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The 2014 conference will take place May 13-15 at the San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront.


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CEA - CONNECTIONS 2014 Sponsor


Cisco CONNECTIONS Platinum Sponsor


iControl Networks - CONNECTIONS 2014 Sponsor


Amdocs - CONN 2014 Sponsor

Lowe's - CONNECTIONS 2013 Sponsor

Qualcomm - CONN 2014 Sponsor



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2014 Topics

Entertainment and Access Services

  • Creating a Successful User Experience
  • OTT Services in a Pay-TV World
  • Tomorrow’s Set-top Boxes
  • Young Consumers and the Future of Video Services

Connected CE Devices and Platforms

  • Innovation in Content and Services for Entertainment Devices
  • 4K Adoption and Rollout
  • The Emerging Role and Revenue Potential of Connected CE

Digital Content Discovery and Delivery

  • Cracking the Window: New Trends in Content Rights
  • Creating a Successful User Experience
  • The Future of Content Delivery
  • Virtualization of the Set-top Box

Smart Home

  • Aligning the Value Proposition with Consumer Demand - Security, Controls, Energy, Connected Health
  • Interoperability in the Internet of Things
  • Bundled Services: Crossing Multiple Industry Sectors
  • Strategies to Leverage Connected Home Devices

Mobile Devices, Content, and Commerce

  • Trends in Multiscreen Advertising
  • App Discovery and Marketing Services
  • API as Business Strategy
  • Connected Cars: The Next Smart Platform
  • The Role of Cellular/Wi-Fi in IoT
  • Creating New Shopping Behaviors
  • The Impact of Wearable Computing

Tech Support Services and Strategies

  • Support Automation: Strategies and Solutions
  • Premium Support for the Connected Consumer
  • Moving Customers into Long Term Relationships

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Over 103 million U.S. households will subscribe to pay-TV services by end of 2014

The U.S. will have over 103 million pay-TV households by the end of 2014, with two-thirds of pay-TV subscribers expressing interest in features they currently do not have, according to new research announced at CES today by Parks Associates.

The research firm announced it will host the 18th-annual CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference on May 13-15, 2014, at the San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront, which will focus on connected home topics such as pay-TV services..

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Industry Insights Blog

  • NAGRA Joins CONNECTIONS Conference as Sponsor

    Parks Associates is proud to welcome NAGRA as the newest sponsor of the 2014 CONNECTIONS Conference. NAGRA is joining the 18th-annual conference, held May 13-15 in San Francisco, as a Program Guide Sponsor.

    NAGRA, the digital TV division of the Kudelski - ...read more

  • Differentiating TV with Apps in a Competitive, Multi-Screen Market

    When TV providers deliver most of the same content, how do they differentiate in a highly competitive and rapidly changing environment? Content is still king, but AT&T believes content should be interactive and integrated with other devices and apps TV viewers use today. Hear from AT&T’s GW Shaw, Vice President of U-verse and Video Products, when he provides perspective on how apps are driving interactivity, increased customer engagement, and strong business results for AT&T - ...read more

  • How Innovations in User Experience Will Change the Connected Home

    Over 75% of U.S. homes now have broadband as well as a growing number of Internet-connected devices, and since 2010, weekly video consumption has grown approximately 30%, to nearly 30 hours per week. The user interface has evolved from a functional purpose to a cultivated experience, with various players battling to own the interface, thereby owning the consumer. During the 18th-annual CONNECTIONS Conference, speakers from People Power, DigitalSmiths, and Kannuu will discuss content - ...read more

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