End User Needs. New Innovations. Big Brands.
November 18-19, 2015 | Santa Clara, CA, USA

IDTechEx Wearable USA uniquely covers end user needs and wearable technology innovations. Attended by over 700 key people across the value chain and 30+ exhibitors in 2014, this is the largest show in the US covering wearable technology.

Understanding the market pull

Hear end-users presenting on their requirements and progress across:

  • fashion
  • healthcare
  • industry/Enterprise
  • infotainment
  • military
  • sportswear


Learn about new innovations and technology breakthroughs including:

  • stretchable electronics and e-textiles
  • smart eyewear
  • sensors
  • flexible displays, batteries
  • connectivity
  • new materials

The market

Update and discussion from big brands covering their views on:

  • global industry trends
  • products
  • manufacturing/integration
  • forecasts
  • opportunities

New opportunities for wearable technologies

Many consumer electronics sectors are saturated, which has brought wearable technology to the forefront of development. This is the only event to look at what is really needed and the capabilities offered by new technologies. Aimed at the full ecosystem from fashion brands to material providers, attendees will uniquely learn about the trends, products and opportunities in this sector.

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Co-located events

IDTechEx Wearable USA is co-located alongside a series of synergistic events on printed & flexible electronics, energy harvesting, energy storage and the internet of things. Attendees and exhibitors will have access to all co-located events. In one location, all these value chains are brought together with over 3,000 attendees and 200 exhibitors in total, creating a dynamic market place geared towards enabling technologies that will shape the future of wearable devices.

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Very interesting, a great opportunity to exchange views in the same day with an R&D, start-up, production and end-user company!

DECATHLON SA - Exhibitor at IDTechEx Wearable USA 2014

For our high-tech start-up taking part in the IDTechEx Wearable Technology event, was a "catalytic" experience. Not only did we win the "Best New Wearable Technology Device - award, we also were barely capable of coping with the overwhelming interest of top level quality contacts at our stand

Bainisha - Exhibitor at IDTechEx Wearable Europe 2015

Exhibiting at IDTechEx Wearable Technology event was a fantastic experience for Ohmatex. We were inundated with visitors to our stand throughout the two days, generating many high quality leads. The whole event was a great exercise in raising the profile of Ohmatex's expertise in integrating sensors and electronics into textiles.

Ohmatex - Exhibitor at IDTechEx Wearable USA 2014

Experience the event

New announcements

Hear market and technology insight from users and suppliers.


Co-located exhibition with over 200 exhibitors showcasing the full value chain in one place.

IDTechEx Launchpad

Showcasing innovative products from early stage companies.

Demonstration Street

Impartial technical and market insight from experts in interactive consultancy-style sessions.

Co-located events

Relevant conference topics and co-located exhibition - over 3000 people in total.


Recognizing the most impressive international work.

Tech tours

Organized tours to local leading organizations.