Type: Contests

When the right opportunities shout out to creative minds, the results are mind blowing. Tech startups, students, and anyone with the ambition to create have the opportunity to present their ideas/prototypes to the world. Each baring the same goal of winning prize money and partnerships with tech giants like Intel and Microsoft.

We’ve been keeping an eye out specifically for wearable tech contests. Scroll down for some videos of both contests and contestants with their inventions.


Intel Presents Americas Greatest Makers
Intel will be raising the bar for 2016. The Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco highlighted another contest for makers with a whopping million dollar first place prize. This time it’s coming to TV. (Read More Here)

Americas Greatest Makers 2016


Powerful Answers Award 2015
Wearable Tech Fashion, Entertainment, Health, and Convenience has all grabbed interest in the tech community. Trending concerns about the Internet of Things “IoT” and the direction of wearable technology have emerged. Large companies like Intel have stepped up already to help develop areas like this very quickly. This year, Verizon is […]

Powerful Answers Award 2015 – Million Dollar Prize


Team BabyGuard
Team BabyGuard promotes a healthier, more connected and informed pregnancy. Knowing the health of your baby will be much easier than waiting for a doctor at the hospital. The information will be given to you whenever you wish with immediate response.

Team BabyGuard



Team ProGlove
Team ProGlove has labor and workforce in mind, and a huge one up on the Mattel PowerGlove for Nintendo. The ProGlove is a work glove with NFC and a display screen. Containing a multitude of sensors that will help people with almost any job. Imagine a glove that can read bar codes, […]

Team ProGlove


Team Snowcookie
Team Snowcookie is taking wearable tech to the slopes and recording ski and snowboarding stats. Connecting the world of snowboarders and skiers with hill stats and rider stats along with real-time recording of speed, jumps, slope, and navigation.

Team Snowcookie


Team First V1sion
Team First V1sion has a vision of their own to catch the experience of athletes at a whole new level. While recording first person, computer chips will record vitals such as heart rate or impact zones. Sending this information to computers will help prevent serious further injuries or possible sudden […]

Team First V1sion



Team Wristify
Team Wristify is thinking health and the environment. Wearable tech that controls temperature. Not the temperature of your house or room, but the temperature of your own body.

Team Wristify


Team Blocks
Team Blocks has introduced the idea of a customizable smart watch. Performance and purpose depends on the “Blocks” that you purchase.

Team Blocks


Team Nixie
Team Nixie introduced a twist in the “Make it Wearable” contest. Take selfies like never before with this wearable camera that can fly. With a quick gesture, this little guy flies into position and captures timeless moments.

Team Nixie



Open Bionics Video
Team Open Bionics 3D creation of Prosthetic limbs will change the world. These aren’t only prosthetic limbs, but functional too!  

Team Open Bionics


Make It Wearable Finalist Team Babybe
Make It Wearable Finalist Team Babybe sets the bench mark in recording vital information that could save their lives. Recording temperature, sleep and breathing patterns – these devices will likely be available to the public very soon.  

Team Babybe


Team Arc Pendant
Make It Wearable Finalists Team Arc Pendant has been a hot ticket from the beginning. Living healthier and longer is very attractive. So is jewelry that can help you with doing just that.  

Team Arc Pendant