Teams of scientists, medics, engineers, designers and textile artists came together in Autumn 2014 to compete for a £5000 prize. It was the first wearable technology competition of its kind in Bristol.
Wearable technology has the potential to change people's lives. SPHERE ran a competition to find those individuals who could join multi-disciplinary teams to design a wearable item that will have an impact on an individual’s health.
Wednesday 25thMarch sees the launch of the Dress/Sense film. The film charts the progress of the competition and showcases the innovative technology that was produced. The competition not only produced high quality wearable devices, it brought together, and gave an extraordinary opportunities to the participants.
The feedback from the competition was incredibly positive.