Upcoming Tradeshow, Conference & Exhibition Summary - September - December 2016

Here is a summary of what Tradeshows, Conferences & Exhibitions to look forward to in the coming months.

A First In the Smart Home Sector: Haier Showcases Core Competitiveness In 5 "Smart Home" Segments with the Haier U+ Platform At 2016NETech

The Haier U+ platform is supported by U+ smart home interconnection, U+ cloud service and U+ big data analysis platforms. As a whole they create a "U+ brain" with artificial intelligence, and a "win-win ecosystem" bringing together food, daily necessities, entertainment, security and bathroom accessories in a smart setting, allowing users to experience the convenience brought about by closed-loop services and driving transformation across the smart home sector.

Nucleus Announces the Availability of Its Anywhere Intercom with Alexa Voice Service, Making it the First Alexa-Enabled Touchscreen Device

Available now for purchase in select Lowe's stores nationwide and on Amazon.com

ULE Alliance Showcases ULE Smart Home Products at IFA 2016

The ULE Alliance showcases Smart Home products at #IFA, booth 6.2/102.

Rentals and Smart Home Survey Finds Competitive Edge

Andrew Burger for TeleCompetitor:  Travelers are more willing to make a reservation for short-term rental housing if the housing has smart home features, according to a rentals and smart home survey conducted by Edelman Intelligence for  smart home products provider August Home, Inc.

Eighty percent of vacation guests and 92% of business travelers said they would be more likely to complete a reservation for short-term accommodation rentals that were equipped with smart home technology, such as smart door locks, lighting, smart TVs, entertainment systems and doorbell cameras.  Cont'd...

Kickstarter - 15-Year- Old Develops World's Most Intelligent Smart Lock, Boltivate

15-year- old Tristan Wiener has developed, Boltivate, the world's most intelligent smart lock that is currently funded by more than 400% on crowdfunding website Kickstarter and scheduled to ship in November 2016. The smart lock requires no tools for installation and allows the owner to control access to their doors from anywhere in the world with a wi-fi connection and the Boltivate smartphone app.

ELAN Complements Classic Mediterranean Design in New Star Island Villa

Despite the villa's many architectural triumphs, John Forte, Founder and President of Forte Properties, says his home's ultimate X-Factor is its sophisticated smart home infrastructure completely controlled by an ELAN Entertainment and Control System that is seamlessly and invisibly woven through every thread of the palatial villa.

eQ-3 is Europe's Number One in Smart Home

eQ-3 acknowledged by Berg Insight for the third year in a row

IoT alliances collaborate to advance the connected home

Smart Cities World:  Two alliances dedicated to progressing the Internet of Things (IoT) are joining forces to advance the adoption of connected home products.

The Thread Group and the Open Connectivity Foundation (OCF) share many member companies who will benefit from this liaison agreement, and both groups are committed to driving improved cross-application interoperability and device connectivity in the connected home. 
A lack of interoperability across common technology areas is consistently highlighted as one of biggest factors preventing the IoT from realising its full potential across the product development spectrum, including silicon, software, platform, and finished-goods. The two organisations will work together to ensure that OCF’s application layer will be fully compatible with Thread’s low-power, secure and scalable IPv6-based wireless mesh network layer.  Cont'd...

Ecobee Emerges as Top Leader in Navigant Research Assessment of Smart Thermostat Vendors, Followed Closely by Nest Labs and Honeywell

Smart thermostat distribution channels are increasing and the importance of software and services is growing, report finds

Video Conferencing on Demand: TrueConf Announces Monthly Subscription Option for TrueConf Server

TrueConf has introduced a new licensing method for the TrueConf Server video conferencing solution. The dedicated server option for closed networks is now available as a subscription with monthly recurrent payments.

August Home Launches First Amazon Alexa Skill to Support Door Locks

Ask Alexa to Lock the Front Door or Check if the Door is Locked From Anywhere in the Home

Nortek Security & Control Joins ZigBee Alliance, Targets MSO Smart Home, Other Emerging IoT Sectors

Nortek Security & Control LLC, a Nortek Company and leader in the security, smart home and wellness technology markets, today announces a number of strategic expansion plans in the wake of the company joining the ZigBee Alliance. The company is announcing plans to develop products that utilize the ZigBee protocol driven by projected growth and key customer demand. This strategic growth plan serves to create a larger ecosystem of compatible devices within Nortek Security & Control's smart home product lines. Full Press Release:

Nortek Security & Control Joins ZigBee Alliance, Targets MSO Smart Home, Other Emerging IoT Sectors

Company to leverage long history of wireless expertise to drive similar success in ZigBee, Thread, OCF and other protocol ecosystems

Smart Home Monitoring Robot Now Available Worldwide

"Riley," iPATROL's roving camera, watches home or pets, alerting owners when motion is detected

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Light sockets; Not just for lights anymore

Light sockets; Not just for lights anymore

Smart Bulbs are out there and they can do far more then just provide light. Speakers, projectors, wi-fi extenders and more. The standard light socket that is wired up and ready to go in nearly every home in North America is now providing an easy and affordable option for home owners and renters alike to enter into the world of the "Smart Home". Here is a look at some of the Smart Bulbs and Smart Lighting options out there, and this list is just the beginning. In this ongoing article we hope to continue to add to and grow this list, so stay tuned!