“Join us in a discussion on how wearable technology is changing the way we make music, watch movies, train athletes and play sports. WEST is one full day of featured speakers, expert panels, announcements, demos and networking with those working in this space.”
Wearables are in full motion as several key manufacturers have developed watches, glasses and fitness bands that track your every move and heart beat.
Canada’s first large-scale wearable technology conference is happening October 21st and the world is invited. WEST: Wearable Entertainment and Sports Toronto will explore the impact wearables is having within the sports and entertainment space.
The one-day event, which takes place at 99 Sudbury in West Queen West, will see a panel of enthusiasts and leaders within the wearable technology space. The opening keynote speaker is Qaizar Hassonjee, VP Innovations, Wearable Sports Electronics at adidas, who will share the vision for the future at the sport company.
In addition, Mounir Zok, Senior Sports Technologiest, US Olympics Committee, and Brian David Johnson, Futurist at Intel, are also scheduled to speak.