Turning Emerging Technology Into Impactful Wearable Products (Wearable Europe 2020)

Dr Jacob Skinner, CEO
Thrive Wearables Ltd
United Kingdom

Presentation Summary

In a fast-moving technology landscape, many promising technologies fall down as they are exposed to the realities of productisation. Some make it and become the engine of disruptive innovation. Breakthrough products are the view of innovation the public are exposed to, where genuine user value drives adoption and business success. In this talk Jacob will discuss some of these emerging product propositions still under the radar of the public.

Speaker Biography (Jacob Skinner)

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.

Company Profile (Thrive Wearables Ltd)

Thrive Wearables is the go-to wearables design and development consultancy. We work on projects that add real value to people's lives and have positive impact on the world. The Thrive team invent, innovate and deliver wearable technology from idea to global mass production. We work with agile and innovative companies worldwide to realise their vision for connected, high impact IoT applications.
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