Agenda

Wearable Sensors and Electronics 2014
Annual Conference and Exhibition
November 12 - 13, 2014
Santa Clara, California

Wednesday, November 12

Registration and Breakfast 07:00 – 08:00 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks 08:00 – 08:30 AM
MEMS and sensors in wearables: market overview
Jordan Selburn
Sr. Principal Analyst
IHS
08:30 – 09:05 AM
Wearables: the path to credible product category from interesting niche
James Bruce
Director of Mobile Computing
ARM
09:05 – 09:40 AM
Mid-Morning Break 09:40 – 10:10 AM
MEMS based sensors for wearable device designs
Francois Beauchaud
Principal Engineer
Bosch Sensortec
10:10 – 10:45 AM
Wearable technologies: market trends, solutions and business models
Sam Massih
Director, Wearable Sensors
InvenSense
10:45 – 11:20 AM
Sponsor Introduction - Firstbeat 11:20 – 11:30 AM
Lunch 11:30 – 12:40 PM
Assessment of reliability standards for wearable medical devices
John McNulty, PhD
Principal Engineer
Exponent
12:40 – 01:15 PM
Preventing the terrible wearables: designing robust wearable electronics
Cheryl Tulkoff
Senior Member of the Technical Staff
DfR Solutions
01:15 – 01:50 PM
Mid-Afternoon Break 01:50 – 02:20 PM
Sponsor Introduction - WANDA 2:20 – 2:30 PM
Government regulations: the impact on wearable device manufacturers
Jitendra “Jitty” Malik, PhD
Partner
Alston & Bird
02:30 – 03:05 PM
Barriers to reaching the full potential of wearables
Douglas Bogia, PhD
Mobile Health Lead Architect
Intel Corporation
03:05 – 03:40 PM
Concluding Remarks 03:40 – 04:00 PM
Networking Session 04:00 – 05:00 PM
Reception 05:00 – 06:00 PM

Thursday, November 13

Registration and Breakfast 07:00 – 08:15 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks 08:15 – 08:30 AM
Powering wearable device sensors for extended battery life
John Demiray
Sr. Strategic Marketing Manager, Mobile Products
NXP
08:30 – 09:05 AM
Ultra-low power senor sampling solution for wearable device applications
Mark Buccini
Director, Microcontroller Applications
Texas Instruments
09:05 – 09:40 AM
Mid-Morning Break 09:40 – 10:10 AM
Timing chips for wearable applications: design and performance considerations
Steve Pratt
Marketing Director
SiTime
10:10 – 10:45 AM
Trends in wearables manufacturing: challenges and opportunities
David Michael, PhD
Director, Core Vision Tool Development
Cognex Corporation
10:45 – 11:20 AM
Sponsor Introduction – Bosch Sensortec 11:20 – 11:30 AM
Lunch 11:30 – 12:45 PM
Integrating sensors seamlessly with clothing in mass production
Akseli Reho
CEO
Clothing+
12:45 – 01:20 PM
Force sensors: the next “killer app” for wearable devices?
Ian Campbell
Founder and CEO
NextInput
01:20 – 01:55 PM
Mid-Afternoon Break 01:55 – 02:25 PM
Toward an open data ecosystem for wearable devices
Rachel Kalmar, PhD
Data Scientist
Misfit Wearables
02:25 – 03:00 PM
Strategies for security in the wearable ecosystem
Ray Potter
CEO
SafeLogic
03:00 – 03:35 PM
Concluding Remarks 03:35 – 03:55 PM
Networking Session 03:55 – 05:00 PM

Agenda and panels are subject to change.