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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



Arrayent - CONNECTIONS 2014 Sponsor

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NETGEAR CONNECTIONS Sponsor PlanetEcosystems CONNECTIONS Sponsor Silicon Image - CONNECTIONS Sponsor 2014
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AlertMe - Smart Energy Summit 2014 Sponsor

Honeywell - CONNECTIONS Sponsor

Linear - CONNECTIONS US 2014 Sponsor - Premier Connected Home Conference

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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

  • 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

  • Welcome CONNECTIONS Sponsor Silicon Image

    Parks Associates welcomes and thanks the newest Bronze Sponsor for the 2014 CONNECTIONS Conference, Silicon Image. The connectivity solutions provider will be joining other industry leaders at the San Francisco Marriott Airport Hotel, May 13-15.

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  • Learn about Wearables from Bluetooth, Epson, Qualcomm, and Platronics

    New products such as the smart watch promise to enhance current app usage and mobile services while creating new opportunities in digital health and home management. Bluetooth SIG, Epson, Qualcomm, and Plantronics take an in-depth look at the innovations in wearable computing at the CONNECTIONS Conference in May.

    Full conference agenda located here: ...read more

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