We're excited to kick off 2013 with Sonny Vu, CEO and Founder of Misfit Wearables! Hear Sonny talk about Misfit, AgaMatrix, the Shine, design, and a wearable future. This event will be packed, so please come early!
Misfit is giving away a Shine to the most creative tweet about our event! Get your creative juices flowing and tweet about the event now and during the event with @sonnyvu or @misfitwearables for a chance to win. Feel free to refer to the following #s: #WearableFuture, #sffashiontech, #fashtech.
Sonny Vu is Founder and CEO of MIsfit Wearables, a wearable computing company dedicated to developing highly wearable sensor products and services for wellness and medical applications. Misfit recently launched Shine, a sleek and elegant personal activity tracker, and has been taking the media world by storm. A huge success on Indiegogo and featured at CES, Shine and Shine accessories will ship this summer.
6:00-6:15 - Check-in
6:15-6:20 - Introductions
6:20-7:10 - Speaker Presentation, Discussion, & Q&A
7:15-8:00 - Member product demo and/or mingling & networking
If you are interested in showcasing your work to the group, please send an email to Mika at [masked].
** Space is limited (venue size) and we expect a large turnout. So please check-in early. If you RSVP but cannot attend, please update your status to "Not Going" so people on the waitlist can attend. If space is available after 6:15, waitlist attendees will be admitted. **
Wearable Future (formerly "Wearable Tech + e-textiles")
Monday, March 25, 2013, 6:00-8:00pm
TechShop San Francisco
926 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
ABOUT WEARABLE FUTURE
From arduino and conductive threads to wearable devices, smart glasses, and smart textiles, wearable technology is changing how we live and interact with the world. Part speaker series, part networking social, Wearable Future, hosted by SF FASHTECH, provides a forum to explore these new interactions and to meet designers, developers, artists, engineers, and business professionals who are merging technology, apparel, and design, changing the way we experience life - through fashion, health, entertainment, and other applications.
Past speakers include:
- Jennifer Darmour, electricfoxy
- Adrian Freed, Center for New Music & Audio Technology, University of California Berkeley
- Jared Leto, TouchTec
- Erick Miller, Vergence Labs
- Hannah-Perner Wilson, MIT Media Lab and collective KOBAKANT