With WEAR 2018 hosted at the Fashion Institute of Technology, this year’s location will not only allow you to network with industry colleagues, but will allow students the opportunity to meet industry experts and them pressing questions about starting out in the industry.
After last year's very successful one-on-one mentor sessions, we are excited to announce that for 2018, WEAR Conference will bring together experts who will act as mentors for this year's Student-Mentor Sessions, sponsored by adidas.
Mentor session will be held from 12:45-3:00 pm on Monday, June 11, 2018
Who can you meet with?
Stacey Burr | VP General Manager | adidas Digital Sport
Despina Papadopoulos | Founder | Principled Design
Tom Martin | Professor Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering | Virginia Tech
...and others who are experts smart fabrics, branding and innovation!
This networking event, will allow students to ask all their questions in an relaxed setting to experts in the field, while allowing the industry to interact with the next generation of wearable, fashion and tech innovators.