Parks Associates hosts 11th-annual CONNECTIONS(TM) Europe Smart Home, IoT, and the Connected Consumer this week in Amsterdam
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 31, 2016) - Leading IoT research firm Parks Associates will host over 200 industry executives this week at the 11th-annual CONNECTIONS™ Europe: Smart Home, IoT, and the Connected Consumer. The executive conference takes place 2-3 November at the NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky in Amsterdam.
The two-day conference features keynotes from Allianz, Amazon, Nest, and Panasonic, as well as analyst presentations on IoT strategies and consumer research and panel discussions with high-level executives from start-ups, Fortune 500, venture capitalist, public relations, and media companies. Press are invited to attend.
"The smart home concept is expanding across Europe as consumers explore new energy management, security, and connected entertainment solutions in the IoT," said Stuart Sikes, President, Parks Associates. "Parks Associates anticipates steady growth over the next few years in key smart home and IoT categories, including security, smart light bulbs, thermostats, and energy. At CONNECTIONS™ Europe, we will address ways to enable connections for new partnerships and discuss solutions that will keep this market moving forward."
What: CONNECTIONS™ Europe: Smart Home, IoT, and the Connected Consumer
Date: 2-3 November 2016
Where: NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky
Dam 9, 1012 JS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Press registration: http://www.parksassociates.com/events/connections-europe/media/presspass
"Creating a More Thoughtful Home," François Girodolle, Head of Product Partnerships, Nest Europe, Nest Labs, Inc. - Wednesday, 2 November, 10:00
"Voice Control: Breakthrough in the Smart Home and IoT," Dave Isbitski, Chief Evangelist, Alexa and Echo, Amazon -- Thursday, 3 November, 9:45
"IoT and Connected Services: The Perfect Match," Dr. Christoph Döbrich, Innovation Manager, Allianz Worldwide Partners; David Tuerk, General Manager, Smart Home & Telecom Europe, Panasonic -- Thursday, 3 November, 11:45
Wednesday, 2 November
- 9:00 - Business Case for Smart Home and Connected CE Products
- 11:00 - Monetizing Consumer Demand for Safety and Security
- 13:00 - Opportunities to Deliver Smart Home Solutions through Different Channels
- 13:30 - Securing the Smart Home: Privacy and Security
- 15:00 - Value Propositions: Accelerating Adoption of Connected Home Solutions
- 16:30 - IoT and Smart Home Integration: Wearables and Entertainment
Thursday, 3 November