Future of Fashion

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Ever dreamed of a ring that can read your text messages out loud?  Or a dress that lights up when your pet snake escapes?  On Wednesday, 21 January 2015 – in collaboration with GE Garages BrusselsDigital Muse hosted a half-day workshop for 6-16 year old girls on the “Future of Fashion.”  At this workshop, fifty girls learned about cutting-edge tech in 3D printing, electronics and textiles which inspired them to stop dreaming about the future of fashion and start inventing it!

Agenda:

  • 13:30-14:00:  Registration
  • 14:00-14:10:  Welcome Words GE & DLI
  • 14:10-14:20:  Chat with Manon Van Hoorebeke, 2014 European Digital Girl of the Year (BE – 11 years old)
  • 14:20-14:40: Digital Muse Talk by Ms. Katrien Herdewyn, PhD in Physics at KUL & Student in Shoe Design at the Academy of Fine Arts, Sint-Niklaas (SASK)
  • 14:40-16:30:  Digital Fashion Workshops by Ms. Rosanna Kurrer/DLI & Mr. Chris Savage/ICON:Live!
  • 16:30-17:00:  Project Presentations & Closing

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