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[Fashion Insight] "The Era of Fashion Technology"

Press Releaseㅣ2018-10-12 10:58

Fall Forum to be held at FIT Incheon Campus Multicomplex on October 27


The Society of Fashion & Textile Industry will hold a Fall Forum themed ‘Fashion-Tech: A Leap for a New Era’ on the coming 27th at SUNY Korea FIT’s Incheon Global Campus Multicomplex. 


The fashion industry, which has been the center of traditional industries, is preparing for a new leap based on the advancing technology of the 4th Industrial Revolution such as Block-chain, AI, Smart-Factory, IoT, Big Data, and 5G. Seven professionals including Namgung Jin, CEO of Pivot88, Sung Juhee, CEO of Closet-Share have been invited to share keynote lectures and discussions. 


The keynote lecture themed ‘Fashion, on Block-chain’ will be presented by Hong Yeongmin, CEO of Qfora. He will present the utilization of Block-chain technology to develop a platform to connect clothing manufacturers, distributors, and consumers. Further, he will speak about how to create customized fashion ecosystems centered on consumer experiences. 


Then there will be two special forums; one will focus on the diverse uses of fashion technology. The second will be delivered on employment and entrepreneurship based on fashion technology in the 4th Industrial Revolution. Sessions will include professionals delivering speeches on the topics followed by discussions.


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Source and picture: Fashion Insight / October 12, 2018

Link: http://www.fi.co.kr/main/view.asp?idx=64104


Translated by Eun Jin Cho