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Designing for the Invisible: A Discussion on Wearable Tech

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887 Great Northern Way

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Wearable technology is enabling us to see and experience the invisible from particle pollution to detecting anxiety. Often challenges arise between what is practical and how form factor, sensor data, materials, and usability shapes our experience of the invisible. To explore this, join us for a night of engaging discussion with some of Vancouver's leading wearable tech companies.


What You'll Take Away: Valuable insights from the point-of-view of industry experts, balanced with practical perspectives from users of such technologies on the topic of designing for the invisible.

Why It's Important: This discussion is relevant to broaden the perspectives of innovators, technologists, and startups focused on building wearable tech products.


Who You'll Hear From:

  • Vlad Lavrovsky - Director of Engineering Innovation, TZOA
  • Sarah Goodman - CEO, VitalSines, Inc.
  • Kevin Lysyk - VP, Engineering, Mio Global
  • Mark Nazemi - Co-founder, to:Resonate
  • Moderated by Maryam Mobini

Date: Tuesday, September 19th
Time: Registration - 5:30PM | Panel 6:00-7:00PM | Networking 7:00-7:30PM
Location: BC Tech Innovation Hub - 887 Great Northern Way, Vancouver



to:Resonate

Mark Nazemi and Maryam Mobini have spent the past four years working with doctors at St. Paul's Hospital, Fraser Health Outpatient Pain Clinic, Arthritis Research Center, a Pain Complex clinic understanding the therapeutic effects of using sounds, specifically soundscapes and music that can help reduce anxiety in chronic pain patients. The positive outcome of the research is now being used to develop the to:Resonate, a wearable device that harnesses the power of Sonic Therapy™ that aims to reduce anxiety effortlessly within 5 minutes through a non-invasive, personalized, immersive listening experience.


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