovations Manager for Operational Intelligence. He has a strong background in Automotive, HVAC, BMS and Integration software solutions, developed over 20+ years in the building services and automation industry.

Throughout his career, Murray has worked with many customers on numerous projects and solutions. His current focus is working with building owners, developers and portfolio managers to help them achieve the best outcomes for asset performance and human productivity in the race for digital transformation of buildings, cities and workspaces.

The ControlTrends Awards voting process is not only open to controls professionals but the whole industry, so everyone is also welcome to participate and place their vote. You can only vote once, but feel free to send the link and share this ballot with your co-workers and colleagues! Click here to start the nomination process.

Thank you – we appreciate your support!

Smart Buildings Expert, David Murray



Smart Buildings Summit 2017 Recap – Smart Cities, Buildings & Workplaces


David Murray and Lakshan Weerasekera at the Operational Intelligence Booth


Australia’s most innovative Smart Buildings Event.

Operational Intelligence would like to thank all those that attended the Smart Buildings Summit 2017 on November 28-29 at The Holmes Building, The University of Sydney. Operational Intelligence was proud to be a part of the most powerful gathering of leaders working at the intersection of commercial and corporate real estate, technology, automation and innovation in Australia to discuss the latest smart buildings technology and innovations in the industry.

The summit was a full house packed with decision-makers involved in the design, construction and management of their buildings and infrastructure assets. A range of local and international expert speakers discussed how IoT can be leveraged to enhance building performance, better manage portfolio risk and liquidity, transform the tenant and user experience and create new revenue streams through IoT. Topics ranged from the technology evolution to new value adding services, innovative revenue streams, future buildings and cities, new generation approaches to building design and delivery, better collaboration, infrastructure transformation and sustainable strategies.

Operational Intelligence smart spaces expert David Murray led a roundtable discussion on the value of lifecycle Building Information Modeling (BIM) and commission to operate using BIM. The key takeaway – by harnessing the latest digital technologies to leverage off BIM and real time data you can get all the information required to make smarter decisions and drive business outcomes.


The Smart Buildings Summit session attendees

Operational Intelligence provides expert consulting for smart building solutions to save you time and money through increased system efficiency, productivity and transparency. If you weren’t able to attend the Smart Buildings Summit but you are interested in driving gains far beyond sustainability, contact us today to start working on a smart solution for you.