UPnP Forumâ„  Events and Related Industry Events

In this section you'll find information about UPnP-specific events, as well as industry events of interest to UPnP Forum members.

UPnP Forum holds regular face-to-face meetings where members share information and conduct Forum business. In addition, Plugfests are periodically held to test interoperability of UPnP devices.

Forum Events

  • UPnP Forum Steering Committee - January

    January 15, 2015
    Montpellier, France

    Hosted by AwoX

  • UPnP+ Training Webinar

    February 17, 2015
    Webex: RSVP by emailing upnpadmin@forum.upnp.org


    UPnP Forum’s experts will cover future-proof, interoperable solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), integrating non-IP devices, enhanced security, richer audio/video features, and UPnP Cloud to virtualize devices and enable secure sharing of devices over the Internet. There will also be a Q&A.

  • UPnP Forum Steering Committee - March

    March 19, 2015
    Feltham, UK

    Hosted by Cisco Systems

  • UPnP Forum Steering Committee - May

    May 21, 2015
    Krakow, Poland

    Hosted by Comarch

  • UPnP Forum Steering Committee - July

    July 16, 2015

    Hosted by ZTE

  • UPnP Forum Steering Committee - September

    September 17, 2015
    Ghent, Belgium

    Hosted by TP Vision

  • UPnP Forum Steering Committee - November

    November 19, 2015
    Louisville, CO

    Hosted by CableLabs

Industry Events

  • Smart Energy Summit 2015

    February 16-18, 2015
    Austin, Texas

    Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer examines the expanding market for energy solutions and home controls and its impact on utilities, service providers, retailers, manufacturers, and consumers. At this annual conference, Parks Associates analysts, media, and industry leaders evaluate new partnerships, strategies for consumer engagement, and deployment plans for energy and management solutions in the connected home. The summit agenda features executives representing utilities, telecom and security companies, retailers, and OEMs presenting on the state of the market and the emerging consumer and business opportunities.

  • TV Connect 2015

    April 28-30, 2015
    ExCel, London

    UPnP Forum Vice President, Wouter van der Beek, is speaking at TV Connect 2015 on April 29 in a panel discussion titled "Industry Wide Cohesive Smart Home Standardisation: Can it be done?"
    TV Connect London is the world’s leading event in connected entertainment. The event will bring together leading service providers from across the globe to meet, network and discuss the future of connected TV entertainment.

  • IoT Global Innovation Forum

    April 21-22, 2015
    Dallas, TX


    The IoT Global Innovation Forum 2015 brings together leading technology innovators, business strategists and developers from around the world for two days of focused networking and information sharing at the IoT cutting edge. Expert speakers will discuss the latest applications for traditional commercial processes as well as new business models and opportunities within the emerging Internet of Things ecosphere.

  • Internet of Things World

    May 12-13, 2015
    San Francisco, California


    Internet of Things World 2015 is the world’s largest and most comprehensive IoT event with over 4,000 attendees, 250+ industry thought leaders and 150+ exhibitors. With a focus this year on monetizing the IoT revolution through bringing together ecosystem-wide attendees, stakeholders and investors, Internet of Things World provides a unique opportunity to meet key players within the marketplace.


    With a comprehensive conference agenda covering everything from manufacturing to smart cities, connected cars, consumer wearables and fitness, healthcare, energy and utilities, beacons and smart homes, Internet of Things World 2015 boasts the most comprehensive IoT agenda in the marketplace.


    For more information about the show or to register for a pass that suits your needs, visit www.iotworldevent.com

UPnP+ Training Webinar

IoT Global Innovation Forum

Internet of Things World