Funded Teams – Open Call 1

Funded Teams :: Open Call 1
(July 2017 – February 2018)

 

 

22 projects have been funded through WEAR Sustain’s first Open Call in spring 2017. These projects will embark on a 6 month programme, between July 2017 and February 2018, of prototyping development, supported by our unique network of hubs and mentors. A second Call opens in November 2017 offering a further 26 teams the opportunity to receive awards.

 

For full information* about each funded project and their progress, please visit the Projects pages in the WEAR Sustain online ecosystem – You will be able to access each project with descriptions, team members and activities, along with a news of their progress. Alternatively you may click on the links provided in the list below to reach the projects’ individual ecosystem pages.

(*Please note that certain information is only available to registered users. Register here to join the WEAR Sustain network for full access.)

Brawas

Brawas

A smart headphone with a mood-based music recommender.
Airlief (formerly Breafree)

Airlief (formerly Breafree)

An environmentally friendly mask that provides air purification in a socially acceptable manner
Breath!

Breath!

Wearable devices for capturing respiration
BRIA

BRIA

Materials-tech collaborations, products and installations
Closed Loop Smart Athleisure Fashion

Closed Loop Smart Athleisure Fashion

Collection focused on afterlife of electronic garments and potential recyclability
Constructing Connectivity

Constructing Connectivity

A creative stroke rehabilitation method
iBreve

iBreve

The Wearable that fights stress
ID Labs

ID Labs

Creating Practical and Fashionable Solutions using Art & Technology
KOBA Maßschneiderei

KOBA Maßschneiderei

Electronic textile tailor shop for custom-made wearable technology garments and accessories
Meditation Lab Team

Meditation Lab Team

Meditation Lab Experimenter Kit for monitoring and optimizing meditation
mi.mu gloves

mi.mu gloves

Making music with gesture
MycoTEX

MycoTEX

A fully biodegradable textile
Quietude

Quietude

Jewellery & accessories that enhance the experience of deaf women in a sound-oriented world
RideQ

RideQ

Wearable horseback riding instructor with interactive real time feedback
Sensewear

Sensewear

Smart clothes and accessories inspired to sensory therapies
Solemaker.io

Solemaker.io

Ultra personalised shoes
Textile Reflections

Textile Reflections

Affordances and advances of robotic textiles in wearables
The Anthropocene Project

The Anthropocene Project

The Anthropocene project is a collaborative venture in which the use of a smart belt in a location-based alternate reality game about survival and human effects on the environment, will raise awareness of the covert data collection and personal privacy.
Tinker Design

Tinker Design

Fashion technology focussed on comfort, emotional health and wellbeing
Wearflex

Wearflex

Smart shirt with a flexible screen that shows smartphone notifications
Wisp.me

Wisp.me

Wearable intimacy with sensual technology to enhance intimate experience
Zishi: Smart Garment for Rehabilitation

Zishi: Smart Garment for Rehabilitation

Smart garments for shoulder pain prevention and rehabilitation