President, Connexx Energy
Anno Scholten, C.E.M., C.D.S.M., is the President of Connexx Energy, Inc., a leading developer of applications and solutions that connect Smart Buildings with the Smart Grid.
Anno has spent the last 25 years driving innovation in smart building systems and smart grid technologies. He has developed leading-edge, smart-grid energy products for the commercial building markets that have included Constellation Energy, where he helped lead the design of Constellation’s pioneering automated demand response system, VirtuWatt Energy.
During the last decade Anno has been a major contributor and leader in a number of critical standards efforts that have transformed building automation systems including BACnet, LON, and oBIX. He is a widely recognized industry expert and sought after speaker at building automation and smart grid conferences and holds US Patents on a Distributed-Architecture Building Controller, Automated Load Control and Dispatch System and a System for Improved Energy Utilization of a Large Building or Facility.