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Connecting the Potential with the Premise of the IoT

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CONNECTIONS 2016 Smart Home Sessions

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IoT Support: Solutions for the Internet of Tomorrow

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CONNECTIONS Day One Tricia Parks

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CONNECTIONS 2016 Harry Wang

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Connected Apps: The New Battleground for Video Services

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CONNECTIONS 2016 Parks Associates research

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CONNECTIONS 2016 Digital Health Session

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Thank you to the attendees, speakers, and sponsors who made CONNECTIONS™ 2016 a resounding success.

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Greenwave Systems - CONNECTIONS sponsor  

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ULE Alliance - CONNECTIONS 2015 Sponsor  

BRONZE
 

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2016 Topics

Business Models and New Use Cases

  • Smart Home Devices: Changing Business Models
  • Business Models to Engage Consumers in Health, Energy, and Smart Home Offerings
  • New Use Cases for the Smart Home, Meter, Kitchen, and Car
  • Energy, IoT, and Smart Home Partnerships

Consumer Engagement

  • Evolution of the User Interface
  • Smart Home Devices: Privacy and Security
  • OTT and the Transformation of Pay TV
  • Risky Business: Piracy and Protecting Content in an OTT World
  • Consumerization of Healthcare: Trends and Technology
  • IoT Channel Strategies: Navigating Growth
  • Personalization: Audience Metrics and Big Data

Innovations Creating New Opportunities

  • Reinvention of the CE Industry
  • Entertainment in Tomorrow’s Gigabit-speed Broadband Home
  • Wearables and Smart Home Use Cases
  • Connected Cars: Innovation and New Consumer Experiences
  • Growth and Investing in the Smart Home

Technology Platforms and Services

  • Set-top Boxes and Cloud-based Services – Evolving Content Access
  • Role of Connected Device Platforms in the Content Ecosystem
  • Connected Health and Smart Home Platforms
  • Smartphone: Lifeline for the Connected Consumer
  • Support Strategies to Integrate Smart Devices in the IoT
  • Managing the Experience: Connected Everything
  • Seamless Interoperability: IoT and Smart Home

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Industry Insights Blog

  • 5 Reasons to Attend CONNECTIONS Summit at CES
    Parks Associates will host the 11th-annual CONNECTIONS™ Summit: Engaging Consumers: IoT and the Smart Home on January 5 at CES® 2017 . The one-day executive summit will focus on the best business models and value propositions in the Internet of Things (IoT), the smart home, and connected and mobile CE and services. 5 Benefits of Attending: Learn about emerging business strategies, con¬sumer trends, and new partnerships Network with over 500 top executives - ...read more

  • Open ecosystem of interoperable products is key for smart home growth: Insights from ZigBee Alliance
    Before attending CONNECTIONS™Europe  in Amsterdam, Tobin Richardson , President and CEO at ZigBee Alliance, answered several industry questions: Where do you feel the largest opportunity is for the smart home industry in Europe? The biggest opportunity will come from the establishment of open product ecosystems. Lighting is ‘illuminating’ the way for many applications, and LED is a great way for product and service providers to gain entry to the home with - ...read more

  • The Importance of Encouraging New Tech Talent
    The European Commission is driving infrastructure changes to contribute €250 billion of tech-industry growth to the European economy by 2020 through the Digital Economy Policy . This will create hundreds of thousands of jobs across Europe. But one looming issue with this policy is that, according to the EC's own figures, there won't be enough appropriately skilled workers to take on these roles, with an anticipated 756,000 unfilled ICT vacancies in 2020 . While the Commission is - ...read more

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