Fabrics cover a truly valuable real estate – the surface of our bodies.
Exposed to troves of data, important health insights would be revealed
if only fabrics could compute: sense, store, analyze, infer, alert, and act
while retaining their aesthetics, comfort, and resilience. A fiber-centric
blueprint for appreciating fabrics will be presented leading to the
transformation of fabrics from a “goods” to a “services and