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WEAR Conference 2016

May 24, 2016 - May 26, 2016

Discount Code: MedTech Boston Associates save $150 on a WEAR delegate pass. Enter the code WMTB6 during the checkout process. Not valid for Tours or Workshops.

Established in 2004, WEAR is the longest-running conference series dedicated to smart textiles, wearable technology, material innovation and the business of consumer experience.

Experiencing, Connecting, Learning, Doing, Shaping & Ideating

EXPERIENCING

What’s happening with pace setters in the industry and research labs; how wearables are becoming enablers for good and improving quality of life. Organized visits around the city for tech development through guided tours to wearable and design firms and the special exhibition at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts on smart fabrics and wearable tech. Hands-on exploration of new tech products at the WEAR exhibit hall.

CONNECTING

Fashion Brands and Component Makers. Supply Chain Specialists and Apparel Companies. Startups and VCs. Academia and Tech Firms. Buyers and Sellers. You and your peers.

LEARNING

From Material Innovation in Smart Textiles, Soft Goods and Footwear to what’s next in Implantables to Hardware and the Business of Wearables you will gain the latest insights into this dynamic industry.

DOING

Be part of interactive workshops, tours and special events.

SHAPING

Curated by experts from Adidas, Microsoft, Dragon Innovation, VT, Artefact, Indiegogo, Flextronics and Endeavour Partners.

IDEATING

Distilling all your newly gained experiences, connections, learnings into actionable ideas in your workplace.

What’s in the works for WEAR 2016?

  • The Rocky Path to Insightful Wearables for Consumers and Employers
  • Wearables for Health, Fitness and Medical
  • Crowdfunding: How to run a $1MM campaign?
  • Material Innovation in Smart Textiles, Soft Goods and Footwear
  • Connecting Innovation in the Supply Chain with Brands to develop Smart Textiles: The Economics of Integrating Electronics in Clothing
  • Fashion and Tech Integration
  • Wearables for Good
  • Augmented Reality, VR

And more to be announced!

Follow us on Twitter @Wearables_Tech and watch for #WEARCon2016

Details

Start:
May 24, 2016
End:
May 26, 2016

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