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Apple Watch & the Official Launch of Linkitz at May 2015 WWTO

May 5, 2015 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

Apple Watch

On May 5, We Are Wearables Toronto is gathering a group of journalists to discuss Apple Watch™ including BetaKit Senior Editor, Tom Emrich and Daniel Bader, Editor at our sister site MobileSyrup. The event will also showcase some of the very first Apple Watch™ apps from Tangerine, Pizza Pizza, Realtor.ca, ecobee and Globe and Mail.



6:30-7:00PM: Doors open, food & drink served + exhibitor area begins

7:00-7:05PM: Opening Remarks

7:05-7:25: Panel: Apple Watch™ post-launch discussion with journalists

  • Raju Mudhar, Toronto Star
  • Nicole Bogart, Global News
  • Patrick O’Rourke, The Financial Post / MobileSyrup
  • Daniel Bader, MobileSyrup
  • Randi Bergman, FASHION Magazine
  • Tom Emrich, BetaKit / We Are Wearables

7:25-7:55: Creating meaningful wrist experiences – a showcase and panel discussion on Apple Watch™apps

  • Jay Mehta, Tangerine
  • Craig Saila, The Globe & Mail
  • Jason Hyde, Plastic Mobile (Pizza Pizza & Realtor.ca)
  • Taso Perdikoulias, ecobee
  • Moderated by Tom Emrich, We Are Wearables and Senior Editor at BetaKit

7:55-8:10: The official launch of girls wearable Linkitz presented by co-founder Lyssa Neel

8:10-8:20: Q&A with Linkitz co-founder Lyssa Neel

8:10-10:00PM: Networking including bar & food + demo area featuring:

  • Tangerine, Tangerine Mobile Banking Apple Watch™ app
  • The Globe and Mail and The Working Group, The Globe and Mail: News Apple Watch™ app
  • Plastic Mobile, Pizza Pizza & Realtor.ca Apple Watch™ apps
  • ecobee, smart thermostat Apple Watch™ app
  • Voovo, crowdsourcing marketplace for buyers and sellers of 3D printing services
  • Myle, makers of TAP  – the world’s first, smart wearable thought-capturing device
  • Linkitz, modular programmable wearable kit for girls


BetaKit is a proud sponsor of We Are Wearables Toronto. Come join us at this free event on May 5.

RSVP on the We Are Wearables meetup page.




May 5, 2015
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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We Are Wearables Toronto


MaRS Discovery District Centre
101 College Street
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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