Welcome to the Z-Wave Alliance

The Z-Wave Alliance is a consortium of over 250 leading manufacturers and service providers worldwide
that are dedicated to interoperable wireless control products based on the Z-Wave open standard.

Z-Wave is a key enabling technology driving the "Internet of Things."


The Z-Wave Alliance maintains an active, year-round international presence through industry expositions, academic symposiums and training seminars, as well as technical and non-technical events that are open exclusively to Z-Wave Alliance members.

Upcoming Events

The Z-Wave Alliance actively participates in trade shows and conferences throughout the year with both exhibits and pavilions, as well as presentations and in panel discussions. The Z-Wave Alliance pavilions provide an excellent opportunity to learn about Z-Wave based products, clearly displaying the benefits of the Z-Wave standard for the users. Furthermore, Z-Wave enabled products are demonstrated at many other events by Z-Wave Alliance members.

The Alliance also conducts a number of technical and non-technical events that are open exclusively for Z-Wave Alliance members. Examples include Member Meetings, Member Dinners, and Developer Forums.

Check back often for updated information on speaking engagements, exhibitions, member meetings, open houses and developer forum events. 

Participating in the Z-Wave Alliance Pavilion at the Gunagzhou Electrical Building Technology - GEBT 2014 event provides the perfect opportunity to meet with your existing customers and meet new ones at this premier Asian event.  Click the banner for more information, or if your company is interested in participating, contact Janet Collins.

Internet of Things World, 17-18 June 2014, Crowne Plaza Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, USA, is the only independent business event dedicated to IoT anywhere in the world. Learn from 75+ IoT Innovators and Disruptors who will demonstrate how delegates can take advantage of the $19 trillion IoT market value. Z-Wave Alliance members can get at 15% registration discount by using code I83XZ/ZW15.

The leading trade show in the residential electronic systems industry, CEDIA EXPO is the only show that serves every home technology professional, no matter their service focus.  With over 17,000 attendees and 450 media representatives from over 90 publications, CEDIA is the place to be! Interested in participating with the Z-Wave Alliance at CEDIA 2014? Members can get info here...

Recent Events

Check out coverage and news from recent appearances by the Z-Wave Alliance and its members at recent trade events...

ISC West the largest expo in the U.S. dedicated to physical security systems, and the Z-Wave Alliance was broadly represented and honored. See our ISC West page for member news, and our ISC photo album.

Secutech covers everything in the security supplier chain from components to full solutions. Since its debut in 1998, Secutech has been regarded as the platform to source original design and manufacturing for the security and safety industry. For more information on Securetech, click here...

CeBIT 2014 has it all: a multitude of topic clusters covering every aspect of today's – and tomorrow's – IT realities, as well as special offerings for special interests. There is no other trade fair like CeBIT, and no other event that generates this much excitement! See our photo gallery from CeBIT 2014.

TecHome Builder's exploration of the now essential tech topics affecting builders peaked at the TecHome Builder Summit, March 4-6, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, TX. Executives from the biggest and most progressive building firms in the nation gathered for this VIP invitation-only event.  Learn more here...

Did you attend our New Orleans Developer's Forum & Unplug Fest? Visit our Circle to see pictures and presentations. Log in to your account, choose Member Tools > See Circles and request and invite.

The Smart Building Conference at ISE is where AV meets intelligent building design.  This joint partnership of CEDIA and InfoComm was held at the  Amsterdam RAI, the largest exhibition and conference centre in the Netherlands. Z-Wave Alliance Chairman Mark Walters was a featured speaker at this vital EU event.

The Z-Wave Alliance had its most expansive presence yet at the upcoming CES in Las Vegas, with more than two dozen participating companies in our exhibit. Countless more Z-Wave products and demos went on throughout the expo. Check out the Z-Wave news from our sponsor members...

CONNECTIONS™ Europe broght together leaders and decision makers in the connected home industries. Parks Associates expert analysts moderated all sessions, which featured consumer research, business strategies, recommendations, and competitive analysis focused on revenue growth and partnership opportunities for the connected home. 

Another strong showing for the Z-Wave Alliance at European Utility Week (formerly Metering Europe), Europe's biggest and best smart energy expo.  

Z-Wave will be co-exhibiting with over 20 companies in the Z-Wave Alliance Booth (512) at CEDIA 2013, with numerous companies also exhibiting Z-Wave throughout the show floor. Check out our CEDIA 2013 page to see our co-exhibitors' news, or click here for a photo album from the show! 

The Z-Wave Alliance's first exposition in China is upcoming at the Shanghai Intelligent Buildings and Technology Expo (SIBT)!  Visit our SIBT page to see who exhibited, or click here for a photo album of the show.

ESX returned to Nashville in 2013, at the brand new Music City Center. Z-Wave was everywhere, including the top product award for maximum impact. Click here to see our ESX page!

The 17th annual CONNECTIONS™ Connected Home Conference was co-located with CTIA 2013 on May 20-23, 2013, at the Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Z-Wave was a key topic on everyone's lips, read the recap here...

Eleven Alliance members exhibited at ISC West, a key annual expo for the security industry, and many more companies featured Z-Wave in their security and smart home solutions.  Check out the headlines from ISC West, 

The Alliance hosted the CeBIT Smart-Home Technical Forum, a series of lecturers and discussions on Z-Wave's role in the HAN market and the Internet of Things. You can read press announcements from our exhibiting members, and don't forget to log into your member account to visit the CeBIT 2013 Circle for photos of the presentations.

The Alliance and several members showed off Smart Grid-Smart Home solutions at DistribuTECH, tne utility industry's leading smart grid conference and exposition, covering automation and control systems, energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy integration, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, power delivery equipment and water utility technology.

The Z-Wave Alliance had its largest showing yet at the annual International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.  Check out the media recap of the coverage Z-Wave received, and also CES news from our members.