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Firstbeat at CES 2017

5 Jan

5 Jan

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cta consumer technology association firstbeatFirstbeat will attend CES 2017, January 5-8, 2017, in Las Vegas, NV. As members of the Consumer Tech Association, one of the key topics will be the future of wearables and how they can become more useful.

This annual mega-event, promoted as the world’s gathering place for all who thrive in the arena of consumer technology, will be particularly exciting as the 2017 edition marks the event’s 50th anniversary.

Members of the Firstbeat team will be meeting with current and potential business partners, along with industry insiders, analysts and media members at the Firstbeat Exhibition Suite, located in the Venetian Palazzo Hospitality Suites.

In addition to scheduled meetings, Firstbeat founder and CEO Joni Kettunen will be sharing his vision for the future of consumer technology and how physiological analytics are radically changing the ability of devices to recognize and account for each user’s unique attributes, when it comes to exercise prescription regardless of fitness level and performance goals.

The Wearable Tech Playbook

When – January 4th, 2:15-3:15 PM January 4
Where – LVCC, North Hall, N261

Professional athletes are winning on and off the field thanks to innovative advances in wearable technology. Hear how pro sports organizations are using new insights for science in training and bio-mechanics to keep athletes healthier, stronger and playing longer than ever.


  • Tom Taylor, Reporter, Sports Illustrated
  • Derek Belch , CEO, STRIVR Labs, Inc.
  • Joni Kettunen, CEO, Firstbeat Technologies, Ltd.

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Wearables on the Rise

When – January 5th, 2:15pm – 3:15 pm
Where – Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4303

Fitness tech has always been the leader in innovation. These new wearable companies are pushing the boundaries and finding ways to enrich, enhance and inform every aspect of our lives.

  • Ted Vickey Founder and CEO  FitWell
  • Joni Kettunen, Phd., Founder and CEO Firstbeat Technologies
  • Jonathan Palley Co-Founder & CEO Spire
  • Dr. Yonatan Wexler Executive VP of R&D OrCam
  • Dr. Chang Ming Yang CEO Ming Young Biomedical Corp.

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If you will be attending CES 2017, take a look at our online showroom and add us to your agenda.  In case you are interested in meeting with Firstbeat, please contact the following.

Business Inquiries:

Hilkka Aronen

Media and Public Relations Inquiries:

Herman Bonner
1(855) 637-2177 – US Toll Free
+358 44 343 7626 – International

About Firstbeat

Firstbeat Technologies Ltd. (“Firstbeat”) is the leading provider of physiological analytics for sports, fitness and wellbeing. The Firstbeat technology turns heartbeat data into rich, personalized and actionable insights on exercise, stress, sleep and recovery. Firstbeat analytics is used by hundreds of elite sports teams, thousands of corporations, and millions of consumers worldwide to improve their performance and wellbeing. Firstbeat has developed revolutionary analytics technology that creates a digital model of user’s physiology through advanced modelling of heart function and heart rate variability (HRV).


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