Upcoming Industry Events

Parks Associates is supporting NFV & Carrier SDN: Automation & Monetization.

Join the industry’s top thought leaders at the leading US event devoted to virtualization for telecom network operators. The 2018 event will continue assessing what NFV and SDN are executing on several crucial fronts: automation from service assurance to security enforcement, more rapid development of innovative services and successful monetization of the cloud by CSPs. Security will also be discussed in terms of readiness and performance of commercial security solutions including adoption of emerging business models that will enable service providers to evolve into Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs).

NFV & Carrier SDN: Automation & Monetization
When: September 24-26
Where: Denver, Colorado

Parks Associates is supporting Insurance Analytics Canada Summit.

In 2018 the Canadian insurance community is striving to be on the forefront of the accelerating artificial intelligence race, whilst also driving performance and growth across the business utilizing actionable insights.

With 300+ attendees and an agenda packed with strategies and practical case studies on how to design and deliver a world-class analytics organization, Insurance Analytics Canada 2018 is the only place to get the inspiration, insights and networking you need to succeed.

Insurance Analytics Canada Summit
When: September 25-26,2018
Where: Toronto, Canada

Parks Associates is supporting Connected World Summit.

Connected World is a 2 day Festival of Connected Technology, uniting over 2,500 industry leaders, tech innovators, decision makers and investors.

Now in its 4th year, it has grown exponentially in content, technologies and audience size; with our original Connected Home and Cities tracks now complemented with disruptive subjects such as Blockchain, 5G and AI.

Join us on the 25th and 26th September in raising the bar for technology and business innovation events in London.

Connected World Summit
When: September 25-26,2018
Where: London, England

Brad Russell, Research Director, Connected Home, of Parks Associates will be presenting at the 2018 Z-Wave Summit. The presentation, Coming of Age: Connected Consumers and Smart Home Today, will be from 3:30 PM to 4:15 PM on 9/25/2018 and will cover the adoption, purchase intentions, and average number of devices per home as well as new technologies like voice and AI  that are transforming the user experience while new channels are opening up, each with their own value propositions and business models.


The Z-Wave Summit will feature dedicated technical and business/marketing sessions. Established in 2005, the Z-Wave Alliance is comprised of industry leaders throughout the globe that are dedicated to the development and extension of Z-Wave as the key enabling technology for 'smart' home and business applications.

Z-Wave Summit 2018
When: September 24-26, 2018
Where: Philadelphia, PA

Erik Overbeeke, European Partner Alliance and Parks Associates, will be a chairperson on Connected Homes track during the 2018 Connected Home Summit. Erik will be participating from 10:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. on September 26.

Now in its 4th year, Connected Home Summit, previously known as Smart Home Summit, is established as the leading European platform for the industry.
Examining new opportunities for connected living as connectivity in the home becomes ever more sophisticated, the summit draws together innovators from across the broad Connected Home ecosystem.

Connected Home Summit
When: September 25-26, 2018
Where: London, England

Parks Associates is supporting NY Media Festival.

NY Media Fest on Oct. 4-5 is an innovative event attracting top executives in games, television, music, and rights. The Festival brings together senior games, music, television and video leaders, brands and marketing execs as well as investors and start-ups over two days for Digital Music Forum (October 4), NY Games Conference (October 4), Future of Television (October 5), and Rights Tech Summit (October 5). The events focus on networking, meetings and deal-making and the conferences feature two tracks with fireside chats, panels, VR/AR and innovation demos and presentations on digital content creation, distribution, marketing, investment and monetization, meeting areas for power networking and receptions/after-parties. Check out www.mefest.com

NY Media Festival
When: October 4-5,2018
Where: New York City, NY

Parks Associates is supporting the 2018 TMA Annual Meeting

The 2018 Annual Meeting of The Monitoring Association is the “can’t miss” event for monitoring industry leaders. Each year, TMA welcomes a focused group of leaders and decision makers for education and engagement that can’t be found at any other industry event. The thought-provoking education program and unparalleled industry networking opportunities are complemented by the unique opportunity to interact with Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) representatives from the USA and Canada, all with the aim of helping members advance their businesses. The 2018 Annual Meeting will be held at the Eau Palm Beach Resort, October 13-17. 

2018 TMA Annual Meeting
When: October 13-17, 2018
Where: Manalapan, FL

Parks Associates is supporting the Global Summit on Artificial Intelligence and Neural Network.

Neural Networks 2018 welcomes you to the Global Summit on Artificial Intelligence and Neural Network to be held at Helsinki, Finland during October 15-16, 2018. This International Neural Network conference will bring together Researchers, Professionals, Professors, Scientists, Developers & Smart innovators to discuss strategies for AI & NN globally.

Neural Networks 2018
When: October 15-16, 2018
Where: Helsinki, Finland

Hunter Sappington, Research Analyst as Parks Associates, will be a panelist on the session "Internet TV: The Disruption - OTT: Phones - Tablets - PC – TV" at 3:45 p.m. on October 16, 2018 at Digital Hollywood

Digital Hollywood debuted in 1994and has from its start been among the leading trade conferences in its field with over 15,000 top executives in the film, television, music, home video, cable, telecommunications and computer industries attending the various events each year.

Digital Hollywood
When: October 16-18, 2018
Where: New York, NY

Parks Associates is supporting the Connected Health Conference.

Taking place in Boston, a hub of health and innovation, the 10th-annual Connected Health Conference will convene a multi-disciplinary and high-profile audience of more than 2,500 health and industry leaders world-wide. Over three days, we will host insightful programming and visionary presentations that will focus on advancing progress in care delivery and the innovative application of personal connected health technologies. Unique exhibition opportunities for emerging technologies, demos, and a new innovation lounge with concept areas to foster networking and creative collaboration. 

Visit Parks Associates at Booth #518

Connected Health Conference
When: October 17-19, 2018
Where: Boston, MA

Parks Associates is supporting the IoT Security Summit 2018.

Now in its 4th year, IoT Security Summit is heading to Dallas, Texas for 2018. This year’s event will welcome 250+ decision makers, influencers, and investors, 80+ forward thinking speakers, and 30+ exhibitors and startups.

Join us as we tackle crucial challenges surrounding security and showcase best practices to ensure enterprises, industries, and businesses can successfully capitalize on all opportunities. With a focus on establishing full stack, cloud-to-edge-security, the conference agenda will include topics such as Identity & Access Management (IAM), Blockchain, AI, Identity of Things (IDoT) and Quantum Computing.

IoT Security Summit
When: October 16-17
Where: Dallas, TX

Parks Associates is supporting Cable-Tec Expo.

With 16+ hours of learning, thought provoking speakers, industry leaders, close to 400 exhibiting companies and attendees representing 60+ countries, Cable-Tec Expo® is the cable industry’s largest, energized and most technical knowledge exchange event of the year!

Cable-Tec Expo
When: October 22-25,2018
Where: Atlanta,GA

Parks Associates is supporting Storage Visions Conference 2018.

IDC estimates that by 2025 we will generate more than 163 zettabytes of storage each year due to the growth of big data, the IoT and the growing amount and size of digital content. That’s a lot of data, and it would overwhelm our capability to storing and using this content. The 2018 Storage Visions Conference will show you how you can thrive in the coming Data Apocalypse, even while others are struggling to survive.

Please join us to help insure your future.

Storage Visions Conference
When: October 22-23,2018
Where: Santa Clara, CA

Parks Associates is supporting Broadband World Forum.

The Broadband Industry is at a point of change, and BBWF is the place where over 4,000 leaders gather to get updates, ensure they are keeping pace with technological trends, and find solutions to their biggest challenges.

With an exhibition buzzing with the latest network tech, an agenda brimming with top content and an unrivalled guest list, BBWF is established as the most important event for the global broadband industry.

Covering all of the industry’s priorities, speakers and exhibitors will be showcasing the latest innovations in areas including: Fixed Access, Virtualization & Cloud Services, 5G, Smart Home and Network Analytics.

Broadband World Forum
When: October 23-25,2018
Where: Berlin, Germany

Brad Russell, Director of Research at Parks Associates, will deliver a virtual presentation from 2:00 - 3:00 PM CT on October 24 at the Broadband Multimedia Marketing Association (BMMA).

The BMMA brings together broadband marketing professionals from the telco and vendor communities to share best practices, to learn about industry trends and services, and for the all important networking. 

Broadband Multimedia Marketing Association
When: October 24, 2018
Where: Virtual

Patrice Samuels, Senior Analyst at Parks Associates, will be moderating the "Servicing the Smart Home - A Growth Market Opportunity" panel from 12:00 PM to 12:40 PM at the Smart Home Summit on November 6, 2018 in San Francisco.

The panel will cover the needs that exist for IoT-related customer service to help with challenges homeowners are not prepared for. It will also discuss service models consumers require to manage upgrades and minimize costs of mainenance and replacements.

Now in its 3rd year, Smart Home Summit has been revamped for 2018 to take a deeper dive into the role of Voice AI in every aspect of the Smart Home market.

Smart Home Summit
When: November 6-7, 2018
Where: San Francisco, CA

Parks Associates is supporting the 38th PLMA Conference.

Plan now to join over 300 energy industry professionals coming to Austin, TX to gain real-world insight from practitioners and energy utilities active in the demand response, load management and distributed energy resources marketplace. Come and experience why PLMA conferences consistently receive high marks for quality content and peer-to-peer information exchanges. Full details can be found at https://www.peakload.org/38th-plma-conference.

In addition to a fully packed conference agenda, you’ll also have an opportunity to join PLMA Interest Group activities prior to the kick-off of our formal conference. And post-conference, members of the Utility Load Management Exchange (ULME) will hold their Fall 2018 meeting. Complete agenda details are available at: https://www.peakload.org/38th-conference-agenda.

38th PLMA Conference
When: November 12-14,2018
Where: Austin, TX

Parks Associates is supporting AI Expo North America.

The AI Conference & Exhibition taking place 28-29th November at Santa Clara Convention Center is a showcase of next generation technologies and strategies from the world of Artificial Intelligence, an opportunity to explore and discover the practical and successful implementation of AI in driving forward your business in 2018 and beyond.

The AI Expo will bring together over 2,000 visitors over the two days including IT decision makers, developers & designers, heads of innovation, brand managers, data analysts and scientists, start-ups and innovators, tech providers and venture capitalists.

AI Expo North America
When: November 28-29,2018
Where: Santa Clara, CA

Parks Associates is supporting Blockchain Expo North America.

Blockchain Expo is returning to Silicon Valley this November.

The event explores pressing issues, developments and applications of blockchain technologies in major industry verticals including finance, energy and entertainment.

The Expo also offers an exhibition hall, featuring over 300 companies. Learn more, and register for your place, at https://blockchain-expo.com/northamerica.

Blockchain Expo North America
When: November 28-29,2018
Where: Silicon Valley, CA

Parks Associates is supporting IoT Expo North America.

Taking place in the heart of Silicon Valley on November 28-29, the 3rd annual North America event will host 2 co-located events covering AI and Blockchain, with 12,000 attendees expected to attend including CTO’s, Heads of Innovation & Technology, IT Directors, Developers & Start-ups, OEM’s, Government, Automotive, Operators, Technology Providers, Investors, VC’s and many more. The IoT Tech Expo will showcase the most cutting-edge technologies from more than 300 exhibitors and provide from over 300 speakers sharing their unparalleled industry knowledge and real-life experiences.

Key topics examined include:
• Smart building & facilities management
• Building the connected supply chain
• Intelligent city management
• Smart grid data management and analytics
• Intelligent transport management, Asset monitoring and management
• Delivering smart connected new products, and much more.

IoT Tech Expo North America
When: November 29-30,2018
Where: Santa Clara, CA


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