Intelligent Buildings Co-founder Selected as Smart Building Instructor in the Office of Executive Education at Harvard University

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Leading edge Harvard Executive Education class on "Smart Buildings" expands in its second year, co-instructed by Intelligent Buildings, LLC Co-Founder Rob Murchison.

Rob Murchison, Co-founder of Intelligent Buildings, LLC, has been selected for the second year as an instructor in the Office of Executive Education for Harvard University for their smart building and smart cities curriculum. The class is named “Smart Buildings: Making Place at the Intersection of Planning, Design, and Technology”.

Mr. Murchison and Intelligent Buildings have been recognized with numerous industry firsts, including lead consulting on “The Smartest Building in America”, conception and development of a Clinton Global Initiative public private partnership, program management for the largest energy analytics project in North America, and the creation of national smart building standards for both the US and Canadian federal governments. Additionally, he has been named one of the “35 to watch in the industry for 2014″.

Mr. Murchison will bring his considerable experience and expertise in both smart buildings and smart community consulting to the diverse classroom comprised of real estate developers, managers and leasing professionals, master planners, government executives and technology leaders.

The class will examine the transformation of the base-building, including trends towards IP-based automation systems; identify trends and tools for next generation place making; analyze operational considerations for the new built environment with impact on cost, environment, quality, and user experiences; and articulate smart building impact on process, design, and construction.

The one-day class will take place on the campus of Harvard University at the Graduate School of Design building and registration can be found at

About Intelligent Buildings, LLC: Intelligent Buildings is a smart real estate advisory services company. It provides planning and implementation management of next generation strategy for new building projects, existing portfolio optimization and smart community development along with practice focuses on building analytics and building controls system security. For more information, please go to


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