2019 Wearable Tech Summit
Wednesday, January 9
We kick off the Wearable Tech Summit 2019 with a look at who’s wearing what, plus breakfast.
No longer a simple wristband counting steps, wearables have exploded into wellness, enterprise, entertainment, security, currency and fashion. Wearables are already changing our lifestyle, how will they change our lives? Welcome to the wearable future.
Are wearables adapting to lifestyle or are lifestyles adapting to wearables?
The human body is the interface: using smart textiles and micro-electronics to create an emotional experience for wearers incorporating empowerment and connectedness.
Companies are adopting wearable technology to create a safer, more efficient workplace. Wearables enhance productivity, lower costs, maximize efficiency, manage access and permissions and prevent injury. Meet the technologies driving the wearable marketplace.
Increasingly wearable tech is a work requirement. Augmenting worker capabilities, safety and productivity, wearables have moved from having potential to being impactful, and soon, essential.
Wearables are becoming paramount players in the world of health and wellness as new technologies are making a meaningful impact both for maintaining health and for those overcoming health challenges.
Seniors and people with disabilities are perhaps the segment of the population most likely to benefit from advances in wearable technology. Enabling and recovering with wearable technology.
Nothing interferes with a lifestyle more than ailment and pain. New wearable devices, advanced software and algorithms are allowing users to proactively manage their own conditions.
Data collection, analytics, muscle memory and stimulation have become paramount ingredients to accomplishment of any sort. If its measurable, it can be modified, whether device or fabric driven, wearable technology has become essential in reaching one’s potential.
Originating in the fitness arena, wearable tech has since exploded into numerous domains. Yet in data collection, social engagement and consumption, fitness still leads the pack.
Wearables only work when people wear them. Meeting the challenge, developers are making wearables lifestyle-compliant, creating fashionable or even invisible designs, all while fulfilling user needs. Come see how companies are overcoming the obstacles to consumer adoption.