Athena San Diego Event Features San Diego Innovative Wearable Technologies

Athena San Diego is pleased to host an event on Thursday, September 28, to showcase local companies that are focused on developing wearable devices to augment everyday life, as well as improve health and well-being. 

The wearable device industry is an area of high-growth and interest, reflecting the intersection of life sciences and technology - two of San Diego’s strengths.  The event will feature San Diego startups and speakers will include: Stanley Kim, CEO of NGoggle; Joshua Windmiller, CTO of Biolinq; and Amy Bernal, VP of Customer Experience at Aira. The speakers will share their innovative technologies and the paths to development.


Job Opportunities in STEM

In keeping with Athena’s mission to promote professional development in STEM fields, the speakers will also provide insights into their companies’ hiring plans and needs. 

“We are extremely pleased to host this event that highlights so much of what San Diego is known for – a life sciences and technology hub, as well as a community of talent and entrepreneurs in the STEM fields.  We designed this event to educate the attendees and also to foster careers in this exciting, growing field of wearable technology,” said Karen Fisher, Athena’s Interim Board Chair.

Please join us to learn more about this unique segment of the life sciences and technology industries that is poised to transform lives and the job market in San Diego. The event will be held at Mitchell International from 6:00 – 8:30 pm on Thursday, September 28, 2017.

Register for the event here.



Athena San Diego is a 501(c)(6) professional development association serving women in science and technology. Athena is a community of dynamic women that provides inspiration, education, networking and leadership programs that empower women to realize their true potential within STEM industries.

Athena represents senior executives, entrepreneurs, educators, and emerging executives; Athena supports members at the top of their field while paving the way for those on their way up. Offerings include programs, mentoring, workshops, and the annual Pinnacle Industry Awards and scholarships for women in STEM (through the Athena Foundation).

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For information on Athena, please contact Elizabeth Laine via e-mail at [email protected] or by phone at (858) 481-0710