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:
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
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%.