Speakers from the world's largest organisations will share their needs & experiences with many world first announcements. Learn of the requirements and case studies from end users and hear all about the latest innovations from companies across the value chain. In total, hear insights from 250 speakers.
Can We Make The Body Area Network A Reality For Consumer Technology?
Estrel Convention Center, Berlin, Germany
Estrel Hall A
12:40 - 13:00
Transmitting data around the body, between sensor nodes, through processing infrastructure and on to the internet is not a new concept. However, the User Experience people can expect is far from perfect. Will we reach a point where modular, body worn technology could converge with the demanding expectations of disillusioned health and wellbeing consumers?
Jacob Skinner is a product development expert, who works with people and technology to create user driven products that offer real value. Especially passionate about wellbeing, health and social impact projects, he works across disciplines to solve technical challenges in wearable technology and the wider IoT space. Alongside Dave Sandbach, he is the driving force behind Thrive Wearables, a global design and development consultancy.
Thrive Wearables is UK's leading Wearables Development Agency, committed to finding solutions to the toughest challenges facing the modern world. The Thrive team invent, innovate and deliver Wearable Technology from Idea to global mass production. We work with agile and innovative UK and European companies to realise their vision for connected, high impact IoT applications.