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

Upcoming Tradeshow, Conference & Exhibition Summary - Feb, March, April & May 2016

Brandon Hetherington for | HomeToys


Here is a summary of what Tradeshows, Conferences & Exhibitions to look forward to in February, March, April & May.  After the Holiday Lull followed by the Chaos that is CES some great events are still on the schedule for the coming months.

Check out our Special CES 2016 Coverage.

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ISE was launched in 2004 to fulfil the need for a pan-European forum for the emerging markets of professional AV and electronic systems integration. The show grew quickly to become the undisputed annual marketplace for these industries – a focus not only for doing business but also for networking, education and technological innovation. As in the past eight years, ISE 2016 will be held at the superb Amsterdam RAI, occupying every hall of this world-leading meeting and convention venue. The show will attract professionals from every link in the systems integration value-chain, including manufacturers, distributors, dealers, contractors and consultants. ISE also draws ever-growing numbers of end customers, from fields as diverse as education, sports, corporate facilities, hospitality and live events.  Check out our Special ISE 2016 Coverage.


FEB 10 - 11 2016, LONDON, UK

This year’s IoT Tech Expo will be highlighting the most innovative advancements in technologies effecting Developers in a variety of IoT use cases with dedicated tracks covering the entire Internet of Things ecosystem, including: Developing for the Internet of Things, Smart Cities, Connected Living, Wearables, Connected Health, Connected Industry as well as Data & Security. 


FEB 22 - 24 2016, AUSTIN, TX

Smart Energy Summit will feature industry perspectives on key topics impacting smart products and systems, energy services and partnerships, and the Internet of Things for the connected consumer.



MAR 11 - 15 2016, AUSTIN, TX

The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery.


MAR 15 - 18 2016, LAS VEGAS, NV

DSE is the world’s largest International trade show and conference exclusively dedicated to showcasing digital display and interactive technology solutions for customer- and employee-facing organizations. AV integrators & Installers can avail themselves of specific seminar curricula geared to helping them and their technology specialists quickly understand how to budget for, purchase, deploy and manage all aspects of a digital communications solution.

MAR 21 - 23 2016, ORLANDO, FL

TecHomeX is the first event of its kind to gather the entire ecosystem of smart home players — builders, remodelers, integrators, contractors, developers, realtors and more — to become smarter and more connected about the smart, connected home. This is THE education and networking event that will create new industry structures and collaborations. Join us as we drive the evolution of the connected home to bring smarter, greener, more convenient, more efficient, more secure and more entertaining homes to the U.S. market.



APR 05 - 08 2016, LAS VEGAS, NV

ISC West is the largest physical security tradeshow in North America and is considered the security industry's premier launching pad for new products, solutions and technologies. Each year, ISC West hosts over 1,000 international and domestic security product manufacturer companies and over 26,000 security professionals. In addition to the 10,000+ products featured on its show floor, ISC West offers business critical education sessions on the newest technologies in security, with more than 75 sessions designed for every security professional. ISC West is sponsored by SIA, the Security Industry Association.


APR 13 - 15 2016, BEIJING, CHINA

For more than a decade, InfoComm China has been consistently nurturing the audio, visual and information communication industry in China, bringing in international experts to help increase the range of product availability and raise service standards in the industry. It has generated and garnered the interest of thousands of local users and systems integrators who flock annually to update and learn about global trends and latest technologies.


APR 16 - 21 2016, LAS VEGAS, NV

The world craves quality content. And for the pros who hunger to create and deliver it, the NAB Show® is the only source to satisfy your appetite. Overindulge in hands-on experiences with emerging technologies and the latest innovations, limitless networking and learning opportunities, and the inspiration to take your work to the next level.


APR 19 - 21 2016, TAIPEI, TAIWAN

To cope with the growing demand of connected home systems and devices, SMAhome is Asia’s premier B2B professional trade fair dedicated to smart home equipment & devices of security, safety, and home automation. 


APR 24 - 28 2016, SAN DIEGO, CA

As the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference, LFI blends continuing education courses with innovative products ranging from high-end design to cutting-edge technology.


APR 26 - 28 2016, SAN DIEGO, CA

CABA's Intelligent Buildings & Digital Home Forum brings together leading organizations involved in the integration of intelligent building systems and connected home technologies. CABA estimates that over 150 industry stakeholders will gather to discuss current trends in the intelligent and integrated buildings and connected home sectors.



MAY 24 - 26 2016, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

The 20th-annual CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference will take place May 24-26 in San Francisco. The event provides insights from industry players on the connected entertainment, IoT, and smart home market segments. Parks Associates research analysts moderate each session, which feature consumer research on adoption and trends, forecasts of new products and services, evaluation of new business strategies, and concrete recommendations about technology innovations, strategic partnerships, monetization opportunities, and value-added services. 

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