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September 02, 2015
TORONTO, September 1, 2015 - On Tuesday, September 8, 2015 Best Buy Canada is taking over Yonge-Dundas Square to host the first-ever Life & Tech Wearable Tech Expo and Fashion Shows. The free event will offer Torontonians an interactive look at the latest and greatest wearable technology from nearly 30 exhibitors showcasing everything from the latest in health and fitness, life-logging cameras, smartwatches, wearable audio, gaming, virtual reality, gesture control, and even baby and pet tech. Throughout the day, guests can enjoy two Wearable Tech fashion shows, star-studded appearances, panel discussions with industry experts, exclusive product launches, interactive demos, and more.
What: Best Buy Canada’s Life & Tech Wearable Technology Expo and Fashion Shows
Who: Accomplished creatives:
Sunny Fong, Best Buy designer, Creative Director, VAWK
Ky-Mani Marley, House of Marley musician, reggae and hip-hop artist, son of Bob Marley
Patrick Patterson, House of Marley athlete, professional basketball player for Toronto
Rohan Marley, director of House of Marley, former CFL player and son of Bob Marley
James Johnson, Blast Motion athlete, professional basketball player for Toronto
Elvis Stojko, Muse champion, former figure skater and Olympic champion
Jason Helman, ZEPP athlete, Canadian PGA golf pro
MrWoofless, Gameband all-star, Minecraft YouTube star
PrestonPlayz, Gameband all-star, Minecraft YouTube star
Phoebe Dykstra, Bellabeat super fan, social influencer and former TV host/ veejay
Tom Emrich, wearable tech expert and founder, We Are Wearables
Zayn, Jaffer, director of emerging business, Best Buy Canada
Elliott Chun, communications manager, Best Buy Canada
Nearly 30 Life & Tech Expo exhibitors and panelists
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Participating exhibitors offering highly interactive demonstrations include:
When: Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015 at 12 noon – 9 p.m. EST
Where: Yonge-Dundas Square, 1 Dundas St. E, Toronto, ON, M5B 2R8
Visit http://bit.ly/Sept8BestBuy for more information and join the conversation online:
Event hashtag: #LifeandTech
For further information or interview requests, please contact:
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