Joost Demarest

CTO | KNX Association Antwerp, Belgium
Joost Demarest


Since 1992 responsible for Certification of Home and Building Control Equipment on the basis of the EIB protocol, since 2001 on the basis of the KNX technology. Secretary of the KNX Technical Board, KNX Certification Group and KNX Executive Board; member of KNX Working Group Interworking. Since June 2006 CTO/CFO of KNX Association. Member of several international standardization committees.



KNX – Constantly on the Move

Joost Demarest
Joost Demarest KNX Association CTO Speaker

21-05-2024 11:10 21-05-2024 11:55 Europe/Madrid KNX – Constantly on the Move KNX, a robust and innovative technology, continuously improves while maintaining steadfast backward compatibility. This is proven through his historical evolvements, solid technical foundation, and central role in automation. Recent extensions, such as KNX Secure and KNX IoT development, combined with ongoing improvements, ensure it stays future-proof. With standardized interoperability and a 30+ year track record without compatibility issues, KNX stands the test of time, offering both reliability and adaptability. Auditorium
Tue 21 11:10h - 11:55h Auditorium

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory