Parks Associates and the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced that they will hold CONNECTIONS: The Digital Home Conference and Showcase May 5 through 7, 2004, at the Wyndham Anatole in Dallas. The eighth-annual event, which will host more than 550 attendees, will preview new products and services and explore consumer attitudes and trends through keynote speakers, presentations, and interactive panel discussions. Topics will include broadband-related infrastructure and services, residential gateways, home networks, digital entertainment, and home management. Parks Associates and CEA are accepting submissions for panel participants, keynote speakers, and presenters. The deadline for submissions is December 20. For more information about CONNECTIONS, visit http://www.connectionsconference.com.
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