Wearable Wednesday NY - Kickoff!!

  • March 26, 2014 · 6:30 PM
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Wearable Wednesday NY - Kickoff!!

**Paid Eventbrite Ticket or Paid Meetup Ticket is required for all guests: ** http://www.eventbrite.com/e/wearable-wednesday-ny-kickoff-tickets-10373608743?aff=eorg

Goodwin Proctor's space is in the New York Times building, with gorgeous views overlooking the Hudson. Event will be nicely catered, with open bar. 

Hosted by Paul Farkas, Wearable Wednesday NY,  Co-Founder, Accessory2

6:15-6:30p   Check-in

6:45-7:00p  Foursquare Presentation

7:00-7:15p    Hacking Happiness, John C. Havens

7:15-7:45p   Social Impact of Wearables Panel

7:45-8:00p  Closing Keynote: Chris Grayson

8:00-9:00p  Networking, Cocktails and Tasty Bites


Exploring the Social Impact of a Wearable Era

- John Havens, founder, The H(app)athon Project; author, Hacking Happiness 


- Ori Inbar, co-founder, Augmented World Expo (AWE); co-founder and CEO of Augmented Reality.ORG, a global non-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing augmented reality (AR); founder, Ogmento; founder, ARNY http://augmentedworldexpo.com/; http://www.meetup.com/ARNY-Augmented-Reality-New-York/

- David Ban, mobile and wearables partnerships, Foursquare http://foursquare.com

-Amanda Parkes, Visiting Scientist, MIT Media Lab; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Columbia University - Dept. Architecture

- Dave Mathews, founder of NewAer, is a low power software scanning engine that any developer can use in their apps to allow phones to discover one another, or devices like WiFi, Bluetooth and Cellular towers.  Thinkof it as a better iBeacon. http://www.newaer.com/

- Amy Vernon, Glimpse, 20-year veteran journalist, speaker, blogger, on a variety of topics including content marketing, community management, social, and mobile. Mentor, Women Innovate Wireless. http://amyvernon.net

Closing Keynote:

- Chris Grayson, Founder (Stealth Wearable Startup); advisor CrowdOptic.com; events: Tedx SiliconAlley, Augmented World Expo.

-Eventbrite Ticket Page--> http://bit.ly/1beqqEH

Wearable Wednesday NY Page


Wearable World connects businesses to the social fabric of the Internet of Wearable Things.  Our goal is to provide an innovation platform to foster the blend of technology, art and humanity.  Through news content, incubator and accelerator programs, and events, Wearable World acts as the catalyst for future Wearable Technology innovation.  The Wearable World platform addresses the need for entrepreneurs to connect, learn, and engage the wider Wearable Technology global ecosystem.  http://wearableworld.co

In association with Global Wearable DayWearable Wednesday was created by Accessory2 Co-Founders, Paul Farkas and Kimmie Smith as a global Wearable Day to recognize, feature, shop, and discover. After Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday, discover, shop, and celebrate Wearable Wednesday on 12.3.14. http://wearablewednesday.com/

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  • Crystal

    Sorry I was a no-show! Work got away from me. I will assume 5 stars in my absence.

    March 26, 2014

  • Paul F.

    Thank you everyone for registering. The list is now closed as the venue required 24h notice to upload attendee names with security. We look forward to seeing you all there. Those that couldn't make it, we look forward to seeing you next time.

    March 25, 2014

  • Adina

    I can't RSVP because I paid on Eventbrite first, but I'll be there - count me in :)

    March 24, 2014

    • Paul F.

      got it. we'll definitely get the process better for next time.

      March 24, 2014

  • Paul F.

    For those that haven't yet RSVPd, or RSVPd and haven't paid yet, please head to the Eventbrite page and grab a ticket. **Paid Ticket is required for all guests and walk-ins are not allowed @ NY Times Building ** http://www.eventbrite.com/e/wearable-wednesday-ny-kickoff-tickets-10373608743?aff=eorg

    March 17, 2014

  • Christopher D.

    is this already sold out? I went to pay, and wasn't able to complete the transaction (unknown reasons)... anyone else have this problem?

    January 31, 2014

  • Andy G.

    Excellent! See you there. Thanks.

    January 30, 2014

    • Paul F.

      look forward to seeing you. please grab a ticket on the eventbrite page. link is above. ~p

      1 · January 30, 2014

  • Andy G.

    No room for one more?

    January 30, 2014

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Refunds offered if:

  • the Meetup is cancelled
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Additional notes: The list is now closed. Venue rules needed 24h notice for building security. Anyone new registrations will have their ticket cost refunded and we would look forward to seeing you next time. 3/25, 6:21p EST

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