The International Home + Housewares Show


The Shifts (Aka, Trends) That Will Impact the Future of the Connected Home

As the technology world continues to grow, it is challenging everyday social norms. You can perform just about any task with the click of a button. But is this growth in technology, and the subsequent Internet of Things, really improving people’s lives?

Through a combination of cultural, technological and business trends, Kevin will speak to the shifts/trends happening at home for consumers. What’s working? What’s not? And how can the physical and digital play together in order to understand the needs of people and meaningful impact – and improve – their lives?

  • Kevin Young
    Kevin Young
    Head of Product Experience

    Kevin is responsible for maintaining the health of and planning for the growth of EPAM Continuum’s Product Experience business. He also leads programs and project teams directly, working with clients to solve their most complex challenges.

    Kevin is deeply invested in connected consumer health. His work brings together the necessity of strong healthcare products, effectiveness of good design, and the coming ubiquity of the Internet of Things.

    Kevin graduated magna cum laude from Syracuse University with a BID in industrial design. His product design successes have resulted in 14 design excellence awards and 18 U.S. patents.