Toronto Wearables Meetup 27


This final meetup of the 2013-2014 academic year will feature a series of OCADU wearable tech projects from the Imagination Catalyst and the Social Body Lab.

 
DateTuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:00pm to Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 1:00am

Cost

RSVP

Website

http://research.ocadu.ca/socialbody/meetup

Location

4th Floor, Room 7401 205 Richmond Street West Toronto, Ontario

OCAD University’s Imagination Catalyst and the Social Body Lab

This final meetup of the 2013-2014 academic year will feature a series of OCADU wearable tech projects from the Imagination Catalyst and the Social Body Lab. Projects include Loretta Faveri’s SoMo , a wireless wearable sensor board developed for dancers; Robert Tu’s MeU, a smartphone-controlled, flexible LED display; Mike Vaughan’s Lynxio, a knee brace that transmits wireless data on corrective body positioning to a physiotherapist; and a series of conceptual wearable projects developed by the research team in OCAD U’s Social Body Lab over the past year: a hood that deploys itself with a shoulder shrug; a wearable body compass that warms in the direction of “home”; and expansive shoulder pads actuated by muscle flexion.

DateTuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:00pm to Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 1:00am

Cost

RSVP

Website

http://research.ocadu.ca/socialbody/meetup

Location

4th Floor, Room 7401 205 Richmond Street West Toronto, Ontario

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:00pm to Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 1:00am

OCAD University’s Imagination Catalyst and the Social Body Lab

This final meetup of the 2013-2014 academic year will feature a series of OCADU wearable tech projects from the Imagination Catalyst and the Social Body Lab. Projects include Loretta Faveri’s SoMo , a wireless wearable sensor board developed for dancers; Robert Tu’s MeU, a smartphone-controlled, flexible LED display; Mike Vaughan’s Lynxio, a knee brace that transmits wireless data on corrective body positioning to a physiotherapist; and a series of conceptual wearable projects developed by the research team in OCAD U’s Social Body Lab over the past year: a hood that deploys itself with a shoulder shrug; a wearable body compass that warms in the direction of “home”; and expansive shoulder pads actuated by muscle flexion.

Venue & Address: 
4th Floor, Room 7401 205 Richmond Street West Toronto, Ontario
Website: 
http://research.ocadu.ca/socialbody/meetup
Cost: 
RSVP
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