Wearable Technologies & Smart Textiles Symposium – AK – 14/10/15

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WEARABLE TECHNOLOGIES AND SMART TEXTILES SYMPOSIUM
WED 14 OCTOBER 2015

AUT University’s Textile and Design Lab is hosting New Zealand’s first public symposium on Wearable Technologies and Smart Textiles, also referred to as e-Textiles. Keynote speakers are Dr Oscar Tomico from the Technical University in Eindhoven, Holland, and Genevieve Dion from Drexel University, USA, both of whom are experienced researchers and practitioners in this rapidly growing field. The programme also includes presenters from New Zealand industry, academic researchers and postgraduate students. The symposium focuses on emergent research in nano-fibre applications, responsive textiles and integrated electronics for the wider wearable technologies sector.

Date: Wed 14 October 2015
Time: 9 am – 5 pm
Venue: Auckland University of Technology, Theatre WG 308, Level 3, Sir Paul Reeves Building (WG Building), Governor Fitzroy Place, Auckland City

Registration fees: $145; Full time students $40 (refreshments and lunch included)

Register here: (or copy and paste the following link: http://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2015/wearable-technologies-and-smart-textiles-symposium/auckland)

Photo Credits: LED Tshirt by Matt Martin- http://creativematterz.com/wearablebeacon.php
Photographer: Stefan Marks
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