Cam Ferroni To SpeakBOSTON --(Business Wire)-- May 3, 2004 Industry leaders and Yankee Group analysts will explore impact of emerging disruptive technologies on the consumer technology industry The Yankee Groups Connected Consumer Summit will be held on May 25-26 at the Grand Hyatt Buckhead in Atlanta. Yankee Group analysts and industry leaders participating in this two-day interactive event will evaluate how technology and competition is revolutionizing the development, distribution, and consumption of media, entertainment, and communications. The Summit will explore the impact of emerging disruptive technologies on the consumer technology industry. Confirmed presenters include: Luis Avila, Vice President, Corporate Strategic Planning, Scientific Atlanta Kevin Cohen, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Interactive Enhanced Television, Turner Network Sales Scott Dinsdale, Technology Futurist and former EVP, Digital Strategy, Motion Picture Association of America Cam Ferroni, GM, Xbox Platform Team, Microsoft Corporation Shaygan Kheradpir, CIO, Verizon Walt Megura, GM, Broadband Networks, Nortel Networks Carl Russo, President and CEO, Calix Networks Stephen C. Snyder, Partner, Communications & High Tech, Accenture Jan Steenkamp, CEO, Entrique Inc. Bill Stratton, Vice President, Business Development, Turner Network Sales Yankee Group Consumer, Media and Entertainment Analysts Sponsors include: Accenture (http://www.accenture.com) Entriq (http://www.entriq.com) Calix (http://www.calix.com) Nortel Networks (http://www.nortel.com) More information about the Connected Consumer Summit is available at http://www.yankeegroup.com/CCS2004. A limited number of complimentary press passes are available. Organizations interested in becoming a sponsor should contact Craig Stryker, sponsorship sales manager, firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-880-0217.