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May 31, 2017

Future Textiles: How to Use Tomorrow’s Materials Today

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From transparent leather and biosynthetics, to wearable circuits and bionic yarn, it’s a brave new world in textiles. Join us to hear about these cutting edge materials and learn how to use them. Meet fellow manufacturers, brands, and entrepreneurs and share your favorite materials hacks with each other.

Kristine Upesleja, Principal at Madisons Innovative Materials and Manager of FIDM’s Innovative Textiles & Materials Department, will kick off the conversation, with a talk about tomorrow’s most exciting textiles, followed by an “unpanel” discussion among the guests.

Special guests will include:

  • Sabri Sansoy – CEO & Roboticist, Orchanic LLC
  • Julia Koerner – Founder, JK Design, Lecturer UCLA Architecture & Design
  • Isaac Nichelson – CEO/Founder, Sustainable Source Studios
  • and more to come…

Agenda:

  • 6:30 – Check-in and refreshments
  • 6:45 – Talk and Q&A
  • 7:10 – “Un-Panel” discussion
  • 7:45 – Networking
  • 8:30 – Adjourn

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DATE AND TIME

Wed, May 31, 2017

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM PDT

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525 S Hewitt St

Los Angeles, CA 90013

 

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