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Bill Alderson, Corporate Director, Marketing, Rheem

Kris Bowring, Iris Smart Home Business Unit, New Business Development, Lowe's Companies

Scott Burns, Senior Director of Innovation, Reliant, an NRG Company

Luke Fishback, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, PlotWatt

Seth Frader-Thompson, President, EnergyHub

Joe Jankosky, Director, Intelligent Home New Verticals, Time Warner Cable

Jim Johnson, Executive Vice President, General Manager, Icontrol Networks

V. Rory Jones, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PlanetEcosystems

Jay Kenny, Vice President, Marketing, Alarm.com

Debbie Kimberly, VP of Distributed Energy Services, Austin Energy

Sujata Neidig, VP of Marketing, Thread Group

Steve Nguyen, Director - Marketing, Bidgely

Dave Oberholzer, Director, Energy Products & Business Development, WeatherBug Home by Earth Networks

Brad Paine, Director of Product Marketing, Honeywell Environmental & Combustion Controls, Honeywell

Matt Plante, CEO, EcoFactor

Jennifer Pulliam, Senior Director, TXU Solutions, TXU Energy

Ken Wacks, Management & Engineering Consultant, Gridwise Architecture, Council, U.S. Department of Energy

Gene Wang, CEO, People Power

Moderators / Parks Associates Analysts

John Barrett, Director of Consumer Analytics, Parks Associates

Maia Hinkle, Research Analyst, Parks Associates

Tom Kerber, Director, Research, Home Controls & Energy, Parks Associates

Stuart Sikes, President, Parks Associates


Past Speakers

2014 Keynotes

Erik Charlton, VP of Business, Nest

Bill Horrocks, VP, Product Management - Xfinity Home, Comcast

Debbie Kimberly, VP of Distributed Energy Services, Austin Energy

Stuart Lombard, President and CEO, ecobee

Kevin Meagher, Vice President & General Manager, Smart Home, Lowe's

 

2014 Speakers

Artyom Astafurov, Chief Innovation Officer, DataArt
Duncan Bees
, Chief Technology and Business Officer, HGI
Scott Burns, Director of Product Innovation, Reliant
Al Choperena
, CEO, Smartenit
Eric Danziger
, VP, Business Development, Genability
Ted Fagenson
, CMO, EcoFactor
Seth Frader-Thompson, President, EnergyHub
Joseph Franz
, Strategic Channel Partnership Development, Constellation
David Friedman
, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ayla Networks
Denis Garman, Category Leader - Energy Management & Information Group, Duke Energy
Kristian Handberg, Principal Consultant, Percepscion
Anthony Hawkins
, Group Product Manager, Landis+Gyr
Garth Hillman
, Secretary, Smart Grid Marketing and Technical Task Groups, Wi-Fi Alliance
Brent Hodges
, Senior Vice President Retail Unit, Tendril
Fabrice Hoerner
, Technical Marketing, Sr. Manager, Qualcomm
Dave Hyland
, Manager, Business Development, Schneider Electric
Syed Zaeem Hosain, CTO, Aeris Communications, Inc.

Joe Jankosky, Director, Intelligent Home Vertical Markets, Time Warner Cable
V. Rory Jones, President, PlanetEcosystems
Dave Kaintz
, Manager of Programs and Projects, SCE
Jay Kenny
, Vice President, Marketing, Alarm.com
Yann Kulp, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, EcoBusiness North America, Schneider Electric
Dan Lieberman, Senior Director of Platform Strategy, SmartThings
Josh Lich
, Product Strategy and Marketing, Opower
Tim Lott, Director of Energy, Vivint
Ryan Maley, Director of Strategic Marketing, ZigBee Alliance
Brewster McCracken
, President & CEO, Pecan Street Project Inc
Letha McLaren, Vice President, Product Management, iControl Networks
Kevin Meagher, Vice President & General Manager, Smart Home, Lowe's
Tomoyuki Nanami
, General Manager, DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED
Dave Oberholzer
, Director, Energy Products & Business Development, Earth Networks - WeatherBug
Duane Paulson
, SVP, Linear LLC
Matt Plante
, Vice President of Sales, Bidgely, Inc.
Jennifer Pulliam, Director of Products and Innovation, TXU Energy
Karthik Rajan
, Regional Vice President, ERCOT Sales, GDF SUEZ Energy Resources, NA
Ted Reguly, Director, San Diego Gas and Electric
Bram Reinders
, Director Alliance Management, CleanTX/Alliander NV
Bill Scheffler, Director of NA Sales and Business Development, Z-Wave/Sigma Designs
Alan Shaffer, Deputy General Manager, Lakeland Electric
Matthew Smith
, Senior Director, Utility Solutions, Silver Spring Networks 
Ken Wacks, Management & Engineering Consultant, Gridwise Architecture Council, U.S. Department of Energy
Gene Wang, CEO, People Power
Robert Warden
, VP of Partners and Alliances, Comverge, Inc.
Jeff Wilson
, Director of Product Management, NETGEAR    

Moderators / Parks Associates Analysts

John Barrett, Director of Consumer Analytics, Parks Associates

Maia Hinkle, Research Analyst, Parks Associates

Tom Kerber, Director, Research, Home Controls & Energy, Parks Associates

Stuart Sikes, President, Parks Associates

 

2013 Keynotes

Jeremy Eaton, VP & GM Honeywell Smart Grid Solutions, Honeywell

Doug Housemann, Vice President, EnerNex

Kevin Meagher, Vice President & General Manager, Smart Home, Lowe's Companies, Inc.

Roy Perry, Vice President, Ecosystem Alliances, Alarm.com

Ted M. Reguly, Director, Customer Programs and Projects, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)

 

2013 Speakers

David Bercovich, VP, North America, AlertMe

Wayne Callender, Manager of Market Intelligence, CPS Energy

Renée Castillo, Senior Director of Customer Services, Salt River Project

Prateek Chakravarty, VP of Business Development, Bidgely

Brad Cherry, HAN Readiness Senior Project Manager, Southern California Edison

Angela Chuang, Senior Project Manager, EPRI

Mike Coop, Co-Chair, Marcom Committee, IPSO Alliance; Smart Grid Task Force, UPnP Forum

Eric Danziger, VP of Business Development, Genability

Shane Dyer, President & Founder, Arrayent

Seth Frader-Thompson, CEO, EnergyHub

Greg Fyke, Director of Marketing, Wireless Products, Silicon Laboratories

Denis Garman, Category Leader, Duke Energy, Home Efficiency Solutions

Barry Haaser, Managing Director, OpenADR Alliance

Joel Hagan, CEO, ONZO

Bill Harmon, VP, Mass Markets & Product Innovation, Reliant Energy

Kevin M. Henry, Director Business Development, DACOR

Fabrice Hoerner, Senior Manager, Technical Marketing, Qualcomm

Doug Housemann, Vice President, EnerNex

Brian Huey, Business Development - Smart Grid and Energy Management, Sprint

Roy Johnson, CEO, EcoFactor, Inc.

Stephen Johnson, Product Line Manager, Consumer Energy Management, Itron

V. Rory Jones, President, PlanetEcosystems

Deborah Kimberly, VP of Distributed Energy Services, Austin Energy

Bernard Kiriakos, VP Business Development, Technicolor

Yann Kulp, Vice President, Strategy & Business Development, Eco-Business, Schneider Electric

Stuart Lombard, President & CEO, ecobee

Letha McLaren, Vice President, Product Management, iControl Networks

Kevin Meagher, Vice President & General Manager, Smart Home, Lowe's Companies, Inc.

Greg Memo, CEO, GreenWave Reality

Alan Messer, President and Chairman, UPnP Forum

Roderick Morris, SVP of Marketing and Operations, Opower

Duane Paulson, Senior Vice President of Product and Market Development, Linear LLC

Rich Peterson, VP Retail and Channel Development, INSTEON - Smarthome

Paul Pishal, Vice President, Business Development, M2M, Hitachi Communication Technologies Americas

Edwin Reyes, Jr., Director, Utility Sales, Southwest Region, Comverge Inc.

Bill Scheffler, Senior Director of North American Business Development, Z-Wave Alliance/Sigma Designs

Kumaran Siva, Board Member, HGI; Segment Marketing Manager, ARM Inc.

Jarrett Simon, Director Energy Efficiency, CenterPoint Energy

Robby Simpson, System Architect, GE Digital Energy

Louis Szablya, VP Sales and Marketing, Energate

Adam Tichelaar, Director, Connected Home Solutions & Program Management, North America, Amdocs

Ken Wacks, Home, Building & Utility Systems; Member, Gridwise Architecture Council

Tim Weidenbach, VP Product Management, Landis & Gyr

Jeff Wilson, Director of Product Management, NETGEAR

 

2013 Workshop Speakers - View Agenda

Mike Coop, Smart Grid Task Force, UPnP Forum

Greg Ennis, Technical Director, Wi-Fi Alliance

Hudson Levy, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Alarm.com

 

2013 Moderators / Parks Associates Analysts

John Barrett, Director, Consumer Analytics, Parks Associates

Tom Kerber, Director, Research, Home Controls & Energy, Parks Associates

Stuart Sikes, President, Parks Associates

 

2012 Keynotes

Kristen Bowring, Senior Director, Platform Lead, Home and Energy Management, Best Buy

Jeff Crews, Director, Business Development, 4Home Connected Solutions, Motorola Mobility, Inc.

Dan Flagler, Manager – Business Development and Partner Management, Verizon

Ted M. Reguly, Director – Customer Programs and Assistance, San Diego Gas & Electric

Jonathan "J.T." Thompson, Global Utility Sales Leader, GE Appliances - Home Energy Management

 

2012 Speakers

Gian Paolo Balboni, Head, Strategic Trends, Telecom Italia

Sarah Bresko, Sr. Product Manager, Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Ralph Brown, CTO, CableLabs

Scott Burns, Director of Innovation, Smart Energy, Direct Energy

Andres Carvallo, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Proximetry

Brad Cherry, Customer Service, Tariff Programs & Services, Southern California Edison

Patty Durand, Executive Director, Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative

Greg Ennis, Technical Director, Wi-Fi Alliance

Denis Garman, Strategy & Marketing, Duke Energy

Vince Groff, Executive Director, Cox Communications

Scott Hinson, Labs Director, Pecan Street Project Inc.

Tim Hirou, Vice President, IPSO Alliance; Founder & CEO, Convergence Wireless

Brian Huey, Business Development - Smart Grid and Energy Management, Sprint 

Fabrice Hoerner, Marketing Manager, Qualcomm

Kevin R. Imes, CEO, Allure Energy, Inc. 

Patrick James, Director Product Development, TXU Energy

Stephen R. Johnson, Jr., Product Line Manager, Consumer Energy Management, Itron

V. Rory Jones, Co-Founder & Chief Executive, yoUtilBill

Ogi Kavazovic, VP of Strategy and Marketing, Opower

Jay Kenny, Vice President, Marketing, Alarm.com

Dennis Kyle, VP of Strategic and New Market Development, Tendril

Robert LeFort, President and CEO, Ember

Stuart Lombard, President and CEO, ecobee

Andreas Martschitsch, Head of Digital Home, Swisscom

Annette Lown Mass, Assistant Public Counsel, Texas Office of Public Utility Counsel 

Kevin Meagher, VP and GM Smart Home, Lowe's

Greg Memo, CEO, GreenWave Reality

Karl Mutchnik, Solutions Manager, Connected Home Solutions, Ingersoll Rand

Peter Porteous, CEO, Blue Line Innovations

Karl R. Rábago, VP of Distributed Energy Services, Austin Energy

Bill Scheffler, Senior Director of North American Business Development, Z-Wave Alliance/Sigma Designs

Justin Segall, Co-founder and EVP, Simple Energy

Steve Shapiro, Group Director, ADT Security Services

John Steinberg, EVP of Business Development & Co-founder, EcoFactor

Isaias Sudit, CEO, Gridglo

Jonathan "J.T." Thompson, Global Utility Sales Leader, GE Appliances - Home Energy Management

Craig Tinder, Principal, Smart Energy, Reliant

Kenneth Wacks, Member, GridWise Architecture Council, U.S. Department of Energy

Gene Wang, CEO, People Power Co.

 

2012 Workshop Speakers

Daniel Flohr, CEO, SEQUENTRIC Energy Systems, LLC

Roy Perry, Vice President, Ecosystem Alliances, Alarm.com

Edwin Reyes, Jr., Director-Utility Sales, SouthWest Region, Comverge Inc.

Paul Wattles, Supervisor, Demand Response, ERCOT

 

2011 Keynotes

Ron Ambrosio

Ron Ambrosio
Senior Technical Staff Member, IBM Global Research Executive, Energy & Utilities Industry

Arnold

George W. Arnold, Eng.Sc.D.
National Coordinator for Smart Grid Interoperability, NIST
U.S. Department of Commerce

Carvallo

Andres Carvallo
Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
Grid Net

Robert Heffron

Robert Heffron
Utility Market Manager
Verizon

2011 Speakers

John Heflin Baker, Jr., Chief Strategy Officer, Austin Energy

Utz Baldwin, CEO, CEDIA

David Bercovich, Vice President, Business Development, AlertMe

Kris Bowring, Sr. Director, Emerging Business, Best Buy

Scott Burns, Manager, Smart Energy Product Management, Reliant Energy

Colin Calder, CEO, PassivSystems

Gavin Cato, Director of Strategic Alliances, Elster Solutions

Al Choperena, President, SimpleHomeNet, Inc.

Brian Dawson, CEO, Calico Energy

Christopher Deutschen, Senior Manager, Direct Energy

Greg Ennis, Technical Director, Wi-Fi Alliance

Sheri Givens, Public Counsel, Texas Office of Public Utility Counsel

Chano Gomez, Director of Business Development, Lantiq North America, Inc. representing HomeGrid Forum

Vince Groff, Executive Director, Cox

David Hennekes, Vice President, Residential Markets, TXU Energy

Randy Kauffman, President, NextEnergy

Mark Komanecky, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Eragy

Jerry Kurtze, Senior Manager of Marketing & Business Development, Motorola Mobility

John LaCour, COO, DMN3

Stuart Lombard, President and CEO, ecobee

Andy Melder, Powerline Marketing, Broadcom

Greg Memo, CEO, GreenWave Reality

Bill Muston, Manager, Research & Development, Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC

Ivan O'Neill, Strategic Alliance Manager, Southern California Edison

Roy Perry, Director, Strategic Assessment, CableLabs

Jennifer Pulliam, Director, Innovation, TXU Energy

Rob Ranck, President, HomePlug Powerline Alliance

Eric Saltzman, COO, EcoFactor, Inc.

Steve Samolinski, Director of Solution Management for Connected Home Solutions, Ingersoll Rand

Bill Scheffler, Senior Director of North American Business Development, Z-Wave Alliance

Ann Shaub, Director, Connected Home Services, Verizon

Andrew Tang, Senior Director, Integrated Demand Side Management - Products, Pacific Gas and Electric Company

JT Thompson, Utility Sales Leader, GE Appliances and Lighting

Kenneth Wacks, Member, GridWise Architecture Council, U.S. Department of Energy

David Waskevich, Market Development Engineer, STMicroelectronics, Inc.

John Weil, Global Product & Enablement Manager, Freescale Semiconductor representing IPSO Alliance

Steve Widergren, Principal Engineer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

 

2010 Speakers

Bill Bien, Executive Director, Enterprise & Government, Telstra

Didier Boivin, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Watteco

Kris Bowring, Sr. Director, Emerging Business, Best Buy

Collin Breakstone, Director Business Development - Energy Systems, Control4

Steve Cashman, Chief Strategy Officer, Exceptional Innovation

Mike Coop, Smart Grid Strategist, HomeGrid Forum

Reid Cram, Product Manager, Vantage Controls

Joe Dada, President and CEO, SmartLabs

Aaron Deyonker, Director of Product Management, eMeter

Bill Diamond, President and CEO, Xanboo

David Dollihite, Vice President, Product and Business Development, Mass Markets Energy, Direct Energy

Greg Ennis, Technical Director, Wi-Fi Alliance

David Friedman, Senior Director, Strategic Marketing, ZeroG Wireless, recently acquired by Microchip Technology Inc.

Dan Gittleman, Chairman & CEO, OpenPeak

Vince Groff, Executive Director, Cox Communications

Barry Haaser, Executive Director, U-SNAP Alliance

Brent Hodges, Director of Smart Energy Partnerships, Reliant Energy

Scott Hublou, SVP of Products, Co-Founder, EcoFactor

Jim Johnson, President & CEO, uControl

Stephen R. Johnson, Jr., Sr Product Marketing Manager, Itron

John Juliano, Global Energy and Utilities Industry Lead, Institute for Business Value, IBM

Ogi Kavazovic, Sr. Director, Marketing & Strategy, Opower

Michael Kuhlmann, President, Residential Control Systems Inc.

Brewster McCracken, Executive Director, Pecan Street Project Inc.

Letha McLaren, Vice President of Energy Products, iControl Networks

Kevin Meagher, CEO, Intamac Systems

Larry O’Connell, Manager, Product Marketing, Cisco Systems, Inc.

Roy Perry, Director, Technology Integration, CableLabs

Thomas Pickral, Director, Business Development, HAI

Charles Porter, Chief Strategy Officer, ista - North America

Bill Scheffler, Director of North American Sales, Z-Wave

Bill Simpson, Sr. Energy Efficiency Program Manager, Progress Energy

Dr. Kenneth Wacks, Member, GridWise Architecture Council, U.S. Department of Energy

Tony Wan, Director of Marketing, Cisco Systems, Inc.

Gene Wang, CEO, People Power

Nate Williams, CMO, 4Home

Tim Woods, Founding Partner, POCO Labs

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