The Next Revolution in Fashion


Are you Ready for the Next Revolution in Fashion?

In this webinar, Paris College of Art’s Donald Potard talks about the next revolution in the fashion industry, the skills that fashion designers should possess, how they can get them!

Introduction
0:00

Thoughts on the next revolution in fashion
3:28

Role of technology in the future of fashion
5:30

How does the mass customization trend affect the role of the designer?
9:08

How is distribution going to change in the near future?
15:28

What kind of skills do young designers require to be competitive as fashion designers?
18:20

Poll 1: What is the future of fashion?
21:00

Audience: Keeping up with the latest fashion is considered an elite trend, do you see that changing in the future?
24:52

Audience: With the advent of innovations like 3-D printing, will new technologies allow consumers to make professional level garments for themselves?
27:28

Audience: Do you see fashion houses employ technology experts in-house for innovation in wearable tech? If so, how do you see this impact the conventional art of fashion design?
29:00

Poll 2: What do you think are the skills required in the future by fashion designers?
30:38