Advanced manufacturing will get a significant boost in Canada and the US when Stoll and Myant roll out 500 new 3D knitting machines to underpin the growth of functional computing textiles.
The Digital Textile Factory provides the foundations for the mass application and adoption of Textile Computing, a new industry category that merges advancements in engineering and material science, to provide textile-based solutions for companies wanting to innovate and connect textiles to the world of IoT.
Myant and Carlisle Interconnect Technologies, Inc. are pleased to announce the launch of a strategic and exclusive collaboration agreement towards the use and development of next-generation conductive yarns and connectors for use in textile computing applications.
Myant Inc. CEO Tony Chahine will present on Monday, October 22, 2018, at the CIX Summit in Toronto, Ontario to share Myant’s story and its unique Textile Computing platform for human-computer interaction to a crowd of over 750 investors and peers in the North American technology ecosystem.
The agreement gives Myant Inc. exclusive license to Mayo Clinic’s proprietary heart monitoring and arrhythmia detection technology for use in Textile Computing or smart clothing projects. Myant’s SKIIN smart underwear will be released in 2019 pending FDA clearance and Health Canada approval.