Day 2

21 October 2016

Wearables

“Wearable devices are now at the heart of just about every discussion related to the Internet of Things (IoT), and the full range of new capabilities pervasive connectivity can bring” – Mouser.com

This track discusses the considerable wearables element within the IoT ecosystem, looking at the wearable tech revolution and the future of wearables. It will cover topics including consumer engagement, the role of technology in fashion and the wider effect of wearables on society and the world around us. Sessions will explore the challenges involved when developing wearables and the how the newest wearable technologies are taking the sector to the next level.

10:00AM

Wearables: Chair’s welcome and opening remarks

Meredith Lind

Partner, Technology Products & Services Sector

YouGov US

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. Meredith Lind, Partner, Technology Products & Services Sector, YouGov US

10:20AM

Keynote: Functional, usable and wearable: The IoT evolution

Karl Weaver

OEM Business Development Director - North America and North East Asia

Oasis Smart Sim

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  • Smart Watches will add eSim (eUICC) for 4G LTE WWAN Connectivity
  • Smart Watches key use case is as wearable payment devices and also lowest price point for IoT Hub device
  • Smart Watches are mostly owned my the Korean vendors Samsung and LG, but a hardof low-costing Chinese Brands are emergingto fill that gap
  • Smart Watches that focus on using Near Field Communications and mobile payment credential storage needs embedded secure element securit
. Karl Weaver, OEM Business Development Director - North America and North East Asia, Oasis Smart Sim

10:50AM

Panel: Wearable technologies – an integral part of the IoE

Dan Tochen

Research Director

YouGov US

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Regan Wynne

Director of Marketing and Communications

DAQRI

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Ephraim Lindenbaum

Managing Director

Advance Ventures

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Madison Maxey

Founder

Loomia

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  • As the internet of everything (IOE) becomes a reality, how do we expect wearables to interact with the world around us?
  • What are the benefits wearables will bring to society and businesses and what are the difficulties in creating a real value proposition?
  • Making wearable technology a must have consumer good – how do we turn cool technology into something that makes a difference to people and organisations?
  • Examining the challenges for wearable technology – eg. Battery life, data collection, and functionality and what are the possible solutions?
  • Overcoming customer concerns with wearable data collection and ensuring that received value makes the data sharing trade-off worthwhile

Moderated by: Dan Tochen, Research Director, YouGov US

. Dan Tochen, Research Director, YouGov US
. Regan Wynne, Director of Marketing and Communications, DAQRI
. Ephraim Lindenbaum, Managing Director, Advance Ventures
. Madison Maxey, Founder, Loomia

11:30AM

Networking Break

12:00PM

Panel: Raising the bar – can IoT improve our fitness and performance?

Sharlene Sternberg

Marketing Manager

Sensoria, Inc.

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Meredith Lind

Partner, Technology Products & Services Sector

YouGov US

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Monisha Perkash

CEO & Co-founder

Lumo Bodytech

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  • Discussing the convergence of sport and technology – smart clothing, accessories and fitness wear that can do everything from monitor your heart to charge your smartphone.
  • How predictive analytics can play a role in improving sports performance
  • Exploring innovations in smart textiles, sensors and platforms and examining which areas will provide future growth
  • Sensors and connectivity: choices and challenges

Moderated by: Meredith Lind, Partner, YouGov US

. Sharlene Sternberg, Marketing Manager, Sensoria, Inc.
. Meredith Lind, Partner, Technology Products & Services Sector, YouGov US
. Monisha Perkash, CEO & Co-founder , Lumo Bodytech

12:40PM

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