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Parks Associates will continue to review speaker submissions throughout the year. Submit to speak for an upcoming session.

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Michael Martin
John Mack
EVP and MD, Co-Head Investment Banking Imperial Capital
Roeland Nusselder
Co-founder & CEO Plumerai
Jeff Xie
CEO Chefling
Eran Orr
CEO XRHealth
Daniel Holcomb
Senior Analyst, Smart Home Research Parks Associates
Rohin Parkar
Co-Founder & CEO Spintly
Tyson Brown
Manager Strategic Partnerships Google
Alexander Linn
CEO Shipshape AI
Jennifer Harris
Federal Program Officer, Texas National Telecommunications and Information Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
Thomas Breare
Head of Flexibility and Partnerships Octopus Energy
Chris Weltzien
Senior Vice President Business Development iolo
Rob Shema
Director of Business Development altafiber
Christopher Schouten
Sr. Marketing Director Kudelski IoT
Steve Elliston
President Elliston Systems & Design
Ross Garrett
Chief Product Officer CamerEye
Tony Nicolaidis
Chief Commercial Officer Origin Wireless AI
Teddy Meyer
VP of Marketing & Customer Experience GreenMarbles
Jonathan Storino
Vice President Elexa Consumer Products
Eugenia Blackstone
Chief Marketing Officer Iris Powered by Generali


In the 20+ years that Parks Associates has hosted CONNECTIONS™, the connected home has evolved from a high-end concept toward a mass-market opportunity with incredible revenue potential. Today several high-profile market disruptions are emerging as a result of broadband adoption, smartphone usage, and consumer expectations for connectivity solutions that provide a personalized experience.

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Press Release

February 28, 2024
Market research leader Parks Associates announces 2024 executive events Smart Energy Summit, Smart Spaces, CONNECTIONS™, Connected Health Summit, and Future of Video
Events host thousands of industry leaders to learn, network, and advance the industries for connected home, video distribution, energy management, connected health, and multifamily and SMB technologie... Read More
February 27, 2024
Parks Associates: 59% of EV owners are able to charge at work
Research event brings together experts from the energy and utility sectors Parks Associates research finds EV (electric vehicles) owners charge at home most often but 59% are also able to charge at... Read More
February 26, 2024
SmartThings, SkyBell, Arcadia, Resideo, and Universal Electronics sponsor Parks Associates’ 15th annual Smart Energy Summit
Research event brings together experts from the energy and utility sectors Parks Associates today announced SmartThings, SkyBell, Arcadia, Resideo, and Universal Electronics as sponsors for this we... Read More
February 21, 2024
Parks Associates co-locates 15th annual Smart Energy Summit at DISTRIBUTECH to address role of connected home and utility partnerships for future of energy management
52% of US internet households say they actively work to reduce energy consumption at home Parks Associates will host its 15th annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer at DISTRIBUTECH, on F... Read More
February 15, 2024
Parks Associates: 24% of households report they are not currently enrolled in an energy program such as demand response or time-of-use
Smart Energy Summit addresses much needed marketing for energy programs Parks Associates will highlight new research at the 15th annual Smart Energy Summit, co-located with DISTRIBUTECH, February 2... Read More
February 08, 2024
Parks Associates’ second annual Smart Spaces: Apartments, Hospitality, and Community Living addresses future of tech in multifamily
Nearly 40% of MDU residents find smart home devices appealing Parks Associates today announced the topics and call for papers for the second annual Smart Spaces: Apartments, Hospitality, and Commun... Read More
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Schedule & Topics

CONNECTIONS™ sessions offer a mix of market research, analysis, and industry insight. This approach is necessary to capture the complexity and see the opportunities in these interconnected markets.

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May 07 | 2024

Building Value for the Modern Consumer

May 07 | 2024 - May 09 | 2024

CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference

June 13 | 2024

Home Services: Familiarity, Affordability, and Value

December 12 | 2024

Smart Home Future Outlook 2025

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Options include in-person events, virtual sessions, and a research workshop.

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