Glam Tech made fashion/tech mashups make sense


Glam Tech made fashion/tech mashups make sense

"With last weekend’s Glam Tech Expo, Coach L brought the large and small together in event form. Attendees had a taste of what the huge company was up to at the Under Armour Performance Center on Friday night. On Saturday, they got a look at other entrepreneurs down the street from UA’s headquarters in a Knights of Columbus hall in Locust Point.

The Glam Tech expo, which Coach L hopes to expand beyond Baltimore, provided a look at wearable technology, and insights into how the fashion and tech worlds are influencing each other. After all, they’re both about spotting the future before it arrives.

A panel discussion explored wearable technology from a business perspective, with representatives from textiles like Sew Lab’s Jeremiah Jones and MICA professor Olivia Robinson. Shawntera Hardy of Minnesota-basedCivic Eagle and Yet Analytics cofounder Rose Burt spoke of tech startups’ efforts, and designer Jordan Matthews."

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