Remote Control of Appliances and Home Automation to be widely debated at Net -atHome™2005!

Several recent initiatives and numerous technology and products developments are now providing the industry with new perspectives on the home automation markets, making a more attractive set of applications and services available to consumers.

Highlighting those significant developments, a large part of the Net -atHome™2005 event will be devoted to home automation and home control, both through various contributions in the conference programme...



Energy management issues will be tackeld by Mark Ossel, VP & General Manager of ECHELON B.V., & Member of LonMark International
Gerrit Telkamp, CEO of Domologic Home Automation, will address home automation for the elderly and disabled
Venakt Bahl, VP of Ember Corporation will give an insight on ZigBee for home automation
Chris Johnson, VP Business Development of Zensys & Member of the Z -Wave Alliance, will point out Z -Wave for wireless home control
Attendees will benefit from the insight and interactive demonstration of Philippe Michel, CEO of Digital Home Concept,
Finally, Ryuho Narita, Chief specialist Home Appliance development of Toshiba & Chairman of the ECHONET Steering Committee, will present the TOSHIBA Feminity business model, as concrete example of market roll out.


... and through exhibitions from key players in the home automation: ECHELON Corporation, Zensys, the Z -Wave Alliance, ONE RF Technology, Digital Home Concept, the TEAHA Project, etc. will showcase their products and solutions at Net -atHome™2005.

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