Press Release: Smart Buildings Academy and The Building People Announce Partnership to Provide Advanced Smart Building Training for Government Entities

April 23rd, 2024

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The Building People
215 Depot Court SE
3rd Floor
Leesburg, VA 20175
Ph. 703.669.2222

[April 23, 2024, Leesburg, VA] – Smart Buildings Academy, a leader in smart building technologies education, and The Building People, an innovative real estate and infrastructure solutions provider and leading provider of smart building and IoT technology integrations, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership to deliver comprehensive smart building training courses to government entities. This comprehensive coursework is now available through The Building People’s General Services Administration (GSA) Multiple Award Schedule.

This collaboration combines Smart Buildings Academy’s expertise in cutting-edge smart building education with The Building People’s extensive experience and reach within government sectors, including federal, state, and local agencies. The partnership aims to enhance the capabilities of government facilities through specialized training in smart technologies and systems integration, fostering more efficient, sustainable, and technologically advanced operations across government.

“We are thrilled to partner with The Building People to bring our specialized training programs to government agencies,” said Phil Zito, CEO of Smart Buildings Academy. “Our goal is to empower these agencies with the knowledge and skills to effectively integrate and manage smart technologies in their operations, which are crucial for modernization and sustainability in today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape.”

The Building People’s GSA Multiple Award Schedule will facilitate the delivery of these training services, ensuring government entities have streamlined access to these critical educational resources delivered by a team of experts with a deep understanding of government requirements when implementing smart building integrations. “Our partnership with Smart Buildings Academy represents a significant step forward in our commitment to enhancing government infrastructure through smart technology,” stated Lawrence Melton, CEO of The Building People. “Through this collaboration, we are not only providing essential training but also supporting the government’s efforts to improve efficiency, reduce operational costs, and advance towards a zero-carbon future.”

The training courses will cover various aspects of smart building technology, including automation systems, data integration, and energy management, tailored to meet the specific needs of government facilities. The program aims to equip personnel with the skills needed to optimize building performance and sustainability, ensuring that public sector infrastructure remains at the forefront of technological advancements.

For more information on the courses you can find The Building People’s GSA Multiple Award Schedule here.

About Smart Buildings Academy

Smart Buildings Academy provides comprehensive training and education on smart building technologies. With a focus on innovation and practical applications, Smart Buildings Academy equips professionals across various industries with the skills needed to design, implement, and manage advanced building systems effectively.

About The Building People

The Building People integrate technology, buildings, and people to solve today’s biggest real estate and infrastructure challenges. They solve the sustainability, infrastructure, and workforce challenges that disrupt organizations from reaching their full potential. Their experts deliver people-centric solutions that utilize automation technology, adaptive infrastructure, and scientific employee engagement strategies to transform the workplace.

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