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By 2015, there will be 90 million U.S. broadband households. What does that mean for your business strategy? Join over 500 digital living executives at CONNECTIONS™: The Digital Living Conference and Showcase on June 28-30 in Santa Clara to discuss the implications of broadband proliferation and cloud-based solutions. Register here.

CONNECTIONS™, hosted by international research firm Parks Associates, offers an unmatched combination on market research, executive intelligence, and high-level networking relevant for all players in the market for innovative consumer technology solutions and cloud media.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Eric J. Bruno, Vice President, Product Management, Verizon Telecom
  • David Grubb III, Vice President, Architecture & Strategy, Converged Experiences, Motorola Mobility
  • Glenn Lurie, President of Emerging Devices, Resale and Partnerships, AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets

CONNECTIONS™ will feature an analyst roundtable on cloud media, and special sessions covering the smart TV ecosystem, “Today’s Disconnected Connected State,” connect home systems and services, and the “Fifth Play.”

Parks Associates will host these three workshops prior to the opening keynote for CONNECTIONS™:

Digital Lifestyles: Services, Media, and Connected CE, a full-day workshop, addresses the market for cloud-based services and connected CE, including the opportunities, challenges, and implications for service providers, media companies, manufacturers, and technology providers.

Smart Energy: Keys to Compelling Consumer Value Propositions, a half-day workshop, focuses on the factors that motivate consumers to adopt energy management solutions. It includes analysis of market opportunities and updates on smart grid deployments and HAN pilots.

Mobile Technology in the Home: Monetizing Connectivity and Content, a half-day workshop, highlights industry trends in monetizing mobile content, services, and access platforms and implications for service providers and technology developers.

CONNECTIONS™ Sponsors are Association Sponsor CEA®; Platinum Sponsors IBM and Technicolor; Gold Sponsors Affinegy, Allegro, HCL, Radialpoint, and Rovi; Silver Sponsors AwoX; Hitachi; Independa; LEVEL Studios, a Rosetta Company; Motorola Mobility; PacketVideo; PlumChoice; Zonoff; and the Z-Wave Alliance; Bronze Sponsors AlertMe, EchoStar, HomePNA, iTOK.NET, Minerva Networks, and RoxioNow; and Break Sponsor Firstsource.