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FashTechLDN June - London Technology Week (SOLD OUT)

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- FASHTECH JUNE IS NOW SOLD OUT -

Join us for a special FashTech Meetup in London part of London Technology Week! For those who are involved and interested in the rapidly growing world of Fashion and Technology. This is a fantastic opportunity to be inspired, network and get a better understanding as to why the fashion technology scene in London is so successful right now.

We are bringing fashion to technology @ London Technology week!

Itinerary:

FashTech Talk with Brooke Roberts - 'How Technology and Fashion Design Mix'

Brooke Roberts is an award-winning digital knitwear designer, who draws on over a decade of experience as a diagnostic radiographer with the NHS in her fashion label. She uses inspiration from scan images of the brain and sinuses to create bold patterns and silhouettes for her designs, using unique combinations of the latest high-tech and luxury yarns in her garments. In addition to her label, Brooke is a knitwear consultant for luxury fashion brands across Europe.

Industry Panel: (Fashion Teach Tech) -

This evenings panel will see industry representatives from leading fashion brands and retailers discuss and prescribe their pain points for the FashTech community to solutionise.

Moderated by: Karinna Nobbs - Senior Lecturer in Fashion Branding and Retail Strategy - LCF (http://www.arts.ac.uk/fashion/)

Francesca Bernard - Luxury Brand Marketing Specialist

Arak Bhokanandh - Brand Strategy and Innovation - New Look (http://www.newlook.com)

Brooke Roberts- Founder/Creative Director - Brooke Roberts (http://www.brookeroberts.net)

Special Speaker - TBA

STEM Academy Tech City - FashTech Pitch

Sixth Form students from the STEM Academy (http://stemacademy.org.uk) are working on a Fashion/Tech project part of a STEM in Style brief. This will be a fantastic opportunity for the students to present and pitch their concept for a wearable tech 'Gadget Glove' to industry leaders in fashion and tech!

Five groups of students will have strictly 3 mins to pitch and 2 mins Q&A. Judges will then award First, Second and Third place.

Judges:

Lauren Bowker - Founder / Materials Alchemist - THE UNSEEN (http://seetheunseen.co.uk)

Chloé Watts - Owner & Fashion Technologist - chloédigital (http://chloedigital.com)

Takita Bartlett - Founder - STEM IN STYLE (http://takitatakita.co.uk/home/index.php/stem-in-style) / TAKITA TAKITA

Alex Semenzato - Founder - FashTech (https://twitter.com/AlexSemenzato)

FashTech Start-up Showcase:

Cortexica (http://www.cortexica.com) - FashTech Sponsor

Bodi.Me (http://bodi.me) - FashTech Sponsor

evoModa (http://www.evomoda.com) - FashTech Sponsor

Hyghlyne (http://hyghlyne.com) - FashTech Sponsor

Grasshopper (http://uk.grasshopper.com/?gclid=CjkKEQjw8YSdBRChhPXJvPvMztABEiQAkn893tYyi2KsODkZXVfYMYobs2j57HM3mmrvVXUMHDsOgAPw_wcB) - FashTech Sponsor

Skimlinks (http://skimlinks.com)

Bespoky (http://www.bespoky.com)

Chic-by-Choice (http://www.chic-by-choice.com)

Co.Lab Marketing (http://www.colabmarketing.com)

Knomi

Dres.sy

Wowcracy (http://www.wowcracy.com)

Metail (http://metail.com)

Depop (http://depop.com/en-gb/)

Bookalook (http://bookalook.com)

Grabble (https://www.grabble.co.uk)

Kovert (http://kovertdesigns.com)

Ometria (http://www.ometria.com)

Brooke Roberts (http://www.brookeroberts.net)

Wonderluk (http://wonderluk.com)

Alexander Oliver (http://www.alexanderoliver.co.uk)

For all enquiries please email: [masked]