360Fashion & Tech Exhibition "Visibility and Mobility"

Past event

About

Full datetime event: 

Friday, October 13, 2017From 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

Location

LEAR INNOVATION CENTER
119 STATE STREET
DETROIT, MICHIGAN 48226

Description

Detroit Garment Group presents the 360Fashion Network collection of smart garments, accessories, and e-textiles hosted at the Lear Innovation Center.

There will be a workshop on e-textiles using the 360Fashion Network LED Ribbon, and a training for fashion designers on integrating electronics into garments and accessories.

The exhibition and workshop are open to registered attendees from the fashion, design, innovation, corporate and maker communities.

The exhibition is the first of it's kind in Michigan and showcases fashion designers technology creations from around the world.

Schedule

11:00 AM - 7:00 PM - Exhibition Open
Check-In

12:30 Introduction of Exhibition by Detroit Garment Group, 360Fashion Network, and
Lear Corporation

1:00 PM - Guided Tour by Anina Net
Exhibition Overview and Explanation
Virtual Reality Dressmaking by Aaron Harris "The VR Guy"

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM - E-TEXTILE LED RIBBON WORKSHOP (Registration Mandatory)

E-TEXTILE WORKSHOP

LEARN WHAT IS AN E-TEXTILE, HOW TO CARE FOR IT, HOW TO INTEGRATE IT INTO CLOTHING, AND DO IT YOURSELF ON SITE USING THE LED RIBBON. WALK AWAY WITH A LIGHT UP CLOTHING ITEM.