[imageframe style=”glow”  bordercolor=”#f6f6f6″ bordersize=”6px” stylecolor=”#000″ align=”left”]2014s_StivoricIvo[/imageframe]Ivo Stivoric, an EE Times honoree for his role in building the foundation of the next-gen electronics industry, is Jawbone’s Vice President of Research and Development. He is responsible for expanding Jawbone’s proprietary wearable and sensor technology into new health and wellness arenas for both consumer and healthcare applications.

As a co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of BodyMedia, acquired by Jawbone in 2013, Ivo has pioneered the development of wearable computing and wearable body monitors since 1999. His work has led to over 90 patents, broad adoption of wearable computing devices for consumer lifestyle management as well as medical research, and a 500-trillion-plus database of human sensor data that is one of the largest of its kind in the world.

Ivo holds an M.S. in Interaction Design with a concentration in Integrated Product Development, and a B.F.A. in Industrial Design with a concentration in sculpture, both from Carnegie Mellon.