January Meetup (#23) Google Glass 101: Applications and Experiences

  • January 28, 2014 · 6:00 PM
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Wearable technology is increasing in popularity, as smart devices like Google Glass allow us to view the world in a whole new way. Analysts and journalists predict 2014 to be a huge year for wearable tech, and we want to give you a glimpse of what you can expect from both an application and user perspective.

Please join us on Tuesday, January 28th for a hands-on (or shall we say eyes-on) demo of Google Glass with Alex Zaltsman and Chris Ghanem of InnoviMobile, Craig Caruso of CarusoApps, and John Shammas, Director of UX at Meddle. Our speakers will showcase Google Glass, and discuss use cases, implications and opportunities for GlassWare, the apps specifically designed for this platform. The speakers will also discuss their experience wearing Google Glass and we look forward to lively debate on the social, cultural, and privacy impact of these devices when used in public spaces, driving, and in other personal and professional environments.

We’re excited to kick off the new year by diving into this new technology, and we hope you’ll join us in learning about the future of Google Glass!

In addition to the main speaker panel, we would also like to open the floor to anyone working on projects that would like to share with the crowd prior to the start of our discussion. Please send us an email at [masked] with a brief description of your pitch.

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  • Jason M.

    Had a great time, very informative and the guest speakers were very friendly! Can't wait to attend some more meetups with you guys!

    January 31, 2014

  • Sara

    Thank Chris, Craig and John for a great evening of tech!
    The glass surely has the potential to change the way we do many things. Till then, it was nice to talk to people face to face and meet real interesting people!
    I hope that we all keep in touch!

    January 30, 2014

  • Domenick C.

    Awesome perspective, presentations and demonstrations of Google Glass and the endless possibilities this wearable technology.

    January 29, 2014

  • Noreen M.

    Excellent presentations/intro to Google Glass.
    Dom and Allyson thanks for organizing another great event.

    January 29, 2014

  • Kendra O.

    Great meeting! I loved seeing the demo of the Google Glasses. I thought all the presenters did a great job.

    January 29, 2014

  • John I.

    Exciting topic, great presentation, enthusiastic crowd. Thanks to our organizers and presenters.

    1 · January 29, 2014

  • Rich B.

    For folks interested, here's background info on Google Glass' ban on facial recognition: http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2013/06/google-forbids-facial-recognition-apps-on-glass-in-the-name-of-privacy/

    2 · January 29, 2014

  • Juergen B.

    Thanks to Chris, Craig and John for an excellent intro into google glass, it's application potentials & glassware (we learned to NOT call them apps:) An enjoyable evening, great venue and thanks also to Allison, Shannon and Domenick to organize another great NJConnect event...

    1 · January 28, 2014

  • John S.

    Great experience and happy to be a part. Hope to join you all for the next meetup!

    January 28, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great meetup and fascinating to hear real world examples of how Google Glass is being used.

    January 28, 2014

  • John R.

    Hello, I was planning to attend this event but a conflict has come up at the last minute. Hope to see you all at the next event. Call on me anytime.

    January 27, 2014

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