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Arrow Comes Home Webinar – Wearable Electronics

Date: 16 September 2020 08:30 - 16 September 2020 11:30

In partnership with Arrow Electronics, Digital Catapult is running a series of free webinars covering a wide range of topics.

About this Event

Digital Catapult and Arrow will be hosting a series of webinars focused to support innovators and industrial adopters to understand key technology trends and hear from suppliers that are developing advanced digital technologies.

Our first webinar on 16 September is focused on wearable electronics.

In today’s market, wearable technology has gone from something of a luxury all the way to a sophisticated necessity. Wearables offer a unique service as they provide sensory and scanning features such as biofeedback and tracking of physical function, which is not seen in mobiles and laptops. The wearable technology market is only growing year on year, with more organisations tapping into its potential. It’s fair to say this growing market is changing the future. In this webinar we will not only be exploring wearables as a whole but also its impact on the healthcare industry.

Digital Catapult and Arrow work together on a wide range of activities to accelerate the adoption of advanced digital technologies.This event series will enable the technology ecosystem to meet and discuss the next generation of technologies and how they can be adopted.

Who should attend

This webinar will be of interest to:

  • Startups and established companies looking to develop their technical capabilities and knowledge of IoT, sensor systems and electronics, who want to meet leading suppliers who can support this technology.
  • Academics, students or researchers interested in industry applications and commercialisation of innovations.
  • Anyone with a general interest in gaining a better understanding of electronics and digital technology.


  • 09:30 – Webinar opens
  • 09:35 – Arrow Services Overview
  • 09:40 – Digital Catapult Overview
  • 09:45 – Topic Overview
  • 09:50 – ADI presentation: Analog Devices Vital Sign Monitoring for wearable applications(Irene Pastor Gutierrez – Applications Engineer)
  • 10:30 – Silicon Labs presentation (Scott Cooper – Regional Product Marketing Manager, IoT Products, EMEA)
  • 11:00 – Break
  • 11:10 – Cypress presentation (Graham Smith – Regional FAE Manager, EU North Europe Sales)
  • 11:50 – Presentation 4 (Supplier TBC)
  • 12:30 – Closing notes and end