Press Launch

Thursday, November 15th 2018, 4 PM CET

Discover breakthrough innovation in breathability as we unveil new wearable technology set to revolutionize the global activewear market.

Event Speakers

Our speakers

Speaker 1

Ken Kurtzweg

Head of Innovation, KJUS

Ken Kurtzweg is Head of Innovation at KJUS – the premium Swiss sportswear brand. A critical player at KJUS, Ken has nearly 30 years’ experience working in the sporting goods and outdoor industry across product development and innovation, for major global brands.0


Ken’s remit at KJUS is to continually push boundaries and set new industry standards, with his ultimate goal always being to equip sports enthusiasts with apparel that allows them to focus on their performance and enjoy the moment. Ken does this by constantly examining how KJUS can shape and redefine the future of sportswear – setting trends versus following trends.

Speaker 2

Joacim Holter

Managing Director/Chairman, Osmotex

Joacim Holter is Managing Director and Chairman of the Board at Osmotex AG, a Swiss research and development company dedicated to electroosmotic vapour and fluid transport.

Joacim bridges the gap between the scientific side of the business and the commercial side. He is ultimately responsible for bringing the innovative technology created by Osmotex to market through collaborative partnerships. Joacim joined the Osmotex Board of Directors in 2012, and has acted as Executive Chairman since March 2015.

Speaker 3

Tom Ollerton


Tom Ollerton is CEO and founder of Automated Creative who use AI to make ads.

Their clients include Domino’s, Diageo, Reckitt Benckiser, Vodafone, Aviva, Pernod Ricard and Benefit Cosmetics. Tom also hosts the Shiny New Object podcast. Each week he interviews an influential marketeer about their favourite new marketing technology.

Tom runs a monthly meetup called ‘I’ll Be Back’ that studies the intersection of creativity, ads and AI.


Lucy Cotton, Marketing & PR Specialist, KJUS

Press Kit

A press kit is available in English and German. The kit includes a press release, backgrounder document, speaker biographies, images and video.