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We’re proud to announce that the forth Wearable Wednesday Dublin event will be taking place next month on October 7th, as part of Startup Gathering, a week of startup events taking place across five of Ireland’s biggest cities – Dublin; Cork; Limerick; Waterford and Galway.
“The Startup Gathering 2015, taking place across Ireland from the 5th to 10th October, is a platform to support and celebrate entrepreneurs: change makers, the innovators, the job creators, the ‘let’s make it happen’ people who launch businesses, bring ideas to life and drive Ireland’s economic growth. It’s also about inspiring others to explore their potential as self-starters and innovators and bringing the whole business community together to champion entrepreneurs.” – Eoin Costello, CEO of Startup Ireland
Our event will be taking place in Qualtrics EMEA, 1 Clarendon Row, Dublin. Doors open at 4:45PM and our first panel will commence at 5:15PM. The event will run until 7PM, at which point we’ll be hosting a post-event networking session in a nearby venue (to be announced shortly!).
The final speaker list will be released over the coming days but so far highlights include Ken Finnegan, IDA Ireland - ICT Innovation, Research and Development Advisor & IoT Lead; Keith Jordan, CEO of iTagged; Virtual Reality specialist Marie Kirk; and Conall Laverty, CEO at Wia.io. Our schedule for the event is as follows:
5:15PM – ‘A look at the Internet of Things Landscape’ Panel
5:50PM – ‘Opportunities in Wearable Technology’ Panel
6:15PM – ‘Exploring VR and Virtual Worlds’ Panel
7:00PM – Post-event Networking/Afterparty
“Wearable Wednesdays are a series focused on the blending of technology, art and humanity in the Wearable Technology ecosystem. Our events aim to bring together Ireland’s leadings authorities, and global representatives, on Wearable Technologies and the Internet of Things, as well as those with in an interest in the solutions available to both consumers and businesses across the following spaces: – Internet of Things – Wrist – Motion Tracking/3D – Connected Devices – Health – Fitness – Retail – Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality – Components / B2B”
A special thanks to all our partners, including Trinity Science Gallery, Bank of Ireland, Startup Ireland, Ryan Academy, StartupScaleup and PlayTank.
See you all on the day.
About Wearable Wednesdays
Wearable Wednesday events are an open community forum focused on the blending of technology, art and humanity in the Wearable Technology and Internet of Things ecosystem. Our goal is to provide a platform for industry innovators, entrepreneurs, builders and investors to connect with like-minded, motivated people with the knowledge, vision and partnerships that will move the Internet of Wearable Things ecosystem forward. Group Meetups will include both technical and market-oriented sessions. Wearable Wednesdays are held globally across the world’s top tech centers, including San Francisco, New York, Dallas and London, and we continue to launch new locations periodically. Meet the most innovative wearable tech entrepreneurs in your community, demo products, share ideas and discuss trends in both local and global markets.
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Wearable World Inc.
Wearable World connects businesses to the social fabric of the Internet of Wearable Things. Our goal is to provide an innovation platform to foster the blend of technology, art and humanity. Through news content, incubator and accelerator programs, and events, Wearable World acts as the catalyst for future Wearable Technology innovation. The Wearable World platform addresses the need for entrepreneurs to connect, learn, and engage the wider Wearable Technology global ecosystem. For additional information, please visit www.wearableworld.co.