Defining ‘wearable tech’
• Wearable technology, fashionable
technology, wearable devices, tech togs,
or fashion electronics are clothing and
accessories incorporating computer and
advanced electronic technologies
• The designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but
may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda
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Our customers tell us that
they want the latest
information at their finger-tips
(or in this case wrist), so
being able to send
predefined notifications and
updates in line with the
user’s role and require-ments
was our focus. This
can improve processes like
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• 80% said wearable technology will be hugely beneficial to people
in their daily lives.
• 30% felt it will promote even more the divide between information
haves and have-nots (or between those with money and those with not
• 50% thought that wearable technology is still years away from
• 70% were certain that privacy and information confidentiality
will be a big worry as wearable technology becomes more common.
No one mentioned ethics or ethical behaviours.
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Imagine going to a meeting with people who
do you not know. As you walk into the room,
your smart watch triggers a sensor in the
doorway, which now lets everyone in the room
know you have arrived. As a portfolio about
you flashes in front of their eyes, a quick
introduction to each person in the room
simultaneously scrolls inside your specially
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What Can You Do
in Your Workplace?
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In the Workplace
London, September 25, 2014
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