2018 AGENDA

2018 Wearable Tech Summit
Thursday, January 11

The State of the Wearable

On your wrist, in your hair, on your clothing, in your skin, on your shoes, in your hat – everyday apparel is turning into high-tech wearables.

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

Welcome

Speakers:
Founder
Living in Digital Times
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

The Wearable as a Fashion Statement

As wearables mature, we’re losing that geeky look and moving towards high-tech fashion as a thing of beauty.

Moderator:
Fashion Tech Editor
ELLE USA
Speakers:
Creative Director
Heisel
EVP, Chief of Strategy & Digital Officer
Fossil Group, Inc.
CEO & founder
Ashley Chloe, Inc.
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

Functional Wearables

Wearing with a purpose: Keeping you safer, healthier, and more connected is the name of the new wearables game.

Moderator:
Research Director, Consumer Platforms & Devices
GlobalData
Speakers:
Co-Founder
Nuheara
Creator/Owner
ShotDoctor
Research Analyst
Euromonitor International
CEO
Tractive GmbH
CEO & founder
Ashley Chloe, Inc.
President and Co-Founder
TrackR
The Wearable Workforce

The workplace may be the golden goose for wearables. ABI research forecasts enterprise wearable device revenue will top $60 billion in 2022. We’ll look at safety, training, tracking, and more. 

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

Wearable Safeguards

Do you know who’s in your building? Who’s logged into your system? Who’s lost in the field? A new generation of wearables will keep your enterprise safer.

Moderator:
Founder & President
PSFK
Speakers:
EVP, Chief of Strategy & Digital Officer
Fossil Group, Inc.
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

The Wearable Assistant

Next generation wearables provide you with an assistant you can wear and imbue you with some special super powers.

Moderator:
Experience Design Lead
BCG Digital Ventures
Speakers:
Behavioral Scientist & Author
2BalanceU
Executive VP R&D
OrCam
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

BREAK

The Smartest Wearables in the Room

Just around the corner are wearables so intuitive that they learn over time and devices so smart they can save a life. Bio and e-textiles, wearables with bionic power,  we’ll showcase the future stars of this life-altering revolution. 

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

2018’s Top Five Wearable Trends

Their power may come from your movement or your brain. Their actions might be in response to the environment of your emotions. Meet the class of 2018 wearables.

Speakers:
CEO and Co-Founder
Xenoma
Chief Executive Officer
Interaxon Inc (Muse)
Director of Engineering
Google Inc.
12:00 AM - 12:25 PM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

Textiles of the Future

E-inks and digital tattoos, bio-engineered fabrics and machine engineered masterpieces.

Speakers:
Chief Innovation Officer
Fashion Tech Lab
12:25 PM - 12:40 PM
Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

From “Me” to “We”: The Community of Wearables

Watch as your wearable becomes a part of the ‘ecosystem of wearables conversing with each other.

Speakers:
President & Co-Founder
Valencell
Principal Research Analyst
Rabuck Associates