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BIG -CHI

Est. 2019 

Glass Buildings

CHAPTER LIAISON​

Ben Disney | chapters@buildingintelligencegroup.org | 224.558.9569

Upcoming & Past Events

Come meet your peers at one of our upcoming events for the Chicago area!

  • BIG-CLT: Leverage Your Beverage with IFMA
    BIG-CLT: Leverage Your Beverage with IFMA
    Thu, Jun 27
    Olde Mecklenburg Brewery - Ballantyne
    Jun 27, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
    Olde Mecklenburg Brewery - Ballantyne, 15025 Bowl St, Charlotte, NC 28277, USA
    Jun 27, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
    Olde Mecklenburg Brewery - Ballantyne, 15025 Bowl St, Charlotte, NC 28277, USA
    Join us at Olde Meck Ballantyne for a cold one (or two) with IFMA Charlotte to talk tech in facilities management with FMs, architects, engineers, energy professionals, and more!
  • BIG Detroit Happy Hour
    BIG Detroit Happy Hour
    Wed, Jun 12
    Detroit
    Jun 12, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Detroit, 800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, USA
    Jun 12, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Detroit, 800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, USA
    Join the BIG Detroit group at The Fountain Bar in Downtown Detroit! We will meet up for networking, drinks, and hopefully sunshine at the outdoor beach themed bar in Detroit's Campus Martius Park.
  • BIG-NYC Presents: Technology Building Operators Want
    BIG-NYC Presents: Technology Building Operators Want
    Wed, Jun 12
    JB&B New York Office
    Jun 12, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
    JB&B New York Office, 80 Pine St, Fl 12, New York, NY 10005, USA
    Jun 12, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
    JB&B New York Office, 80 Pine St, Fl 12, New York, NY 10005, USA
    Come join BIG-NYC for a night of networking, education, and roundtables, complimented with food and drink at JB&B's New York office. Registration is FREE. See more about the event below
  • BIG-CLE Shuffleboard
    BIG-CLE Shuffleboard
    Tue, Jun 11
    Cleveland
    Jun 11, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Cleveland, 4506 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102, USA
    Jun 11, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Cleveland, 4506 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102, USA
    With more BIG chapters popping up nationwide, now's the perfect time to get involved with a fast-growing industry organization. Join us for our FIRST BIG CLE chapter event to meet others in the industry and make valuable connections.
  • BIG-San Francisco Bay Meet Up!
    BIG-San Francisco Bay Meet Up!
    Wed, Jun 05
    Barebottle Brewing Co. Santa Clara
    Jun 05, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Barebottle Brewing Co. Santa Clara, 2520 Augustine Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
    Jun 05, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Barebottle Brewing Co. Santa Clara, 2520 Augustine Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA
    Are you an engineering, controls or sustainability professional interested in getting together regularly for topic discussions and networking? Then join us on June 5 at Barebottle Brewing Santa Clara for the first meeting of BIG - Building Intelligence Group - San Francisco Bay!
  • BIG-CO - Coffee Break - Exploring the Basics of Intelligent Buildings
    BIG-CO - Coffee Break - Exploring the Basics of Intelligent Buildings
    Thu, May 30
    Denver
    May 30, 2024, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM MDT
    Denver, 480 E 55th Ave Ste 500, Denver, CO 80216, USA
    May 30, 2024, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM MDT
    Denver, 480 E 55th Ave Ste 500, Denver, CO 80216, USA
    Take a break from your week with a coffee break with other industry professionals. This is a chance to network and discuss challenge and wins in the design and ongoing operation of buildings.
  • BIG-ATL (SoBEIT) Happy Hour Meetup
    BIG-ATL (SoBEIT) Happy Hour Meetup
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, May 21
    Wild Leap Atlanta
    May 21, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
    Wild Leap Atlanta, 125 Ted Turner Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30313
    May 21, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
    Wild Leap Atlanta, 125 Ted Turner Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30313
    Come meet and mingle with other Smart Building professionals over coffee with SoBEIT, the Atlanta chapter of the Building Intelligence Group!
  • BIG-CLT: Duke Energy Emerging Technology Office (ETO) Tour
    BIG-CLT: Duke Energy Emerging Technology Office (ETO) Tour
    Thu, May 16
    Emerging Technology Office
    May 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT
    Emerging Technology Office, 1900 N Main St, Mt Holly, NC 28120, USA
    May 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT
    Emerging Technology Office, 1900 N Main St, Mt Holly, NC 28120, USA
    LIMITED TO FIRST 20 REGISTRANTS! Join us at the Duke Energy Emerging Technology Office (ETO) to learn about the innovations being evaluated for our energy future. The ETO focuses on the intersection of clean energy and intelligence to test, measure, and learn about the new technologies.
  • BIG-NYC May Happy Hour @ Stone Street Tavern
    BIG-NYC May Happy Hour @ Stone Street Tavern
    Wed, May 15
    Stone Street Tavern
    May 15, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
    Stone Street Tavern, 52 Stone St, New York, NY 10004, USA
    May 15, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
    Stone Street Tavern, 52 Stone St, New York, NY 10004, USA
    Join us at Stone Street Tavern for a cold one (or two) to meet other Smart Building professionals. Our group contains 300+ industry professionals who meet to discuss the state of the market, current projects, and Registration is FREE (cash bar). See more about the event below
  • BIG-CLT Sugar Creek Tour
    BIG-CLT Sugar Creek Tour
    Wed, Apr 24
    Sugar Creek Brewing
    Apr 24, 2024, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
    Sugar Creek Brewing, 215 Southside Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA
    Apr 24, 2024, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
    Sugar Creek Brewing, 215 Southside Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA
    Join us at Sugar Creek Brewing to learn how AI and IoT help perfect brew making. Our group contains 200+ end-users, architects, engineers, and solution providers who meet to discuss the state of the market and life in Charlotte.
  • Interconnectivity Unleashed: Expert Panel Discussion on APIs and Buildings
    Interconnectivity Unleashed: Expert Panel Discussion on APIs and Buildings
    Thu, Apr 18
    DIALOG office
    Apr 18, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    DIALOG office, #500, 35 John Street, Toronto, ON M5V 3G6
    Apr 18, 2024, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    DIALOG office, #500, 35 John Street, Toronto, ON M5V 3G6
    Join us on April 18 for a panel discussion diving into the world of intelligent buildings and their interconnected systems. Our expert panel will engage in insightful discussions on leveraging various integration methods (APIs, cloud integrations, etc.) and challenges that present along the way.
  • BIG Colorado Happy Hour
    BIG Colorado Happy Hour
    Thu, Apr 04
    Denver
    Apr 04, 2024, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Denver, 476 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80209, USA
    Apr 04, 2024, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Denver, 476 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80209, USA
    Join the BIG Colorado chapter for some drinks, laughs, and engaging conversations. Meet at Burndown after work and stay as long as you like.
  • BIG-CLT March Happy Hour
    BIG-CLT March Happy Hour
    Wed, Mar 27
    Olde Mecklenburg Brewery & Biergarten
    Mar 27, 2024, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
    Olde Mecklenburg Brewery & Biergarten, 4150 Yancey Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA
    Mar 27, 2024, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
    Olde Mecklenburg Brewery & Biergarten, 4150 Yancey Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA
    Join us at Olde Meck for a cold one (or two) to meet other Smart Building professionals. Our group contains 200+ investors/developers, architects, engineers, and solution providers who meet to discuss the state of the market, current projects, and life in Charlotte!
  • BIG-Detroit Networking Event
    BIG-Detroit Networking Event
    Wed, Mar 13
    Conti Corporation
    Mar 13, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
    Conti Corporation, 6417 Center Dr, Sterling Heights, MI 48312, USA
    Mar 13, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
    Conti Corporation, 6417 Center Dr, Sterling Heights, MI 48312, USA
    Building Performance -Connected
  • Boston Smaht - Q1 - Building Ventures
    Boston Smaht - Q1 - Building Ventures
    Tue, Feb 27
    Building Ventures (Floor 2)
    Feb 27, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Building Ventures (Floor 2), 121 E Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Feb 27, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Building Ventures (Floor 2), 121 E Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Join BV Partner, Heather Widman, to discuss current venture environment, market dynamics, and their impact on startups.
  • BIG-TC / AEE Joint Event
    BIG-TC / AEE Joint Event
    Thu, Feb 22
    Minneapolis
    Feb 22, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Minneapolis, 420 N 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA
    Feb 22, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Minneapolis, 420 N 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA
    BIG-TC, the Twin Cities chapter of the Building Intelligence Group, will be hosting a joint event in collaboration with AEE, Association of Energy Engineers.
  • BIG Colorado Networking and AHR Recap
    BIG Colorado Networking and AHR Recap
    Thu, Feb 22
    Denver
    Feb 22, 2024, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Denver, 480 E 55th Ave Ste 500, Denver, CO 80216, USA
    Feb 22, 2024, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Denver, 480 E 55th Ave Ste 500, Denver, CO 80216, USA
    Network with others interested in the push for more intelligent buildings in Colorado. We will be discussing some of the take-aways from AHR earlier this year and opening the floor for ideas for the future of building intelligence. This is a BIG deal. Don't miss it.
  • BIG Toronto Event: Building Tour of QuadReal's Commerce Court
    BIG Toronto Event: Building Tour of QuadReal's Commerce Court
    Tue, Feb 20
    Commerce Court (@ Center of Main Lobby)
    Feb 20, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
    Commerce Court (@ Center of Main Lobby), 199 Bay St., Toronto, ON M5L 1G9, Canada
    Feb 20, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
    Commerce Court (@ Center of Main Lobby), 199 Bay St., Toronto, ON M5L 1G9, Canada
    An exclusive behind-the-scenes building tour of Commerce Court, guided by the expert team from QuadReal Property Group. Gain firsthand insights into the intricacies of GPON, network structure and administration, digital engagement platforms, integrated building management systems, and IoT devices.
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