ReadWriteMix: Grappling With the Future of Wearable Technology with Pebble’s Eric Migicovsky
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
When Eric Migicovsky put his humble-yet-stylish Pebble smartwatch on Kickstarter less than two years ago, he was a little known player in the tech scene. Now, After raising millions in crowdsourced funding and jumpstarting the wearable technology category, the 27-year-old Canadian is a Silicon Valley superstar ushering in what may be the next great consumer-technology movement.
Join ReadWrite editor-in-chief Owen Thomas for an evening discussion with Pebble CEO and founder Eric Migicovsky as he talks about the future of wearable tech and the massive potential it holds, where wearable tech fits in our lives - and why simple wearable gadgets like smartwatches may actually give us more time to spend with real, live human beings around us.
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