The Annual Training Centre Conference took place at the Htbluva (HTL) Tech school in St. Polten, a 30 mins drive from Schonbrunn Palace where the Group met the evening before for a tour, dinner and a concert.


Ufuk Unal (KNX Certification Manager) went through the updates that have been made to the MyKNX Training Centre Tool and the Training Documentation this year. He also outlined the proposed updates for 2019.

Following the Training Centre focused presentation, Joost Demarest, CTO of KNX Association made a presentation summarising the challenges that lie ahead for KNX IoT and the opportunities there are for KNX IoT.

André Hänel, Tool Manager of KNX Association, then showed the new ETS Inside updates and gave a live demonstration on Project Transfer and Restore Points / Backup. In the second part of his presentation, he disclosed the future implementations that are planned for ETS.

In the afternoon, Eight Manufacturers (ABB, Alexander Maier, Siemens, Hager, Schneider, Tense, Weinzierl and ProKNX) presented some of their new products from light + building 2018.

Julian Barkes, BEMCO – October 2018.