The medical plastics sector enjoyed monumental growth in 2016 with an upsurge in wearable technology, ultrasound OEMs, thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), and even polyolefins. Materials and emerging technologies are credited for these gains, so with the new year upon us, let’s look at what we can take away from medical technology trends in the last year.
“Especially in technology, we need revolutionary change,” announced Google’s CEO Larry Page during last month’s TED conference in Vancouver. When it comes to sports and technology, this revolution is lead by Mark Cuban, Dallas Mavericks owner, and entrepreneur, by integrating GPS tracking with the NBA. So how does this pioneering scheme assist change in sports?