Creating at the Intersection of Fashion, Technology, and Academia
Smart clothing designer and PSFK 2015 Conference Speaker Dr. Amanda Parkes discusses the merging of technology and fashion
PSFK 2015 kicked off today, but the full day of speakers starts tomorrow morning. And so, we’re excited to welcome Dr. Amanda Parkes to our stage to talk about reinventing the fashion ecosystem.
Amanda is the CTO of Manufacture NY, a hybrid fashion incubator, manufacturing facility, and their R&D Technology Center for the future of fashion and wearables. The space combines laboratories for advanced digital fabrication, wearable electronics, biology, and chemistry. Before coming to Manufacture NY, Amanda was involved with numerous other initiatives blending science and fashion, including Skinteractive and Thesis.