WeatherBug Home to Speak at Annual CONNECTIONS Connected Home Conference

  • May 18, 2015

San Francisco and Germantown, MD – May 18, 2015 – WeatherBug Home will speak at Parks Associates’ annual CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport. WeatherBug Home Senior Vice President and General Manager Amena Ali will participate in the session, “The Ideal Smart Home User Experience,” at 4:45 pm on Tuesday, May 19.

“The ideal consumer smart home experience encompasses safety, energy conservation and comfort. Because weather drives 50 percent of home energy use, we’re integrating big data from smart devices and real-time weather data from our WeatherBug network to provide home energy insights, alerts and tips for greater comfort and savings,” says WeatherBug Home’s Amena Ali. “We’re harnessing the Internet of Things to bring greater value to consumers, and we’re delighted to present with other industry leaders at the CONNECTIONS conference.”

CONNECTIONS focuses on innovative technology and business solutions for the connected consumer. The event features consumer research and market strategies to monetize digital content, mobile applications and services, value-added services, connected consumer electronics, and hompare systems. According to Parks Associates’ research, the penetration of smart home devices is continuing at a rapid pace, and will reach nearly 36 million units by 2017.

WeatherBug Home puts homeowner comfort and savings first. WeatherBug Home combines data from your home’s connected devices with our real-time weather and analytics to automatically adjust your thermostat based on your home’s unique profile. With our Energy Insight ScoreCard, homeowners gain personalized insight into their energy use, a customized energy use forecast for the upcoming month, and specific suggestions for lowering their energy use.

To help keep customers safer, healthier and happier, WeatherBug Home can integrate with — and analyze information from — a myriad of connected home devices. Learn more at

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