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Entertainment and Sports Wearable Technology

Hey Transformers,

Entertainment and sports have continued to evolve worldwide, but wearable technology is now taking an important part in advancing the social influence and quality of content. This meetup will be focusing on new products in the wearable technology sector that are being used by professional athletes, celebrities, and industry leaders. Come join us and learn more about this topic in person with a curated panel. 

This meetup will give you a sneak peek to our upcoming wearable entertainment event in LA on July 17 where we will bring the best of Hollywood, Sports (NBA, NHL, NFL, MLS) Teams, Olympic champions (Dick Fosbury), Music, Health and Wearables (Steve Mann, Meta CEO, Meron Gribetz, Stacey Burr). 

For more info, please go to www.wearabletechla.com 

Tickets are going fast! We have until June 8th days before the early bird special expires. 

Right now you can take advantage of our early bird special which gives you 20% off using the following promo code: FRIENDSOFWTLA

Schedule:

7:00PM-7:30PM: Networking 

7:30PM-8:00PM: Panel (Moderated By Ellen Leanse)

8:00PM-8:30PM: Demos 

8:30PM-9:00PM: Networking

Volunteers:

We are looking for volunteers to help us setup, cleanup, and take over the world (just kidding). If you're interested in helping out then please sign up here.

Speakers:

Charles Michael Yim

Charles Michael Yim is the Founder and CEO of Breathometer. He is serial and visionary entrepreneur from Silicon Valley, that is passionate about inventing and building innovative products that consistently delight customers. Charles is best known for his appearance on ABC's hit show Shark Tank where he convinced all 5 Sharks to invest $1M together in Breathometer. Most recently, Charles was Founder and CEO of Chatterfly from inception, to acquisition by Plum District, a Kleiner Perkins company. @charlesmyim 

Kim Du

Kim Du is the Vice President of Corporate Development of Emotiv. Emotiv is a bioinformatics company offering a unique platform for crowd-sourced brain research. The human brain, our most advanced organ, is an intricate and complex network of connections. Largely enigmatic, it’s our own personal machine that can extract patterns from overwhelming amounts of data. At Emotiv, we are pushing the frontier of gaining insights into the brain.

Mary Vincent

Mary Vincent is the Co-Founder and Head of Product Engineering of Sensilk. Sensilk is a smart clothing company focused on helping you take ownership of your health. By moving technology behind the scenes, we make it easier to track and improve your fitness and maximize your workout. Through our woven conductive fabric and modern design, Sensilk is where fashion meets function to make you feel comfortable while motivating you to train your best. @MaryVincent

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  • Gary

    Educational and entertaining- interesting Demos too!

    June 17, 2014

  • Gokul

    I see there are two versions for this event: http://www.meetup.com/Wearable-Technology-Startup-Meetup/events/186512622/ I hope all is well with it!

    June 17, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I just checked website and found
    tickets are hundreds of dollars for
    this 2 hour meet up?

    June 17, 2014

    • Andy K.

      I think you need to read that again, it looks like you are mixing up tonight's meetup with the "wearabletechla"­ event next month.

      June 17, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Spelling out what is free and what is not would be helpful.

      June 17, 2014

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