Save the Date! TONIGHT Free Admission

SF Design Week
Wearable Tech Talk Series Day 1
Date: Tuesday, June 25
Time: 6:30–9:00pm
Location: Apple Store (1 Stockton St)
Admission: Free, Register here
Described as “The New Wild West” and “The Next Big Thing” for the fashion, design and technology industries, Wearable Technology is set to break all previous records for new technology product cycles, even outpacing the advent of smart phones and tablets, according to the latest technology trends report from Silicon Valley’s KPCB.  Designing at the convergence of fashion, design and technology presents unique challenges and possibilities, and a unique opportunity for San Francisco. Meet the pioneering San Francisco designers on the vanguard of Wearable Tech and their inspiring designs for the future.
SCOTTY GORHAM is an installation, performance, and digital media artist based in San Jose, California. He graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2007 and has exhibited nationally in venues ranging from the legendary Crobar Nightclub in Chicago to the Bay Area Glass Institute, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Twitter Headquarters and the de Young Museum in San Francisco. He is also responsible for guerrilla style installation and public performance works in several cities across the United States. Scotty will be talking about his “Wall” series ( and his exploration into “device mediated experience, portals, and the new multiplicity of the Real.” Website:
CEO and Creative Director: Agent of Presence, is a fashion technology designer that pushes the boundaries between electronic design and fashion. She has created a dress with LED lights that respond to your heartbeat, jewelry that sends reminders of love, illuminated purses and more. She is a Parsons’ Graduate, one of Fast Company’s Most Influential Women in Technology (2010), and one of the Best Designers in Tech according to Business Insider (2013). Alison is combining the best of European craftsmanship with the best of Silicon Valley at her new venture, Agent of Presence (AOP), a fashion accessory company developing a disruptive and magical line of context-aware and responsive fashion accessories. Website: