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Sensor Technology Innovation is Enabling Quantified-Self

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    WHEN:     Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. EDT

    LOCATION:  Online, Complimentary Registration available at

    SPEAKER:  Anand Nair, Frost & Sullivan Technical Insights Industry Analyst

As healthcare costs increase and the population ages, there is a growing interest by the public to self-track everyday life activities in order to improve quality of life. This briefing will investigate the technology that is enabling this type of tracking in the global health and wellness industry.

This briefing will discuss the emerging trends and opportunities for health monitoring and tracking devices that will benefit consumer and medical device manufacturers and distributors.

You should attend to:

    --  Learn about the advances in sensor technology
    --  Learn about opportunities for sensor deployment in quantified-self
        approach, a movement in which individuals collect data about their
        everyday life activities with sensors embedded in wearable devices in
        order to track self-improvement
    --  Know the drivers and restrains of quantified-self approach

"Capturing and analyzing personal data is made much easier by new sensor technology," Frost & Sullivan Technical Insights Industry Analyst Anand Nair. "The miniaturization and cheaper price of sensors and accelerometers have made it possible to adapt quantitative methods used in sciences on an industrial level and apply them in personal surroundings."

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