GreenPeak CEO Cees Links selected to speak at Connections Europe
Provides expertise regarding Service Providers and CE manufacturers uptake of new technologies like ZigBee RF4CE
GreenPeak Press Release
November 2, 2011
Amsterdam, The Netherlands – November 2, 2011
Cees Links, CEO and Founder of GreenPeak Technologies, has been selected to speak at Parks Associates’ CONNECTIONS™ Europe industry summit at the Mövenpick in Amsterdam on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 from 11:30 to 12:30.
Cees will be participating in the Home Management Services: Catalysts, Inhibitors, and Business Opportunities panel hosted by Stuart Sikes, President of Parks Associates. He will be discussing key issues for Service Providers and Cable Companies who are deploying home management and control services which include the various technologies, industry standards and best practices required to convert consumer interest into actual revenues.
“This is a very interesting time for Service Providers worldwide,” says Cees Links. “New home wireless technologies like ZigBee RF4CE provide a solution to further engage their customers by enabling new exciting features and capabilities, while at the same time reducing customer service and maintenance expenses.”
“Cees Links is a proven innovator for home wireless and enabling technologies,” said Stuart Sikes, President of Parks Associates. “As a technology innovator, he helped deliver Wi-Fi to the world and is now helping to revolutionize how consumers interact with their home entertainment systems as well as their home’s management and control systems.”
CONNECTIONS™ Europe focuses on digital media, consumer electronics, and market opportunities for TV operators, content developers, advertisers, and manufacturers. The event, produced by international market research firm Parks Associates, offers high-level analysis and consumer research, networking opportunities, and information on emerging residential and mobile technologies and services.
ZigBee: Control your world
ZigBee offers green and global wireless standards connecting the widest range of devices to work together intelligently and help you control your world. The ZigBee Alliance is an open, non- profit association of approximately 400 organizations driving development of innovative, reliable and easy-to-use ZigBee standards. The Alliance promotes worldwide adoption of ZigBee as the leading wirelessly networked, sensing and control standard for use in consumer, commercial and industrial areas. For more information, visit: www.zigbee.org.
GreenPeak Technologies is a fabless semiconductor company and is a leader in highly integrated IEEE 802.15.4/ZigBee RF4CE silicon solutions for consumer electronics.
GreenPeak is headquartered in Utrecht, The Netherlands and has offices in Belgium, Japan and Korea.
GreenPeak is backed by venture capitalists: Gimv (Belgium), DFJ Esprit (UK), Robert Bosch Venture Capital (Germany) and Allegro Investment Fund (Belgium).
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