2015 FitnessTech Summit
Tuesday, January 6
Understanding who your users are, and what information is important to them is critical to wearables success. As the category moves to have more advanced sensors, the key is to choose the right combination for an ever-demanding consumer base. Fitbit CEO James Park will examine the evolution of wearable design from the basic pedometers considered the gold standard a handful of years ago – to the advanced array of wearables seen today.
Improvements and advancements in wearable biometric sensor technology allow consumers to track changes in their overall health and fitness simply by living their everyday lives. Improved sensor accuracy and the realization of new biometrics are going to take us into the next step in the FitnessTech industry. In this discussion we will reveal new technology and not a few secrets of success.
Taking fitness apps to ‘school’ Vegas style. Three Fitness app developers will pitch their app to a panel of Experts who will weigh the pros and cons based on usability, sustainability and effectiveness.
Join us as we wrap up the day, have a few drinks and make our predictions for 2016.
Healthcare costs are skyrocketing. We look at how the newly formed partnerships between fitness device companies and insurance companies are utilizing your data to make healthcare cost manageable while ensuring that user privacy is protected.
Technology has created new worlds for personal trainers, health clubs and equipment manufacturers. How are these new technologies creating a more enjoyable and productive work out environment whether at home or in the gym?