WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2017 ASIA – BANGALORE

September 7-8, 2017
Hilton Bangalore, Embassy Golf Links

Since 2006, WT | Wearable Technologies organizes events around the topic of Wearables. We are proud to announce that our event series makes a stop in Bangalore / India this year – FOR THE FIRST TIME !

Don’t miss to learn about the opportunities of this Huge Market and Meet Key Players from the Entire Ecosystem.


The WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2017 in Bangalore is supported by NASSCOM CoE-IoT. IEEE is official Tech partner of the event.

Startups can apply for our discounted fees here.

* The official language of the conference will be English.


Speakers 2017

  • Christian Stammel, Wearable Technologies AG

    Christian Stammel, Wearable Technologies AG


    Christian Stammel is the founder and CEO of the – first of its kind – innovation and business development platform for Wearable Technologies (WT). As serial entrepreneur, Christian founded his first two companies during university. Since the mid-90s he has founded more than 10 companies in the fields of geo data, navigation, internet, open innovation and technology consulting with a proven success record.
    Currently he operates as CEO of Wearable Technologies AG. He is a frequent keynote speaker on topics like IoT and beyond. His work cultivates multinationals and entrepreneurs alike to connect with forward thinkers, investors and most influential people within disruptive and converging industries. He developed the renowned open innovation platform, Innovation World Cup Series, through which he and his team support hundreds of companies every year. A well-known supporter of companies of all sizes his brainchild Wearable Technologies is a business accelerator for the entire WT ecosystem. Mr. Stammel is as keen to technology as he is passionate about surfing and snowboarding – always riding the biggest waves first.

  • Vijay Kumar, Wipro CTO

    Vijay Kumar, Wipro CTO


    14+ Yrs Experience in System Designs, mHealth and IoT solutions

    Innovator and Inventor - 20 Filed Patents and 3 Granted Patents on Smart IoT Devices and Innovative Products

    Diverse experience in architecture development, product development, project management, program management and conceptualization of innovation initiatives

  • Uday Dodla, Qualcomm India

    Uday Dodla, Qualcomm India


    Uday Dodla is Director of Product Marketing for Qualcomm India, and is based in Bangalore. In this role, Uday is responsible for growing the Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM ecosystem in India. He contributes to the end-to-end approach that provides technology, tools and relationships to help create and scale ecosystems in India for Smart Devices and in IoT verticals such as Wearables, Drones and Smart Homes. Uday leads the Qualcomm Design in India Challenge initiative to incubate Hardware companies.
    Uday has more than 18 years of experience in the mobile industry involving product management, handset engineering, network deployment and software development.
    Prior to his current role, he worked in the service provider industry, with operators and telecoms infrastructure providers in the United States.

  • Anshuman Singh, ReTiSense

    Anshuman Singh, ReTiSense


    Anshuman Singh is the founder of ReTiSense. He started ReTiSense in 2014 with the goal of developing products and solutions that provide actionable guidance and deep insights into human biomechanics through use of innovative wearable devices, real-time analytics and machine learning. 
    Anshuman Singh has over 18 years of experience working on mobile & embedded systems, Data Analytics, Semiconductor design, etc, and has held leadership positions in companies in USA as well as India. Anshuman has a B.Tech from IIT Kharagpur, and an MBA from Babson College, Massachusetts.

  • Jeff Katz, Geeny

    Jeff Katz, Geeny


    Jeff is an excellent communicator with extensive experience in professional software and hardware development across a wide range of environments and languages in an even more diverse set of problem spaces including physical access control, financial services, e-commerce, home entertainment and automotive. He is currently focusing on the Internet of Things.

    As a technologist, architect, full-stack software, hardware, and RF engineer, Jeff enjoys getting his hands dirty throughout the entire process and derives satisfaction from building and leading amazing teams and from working with great people to solve real and interesting.

    Jeff is currently responsible for technology and the development team, as well as strategy and platform evangelism at Geeny.


Agenda IEEE IoT/WT Tutorial and WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2017 Bangalore

Thursday, 7th September 2017
09:00 Registration & Inauguration
10:00 Tutorials
  Tutorial 1: Connecting an IoT/Wearable Device to IBM Watson (At IBM Training Facility)
  Tutorial 2: Wearable Electronics: A Designer´s Perspective (At Hilton, EGL)
11:30 Coffee / Tea Break
  Tutorials Continued
13:00 Networking Lunch @ Hilton
14:00 IEEE Blended Learning Programme
  Embedded IoT: IEEE MODULE
14:30 Global Wearables Market
  Christian Stammel, CEO, WT | Wearable Technologies AG
15:00 Experts Talk: Journey from a POC to a Global Wearable Product: Approach & Challenges
  Discover Design Thinking for Growth: Innomantra (30 mins)
  Certification Challenges in a Wearable: Philips Research (30 mins)
  How to get a CE mark for your Wearable Product: TÜV SÜD (30 mins)
  Cybersecurity for Wearables - A Case Study: Sumeru Solutions (30 mins)
17:00 Coffee / Tea Break
17:30 Networking & Wind-up
Friday, 8th September 2017
09:00 Registration & Inauguration
09:30 Welcome Speech
  Christian Stammel, CEO, WT | Wearable Technologies AG
10:00 Wearables Ecosystem in India: Panel Discussion
  ‘Make-In-India’ Wearable Products : Opportunities & Challenges Experts from NASSCOM CoE-IoT, IEEE & Other Key Ecosystem players, Moderated by Mohan Kumar R, Country Head India , WT | Wearable Technologies AG
10:45 Networking Coffee / Tea Break
11:00 Keynote
  From Fitness to Fashion and Beyond: How IBM Watson can drive innovation at the intersection of Cognitive and Wearables  Sridhar Sudarsan, Distinguished Engineer and CTO, Watson Platform Offering and Partnerships, IBM, USA
11:45 Healthcare Wearables
  AssureCare : Wipro Experience in Healthcare Wearables Vijay Kumar, Program Lead, Technologist IoT, Robotics , Smart Machines Group, Wipro CTO
  TJAY: A Wearable for Holistic Management of Epilepsy Rajlakshmi Borthakur, CEO, TerraBlue XT
  Beyond Measuring and Tracking: Unlocking real value of Wearable Technology through Insight, Intervention and Individualization. Anshuman Singh, Founder, ReTiSense
13:15 Networking Lunch Break
14:00 Enabling Technologies for Wearables
  Smart, Simple & Secure – A Silicon Story Uday Dodla, Sr. Director, Product Marketing, Wearable Business/IoT, Qualcomm India
15:00 Wearable Ecosystem
  CE Marking & Global Market Access for Wearable Technologies Anandan, EMC/RF SME, TÜV SÜD India
  Beyond the Drawer: Increasing Retention and Lifetime Value With an Open Approach Jeff Katz, CTO, Telefónica NEXT / Geeny (Germany)
  Cybersecurity Aspects for Wearables Shashank Dixit, Sr.Information Security Analyst, Sumeru Solutions
16:30 Networking Coffee / Tea Break
16:45 Start-up Elevator Pitches / Demos
  Selected Start-ups will have the opportunity to showcase their products.
17:30 Closing Remarks
  Christian Stammel, CEO, WT | Wearable Technologies AG
18:00 Closure of WT India 2017