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Michael Philpott
Senior Practice Leader, Consumer Services at Ovum


Michael Philpott is Senior Practice Leader of Ovum’s Consumer Services research practice and a Principal Analyst specializing in broadband access, broadband content and connected/smart home strategy.
With 20 years’ experience in the telecommunications and digital media markets, Michael is Ovum's leading analyst in the connected home area. He provides thought leadership on digital media and connected/smart home strategies.

At Ovum, Michael produces reports, case studies and forecasts in the areas of smart home, connected home and broadband access strategy. He joined Ovum in 2000 as a Consultant in the Networks and Infrastructure team. He then helped establish Ovum’s Telecommunications Technology group as Manager of the Broadband@Ovum service.

Agenda Sessions

  • Market Update - Can Open Standards Help ISPs Monetize the Connected Home?

  • Chair's Opening Remarks

  • Fireside Chat: Wire the Wi-Fi

  • Panel Discussion: Fact or Fiction – What will drive the Connected Life Market in the next year?