Wearable Technology is a category of technology devices in the Internet of Things (IoT) that can be worn by a consumer on their bodies. These devices include the Fitbit smart bracelet that tracks your daily activity and sleep patterns, Google Glass or the Android Wear smartwatches amongst others.
Join speaker Eli Jacobson to explore the future and present of the wearable revolution. Eli will review a variety of wearable products and examine the challenges and difficulties when designing such products. We will learn how to interact and engage with these products and understand what makes them so appealing.
Eli Jacobson is an Industrial Designer and consultant, owner of jacobsoneli.com, a studio specializing in Wearable Technology and IoT.
Previously working in Italy in fields of fashion, design and technology. Collaborating with top brands like Hilfiger, Guess, Gant USA, Swatch, Hitachi.
Eli is currently teaching Wearable Design at Bezalel Academy, Design Management at HIT and Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Shenkar.