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October 28, 2013

Fitness and Sports Technology Expo Calls for Speakers

FAST Expo opens submissions to present to an audience eager to learn about wearable, mobile and data technology in fitness and sports

Norwalk, CT – October 28, 2013 – TMC today announced a call for speakers for its Fitness and Sports Technology (FAST) Expo, held December 9, 2013, at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City, California. With increased access to wearable technologies, mobile platforms, sensors, real-time biometrics and performance data, the fitness and sports industries have the ability to make a positive impact on fitness and performance in profound ways. There is a high demand for the most relevant educational programming and the FAST Expo will bring together the key players in the space to define the market and look ahead to what we can expect in the future.

The FAST Expo is calling for speakers to share expertise and insight about the burgeoning market for fitness and sports technologies, and topics will cover all aspects of the development and use of wearable, mobile and data technologies. The event will have a special focus in the following areas:

  • Analysis of Real-Time Player Game Data;
  • Tracking Player Biometric and Performance Data in Real-Time;
  • Turning Real-Time Biometric and On-Court Data into Actionable Performance Gains;
  • The Major Big Data Challenge;
  • Turning Data into True Sports Advantages;
  • Sensor Technology, M2M and Sports Fitness and Safety;
  • Health and Fitness in Consumer Markets.

To propose a speaker, please complete the online form before November 15, 2013. Questions about speaking opportunities at FAST Expo should be sent to Tony Rizzo at trizzo@tmcnet.com or 203-852-6800 x171.

“Recent advancements in the wearable and mobile markets have enabled a slew of innovative fitness and sports solutions. As a result, consumers, athletes and healthcare organizations are leveraging these innovations to improve fitness and performance,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC CEO and conference chairman. “The FAST Expo will bring together executives from fitness and health industries, professional and other sports, wearable tech manufacturers and more. Attendees will be presented with the most up-to-date, actionable information and insight they need to form new partnerships and uncover new business possibilities.”

FAST Expo is presented by gold sponsor, Pivothead.

The FAST Expo is held in conjunction with Wearable Tech Expo, held December 10-11, 2013, at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City, California.

Registration for FAST Expo is now open; contact Frank Coppola at 203-852-6800 x131 for more information. For media inquiries, contact Ashley Baster. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages for FAST and/or Wearable Tech Expo should contact TMC's Dave Rodriguez at 203-852-6800 x146.

For the latest Wearable Tech Expo news, updates and information, follow the event on Twitter at @fitnessportech.

About TMC:
TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. Wearable Tech World is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Cloud4SMB Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; Mobile Payment Conference; Software Telco Congress, StartupCamp; Super Wi-Fi Summit - The Global Spectrum Sharing and TV White Space Event; SIP Trunking-Unified Communications Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo; WebRTC Conference & Expo III; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

Media and Analyst Contact: 
Ashley Baster
Connect2 Communications.com

Edited by Rory J. Thompson

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