The most natural solution from which we can extract data from our bodies is in form factors that are already being used by most people most of the time, and that covers a large real-estate footprint of the body: fabrics - shirts, underwear, socks, sheets, car seats etc. Textiles are already 'adopted' hence assuring a high compliance rate. With functionalized textiles, a single shirt has the ability to read, analyze and actuate.
Tony is an entrepreneur with a passion for solving problems. With a background in Electrical Engineering, Tony's natural entrepreneurial gift transformed his single store business start-up to a 100+ store chain before the age of 30. He has subsequently acquired and restructured many more businesses of much larger scales. As an innovator, he has pioneered movements in sustainable clothing, spearheaded many research and development projects in smart fabrics, and recently founded A.I.A. labs - a wearable technology hub created to make products for inventors, start-ups and established companies.
Myant is on a mission to transform human connectedness. It has created the world's first platform in Textile Computing continuously and ambiently connecting people to their own bodies, to each other, and to the world. With an extensive patent portfolio, key exclusive relationships, a multidisciplinary team and over 80,000 ft² of manufacturing capacity, Myant is turning everyday textiles into bidirectional interfaces for human-computer interaction. Connect with us to find out how we can help you create innovative solutions powered by textiles that can sense and react to the human body. Visit https://www.myant.ca to learn more.