Smart Home Week is an annual event designed to inform US consumers about Smart Home technology. We showcase the very best in smart, connected and integrated home technologies. This year's events were inspired by HGTV’s Smart Home series, CES, CEDIA and many other emerging Smart Home innovations. Each year, Smart Home Week showcases the latest trends in home and real estate technology, architecture and design with emphasis on sustainable and elevated living experiences.
We welcome architects, realtors, homeowners, technologists, interior designers and anyone interested in learning about Smart Home technologies.
2019 Smart Home Week Schedule
Amazon Experience Centers give you the opportunity to tour a model smart home that you can control with your voice. Demo the latest smart devices and learn about Amazon offerings that can help streamline how you manage your homelife.
Growing up the son of a contractor, Phil Kean aspired to be an architect from the age of 11. Studying at prestigious Harvard University and Washington University, Phil earned his Masters of Architecture (MArch) and Masters of Business Administration (MBA). He is a Licensed Architect (AR95091), Certified Residential Contractor (CRC1327855), Licensed Interior Designer (ID6290), and Certified Green Professional. Phil is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), American Institute of Building Design (AIBD), American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), past-president of Central Florida’s Master Custom Builder Council (MCBC), on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), member of the Greater Orlando Builders Association (GOBA), Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC), U.S. Green Building Council Central Florida Chapter (USGBC), and serves on the Historic Preservation Board for the City of Winter Park, FL.
With a calm, genuine demeanor and an honest, trustworthy approach, Phil’s intuitive nature and light-hearted personality allow him to effortlessly guide clients through a seamless PKDG design/build process. An expert at spatial, functional and sustainable design, his projects have received numerous design awards and international recognition. Phil’s uncanny listening ability allows him to translate a client’s vision to a sketch on paper in the initial meeting. Dedicated to exceeding his client expectations, Phil believes in a “never say no” design philosophy that encourages evolving the design throughout the design/build process. This philosophy allows for the perfection of a design aesthetic or function.
With a reach that extends nationally and internationally, Phil’s design projects can be found throughout the United States, the Bahamas, Spain and Ghana, West Africa. Though well known for his modern and contemporary designs, Phil is passionate about all styles of architecture with previously designed homes ranging from Spanish Mediterranean to French country, West Indies to colonial, and traditional.
Passionate about supporting the local arts, Phil is a patron of both The Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival and UCF’s Flying Horse Arts Program. An accomplished runner, Phil has a personal goal of running marathons in each of our 50 states completing 41 to date. More on this to come!
Crestron is the world's leading innovator and manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems for the office, campus, and home, reinventing the way people live and work. With integrated solutions to monitor, manage, and control audio, video, and lighting, shades, and climate, Crestron streamlines technology to improve the quality of life for people in corporate boardrooms, conference rooms, classrooms, hotel rooms, auditoriums, and in their homes. Crestron's leadership stems from its dedicated people who are committed to providing the best products, programs, and services in the industry.
Neocontrol is a Somfy Group company that provides Home Automation solutions for Lighting Control, HVAC, A&V and Motorized Window Treatments. From companies getting started on the Smart Home industry to well seasoned companies, Neocontrol offer a line of products that is extremely intuitive to install and program, while it has the most beautiful user interface. As Neocontrol only focuses on Integrators, we provide a complete Home Automation System and all the training needed to learn how to design and implement a project. Neocontrol will be introduced by its COO, Mr. Andre Comitre who will be presenting all the line of products as well as a brief training session which will give you a perfect idea of how to use these technologies to enhance your customer's experience and boost your revenue!
Motorized shades are growing at an impressive rate and it is becoming day after day more important for home owners and Smart Home Integrators. At Artisan we use our 22 years of experience on manufacturing shades, drapes and blinds to offer products with the highest quality at an attractive price.
Our products are 100% made in USA which brings the lead time down to only 5 business days, being this, one of the best lead times of the industry.
Artisan will be introduced by its founder Mr. Tomas Mendonça who will be presenting all the manufacturing process as well as the line of products offered by Artisan. You will be able to see how a shade is manufactured from scratch and most importantly you will learn how to specify, measure, sell, install and program these products.
Saturday 12/7 - Winter Park Art & Luxury Smart Home Open House
This Spectacular local art curator's home is an elegant Winter Park lakefront masterpiece custom built with luxurious finishes by Fred Schaub Homes. Including the outside living space,there is over 6000 sq ft ready to impress guests and offer an unforgettable place to entertain. Rich wood and glass accents are found throughout the house. 10' Casablanca stained folding La Cantina doors open to transitional room with sub zero/Viking summer kitchen,pool bath,outdoor shower,retractable sun shades and outdoor A/C system. Lakefront oversized infinity edge pool w/ glass tiles,tanning shelf,gas heated spa,aeration fountains,fiber optic lighting and waterfall sit on a 3000 sq ft stone patio with gas firepit.Gas torches light the way to the lakefront dock w/ boathouse,covered lift and secure storage.Lakeview Master Suite features huge custom closet and marble bathroom with large glass shower and separate freestanding tub.LR w/ gas fireplace opens to high end gourmet kitchen with 60" Wolf range and double convection oven,large open pantry and 10ft island.The 2 story grand entry highlights wood and glass custom staircase leading up stairs to 3 bedrooms with private full baths and custom walk in closets as well as a 2nd 1/2 bath and a 2nd full size laundry room,LR,dining area and kitchenette with balcony overlooking lake.This home has state-of-the-art technology including sec. cameras,surround sound,media,LED lighting,4 A/C systems operated by ipads w/ docking stations and iPhone enabled.MUST SEE, absolute perfection!