Essential Install December 2016 - Page 50

Essential Install | Smart Thinking Smart Home Expansion Needs Fresh Verticals Antti Vihavainen, board member of Finish tech start-up and smart home manufacturer Cozify, argues that the European smart home market needs to embrace new models and verticals to prevent the Internet giants of North America swallowing the market. Antti Vihavainen has some interesting ideas of where the next phase in mass market automation might come from Antti took time out from taking part in the 11th-annual CONNECTIONS Europe event, an executive conference which addresses innovation, business models and valueadded services for smart home and IoT industries, hosted by Parks Associates, to offer his thoughts on the future. Cozify offers an entry level smart home package which v7Bf7W6VBFRD&WB2f&RF&7FW'2rf"VG'WfV77FVvWfW"GF26R'6W'fF2FB6VB&RbFW&W7BFFPvR&WB'6W'frFBFR6fW&V6R2vrvVGFVFW&ƖVBFBGFGVFW2fR&FVVBbFRvFF6PB7W'&VFǒF&V7FǒffVBvFFR6'BR&W@&RrFVFr&R67&WFR7vW'2FrB6&RWF6VBGF&wVW3( Ǘ7G2fR&VVVrWWV7FF2f"6RFRr&VF7FrWfW 7&V6vǒ&vRV&W'2b6V7FVBFWf6W2&Vp6BF&VvF67VW'2FR6֖rV'22f 2FRvFW"'W6W726VG266W&VBN( 2pFRFFVƗfW"6R&6FW6R&֗6W2@ffW"v&&RFV2FBvFVƗfW"&fB"6V 'W6W72GfFvW2( ФGF266V"FBFRgWGW&RbFRPWFF&WB2&W7B6VB'6&&F( 0GW7G'vR6VBBW7B&R&WBvB6Ɩ6RbFP6RvR&RvrFvWB'WBvR6VB6&Rf7W6V@rFR6R&vvW"6R66ƖFFv6R2FRGW7G'w&w2'WBvR&RBFW&RWB'6RF7F6R( ХFR7G&FVwGF7VvvW7G22f"W7Fr6'BPW'2F&R&7FfRBV7&VFRFRFV2bFPgWGW&Rv6vFVFRVbFR6'BRB7F'@FVFW"'FW'2v6&VVfB7V627W&6P6W2FV62BWFƗG6W2vF6W2ƖRvvRBƖVǐF7V'6F6RFV"VG'FFR6'BR&W@&FW"FFFf&7W7FW'2GF62FRFP2&vBFF6R6G&B7&VFRFV0GfFvVW2FW7Fr7FVFW'26VFpVf7GW&W'2B7FW'2RbGF( 2FV22f"7W&6R6W2F&fFR( 6'B^( 6vRFFV"7W7FW'22fVRFFVB6W'f6RF2&fFW2WG&&WfVVRf"FP7W&6R66FR76&ƗGb֖֗6r&6F&Vv6'BR6V7W&GBWFƗG6G&fVGW&W2FVvFW6R&RƖVǒF&Rbf&ǒ&62FPFVFf"Ww&FRF2vFFR6R77FV"FPFFFb6WFrƗGFR&RffVB2vV@6vWBFW&W7Frf"FR7FW"BVf7GW&W vWGFrffVB7WǖrFRvG2B7FF6W'f6W2V6W76'GF&wVW3( FRWfFV6R6w2FB7&V6vǐ67VW'2FB֖Bfr77FV2FBF"FV 7FfGbFW&R2&VVfBf"FV&V6VfrF&V@&GV7G2B6W'f6W26vFW&R2fVRW&Rf 6ƖVBB&fFW"ƖR( 2FR&WBw&w2fW'F62ƖR7W&6R6W0vVVB767F6R7FF( 2FR&GV7BG6Vb2vV2vF7W'B7W&6R6W26VB&Rb'F7V FW&W7B2FWfRRbF26R( FW&R6VB&R'GVFW2f"7FF6W2F'VB'FW'62W&RBBW7BFP6vRffW&VB'FR7W&6R6'WBF@FV"vV6VB&GV7G2B6W'f6W2ƖRb6RFWfRFV"fBFRF"FW&R&R6֖ 'GVFW2vFFV62'WBFW&R&RƖVǒF&P&RFFBW7Fr&GV7G2B6W'f6W2bFV"vFFVƗfW"6R6'Bb6'BRWW&V6R( ХvFw&vr&WBGF&wVW2FBFR&W@VVG2F&R&7FfRB&6WrfW'F62FWvB276&RB&fFRFR7W'B@vrFRBVF227F'FrFVখ6R6VG&W2&VGvF&W77W&RvW&&fFW'2FFVƗfW"VW&w6fw2WFƗFW2&R&VvpF6W&W2GFVF2F2&WBFVV6WvW&P2vVFVFǒF22vW&R&FW27V624TD6V@V&6rFVFfW'F62FV'BFBFR6'BR66WB2&WBFvW@V6&vW"( 2v7FG2F&VVfBF&V7Fǒ2WBF&PFV6FVB( 2W7Fr7FRֆFW'2VVBF&RFV"FW0FR7W&RFWvWBFV"6&RࠣCFV6V&W"#`6'BF涖rFBCB"#bs