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February 9-11, 2021
Orlando, FL
FEB 9-11, 2021

The Smart Home Explained: Understanding the Spin

Wednesday, January 22 | 8:30 - 9:30 AM

Location: LVCC - South 220

Registration Type: IBS Full Registration or 1-Day Education Registration

Format: Building Knowledge SessionMore Info

Level of Content: IntermediateMore Info

Who Should Attend: Designers, Architects, Engineers and Planners, Sales & Marketing Professionals, Single Family - All

Track: Industry Trends & Emerging Issues

What It's About:

The “smart home” concept is hot, hot, hot! But what does that term really mean? Does simply having a “smart device” make your home smart? We’ll tell you why it doesn’t and how the true translation of a smart homes means more than being connected; it’s about integration. This session will define the smart home concept and provide a basis for understanding its value, applicability to today’s housing market and the scope of opportunity it can mean for your ROI.

What You'll Learn:

  • Identify and gain a deeper understanding of the terms smart device and smart home.
  • Understand the infrastructure and back-end requirements needed to create a functional, integrated smart home.
  • Identify current residential technology and smart home trends, including upcoming technological advancements slated for 2020 and beyond.
  • Discover the strongest areas in smart home technology with the best ROI and customer appeal.

How to Attend:

Participants must be registered for a full registration package or a 1-day education with expo pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for Building Knowledge sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Continuing Education:

NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s), NKBA - 0.1 CEU(s)

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