About

WT | Wearable  Technologies  is  the  pioneer  and  world  leading  innovation  and  market  development  platform  for technologies worn close to the body, on the body and even in the body. Since 2006 the platform has successfully established an ecosystem of more than 30,000 companies comprising market leaders and highly innovative companies. Additionally WT | Wearable Technologies offers consulting, business development, technology marketing, and innovation introduced to the market. The  WT | Innovation  World  Cup is an annual competition to drive newly emerging wearable companies into the market. WT also introduces innovation to the industry by cultivating international  conferences  and tradeshows in partnership with leading trade organizations.


 

The WT | Group has offices around the world.

Headquarters: WT | Wearable Technologies EMEA, Munich

North America: WT | Wearable Technologies USA, San Francisco

 


 

The wearable technology market is the next mega tech trend – according to several leading research institutes:

The total Wearable Computing Market is expected to reach up to $34.61 Billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 20.7% between 2015 and 2020.

2015, MarketsandMarkets

Juniper estimates wearable market to be worth approximately $80 billion annually by 2020, fashion-first wearables will have a much greater appeal than tech-centric devices, as they will blend into consumers’ lives more effectively

2015, Juniper Research

Wearable technology will be worth USD 22.7 billion in 2015 rising to USD 173.3 billion by 2020, but the long-term potential of the sector will make these numbers seem rather small.

2015, Generator

North American region will be the largest and grow at a CAGR value of 39% over the next five years. More interestingly, the Asia-Pacific region will become the second largest market outpacing Europe by 2019 with a CAGR of 90%.

2014, ABI Research

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