Kenneth Wacks

Dr. Kenneth Wacks has been a pioneer in establishing the home systems industry and a management advisor to 150 clients worldwide. His business spans home and building systems, utility customer services, and digital entertainment networks (including HDTV and IPTV). Clients seek his help to locate strategic business partners, financing, and new customers. He also provides due-diligence for investors and expert witness services for litigants.

The Consumer Electronics Association chose Dr. Wacks to chair the international committee (ISO/IEC) establishing standards for home and building systems and energy management. He proposed and edited the world standard for residential energy management incorporating demand response, renewables, and storage. In addition, he has written American National Standards for home automation.

Dr. Wacks chairs the Editorial Advisory Board of the CABA magazine iHomes & Buildings and is a featured contributor under the byline "Ken Wacks' Perspectives."

Dr. Wacks received his Ph.D. from MIT as a Hertz Fellow and studied at the MIT Sloan School of Management.