Smart Home Experts at International Home + Housewares Show

Smart Talks

Presentations by housewares and technology industry experts on developments in the Smart Home and the Internet of Things.


Located within the IHA Smart Home Pavilion in the Lakeside Center Lobby, the Smart Talks stage will feature presentations by industry experts on technology and product developments in the Smart Home and the Internet of Things.

Saturday, Sunday and Monday
March 2-4, 2019

View a list of Smart Home Exhibitors

Saturday, March 2, 2019 Smart Talks Schedule


I've Seen the Smart Kitchen. Where's the Smart Bathroom?



11:30 - 11:55 am


What is b8ta?



12:00 - 12:25 pm


Educate Influencers on Your Tech Product for More Favorable Reviews



12:30 - 12:55 pm



A Connected Home Humidifier: Improve Indoor Air Quality with Compatible Smart Home Décor Devices



1:00 - 1:25 pm


More than IoT…Building a Connected Experience



1:30 - 1:55 pm



Design for Relevance in the Attention Economy



2:00 - 2:25 pm


The Business of Health: Being Authentic with Your Target Audience



2:30 - 2:55 pm



What Kitchen Product Reviewers Want in the Smart Kitchen Era



3:00 - 3:25 pm

Sunday, March 3, 2019 Smart Talks Schedule


“Smart Homes” for the Elderly: Meeting the Needs of the Expanding Consumer Base



10:00 - 10:25 am


Your Smart Home has a Brain, but It Needs a Heart



10:30 - 10:55 am




11:00 - 11:25 am



Smart Cooking with Gourmia



11:30 - 11:55 am


Retail as a Marketing Channel: How Key Performance Indicators are Changing in Brick & Mortar



12:00 - 12:25 pm


Housewares in the Age of the Experience Economy: New Opportunities to Delight the Consumer



12:30 - 12:55 pm



Alleviate Your Worries with This New Device



1:00 - 1:25 pm


Listen to the Consumer--and Create Smart Products That Speak to Them



1:30 - 1:55 pm


HFN Editors' Picks: The Newest Smart Kitchen Products and What They Bring to the Table



2:00 - 2:25 pm


Design for the Future of Intuition: UX in the Physical World



2:30 - 2:55 pm



Using Technology to Create New Culinary Experiences



3:00 - 3:25 pm

Monday, March 4, 2019 Smart Talks Schedule


Key to Success with AI is Not the Code, But the User Experience



10:00 - 10:25 am


Ready For Smart? The Consumer Is!



10:30 - 10:55 am


Smarter Products for Smarter Living



11:00 - 11:25 am


Shifting Frontiers: Designing Inclusively with Voice Technology



11:30 - 11:55 am


Digital-to-Store Customer Journey



12:00 - 12:25 pm



Fridge Smarter: How Better Tracking of Your Food Leads to Better Living


Changing in Brick and Mortar



12:30 - 12:55 pm



Introducing Olfinity: A New Era in Wellness



1:00 - 1:25 pm


IoT Applications---From Chicago to Tanzania



1:30 - 1:55 pm


Smart Home Trends 2030



2:00 - 2:25 pm



Taking Retail to Me-Tail



2:30 - 2:55 pm



Technology + Health + Housewares



3:00 - 3:25 pm

For more information on exhibiting:

Learn More About Exhibiting in IHA Smart Home


Or Contact:
Michele Layman
Trade Show Sales Coordinator

Tel: +1-847-692-0118
Fax: +1-847-292-4211
Email: MLayman@housewares.org