Join us in the brand new Comcast Technology Center in Philadelphia, PA (USA)

what will you build tomorrow?

tuesday, March 19, 2019

Please join us for a private one-day event to highlight the latest advances in RDK for communities in the U.S, Canada, Latin America, and beyond. This invitation-only event will be held in the new Comcast Technology Center in Philadelphia, PA (USA) and will include morning and afternoon sessions, new technology demos, breakfast, lunch, and a cocktail reception hosted by our sponsors.

Be sure to stay for our all-access reception at the Comcast Technology Center following the Summit. For those traveling to Philadelphia, please review our list of recommended hotels. 

*Session topics and speakers subject to change

what is the Americas Summit?

The RDK Americas Summit is a premier, invite-only event that brings together technology leaders representing service providers, equipment manufacturers/OEMs, systems integrators and silicon providers from around the world. It’s a full day of knowledge sharing, collaboration and networking, inside the new Comcast Technology Center, in Philadelphia. The Summit features blue-chip speakers, hands-on product demos, and thought-provoking sessions.

why attend?

The RDK Americas Summit is a great opportunity to sync up with the large and growing RDK community, and hear first-hand from senior-level technologists and influencers about the latest trends, deployments, and roadmaps. It’s a dynamic-yet-intimate environment in which to network with the leaders throughout the RDK community. If you’re interested in the current and future state of products and services based on RDK across video, broadband, and the IoT, this conference is for you!

2019 featured speakers

Fraser Stirling
SVP, Digital Home, Devices & AI,
Comcast Cable
Matt Zelesko
SVP, Entertainment Products & Chief Software Officer, Comcast Cable
Joshua Seiden
Author of Sense & Respond,
Special Guest Speaker

Agenda topics include:

  • RDK Broadband as a Foundation for Whole-Home Wifi

AirTies & Comcast

  • The Power of Data Analytics & Telemetry with RDK: 

Backtrace I/O, Quantum, & Tata Elxsi

  • Lab Accelerator


  • RDK as a Common Platform for Apps 

Comcast & Metrological

  • RDK Community Update


  • RDK 2019 Roadmap

Comcast & RDKM

  • Latest RDK Developments Throughout Liberty Global’s Footprint

Liberty Global

  • RDK and Broadband – DOCSIS, DSL and the PONs


Click here to view the full agenda*

*Session Topics and Speakers subject to change


Jason Briggs
Executive Director of Business Development,
Phil Cardy
Regional VP EMEA Sales, Consumer Solutions,
Jon Cave
VP, Digital Home Devices, Product Strategy & Management,
Comcast Cable
Albert Dahan
Founder & CTO,
Leslie Ellis
Ellis Edits
Steve Heeb
President & General Manager,
Labeeb Ismail
Labeeb Ismail, Senior Vice President, Product Development Engineering, Comcast Cable
Abel Mathew
Backtrace I/O
Gilberto Sotto Mayor Junior
Founding Partner,
Quantum Machine Learning
Charles Moreman
Executive Director, Systems Architecture,
Comcast Cable
Rob Suero
Technology Planning and Development,
Bill Warga
Vice President of Technology,
Liberty Global
Oz Yildirim

Space is limited. Register for the 2019 Americas Summit today!

thank you to our sponsors!

Contact Glee Abraham for information about sponsorship.

2019 RDK Americas Summit

  • Comcast Technology Center
    1800 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

RDK Management is an open source consortium that manages the Reference Design Kit (RDK). RDK is an open source software platform for the connected home that standardizes core functions used in broadband devices, set-top boxes, and IoT. It enables operators to manage their devices; control their business models; and customize their apps, UIs and data analytics to improve the customer experience and drive business results. The RDK community is comprised of more than 350 companies including: CPE manufacturers, SoC vendors, software developers, system integrators, and service providers.  For more information on the tools, training, and events provided by RDK Management, please visit:  

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