Embracing Fashion & Technology – Seminar

embracing fashion tech

Les locaux: Atelier Néerlandais, 121 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris

The programme :

10.30 Registration and Coffee
11.00 Opening and Welcome
11.10 Beyond Wearables | Bradley Quinn
The adoption of wearable tech seems slow to catch on, with portable devices emerging as a popular alternative. Bradley Quinn considers why designers may be missing opportunities to make impact, and how they can collaborate with fashion labels, sportswear brands and technology companies to create strategies for embracing the digital future.
11.40 Think Tank | Making Wearable Tech 
With Pauline van Dongen, Valérie Lamontagne, Elisabeth de Senneville, Anouk Wipprecht
 12.40  Lunch
14:00 Pitch | New wearables in fashion film competition 
Intro by Diane Pernet, founder A Shaded View on Fashion Films (ASVOFF), Pitch for ASVOFF 9  by Curator Alex Murray-Leslie
14.15 Think Tank | Thoughts on Merging Fashion and Technology 
With Florence Bost, Luca Marchetti, Lianne Toussaint, Alice Gras
 15.15 Think Tank | Challenging Production Technology
With Marina Toeters, Martijn van Strien, Oscar Tomico, Karin Vlug, Pauline Guesné
16.30 Break
17.00  Think Tank | Fashion Futures & Multimedia
With Pierre-François Lelouët, Jacob Kok, Ricardo O’Nascimento

18.00 Final Remarks

18.15 Drinks and Dinner

This event takes place in close collaboration with the the first edition of WEAREABLE at Gaité Lyrique from Tuesday 9th to Sunday, February 14th 2016 organized by Showroomprivé and in partnership with the Gaité Lyrique. The event will celebrate innovation in the fashion industry through an award ceremony, talks, workshops and an exhibition on the theme of avant-garde projects.