Smart World Event coming to Fribourg, Switzerland October 3rd

In cooperation with the Swiss research institute CSEM and the Alp ICT Cluster, the next Smart World Event will be hosted on Thursday, October 3rd at Au Parc Hotel in Fribourg, Switzerland. After the welcoming notes by CSEM SA and Alp ICT, the event will be split into three focus sessions: cloud computing, wearable technologies […]

Smart World Event in Taipei October 9

On Wednesday, October 9th the next Smart World Event will be hosted in Taipei, Taiwan, as part of the first Wearable Technologies Conference in Asia. During the Taiwan International Cloud Technology & Internet of Things Show (October 8-11) at the Taipei World Trade Center in Nangang, high-level speakers from leading, innovative companies as well as […]

M2M Challenge calling developers

The M2M Challenge, in its second year, is the leading m2m competition worldwide. Together with the title sponsors Swisscom and Ericsson and the sponsors Telit Wireless Solutions and VARTA Microbattery, as well as co-initiator m2mapps, the M2M Challenge is seeking cutting-edge energy applications among other categories, and will award the finalists with prizes worth over […]

WT Innovation World Cup pleased to announce Allianz Digital Accelerator as new partner

The worldwide leading award for wearable technologies, WT Innovation World Cup, has a new partner: Allianz Digital Accelerator, a company of Allianz. The Allianz Digital Accelerator ( develops new digital business models and accelerates their execution and implementation within Allianz. Allianz is an international financial service provider that offers products and solutions in insurance and […]

Recap Day 2 @ Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco

[quote author=”Christian Stammel” firm=”Wearable Technologies Group”]Standardization and interoperability are key factors and the reason why this market is already growing and is expected to increase tremendously within the next few years.[/quote] The second day of the Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco started with Christian Stammel, CEO and Founder of Wearable Technologies Group. Christian’s keynote […]

Recap Day 1 @ Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco

[quote author=”Harry Strasser” firm=”Wearable Technologies Group”]”We envision a connected world, in which everything in people’s life will have computing power, wireless connectivity, and a lot of sensors. Wearable technologies will empower people to have a healthier and more connected life style.” [/quote] The second Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco – happening at the same time […]

Wearable Technologies Conference 2013 – San Francisco a Huge Success

With about 300 attendees the Wearable Technologies Conference — and Smart World Event — in San Francisco was fully booked, and a huge success. Two days of exciting speeches, panels, and interesting speakers are now over. Fascinating innovations were showcased, all kinds of wearable technologies presented. Attendees not only presented and showcased them; most of […]

The World Tour Continues: Next Smart World Event in San Francisco

The Smart World Events, promoting the M2M Challenge, the WT Innovation World Cup, and the Cloud Innovation World Cup continue. Next stop is San Francisco, July 22, at the Wearable Technologies Conference, hosted at Fort Mason Convention Center. Sensors are being embedded in more devices and object than ever. Wearable technologies, m2m and cloud communication […]

5th Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup Started June 1, 2013

According to Transparency Market Research, the wearable technology market was worth more than $2.5 billion in 2012 and is expected to grow with a CAGR of 17.7% to over $8 billion by 2018. The WT Innovation World Cup sponsored by title sponsor STMicroelectronics, , a world leader in providing semiconductor solutions across the spectrum of […]

Smart World Event at the Innovative City Convention in Nice – June 18, 2013

The second Smart World Event this year will take place at the Innovative City Convention ( in Nice, France, June 18th 2013, starting at 2.30 pm. Attendants as well as contestants will again have the opportunity to meet with future technology partners, and get insight in the fastest growing markets of m2m communications, wearable technologies, […]