Parks Associates announces sponsors for CONNECTIONS(TM) : The Digital Living Conference & Showcase
Sponsors include Verizon Wireless, Cisco, and Intel
"Home networking, crossdevice content accessibility, and enhanced communications features are not only differentiating features for service providers, consumer electronics companies, retailers, and technology companies, they create value in and of themselves," said Kurt Scherf, VP, principal analyst, Parks Associates.
Parks Associates forecasts that new revenues from home networking - spanning wholehome DVR, home network installation and management, fixedmobile convergence applications, online videoondemand on connected consumer electronics, and other home network services - will grow from $2.7 billion in 2010 to $6.7 billion in 2014.
"Our CONNECTIONS(TM) sponsors reflect a broad array of companies all adding value to both home networks and access services and helping to create new value from these exciting applications," Scherf said.
Reception: Verizon Wireless Gold: Cisco, Intel Silver: Accenture, ActiveVideo Networks, Allegro, DivX, D-Link, Gigle Networks, Intamac, ProVision Communications, PacketVideo, RedMere, Rovi, support.com Bronze: 4Home, Accedo Broadband, Affinegy, Arxan, IBM, iTOK, LEVEL Studios, PlumChoice, Vuze, Zenverge Breakfast: Roxio
Platinum supporting organizations are Churchill Club and JETRO. Supporting organizations include ADMIN, ATIS, CABA, CEDIA, ChinaCCM.com, Circle F Media, Digital Media Pipeline, Electronics Technicians Association, EMA's GamePlan Summit, ETSI, Experiential Marketing Forum, FTTH Conference & Expo, HomePlug Powerline Alliance, HomePNA, IDMA, MoCA, MPEG Industry Forum, SIP Center, Wi-Fi Alliance, Wi-Fi Technology Forum, Wireless Industry Partnership, and WITI.
Platinum supporting media are Connected Planet, Digital Media Wire, and Home Toys. Supporting media are BoogarLists, Conference Guru, Connect-World, FierceIPTV, FierceMobileContent, FierceOnlineVideo, FierceWireless:Europe, Gadgett, Global Electronics & Electrical Appliances, HiddenWires, Home Media Magazine, IPTV Industry, OSP, Residential Systems, Screen Digest, TVover.net, VentureBeat, and WiMAX Industry.
Parks Associates' analyst team will moderate all sessions and present recent findings from consumer research projects, including Consumer Decision Process, All Eyes on Video, Customer Support in the Digital Home, Broadband, Communications, and Entertainment Bundles, and Digital Media Evolution II.
For more information, visit www.connectionsus.com or contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 972-490-1113. Check the CONNECTIONS(TM) blog at http://connectionsconference.blogspot.com/ for updates or follow us on Twitter.com/CONNECTIONS_US.
CONNECTIONS(TM) : The Digital Living Conference and Showcase, hosted by leading research firm Parks Associates with support from the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) ®, is the premier executive event focused on the market developments and growth factors for advanced digital lifestyle solutions.
This unique researchdriven executive conference and showcase delivers insight and recommendations for new business models and opportunities in digital media/content, connected consumer electronics, broadband and valueadded services, and home systems. http://www.connectionsconference.com