Matthias Lürkens, CTO of Gesytec GmbH, as Industry Visionary of the Year 2020
LonMark International has honored Matthias Lürkens, CTO of Gesytec GmbH, as Industry Visionary of the Year 2020. Mr. Lürkens receives this award as a long-time supporter and innovator of LonMark International. His achievements include the integration of LonMark Germany into LonMark International and the standardization work for the LON protocol, especially LON over HD-PLC. Mr. Lürkens served on the Board of LonMark International for six years and is Chairman of the LonMark Technical Committee and the German Marketing Task Group.
Matthias Lürkens: “I am very happy about this unexpected award. Of course, it is always teamwork. Therefore, I would like to thank my colleagues in the former board of LonMark Germany. In particular, I would like to thank Hartmut Quast, who Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH, for his indispensable contribution to the standardization of LON via HD-PLC and the entire team of LonMark International for their dedicated work and support. I would also like to express my sincere thanks to Ron Bernstein for the time we spent together at LonMark International and his great commitment to the standardization of LON over HD-PLC as ANSI/CTA709.8.
Being involved in LonMark International is relevant for me to be able to get ahead technically and find customers.”