Gerd Fleischhammer

Oliver Baumann, LEED AP, CPMP

18-Oct-2018, 10:00-10:30AM

Session: Communities

Track G | High Performance Buildings & Communities

German City Energy Practices and Pathways to Net-Zero Neighborhoods

Gerd Fleischhammer

Oliver Baumann, LEED AP, CPMP
Baumann Consulting Inc.

Gerd Fleishhammer:


Gerd Fleischhammer is 57 years old, married, with two adult children. He studies general mechanical engineering and University of Stuttgart. Gerd was a consultant at Energieconsulting Heidelberg (EHC) from 1988 to 2003. He was the head of the department at GA-tec Energy controlling from 2004 to 2006. He has been the auditor at Association of German District Energy since 2010. Gerd has also been an Independant Consultant since 2006 with a focus on energy efficiency, district energy in neighborhoods, CHP and renewable energies, and energy master planning for colleges, communities, and industry in Germany, Canada, USA, and Asia.


Oliver Baumann:

In 2006,German-native Oliver Baumann relocated to the United States to establish Baumann Consulting, a specialty consulting firm for energy efficiency and sustainability.As the President and CEO,he successfully developed the business from a one-man operation to an international firm with a staff of 25 located in three offices across two continents.

Oliver has over two decades of experience in design, commissioning, and measurement & verification for high-performance buildings. After joining the EB- Group in Munichin 1996,he went on to establish the Building Simulation Group and later served as Project Manager for integrated building design and low-energy projects and Head of the International Projects Group. Oliver earned his Diploma (M.Sc.) in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University of Munichin 1997.

Building on his experiences in Germany, Oliver’s expertise covers the entire life cycle of commercial,institutional and industrial buildings and facilities, from developing innovative energy concepts, peer review for design, quality assurance during construction, and measurement and verification of building performance and operation. As an advisory expert to building owners and project teams, Oliver advances cutting-edge best practices for high-performance buildings to maximize return on investment. Oliver also works to guide universities and communities to develop and implement campus wide and community wide integrated energy master plans.

One of the top engineering executives in the industry, Oliver earned the prestigious distinction of being named to Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine’s 40 Under 40 list in 2009.In 2014 Baumann Consulting was awarded the prestigious MERLIN Award for Outstanding Service Provider by the German American Chamber of Commerce. Oliver is the author of more than 25 publications and over 60 presentations on design, commissioning,and operation of energy efficient buildings.



Track: G High Performance Buildings & Communities | Session: Communities


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