by Johanna Mischke

February 5, 2012

Wearing a chest belt during sports like handball is hardly realistic

Björn Eskofier is Head of the Digital Sports and Sportronics Group at the Pattern Recognition Lab of the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg. He is also Assistant Professor for Computer Science in Sports (endowed professorship of adidas AG). He has dedicated his research to a number of Wearable Technologies’ topics and we are delighted that he agreed […]

by Johanna Mischke

February 5, 2012

What an inspiring conference!

Wearable Technologies are soon going to hit the mainstream judging from what we heard from our inspiring speakers and given the interesting mix of delegates at the 2012 Wearable Technologies Conference. Whilst promising concepts highlighting exciting future innovations were presented, it was also evident that technology has taken a giant step forward since the last […]

by Johanna Mischke

January 5, 2012

WT for animals

Wearable Technologies is for humans; at least this is what we thought. But we are currently stumbling upon more and more WT products for animals. We don’t think that this will be the ultimate future of WT but we wanted to share our funny yet useful discoveries with you: Have you ever wanted to immortalize […]

by Johanna Mischke

January 5, 2012

Never stop to check your heart rate again!

We had the chance to interview Hind Hobeika about her butterfleye project – swimming goggles integrating essential electronic applications for all swimmers. Where did the initial idea for the butterfleye project come from? What is it about? The idea of butterfleye- smart swimming goggles came from a need I felt as a swimmer to monitor […]

by Johanna Mischke

January 5, 2012

Discover healthy, sporting WT solutions @ISPO 2012

ISPO is getting closer and we hope you will have the chance to visit us at our stand between January 29 and February 1, 2012 in Munich. The following exhibitors will be attending our WTshow in hall B6 545: AiQ will be our guest again exhibiting their product lines ThermoMan and NeonMan AmpliTrain will demonstrate […]

by Johanna Mischke

January 5, 2012

Meeting Georgios Papastefanou at the WTconference 2012

In just two weeks from now we will be welcoming many excellent speakers to our Wearable Technologies Conference 2012. With a long list of interesting conference registrants, we are expecting a truly unique networking event this year. In the run up to the conference we met our speaker Georgios Papastefanou whose presentation is called “Communicate […]