Smart Street Lighting Workshop

Smart Street Lighting
 
The Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) hosted a free workshop on August 15, 2018, for municipalities interested in conversion to money-and-energy-saving LED street lights.
 
The workshop provided information about the Illinois Smart Street Lighting master contract program. State master contract vendors, Johnson Controls, Globetrotters Engineering and TEN Connected Solutions were present. ComED and Ameren were also present to explain available incentives.

For more information on the Illinois Smart Street Lighting program or how to utilize the State of Illinois' state master contracts, please contact Essam El-Beik, email: essam.el-beik@illinois.gov and Tel: 214 792 9866.  ​

Click on the links below to view the workshop presentations. 
Click on the links below to view the workshop presentations.

Welcome/Introductions

  • Dr. Suzet M. McKinney, Executive Director/CEO, Illinois Medical District
  • Kirk Lonbom, Chief Information Officer, State of Illinois

Overview of the State Master Contracts & Smart Street Light Architecture

  • Katherine Tople, Procurement Officer, Department of Innovation & Technology
  • Essam El-Beik, Consultant, Department of Innovation & Technology

Smart Street Lighting Vendor Introduction

  • Moderator: Greg Wass, Chief Technology Strategist, Illinois Medical District
  • Ermin Arslanagic, Account Executive, Johnson Controls
  • Brian J. McPartlin, Executive Vice President, Globetrotters Engineering
  • Rob Campbell, President & Co-Founder, TEN Connected Solutions

Available Incentives

  • Bill Burns, Senior Engineer, Commonwealth Edison
  • Mary Jo Warskow, Technical Projects Manager, Elevate Energy
  • Byron Lloyd, Public Sector Energy Advisor, Leidos (Ameren)

Case Studies

  • Moderator: Essam El-Beik, Consultant, Department of Innovation & Technology
  • Lisa Brown, National Director Local Government, Johnson Controls
  • Ajay Shah, Chief Executive Officer, Globetrotters Engineering
  • Rob Campbell, President & Co-Founder, TEN Connected Solutions 

Smart Applications

  • Tunesia Tilley, Lighting Design Engineer, Johnson Controls
  • David Reyes, Project Manager, Globetrotters Engineering
  • Jim Schriver, Director Smart City Solutions, TEN Connected Solutions