Save the Date: 7th Annual Innovative Materials Conference, October 31, 2016 to November 4, 2016

September 13, 2016

Please save the date for the upcoming 7th Annual Innovative Materials Conference, which will be held October 31, 2016 to November 4 2016, at the Los Angeles campus, at the Annex, Room A 332. The exhibition will be open Monday through Thursday, from 8:00 a.m.  to 5:00 p.m., and Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This year's theme is sustainability. 

There will be a special guest speaker event and refreshments on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in Room A332. Scott Wilson, Vice President of JS Apparel, one of the largest clothing manufacturers in Los Angeles, will discuss sustainable practices in the industry and demonstrate a hands-on 3D human body scanner and measuring system that can be used for custom-made apparel. The scanner eliminates waste, offering a sustainable alternative to conventional apparel production.

Pictured: 3-D printed shoe from a past Innovative Materials Conference

Categories: Industry Watch, Textile Design News