2017 FitnessTech Summit
Thursday, January 5
Join us as we kick-off the 2017 FitnessTech Summit with Under Armour.
Fusing Design & Technology
When it comes to transforming fitness behaviors, companies need to think beyond just tracking. Hear insights from the company’s leading designers, engineers, trainers, and hardware experts on lessons learned since the brand’s launch of UA Record at CES in 2015.
FitTech companies shined at the Olympics: Who was wearing what? What were the benefits/advantages? Are the athletic achievements of Olympians using fitness technology affecting the consumer demand for tracking information?
Lifestyle fitness has reached the consumer market in no uncertain terms. However, it is still the elite athlete for whom the most advanced technology is developed. We explore how and what technologies and trends are taking performance to new pinnacles.
These companies outfitted the US Olympic team leading to a record number of Gold medals. How are they using the data they gathered to inform and outfit consumer’s workout habits.
Fashion and Tech companies and designers are learning that the key to a successful partnership might be built into the fabric itself.
Internet of the Body
As the wearable market expands beyond the wrist, sensors placed into clothing and footwear will focus on specific tasks; the smartwatch will provide platform integration, becoming the nucleus of wearables. We investigate how this network is evolving.
Compression technology, electro stimulation and embedded sensors: what you wear can make a difference
360 degree cameras, Virtual reality, Pokemon, Feelables and 4k TV are changing the way we workout, play, enjoy and share our Fitness and outdoor experiences in real time and all-around time.
Changing the View
John Foley discusses the Peloton phenomena of bringing the cycling studio into the home. Witness live “connected” exercise and learn how Peloton has revolutionized cycling fitness in a mere two years.
ExerGames on Steroids
360 degree cameras, virtual and augmented reality, and 4K video are changing the way we work out, play, enjoy and share our Fitness and outdoor experiences in real time and all-around time.
Is FitnessTech just another “FAD” diet? One in 3 consumers now wear some kind of tracking device so how is technology helping the business of staying Fit adapt, adjust and integrate the new technologies.
FitnessTech – Business of Brain and Brawn
Wearables have emerged primarily around FitnessTech, but we’ve only seen the tip of the iceberg in value and growth in this space. Join a 10-year industry veteran to discuss where we’ve been, where we are, and where we’re going with wearables and FitnessTech
Hearables – Wireless Earbuds
Data accuracy of a wearable device is paramount to its success. With its proximity to the temporal artery, the ear has the potential to provide physical data of every sort. How much can we learn about this most complex machine?
We Are What We Eat
Where do the pros turn to keep their health on track? Journalist and fitness expert Jenna Wolfe will take us through the tech that transformed her life, demoing the newest nutrition tracking technology from industry-leading weight loss app, Lose It!.
Fitness tech has always been the leader in innovation. These new wearable companies are pushing the boundaries and finding ways to enrich, enhance and inform every aspect of our lives.
Over the past decade, fitness and health consciousness has become a conspicuous element of our modern day culture. We examine what the tech world has in store, including real time download, personal coaching, analytics and wearables of every sort.
Beyond Those 10,000 Steps
Getting your 10,000 steps a day is the ubiquitous metric for staying healthy and active in every day life. Experts from Fitbit and UnitedHealthcare will discuss how wearable technology is enabling company’s wellness programs to think beyond that metric.
The Quantified Athlete
With more than 250 technology companies competing to monitor, measure and predict athlete training and performance, who wins and why? In 15 minutes, the Sports Innovation Lab will preview the market dynamics that are giving shape to this dynamic and highly competitive market sector.
It all Starts Here
Whatever discoveries fitness data generates seemingly trickle down to every aspect of our lives, transcending the fitness industry whether in health or in enabling a more productive and fulfilling lifestyle. Our experts are going to discuss the next level of innovation.
The Fitness craze can strike at any time. Join AARP and their partners as they discuss the challenges and rewards of staying fit past the bikini stage.
Fitness at Any Age
Join AARP to see how high tech fitness is a lifetime activity and a lifetime business opportunity. From new sports rehab innovations to fitness tracking and diet advice, smart tech can help increase health benefits at every age.