ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

The 10th annual ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit (The Summit), brings together experts and professionals from many disciplines to think about energy challenges in new and innovative ways, with the goal of moving transformational energy technologies out of the lab and into the market. Join other industry experts, thought leaders, and decision makers at the 2019 Summit to: 

  • Experience the latest technological advancements across a wide variety of energy sectors
  • Attend practical seminars on accelerating the commercialization of cutting-edge technologies
  • Network with innovative technology companies, federal government leaders, entrepreneurs, and researchers all ready to collaborate
  • Meet influential government, research labs, and private-sector leaders offering partnerships and funding opportunities
  • Listen to exciting keynotes from industry leaders and luminaries on the future of energy technology
  • Apply to have your breakthrough technology featured in the highly regarded Technology Showcase

Dec R&T Forum – UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings: A Living Showcase of What’s Possible

The UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings is a first-of-its-kind technology, innovation and collaboration center showcasing United Technologies products and integrated systems.

Located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, the center features solutions and interactive displays from UTC’s Comfort, Control and Security brands (CCS), creating a living showcase of what’s possible when technologies are implemented intelligently and integrated to increase efficiency, protect people and property, and enhance the occupant experience.

This presentation will focus mainly on the building’s HVAC innovations, and, time-permitting, we will visit the building operations remotely, via its building automation system.


William (Bill) Chadwick
Principal Systems Engineer
UTC Building Solutions Group, AdvanTEC
United Technologies Corporation 

Bill is part of the global UTC Building Solutions Group, which serves as a central point of contact for key accounts and delivers highly engineered solutions to solve customer problems in various vertical markets. Bill Chadwick serves as principal systems engineer within the AdvanTEC technology & engineering group.

Bill has more than 45 years of building systems engineering experience. He has:

  • Expertise in HVAC systems analysis, design, and integration; indoor air quality design and remediation; and building systems control and integration.
  • Held positions within consulting engineering and architectural firms where he designed, engineered, and directed the design of HVAC, plumbing and fire protection systems for commercial, institutional and industrial buildings, new and remodeled.
  • Provided HVAC system design consultation for The New Falcon Stadium, Atlanta, GA, and the Residence Antilia, Mumbai, India
  • Developed various award-winning, custom solutions, including an innovative HVAC solution for the Sistine Chapel, which reduced energy use more than 30% while doubling the load.
  • Determined the MEP system selections and served as the design consultant for UTC’s new Center for Intelligent Buildings, designed to use 40% less energy despite increasing outdoor air ventilation by over 50% to improve IAQ and occupant productivity.

Bill has served on industry advisor boards for both the Syracuse Center of Excellence in Environmental and Energy Systems, and the Center for High Performance Buildings at Purdue University.  He received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, and a Certificate in Indoor Environmental Quality, Syracuse University. Bill is a Licensed Professional Engineer in MI, OH, NY and PA. He is a Certified Energy Manager from the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), and is a LEED® Accredited Professional BD+C from the U.S. Green Build Council (USGBC). He remains active in ASHRAE as a Life Member.


Greenbuild International Conference and Expo

Thousands of building professionals from all over the world will come together at Greenbuild 2018 for three days of outstanding educational sessions, renowned speakers and special seminars. Greenbuild provides the opportunity to visit with more than 600 suppliers and top manufacturers of the latest green building equipment, products, services and technology available in today’s market, and is dedicated to transforming the market and changing the way people all over the world experience buildings.

ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

The ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit is an annual conference and technology showcase that brings together experts from different technical disciplines and professional communities to think about America’s energy challenges in new and innovative ways. Now in its ninth year, the Summit offers a unique, three-day program aimed at moving transformational energy technologies out of the lab and into the market.