An Introduction to Building Intelligence with Vincent Dermody

You might be as surprised as we were to learn that the first “smart building” was an unassuming office tower in Hartford, Connecticut. Today there is nothing more than a few old newspaper clippings to document this unusual distinction. So what went wrong? According to Vincent Dermody, Managing Director of CohnReznick Australia, the problem is that many smart buildings don’t actually work any better than their analog counterparts. In this episode, Vincent walks me through The 8 Principles of Intelligent Space that he thinks every building owner needs to adopt in order for their building to become smart.