We are exhilarated to be publishing The State of the Connected Home Report for a third year in row!
Join us for the launch of our annual report, which will be is looking at the current consumer understanding of the connected home market. Developed in partnership with market research firm, GfK, it explores the appeal and ownership of different categories of devices and makes recommendations to encourage further adoption in the UK. The research covers knowledge and understanding of categories and ownership of connected home products and services and main barriers to adoption.
Industry experts will discuss the latest trends alongside GfK, techUK, and our Connected Home Working Group Chair Jay Chinnadorai.
The report launch will be an engaging interaction and exploration of the sector as a whole and what can industry, together with techUK, do to promote and encourage a value proposition for consumers, working alongside government on privacy and security. You can check out our State of the Connected Home 2018 report.
Join us for an intriguing session of the Connected Home Market and a parallel demo session.
14:00 - Registrations
14:30 - Welcome - Teodora Kaneva, Programme Manager SmarterUK, techUK
14:35 – Background & context - Jay Chinnadorai, Chair Connected Home Working Group
14:45 – Summary of 2019 techUK State of the Connected Report, Trevor Godman, Key Account Director, GfK
Plus Q&A on the key findings
15:30 - Panel Discussion – Are we finally at the tipping point – value in the overall Connected Home Ecosystem?
Moderator: Jay Chinnadorai, Chair Connected Home Working Group
Rod Slater, Head of Smart Technology and IoT, Exertis
Phil Steele, Future Technology Evangelist, Octopus Energy
Rajni Nair, Senior Policy Researcher, Citizens Advice
Elvin Nagamootoo, Global Head of Product, Centrica Hive
16:30 - Q&A
17:15 - Demos and Networking
If you have any questions please do contact Rachel Holmes.