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Talk by Adam Childs (Marketing Manager, Footfalls & Heartbeats)

Microsoft Teams
Friday 29th May 2020 (12:00-13:00)

Adam Childs from Footfalls & Heartbeats will give the talk during this week's digital lab meeting.

Smart Knitted Textiles

Footfalls and Heartbeats are a smart textile company based in Nottingham, specialising in textile sensors. Footfalls have developed a revolutionary and patented knitting technique, whereby “The Textile is the Sensor”. This innovative technique avoids the need for embedded electronics, wires and solid-state sensors, transforming how we interact with fabrics and textiles. Our mission statement- Be Bold, Be Brave, Have Fun and Change the World is at the very heart our culture and technology, which splits into two key areas; pressure sensing and strain detection.  

About Adam

Adam Childs is the Marketing Manager within the highly multi-disciplinary team at Footfalls & Heartbeats.  

Mixed Reality Laboratory

University of Nottingham
School of Computer Science
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

email: mrl@cs.nott.ac.uk