In the past, technology is not normally the first thing crossing your mind when it comes to fashion. However, today designers are playing a significant role in the evolving roam of fashion.
The fashion industry jumped into the tech landscape and wondered how and if wearable could be more trendy rather than geek chic. Today, across New York, London, Paris and Milan, technology was paraded along the runway together with fashion.
Partnering with top fashion designers, the largest technology companies such as Intel , who appeared at Paris Fashion Week presenting a stress and fear monitoring device in the shape of fashion eye wear. Chanel are also facing forward when integrating technologies into the design process, opening the Paris show with LED technology. At the London Fashion Week, we could see that virtual reality had its place this fashion week. when top designer Martine Jarlgaard met with Hololens glasses to create a mixed reality experience.
The panel will discuss the different opportunities for fashion designers in integrating technological advancement in their work and allow entrepreneurs identify the direction of the market.