Wear It is doing it again this year. Taking place next month on the 19th and 20th June 2018, the festival will be bringing together the most successful innovators in the Wearables and e-textile industry.
Presenting A New Generation of Digital Clothing
This year the 2-day international conference will be bringing together 30 speakers, 40 exhibitors as well as around 500 trade visitors from the Wearables scene. A necessary platform where the likes of Billie Whitehouse of WearableX, Francesca Rosella of CuteCircuit and Matthew Drinkwater head of Fashion Innovation Agency London have graced their stage, Philipp Miehlich, General Manager Business Unit OEM of VARTA Microbattery shared ” We are partners at the Wear It Festival because we come across the next breakthrough innovations here. We want to know what’s next so that we can address the needs of the scene right from the early stages of product development.”
“We are partners at the Wear It Festival because we come across the next breakthrough innovations here.”
As the need for wearable tech increases, Gartner Inc predicts that sales on the global wearables market are expected to grow by 62.6% by 2021. Wear It could be the place where you could find the right partner to develop the next wearable product or maybe become a visionary and game changer of tomorrow’s enterprises of wearable technologies and design. Simply put, Wear It is the perfect matchmaker in the wearable tech scene.
This year FashNerd.com is collaborating with Wear It. We are especially looking forward to seeing Ben Cooper, Managing Director of IoClothes, Susan Danziger, Founder & CEO of Ziggeo, Moon Ribas, Cyborg Artist & Co-founder at Cyborg Foundation and Lina Wassong, Creative Technologist. If you would like to attend Wear It, make sure you use unique code ”FashNerd-WearIt’ for 20% ticket discount of the price of your ticket.
Founding editor-in-chief of FashNerd.com, Muchaneta is currently one of the leading influencers writing about the merger of fashion with technology and wearable technology. She has also given talks at Premiere Vision, Munich Fabric Start and Pure London, to name a few. Besides working as a fashion innovation consultant for various fashion companies like LVMH Atelier, Muchaneta has also contributed to Vogue Business, is a senior contributor at The Interline and an associate lecturer at London College of Fashion, UAL.