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2019 Speakers



Jacob Atalla
VP, Sustainability
KB Home

Alarm.com - Anne Ferguson CONNECTIONS Keynote

Anne Ferguson
Vice President of Marketing

Chris Jones - iRobot 2019 CONNECTIONS Keynote

Chris Jones
Chief Technology Officer

Lennar - CONNECTIONS keynote

David Kaiserman
President, Lennar Ventures

Control4 - CONNECTIONS conference keynote

Charlie Kindel
Senior Vice President, Products and Services

Dennis Mathew - Comcast - CONNECTIONS keynote 2019

Dennis Mathew
Vice President and General Manager, Xfinity Home

Warren - Vivint Smart Home - CONNECTIONS keynote 2019

Jeremy Warren
Vivint Smart Home



Marcio Avillez, SVP of Business Development, CUJO AI

Avi Barel, Director, Business Development, ULE Alliance

Frederic Bastien, Co-founder and CEO, Mnubo

Brian Brackenbury, Director, Connected Products, Gentex Corporation

Alex Capecelatro, CEO, Josh.ai

Andy Chambers, Vice President of Connected Home, Assurant

Naveen Chhangani, Head of Product Management, Arlo

Rob Conant, CEO, Cirrent

Gary Davis, Chief Consumer Security Evangelist, McAfee

Alice DeBiasio, Vice President, General Manager, Pro Security Products, Resideo

Drew Doleski, Senior Product Manager, IoT/Telematics - Connected Home, Verisk Analytics

Aaron Emigh, CEO, Brilliant

Stephen Eyre, Area Vice President, Cloud & Smart Home and Business Solutions, Calix

Tony Frangiosa, CEO, InstallerNet, Inc.

David Friedman, CEO, Ayla

Chris Gibbons, MD, Founder and CEO, The Greystone Group, Inc.

Arsham Hatambeiki, Sr. Vice President, Corporate Product & Strategy, Universal Electronics Inc.

Chuck Hector, Chief Revenue Officer, Papa

Sheila Hicks, Vice President/General Manager, Cox Homelife, Cox Communications

Chris Johnson, Chief Strategy Officer, Brinks Home Security

Sean Kane, Client Engagement Manager, Mayo Clinic

Jochen Koedijk, Chief Marketing Officer, ADT

Kevin Kraus, Director Technology and Partner Integration for Yale and August Locks, ASSA ABLOY

Soren Lorentsen, Director of Global Business Development, SmartHome IoT, Silicon Labs

Linus Lundberg, Google Home + Nest Business Development, Google

Alton Martin, SVP Growth and Co-Founder, Trusource Labs LLC

Elizabeth Mathes, Director of Smart Home, The Home Depot

Katie McMahon, Vice President and General Manager, SoundHound Inc. 

James McPhail, CEO, Zen Ecosystems

Jeff Meredith, President & COO, Chamberlain Group

Dr. Chris Mitchell, CEO and Founder, Audio Analytic

Spencer Moore, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Rapid Response Monitoring

Felicite Moorman, CEO, STRATIS IoT

Vaidhi Nathan, SVP Camera, AI / Analytics, IntelliVision Technologies Corp., a subsidiary of Nortek Security & Control

Paul Palmer, Director, Business Development, Consumer Business Unit, F-Secure Inc.

Wannie Park, VP of Corporate Development, Inspire

Joe Roberts, EVP Marketing and Innovation, Nortek Security & Control

Adam Sand, CEO, Shopkick

Steve Shapiro, General Manager, Johnson Controls

Renee Soulliard, CMO, support.com

Mark Spates, Product Lead, Google

Linden Tibbets, Chief Design Officer, IFTTT

David Wechsler, Sr. Director Channels and Partnerships, Comcast

Eric West, Strategy & Partnerships, Ford Smart Mobility

Paul Williams, GM Product Management & Growth, GE Lighting

Matt Wolf, Head of Partnerships, SimpliSafe

Kellen Xu, Director of Global Business Development, Samsung SmartThings

Syed Zaidi, CEO, Frontpoint

Moderators / Analysts

Dina Abdelrazik, Senior Analyst, Parks Associates

Denise Ernst, Vice President, Parks Associates

Lindsay Gafford, Research Analyst, Parks Associates

Kristen Hanich, Senior Analyst, Parks Associates

Jennifer Kent, Senior Director, Parks Associates

Chris O'Dell, Research Associate, Parks Associates

Brad Russell, Research Director, Connected Home, Parks Associates

Patrice Samuels, Senior Analyst, Parks Associates


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