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About the WPDC

The Wearable Product Design Center is a Collegiate Center within the University of Minnesota's College of Design. The Center brings together University of Minnesota research labs with a focus on the design, development and use of worn or wearable products.


The WPDC was founded in May of 2010. See the Center Proposal for more information. For current WPDC member research labs, see the links on the left or the WPDC People page.