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An Engineer’s Perspective on the Advancements of the “Wearable”

Mark Brinkerhoff  (President, Fusion Design)

Location: 210A

Date: Tuesday, February 11

Time: 3:15pm - 4:00pm

Vault Recording: TBD

Today, it is all about being connected and staying connected. IoT and wearable devices are revolutionizing industrial, automotive, robotics, and medical. In this session, you'll hear about trends, drivers, and influencers for IoT and wearable development from a mechanical engineer's point of view. You will be able to discuss challenges including thermal, waterproofing, and adhesives. Topics covered include:

  • Drivers and trends in wearable technology that engineers need to know about
  • A deep dive into common challenges including device protection, adhesives options, and thermal management
  • A look at materials being used to ensure safe user interaction

Presentation File

ANA2020_AnEngineersPerspectiveonthe_Brinkerhoff.pdf