Intel Canada and WeAreWearables presents #WearableTalk, a chat series to discuss new innovations in wearables and the maker space.

The first chat will kick off on Friday May 8 at 1pm where Tom Emrich, Founder of WeAreWearables will host Marco Della Torre, Founder of Basis Watch, an Intel acquired company, Pearl Chen, Technologist & Educator, Karma Laboratory and Nancy Demerling, Intel Marketing. The discussion will focus on where the wearable space is right now and how it is impacted by the maker movement. 

Intel Canada will be giving away ONE Basis Peak smartwatch on the chat. To win you must participate in the Twitter chat using the hashtag #WearableTalk and follow @IntelCanada. For rules and regulations, click here.

Here's how to join the chat:

  1. Follow @IntelCanada on Twitter
  2. Watch for the kick-off of Tweet from @IntelCanada at 1PM EST
  3. Follow the chat using the hashtag #WearableTalk
  4. Join the conversation by answering the questions asked or chatting with the participants

Our first #WearableTalk includes:

See you on Twitter Friday May 8 at 1PM EST

Want more wearables with Intel Canada? 

Friday May 8 to Sunday May 10: WearHacks at MaRS (#WearHacksTO), sign up and hack for 36 hours. Student registration is sold out, but there are 5 Hacker spots left. $40 to participate, $20 for spectators.  

Saturday May 9 at 1PM: For Early Stage startups Intel is hosting a Co-Founder MeetUp at MaRS - Founder Marco Della Torre of Basis Watch, now part of Intel & Karamdeep Nijjar a Partner at iNovia Capital, an early stage venture capital firm. Please register at The event is free.