BURNABY, B.C. June 12th, 2008- – Robert Eisses, President & CEO of Icron Technologies Corporation (TSX Venture: IT), the developers of ExtremeUSB®, will be speaking at the Connections Digital Living Conference & Showcase on June 24, 2008, at the Santa Clara Convention Centre. This is the largest executive conference and showcase for advanced digital lifestyle products, services, and solutions. Industry leaders from around the world will be focussing on advancing consumer lifestyles through technology services, applications, and devices. .
Mr. Eisses will be a part of an expert panel discussing whether current home networking solutions are following the K.I.S.S. (keep it simple, stupid) rule in media sharing. With over 20 years of experience in the technology industry, Mr. Eisses will be talking about simplified device connectivity solutions that use standard interfaces, such as USB, to connect PC/Mac to TV in the most cost effective way. These solutions provide true plug and play capabilities, use no new wires, are easy to install, and are highly reliable, secure with excellent performance in extending the computer benefits to any room.
By 2010, U.S. consumer spending for home technical support services will reach nearly $1 billion, with much of this growth based on the current product and service innovations that will be on display at Connections.
For more information about Home Connectivity solutions, read Icron’s Home Connectivity whitepaper at: http://www.icron.com/products/usb/collateral/icron_home_connectivity_wp.pdf
CONNECTIONS™: The Digital Living Conference and Showcase, hosted by leading research firm Parks Associates in partnership with the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA®), is the premier executive event focused on the market developments and growth factors for advanced digital lifestyle solutions.
CONNECTIONS™ sessions provide high-level research, knowledge, and analysis to over 1,000 executives from the converging industries developing products and services for consumers. Topics include IPTV and “TV 2.0,” bundled services, consumer storage, mobile applications and content, social and digital media, and home and lifestyle management. For twelve years, the following industries have participated at CONNECTIONS™: new media, digital entertainment and gaming, home networks, Internet and television services, software and middleware, digital health, mobile applications and services, consumer electronics, and home control systems and security. www.connectionsconference.com.
About Icron Technologies Corp
Icron Technologies Corporation’s patented ExtremeUSB® technology extends the range of USB in wired environments and enables wireless USB over any RF technology. ExtremeUSB is the only USB-IF compliant extension solution and is deployed globally in a wide range of applications including: industrial automation, medical device, aerospace, KVM and computer networking. ExtremeUSB technology is available in a variety of formats including technology licenses, OEM modules, developer kits, as well as branded and private-label products.
Icron is a publicly traded corporation and trades under the symbol “IT” on the TSX Venture Exchange. For more information on the company and its products, please visit www.icron.com.
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