Workshops

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At the workshop sessions you get to learn about specific topics, develop your ideas further and collaborate with people with great ideas! These unique events are lead by international industry experts.

Workshops

Day 1
19 Jun 2018

Workshop: Design Your Own Glowing Jewellery!

In this workshop by Lina Wassong and Anja Dragan – with kind support of Make Light – you’ll get the chance to create your very own jewelry piece made out of geometric lasercut shapes. And while you work on your glowing accessory, we’ll teach you all the basic electronics and soldering skills you need to know.
Lina Wassong
Anja Dragan

Workshop: Design Your own Festival Bag!

Create your own fashion and tech visual that will be freshly printed on your personal Wear It Festival bag – with kind support of IVB Transfertdruck GmbH – to take away.

ELEMENTS – A PHYGITAL DANCE-BRAINWAVES WORKSHOP

ELEMENTS brings the creative experience of Dance together with the innovative character of neurosensing and motion tracking technology. Through the use of a Brain-Computer interface – BCI developed by award-winning start-up, Neurofox, participants are able to generate in real time unique visuals and sounds from their own brain waves. This art-tech workshop mixes the physical and digital into an immersive...
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Federico Foderaro
José-Fernando Andrade

Workshop: Bring Learning to Life – Empower Education Through Augmented Reality

“Students immerse in learning when school subjects come to “life”by visualizing them in 3D with the use of Augmented Reality AR) technology. Innovative AR tech will disrupt the education sector by helping it move from the analogue age to complying with kids’ 21st century learning demands. Inna will explain how these emerging technologies will transform the classroom – for students...
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Inna Armstrong

Networking: Fractal, Fruit, Punch!

Take the “work” out of networking in a sweet, fun challenge! Felipe leads a unique, fast paced connection session – designed to link you with a brand new, unexpected collaborator. Humans are like chemicals, forming bonds when heated, if shaken or stirred at pleasant temperatures, placed at funky angles or when under kind lighting. Sometimes all it takes is a...
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Felipe Duarte

Workshop: Fashion Tech Hands-On

Learn how to build functional, scalable products with the Neue Playground platform. We look at hardware and how to configure it as well as how to build apps and functions. We will also talk about production, smart materials and end-user interaction.
Fredrik Timour

Workshop: Testing The Hololens

Testing the Hololens with several applications, for example maintenance and museum.
Alexander Kramer
Day 2
20 Jun 2018

Workshop: Design Your Own Glowing Jewellery!

In this workshop by Lina Wassong and Anja Dragan – with kind support of Make Light – you’ll get the chance to create your very own jewelry piece made out of geometric lasercut shapes. And while you work on your glowing accessory, we’ll teach you all the basic electronics and soldering skills you need to know.
Anja Dragan
Lina Wassong

Workshop: Design Your own Festival Bag!

Create your own fashion and tech visual that will be freshly printed on your personal Wear It Festival bag – with kind support of IVB Transfertdruck GmbH – to take away.

Workshop: Smart And Hot: How Standardization Helps Heated Textiles

Heat changes fabrics – and not always in the way you want it to. In this interactive session, Olaf gets hot under the collar and takes a look at the needs of end users and producers, and asks just how hot textiles can get. He’s also explaining requirements for heated textiles, and what issues have to be considered when using...
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Olaf Bender

Workshop: Developing Wearable Tech: Shortcuts and Watchouts

Hardware does not need to be hard anymore. It can be made much easier if things are done in the right order. In this session I will draw on the problems people are encountering in their business and on my experience taking many wearable products through the early stages of development. Keep it Lean, make your business investable and get...
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Jacob Skinner

Workshop: Why You Should Think About Security For Your Connected Device Right From The Beginning

Just bring your smartphone and see for yourself what’s possible. This is an interactive workshop for beginners. No technical knowledge required.
Sascha Buehrle

Workshop : Concoctions – Fast Prototyping Through Cocktail Making

Come and enjoy a taster session of fast prototyping through cocktail making. In this workshop, you will review your knowledge and test your skills in product design, learn tips from our experts, and create your very own signature cocktail!
Daniel Ospina