PANEL DISCUSSION: 3D Printing to Wearable Tech: The Future of Fashion
LOCATION: d3 Fashion talks
TIME: Saturday, 2 April 2016, 16:30
Matthew Drinkwater, Head of Fashion Innovation Agency, London College of Fashion
Matthew works at the crossroads of Fashion, Retail and Tech to head up LCF's Fashion Innovation Agency. Partnering the most exciting designer talent in London with the very latest fashion-tech to create ground-breaking brand collaborations and consultancies across the fashion, retail, lifestyle, cultural and digital industries.
Matthew delivered the world's first digital skirt for Nokia, wireless charging clothing for Microsoft, a 3D-printed bionic arm to help celebrate the launch of Star Wars: The Force Awakens and what Forbes described as 'the first example of truly beautiful wearable tech' for Disney. He was named in the 100 most influential in the world of Wearable Technology and named amongst the 'Top 15 people in UK tech' by BBC3. Matthew is currently working on global concepts in wearables, AR/VR, fashion technology and IoT.