“Design Intelligence: Fashion” will take place at Parsons The New School for Design on September 18-19, 2012.
The project is a collaboration between the Swedish Institute (SI), Designboost, Swedish Trade Council, Parsons The New School for Design, Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, the Consulate General of Sweden in New York, Svensk Form and several Swedish and international fashion labels.
The event will focus on different parts of the innovation process from sustainable, material and production viewpoints
Design Intelligence: FASHION presents 15 international keynote speakers who will share design intelligence with other creative personalities from the international fashion industry and its environs; designers, corporations, organizations, students, educators, journalists, executives, directors, editors, stylists and many more. The event will happend in two distinct parts. The first day will be reserved for one hundred invited guests whom will participate in workshops on sustainable fashion. The second day will offer the public the opportunity to take part in seminars on these topics.