He is redefining the built environment by deploying disruptive technologies for healthcare facilities

Stefan Schwab

CEO, Enlighted Inc., Sunnyvale, USA

Why you should listen

Stefan Schwab recognizes that the omnipresence of digital technology in everyday life has heightened consumer expectations. In real estate, he believes the mantra has changed from ‘location, location, location’ to ‘technology, technology, technology.’

At the helm of Enlighted, a Siemens company, Stefan is bringing commercial real estate and healthcare into the Internet of Things (IoT) through a first-in-class sensor and analytics platform that provides smart energy solutions. Targeted to commercial buildings and healthcare facilities, Enlighted’s technology saves customers up to 90% in energy costs while improving the comfort of workspaces and the efficiency of the people who work in them.

To date, Stefan’s team was already able to power more than 210 million square feet of building from prominent companies such as AT&T, LinkedIn, and the United Kingdom’s National Health Service (NHS). He believes industries that deal with technological products need to react and innovate fast as there will always be significant disruptors of the status quo.

As Former Head of Operations of Siemens for Middle East and Asia Pacific, Stefan is known for strengthening team collaboration and driving business growth. His focus is to create digital effortlessness in the built environment.

Hear Stefan speak at Worldwebforum 2020 about how to tap into disruptive ideas, ensuring follow through and seamless implementation.

About Enlighted

Designed to change everything, we started by providing the world’s most advanced IoT platform to Fortune 500 companies around the globe from the heart of Silicon Valley. Now with Siemens as a global partner, our mission is to continue to drive innovation with our 5th-generation smart sensor and innovative app-based technology.

With our breakthrough sensor technology and a pervasive sensor network to real-time data collection and high-value applications, our advanced IoT solutions bring real intelligence and “consciousness” to Brilliant Buildings™. The latest 5th-generation sensor platform was created with unprecedented levels of power and upgradability to keep buildings brilliant even as the pace of IoT technology accelerates. Our Light, Aire and Space applications address building needs ranging from lighting and HVAC energy savings to space optimization, safety and security.

We have been honored with numerous accolades including a 2018 IoT Global Award, Sapphire Award’s Illuminator of the Year and SSL Smart Lighting Project Award, 2018 Cleantech Company of the Year, JPM Securities “Efficient Fifty”​ and 2017 Technology Headlines Company of the Year.

To date, our solutions have been installed in more than 200 million square feet of commercial buildings.



Silicon Valley based CEO of Enlighted Inc. a Siemens company.
Enlighted is the Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company that delivers the leading technology platform for smart buildings.

Our foundation is in lighting and we strive for customer value by connecting the OT and IT world of buildings.

With our game-changing sensor technology and scalable network to real-time data collection and high-value applications, Enlighted is redefining what a smart building can be. We bring Commercial Real Estate and Healthcare into the Internet of Things.