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Current responsibilities
As part of JLL's Smart Building Solutions team, Yann helps clients prepare and implement technology platforms that are driving the next generation of buildings and data-driven facilities management.

Years of experience
Yann has nearly 20 years' experience in office and technical facilities management, energy and sustainability, and high-performance buildings.

Most recently, he was founder and president of Evolved Buildings, helping property owners and developers create intelligent IT architectures for "net-zero" and high-performance buildings.  Palmore was also the president of Sustainable SoCal Inc., a consultancy focused on construction management, energy efficiency and strategic real estate planning.

As the owner's representative during construction, Yann was instrumental in the overall design and delivery of the J. Craig Venter Institute in La Jolla, CA. Considered the world's first net-zero laboratory building, the project has received international recognition and won multiple awards for its visionary design and  innovative technology.  

Palmore holds a BS in Business Administration and a certificate in Computer Science from Washington University, and an MS in Technical Management from Johns Hopkins University.

In addition, he is a Certified Energy Manager and member of the Association of Energy Engineers. He is a frequent speaker at leading industry conferences, including IBCON, I2SL, Tradeline, GreenBuild and the American Institute of Architects.