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The seventh-annual Smart Energy Summit will take place February 22-24, 2016, at the Omni Austin Hotel Downtown in Austin, Texas.

Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer examines the expanding market for energy solutions and home controls and its impact on utilities, service providers, retailers, manufacturers, and consumers.

At this annual conference, Parks Associates analysts, media, and industry leaders evaluate new partnerships, strategies for consumer engagement, and deployment plans for energy and management solutions in the connected home.

The summit agenda features executives representing utilities, telecom and security companies, retailers, and OEMs presenting on the state of the market and the emerging consumer and business opportunities.

2016 Advisory Board 

Roy Perry, Vice President, Ecosystem Alliances, Alarm.com
Kevin Peterson, Senior Vice President, AT&T Digital Life Services, AT&T
Deborah Kimberly, VP, Customer Energy Solutions, Austin Energy
Daniel Herscovici, SVP and General Manager, Xfinity Home, Comcast Cable
Seth Frader-Thompson, President, EnergyHub
Patrick Agnew, In-Home Technology Program Manager, Florida Power & Light (FPL)
Robby Simpson, PhD, System Architect, GE, Digital Energy
Ken Wacks, Consultant, Home, Building & Utility Systems; Member, Gridwise Architecture Council
Ann Perreault, Marketing Director, Honeywell Building Solutions I Smart Grid Solutions, Honeywell
Letha McLaren, CMO, Icontrol Networks
Clark Pierce, VP and GM of Load Management Solutions, Landis+Gyr
Steve Oh, PhD, Senior Vice President, HEMS Task, Energy Business Center, LG Electronics
Ben Bixby, Director of Energy Products, Nest Labs
Scott Burns, Director of Innovation, NRG/Reliant
Yann Kulp
, Vice President SmartSpace, North America, Schneider Electric
Patty Durand, Executive Director, Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) 
Samudra Sen, Vice President - TXU Solutions, TXU Energy

Onsite Media Policies

Photography & Filming at Smart Energy Summit. Conference host Parks Associates will capture professional photographs, audio, and video during the conference. Attendees hereby grant Parks Associates and its representatives permission to photograph and/or record them at the conference and distribute (both now and in the future) the attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities.

Photography, Live Streaming or Recording Usage by Attendees. Audio recordings, video recordings, and live streaming are not permitted without the prior written consent of Parks Associates. All requests for press passes must be made in advance of the conference. Passes may be available at event registration based on need and availability. Press credentials are required for the issuance of a press pass, and Parks Associates requires that a copy of all published material be submitted prior to approval.

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