The president of Acuity Technology Group at Acuity Brands, Laurent Vernerey, recently sat down with CEO Magazine to talk about why he joined the organization and his vision for leading the group. The excitement around the disruption in the industry driven by smart lighting and building technology is what really caught Vernerey's attention.
He discussed how smart lighting obtains greater energy efficiency by allowing the occupants of a building to remotely control cooling and heating, lighting, spaces, and the control of building systems. Vernerey also discussed how the use of natural sunlight can reduce the use of man-made lighting, which incorporates sunblind control.
Read how Acuity Brands has responded to this market opportunity by not only delivering improved energy efficiency through LED lighting, lighting controls and BMS controls, but by integrating all of these technologies into a sensory network in the full article from the publication.