CABA organized its annual Intelligent Buildings and Digital Home Forum in Silicon Valley. It consisted of workshops and discussion panels on home and building automation and keynote speeches from Silicon Valley giants like Intel and Google. KNX made its appearance in the discussion panel about interoperability, alongside Zigbee, Z-Wave, Fairhair, OCF and Thread. Mr. Demarest underlined the guarantee for end users that products of different manufacturers and applications really work together. KNX USA informed interested persons at its stand about the advantages of KNX.