DLNA Chairman to Present at Connected Home World Summit

WHO: Nidhish Parikh, chairman of the Board of Directors and president of the Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA), will be speaking at the Connected Home World Summit .

WHEN: The Connected Home World Summit will be held June 28-29, 2011. Parikh’s panel presentation will take place at 11:50 a.m. Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) on Tuesday, June 28.

WHERE: The event will take place at the Grand Connaught Rooms (formerly the New Connaught Rooms), in London’s Covent Garden.

WHAT: Presented by Informa, The Connected Home World Summit brings together key industry players to discuss the future of the connected home including the influence of the Internet-connected TV, TV- everywhere strategies, new technology and consumer electronics advancements, unified cloud services, content protection and standardization.

Parikh will participate in a panel presentation, “Assessing the Effects of Developments in Consumer Electronics.” He will discuss how DLNA Certified® devices enable a connected digital lifestyle that allows consumers to easily connect and enjoy content across products, regardless of manufacturer. Parikh will provide attendees with a look at how DLNA is successfully promoting standards-based technology worldwide and will also share information about the Alliance and its member companies’ contributions to the progression of today’s connected digital home.

Meeting with DLNA at the Connected Home World Summit Press or analysts interested in meeting with DLNA at the Connected Home World Summit to discuss the Alliance’s vision for the fully connected digital home should contact John Kreuzer at McGrath/Power Public Relations and Communications, at +1 (408) 727-0351, or johnkreuzer@mcgrathpower.com.

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About DLNA Members of Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) share a vision of an interoperable network of personal computers (PC), consumer electronics (CE), mobile devices and service providers in and beyond the home, enabling a seamless environment for sharing and growing new digital media and content services. Founded in 2003, the group established and maintains a platform of interoperability based on open and established industry standards that, when used by manufacturers will support the sharing of media through wired or wireless networks. More than 200 multi-industry companies from around the world have joined DLNA, committing the time and resources necessary to achieve their vision. DLNA's Promoter Members include: ACCESS, AT&T, AwoX, Broadcom, CableLabs, Cisco, Comcast, DIRECTV, DTS, Dolby Laboratories, Ericsson, HP, Huawei, Intel, LG, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia, Panasonic, PROMISE Technology, Qualcomm, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, Technicolor and Verizon. Additional information about the Alliance, its participating companies and membership benefits is available at www.dlna.org.