PomocUp, the ski mountaineering device, is the first partner product from Gait Up, delivered in collaboration with POMOCA. Combining smart sensors and human biomechanics, Gait Up provides objective motion analysis solutions for Sports and Health that rival accuracy of legacy motion labs. Now, we’re excited to announce, PomocUp is nominated as a finalist in the Sports & Fitness category of the 8th WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup!

 

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From the press release:

“Over the last two weeks our panel of industry experts have had the difficult task of selecting the Top 5 most innovative wearable technology solutions in each of the six categories featured in the 8th WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup. The 2016/17 competition has seen more than 400 techpreneurs from around the globe submit their wearable solution in the categories Sports & Fitness, Healthcare & Wellness, Gaming & Lifestyle, Safety & Security, Smart Clothing, and Smart Jewelry. These are the rising stars of wearable technologies and we are looking forward to showcasing their innovative talent at the official pitch and award ceremony to be held in Munich on February 7th at the 20th WT | Wearable Technologies Conference. There we will announce the 2016/17 Winners in front of a large audience of wearable experts, investors, industry players and enthusiasts.”

Access the full 2016/17 finalist press release for PomocUp by Gait Up here.

Access the 2015/16 champion press release for Run Up by Gait Up here.

 

Join us at Wearable Technologies Conference in Munich, Germany this 7th February 2017. Come see our presentation and visit our booth.

We will additionally have an exhibit with POMOCA at ISPO, held in Munich, Germany this 5-8th February 2017. More details to come.

 

About POMOCA:

POMOCA has been widely recognized as the world’s leading ski skin manufacturer for over 75 years. The high quality of POMOCA products and technological innovations make POMOCA a progress-oriented Swiss brand. The best world athletes have chosen POMOCA ski skins for their unrivaled qualities, allowing them to reach sportive excellence! POMOCA constantly develops new products, from accessories to groundbreaking concepts, in order to promote an easy handling and provide ski touring lovers with both, pleasure and satisfaction.

 

About Wearable Technologies:

WT | Wearable Technologies is the pioneer and world leading innovation and market development platform for technologies worn close to the body, on the body and even in the body. Since 2006 the platform has successfully established an ecosystem of more than 30,000 companies comprising market leaders and highly innovative companies. Additionally WT | Wearable Technologies offers consulting, business development, technology marketing, and innovation introduced to the market. The WT | Innovation World Cup is an annual competition to drive newly emerging wearable companies into the market. WT also introduces innovation to the industry by cultivating international conferences and tradeshows in partnership with leading trade organizations.