IFA+ Summit: Home session

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This month’s IFA show will include a separate conference format entitled ’IFA+ Summit – Next Level Of Thinking’.

Mobility, Health, Big Data, Home, Design and New Entertainment are the topic headings of this two-day conference that will be taking place in the CityCube Berlin (Hall A) on September 8 and 9.

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Monday, 08 September 2014
2.00 – 3.30 p.m. IFA+ Summit – Mobility
4.00 – 5.30 p.m. IFA+ Summit – Health

Tuesday, 09 September 2014
9.00 – 10.30 a.m. IFA+ Summit – Big Data
10.45 a.m. – 12 noon IFA+ Summit – Design
1.30 – 3.00 p.m. IFA+ Summit – Home
3.00 – 4.30 p.m. IFA+ Summit – Entertainment

Home – the internet of things

IFA organisers commented: “In future, smart home technologies will become an increasingly integral part of our daily lives. Digitally networked devices will make life easier and more efficient in our homes. Washing machines will only start when energy prices are low. Heating and air-conditioning systems will adapt to their users’ daily habits. In the future, will smart devices be able to make decisions? What part can they play in making use of energy and other resources in more efficient ways?

“This session examines the role of smart home technologies in solving basic society issues.”

Paul R. Brody, Global Industry Leader, Electronics Member, IBM Industry Academy
Title: Spying Toasters and Broken Business Models – How Can We Save the Internet of Things?

Mike Stauffer, senior director, Business Development, Qualcomm Connected Experiences, Inc.
Title: Connecting the Connected Home

Joe Decuir, Standards Architect, CSR
Title: Bluetooth Home Networking and the Cloud

Christopher Schläffer, CEO and founder, yetu AG
Title: Smart Home – The Internet is Changing Everything, Again

Dominique Guinard, co-founder & chief technology officer, EVRYTHNG
Title: On the Net Nobody Knows You’re a Dumb Thing

Sahin Albayrak, chairman, Connected Living e.V.


Tickets for the IFA+Summit are available from the online ticket shop (http://bit.ly/VHR4Bm)

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