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RESHAPE15 | wearable technology competition 2015, has been established to promote research, education and production of digital ideas. The goal is to activate a prolific exchange of knowledge and information for the growth of an entire community joined by the love for innovation.

The first prize for this competition is awarded to Pinar Guvenc, Inanc Eray, Gonzalo Carbajo and Marco Mattia Cristofori for their project SPONGESUIT from USA at Maker Faire Rome 2015, and got huge response from makers, press and investors. The project is a swimwear that is environmentally proactive, economically sustainable and intelligently manufactured combining cutting edge 3D printing and nano-scale clean-tech material (super-hydrophobic carbon based material called the Sponge) research.

SPONGESUIT is a great success and got tremendous attention from the world. Since our first exhibition at Maker Faire Rome, it has been published by more than 175 leading publications world-wide including, Huffington PostFast Company, Fox News MashableRefinery 29, Discovery News, CNETFocus, International Business TimesMTV NewsEcouterre, 3d printing industry, 3ders, Inhabitat and many more!!

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