Upcoming Industry Events

Parks Associates is supporting the Connected Health Conference.

Parks Associates is hosting a research workshop prior to the event. The workshop will be held at the Seaport World Trade Center on October 25 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Taking place in Boston, a hub of health and innovation, the 9th-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.

Connected Health Conference
When: October 25-27, 2017
Where: Boston, MA

Brett Sappington, Senior Director of Research at Parks Associates, will speak at UX Next.

Brought to you by the creators of the industry leading Internet of Things World comes UX Next 2017, the brand new show exploring the evolution and future direction of service enablement.

The show will bring together technological leaders to debate how these new forces will impact the ecosystem and define the future industry roadmap. Innovators, CEOs, CTOs, CDOs, Heads of UX from Tech and Service Providers, Global Brands and Enterprises driving the future of these platforms will come together, along with the developers responsible for creating the next generation of services.

Keynotes include Google, Coca-Cola, Facebook, Foursquare, Samsung and Citi. 

UX Next
When: October 30-31, 2017
Where: Palo Alto, CA

Parks Associates is supporting Digital Media Pipeline New York.

This one-day conference brings together digital entertainment content owners, service providers and retailers to focus on business-to-business opportunities in the digital delivery of home entertainment to consumers. The 2017 event is November 2 at the Helen Mills Theater in New York.

Digital Media Pipeline New York
When: November 2, 2017
Where: New York City, NY

Parks Associates is hosting the 12th-annual CONNECTIONS Europe: IoT and the Connected Consumer.

Produced by Parks Associates, CONNECTIONS™ Europe is a two-day executive conference focused on the impact of IoT on the consumer. The event explores innovative business strategies, new crossover industry partnerships, and advancements in IoT solutions that are creating more consumer engagement and business opportunities for smart home, cloud services, and connected entertainment solutions. Parks Associates industry analysts moderate all sessions, with discussion, insights, and networking with leading executives representing all IoT ecosystems.

The event will take place in Amsterdam at the Amsterdam Marriott Hotel.

CONNECTIONS Europe: IoT and the Connected Consumer
When: November 1-2, 2017
Where: Amsterdam

Parks Associates is supporting AfricaCom.

AfricaCom is the essential must attend event of the year. Bigger and more comprehensive than ever before, with a broader free content programme, 450 exhibitors, and 100’s of prominent industry speakers, AfricaCom offers an unparalleled opportunity to; discover pioneering innovation that will influence Africa’s progression; network with thousands of like-minded individuals and; forge new collaborations that will move your business ahead.

When: November 7-9, 2017
Where: Cape Town, South Africa

Parks Associates is supporting SPTechCon Washington D.C.

The 10th autumn version of SPTechCon is part of the world’s premier independent SharePoint/Office365 event series, with 700+ delegates and top exhibitors! It is for IT professionals, SharePoint power users and developers. Choose from more than 70 classes and tutorials presented by more than 40 expert speakers and Microsoft MVPs.

Use code SHAREPOINT for a $200 conference discount off the prevailing rate of a three-day or four-day pass.  

SPTechCon Washington D.C.
When: November 12-15, 2017
Where: Washington D.C.

Parks Associates is supporting Smart Home Summit.

Patrice Samuels, Senior Analyst at Parks Associates, will speak at Smart Home Summit at 4:30 p.m. on November 15.

This year's Smart Home Summit brings together industry leaders to showcase and examine innovations in connecting home devices that are interoperable, built by partnerships, cross the generational gap, and bring a positive ROI.

Smart Home Summit
When: November 15-16, 2017
Where: Palo Alto, CA

Parks Associates is supporting I AM VR: Future of Entertainment Conference.

The I AM VR: Future of Entertainment Conference is a multicultural platform celebrating the convergence of emerging technology, music, and entertainment. Taking place alongside the BET Experience and BET Awards, I AM VR provides access to influencers in the Hip-Hop market along with key executives in the music and entertainment industry while also introducing virtual reality to millenials from underrepresented communities in one venue.

The event is open to the public and sponsorship opportunities are available. Tickets will be available on Eventbrite. 

I AM VR: Future of Entertainment Conference
When: November 18, 2017
Where: Los Angeles, California

Parks Associates is supporting IoT Tech Expo North America.

Brad Russell, Research Analyst, Parks Associates, will chair the Data & Security track on Wednesday, November 29. Russell will also moderate the panel "IoT Data Analytics for Intelligent Decision Making" at 9:50 a.m. on the same day.

Returning to Santa Clara this November, the 2017 IoT Tech Expo North America will host thousands of attendees including IT decision makers, developers and makers, OEM’s, government and council officials, automotive exec’s, operators, technology providers, investors, venture capitalists, and many more. The IoT Tech Expo will showcase the most cutting edge technologies from more than 150 exhibitors and provide insight from over 200 speakers sharing their unparalleled industry knowledge and real-life experiences.

This year’s event will highlight the most innovative advancements in technologies which are affecting IoT. There will be case studies and dedicated tracks covering the entire Internet of Things ecosystem including Smart Transportation & Cities, Developing for the IoT, Connected Industry, IoT in Enterprise, IoT Innovations & Technologies and Data & Security.

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

Parks Associates is supporting the Solar Business Festival.

The Solar Business Festival (SBF), is the leading solar conference and exhibition in Texas, that provides a significant business platform for knowledge sharing, connectivity, marketing, and sales, bringing together solar & storage companies involved in the Texas market, companies looking to expand into Texas, companies looking to grow their business beyond Texas, and energy consumers.

The two-day conference segment features a wide variety of sessions on, components of doing a solar and storage business in Texas, microgrids & energy storage, distributed grid, project financing, sustainable buildings, smart grids, solar initiatives & innovations, utility integration, community solar projects, policies, incentives and goals, market growth opportunities, regulatory framework, international solar market opportunities/challenges, sustainable farming, and more. The expo is B2B focus and attracts visitors in the retail, commercial, industrial, residential industries, and facility managers.

Solar Business Festival
When: November 29-30, 2017
Where: Austin, TX

Parks Associates is hosting the 12th-annual CONNECTIONS Summit at CES.

CONNECTIONS Summit is an annual research and industry event hosted by international research firm Parks Associates at CES in Las Vegas. The executive event features one day of panel discussions on the smart home, Internet of Things (IoT), and connected entertainment, with trends and implications for connected consumers and opportunities for companies to build new revenues and innovative business models.

The 2018 CONNECTIONS™ Summit features panels examining successful consumer-focused strategies in designing and deploying IoT, smart home, and connected CE and health solutions. Leading analysts from host Parks Associates present consumer research and moderate expert discussions on crossover opportunities among these ecosystems, with insights on emerging trends, including AI, voice controls, and growing privacy concerns.

The 2018 CONNECTIONS™ Summit will take place January 9 during CES, which runs January 9-12 in Las Vegas.

CONNECTIONS Summit at CES: IoT and the Smart Home
When: January 9, 2018
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada

Parks Associates is hosting the ninth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer.

The Smart Energy Summit examines the changing role of utilities to help empower consumers with solutions to save energy in the home. The event addresses the potential benefits of incorporating smart products into energy efficiency and DR programs and the opportunities across converging ecosystems for the market for energy solutions, including connected devices, energy management, utility services, and home control platforms and services.

The event also focuses on identifying new strategies that utilities and other providers can leverage connectivity as a result of the adoption of new consumer technologies. Research analysts, thought leaders, and industry executives present and discuss business strategies, case studies, partnership opportunities, and consumer research that utilities, service providers, retailers, and manufacturers can use to expand and monetize their energy offerings.

The ninth-annual Smart Energy Summit will take place February 19-21, 2018, at the Fairmont Hotel in Austin, Texas. The summit agenda features leaders from utilities, state and national regulators, telecom and security companies, retailers, and OEMs.

Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer
When: February 19-21, 2018
Where: Austin, TX


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