Wearable World, the organization leading the Wearable Tech innovation wave, announced its speaker list for Wearable World Congress, the preeminent face-to-face event for the Wearable Tech market taking place on May 19 and 20 at the iconic Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. Wearable World Congress aggregates the key global market makers whom are forging the future of the wearable and “Internet of Things” revolution. 2-for-1 tickets pricing available until 11:59 PM April 29, 2015.

Startup City, the official event expo inside the Palace of Fine Arts, will be free for the public for the entire two-day conference and will showcase over 50 disruptive startups building revolutionary products and services that are driving the Wearable and IoT revolution forward. All who are curious about what’s around the corner are invited to witness ground-breaking innovations first-hand and to meet the entrepreneurs who are shaping the future of wearable technologies.

“Our message is simple,” says Redg Snodgrass, CEO of Wearable World, “the Wearable Tech and IoT revolution represents the next – and likely the most significant – wave of tech innovation, representing billions of dollars of opportunity. If you missed Mobile, if you missed the Web – this is your chance to be at the forefront and ride the wave to success. The connections and information available at Wearable World Congress will make that happen.”

Presentations at Wearable World Congress take attendees through the market shaping, market driving topics to help plot the course for success in this emerging market:

  •     The Horological Smartwatch
  •     Pioneering Medicine with Connected Devices
  •     IoT for Cities
  •     Transforming Media for New Form Factors
  •     Brands Leveraging Wearable Tech
  •     Connecting the Internet of Things
  •     Blending Fashion and Technology
  •     The Evolution of Crowdfunding
  •     Connected Parenting in a Wearable World
  •     Transformational Design & Wearable Technology
  •     … and much more.

Attendees will hear from a speaking faculty of luminaries and market makers who will be taking the stage to share their vision over two information-packed days. Featured speakers include:

  •     Aarthi Ramamurthy, Founder and CEO of Lumoid
  •     Andrew Dix, Co-founder of Crowdfund Insider
  •     Andrew Flanagan, CEO of TelCare
  •     Ariel Garten, CEO & Founder of InteraXon
  •     Ayse Ildeniz, VP & GM for Business Development & Strategy, New Devices Group of Intel Corporation
  •     Casper de Clercq, Partner of Norwest Venture Partners
  •     Chris Bruce, Founder & CEO of Sproutling
  •     Deepa Sood, Founder of Cuff
  •     Eric Migicovsky, Founder & CEO of Pebble
  •     Ethan Schur, Chief Operating Officer of Grush
  •     Gawain Morrison, CEO & Co-Founder of Sensum
  •     James Harrison, Vice Chairman of the Board & CEO of Contour
  •     Jay Nath, CIO of City of San Francisco
  •     Jeannine Sargent, President, Innovation and New Ventures of Flextronics
  •     Josh Constine, Senior Writer of TechCrunch
  •     Kevin King, President, CEO & Director of iRhythm
  •     Laurent Le Pen, Founder and CEO of Omate
  •     Lindsey Irvine, Global Director, Business Development & Strategic Partnerships of Salesforce
  •     Marcus Weller, Chairman and CEO of Skully Helmets
  •     Mat Honan, San Francisco Bureau Chief of Buzzfeed
  •     Matt Galligan, CEO & Co-Founder of Circa
  •     Owen Thomas, Editor-in-Chief of ReadWrite
  •     Philippe Kahn, CEO of Fullpower
  •     Redg Snodgrass, CEO of Wearable World
  •     Sam De Brouwer, Co-founder @ofScanadu
  •     Signe Brewster, Science/technology journalist
  •     Sridhar Solur, General Manager, Wearables and IOT of Hewlett-Packard
  •     Stephane Wyper, VP, Startup Engagement & Acceleration of Mastercard
  •     Tan Le, Founder & CEO of Emotiv
  •     Theo Forbath, Global Vice President of Digital Transformation of Cognizant
  •     Todd Greene, Founder & CEO of PubNub
  •     Urska Srsen, Co-founder & Head of Product of Bellabeat
  •     Yobie Benjamin, Industry Leader Wearable Technology & IoT

About Wearable World

Founded May 2013, Wearable World is a media, technology, and accelerator company in the Wearable and the Internet of Things (IoT) space. We are dedicated to supporting startups, educating brands, and informing the population on how wearable technology will change their lives. Our vision is to be the instrumental leader and driving force behind fostering dynamic relationships between brands, businesses, government and bright minds. We bring a network of strategic hardware, software, and service partners that are positioned as innovators in their respective industries.