PI Apparel Los Angeles 2022 is scheduled to take place at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites in downtown Los Angeles. The event, which will run from March 15-16, will bring together leaders from the fashion, apparel and footwear industries to discuss technologies that are disrupting the industry Image: PI Apparel
IP Clothing is ready to hold PI Apparel Los Angeles 2022 March 15 and 16 at Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites in downtown Los Angeles. The event brings together leaders from the fashion, apparel and footwear industries to discuss the challenges and technologies disrupting the industry.
Topics include digitization and the impact of digital technology on product design, manufacturing, logistics and sales; how to elevate sustainable strategies to become a more sustainable operation; what technologies are used in the footwear industry; and what new business models are available to shift to a more on-demand, local, customizable and sustainable operation.
Other topics and activities organized during the two-day event include panel discussions on sustainability and new technologies and ways to shape the consumer shopper experience, such as the use of augmented and virtual realities. to deliver a new shopping experience and how a make-to-order model in footwear can challenge traditional sales models and provide a better customer experience while promoting product sustainability and long-term profits.
PI Apparel Los Angeles’ focus group sessions will focus on the topics of a company’s journey to digitize fabrics and materials and the challenges faced in doing so and how, in order to create a viable national manufacturing sector. , partnerships should be concluded with local professionals. schools to create a curriculum around manufacturing needs.
Guest speakers at the event include Gina Patterson, Head of Fit Engineering at Columbia Sportswear; Mark Charlton, Technical Design Manager at Carhartt; Mitch Harvey, Senior Director of 3D Innovation at Deckers Brands; Dale Bathum, President of Expivi; and the founder of Senza Tempo, Kristen Fanarakis, among others. Event sponsors include Lectra, brown clothes, CLO virtual mode, Twine Solutions and Expivi.