Past Events

SFFT EVENT

OCTOBER 21 | WEDNESDAY

Industrial Future: 3D Printing and Fashion (San Francisco)
In partnership with Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo and 3D Print Week CA  
Join us at the inspiring Autodesk Gallery to discuss trends and innovation in 3D printed fashion, and the exciting role additive manufacturing has in the future of the industry. Speakers include Natacha Alpert, Innovation Lead at Caleres; architect and designer Behnaz Farahi; and more. Meet and mingle with 3d printing and fashtech professionals and enthusiasts and view the exhibits on display (including pieces by fashion tech designer Anouk Wipprecht and generative design studio Nervous Systems).

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OCTOBER 4 | SUNDAY (SFFT PARTNER)

The Future of Guitar (San Francisco)
See the world's first wireless midi controller for acoustic guitar! Hosted by LoveTech and Mustafa Productions, The Future of Guitar will feature performances by Robin Sukroso and his groundbreaking guitar technology; Daniel Brackman, innovator of the Kora (a 21-stringed harp-lute from Africa); Controllerism legend Moldover; and visuals by Wylie Cable.  
TICKETS HERE  
 

SEPTEMBER 10 | thursday (PARTNER EVENT)

PeoplewearSF: How the New Minimum Wage with Impact Your Business
Triple Aught Design Headquarters, 660 22nd Street (at 3rd), San Francisco
A panel discussion about the rising costs impacting the local apparel industry.  Panelists include Regina Dick-Endrizzi, Executive Director of the SF Office of Small Business and representatives from local apparel factories. Networking to follow.  
Admission: Free for PeoplewearSF members; $10 for non-members
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May 13 | WEDNESDAY

Happy Hour and Wearables Pop-Up Shop at Silicon Valley Fashion Week
5-7pm, Betabrand, 780 Valencia Street, San Francisco
Join SFFT at Betabrand for a happy hour and fashion wearables pop-up shop during Silicon Valley Fashion Week! Try on and buy (or pre-order) the latest wearables from emerging brands, strike a pose in our photo studio, and mingle with the coolest peeps in the Bay Area before the runway show. Futuristic fashion attire recommended. Complimentary libations. Must be 21+ to enter. @sffashiontech
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May 11-13 | MONDAY - WEDNESDAY  (PARTNER EVENT)

Smart Fabrics and Wearable Technology 2015
Hyatt Regency Embarcadero, San Francisco
In its 11th year, the Smart Fabrics and Wearable Technology conference brings together fashion execs, designers, engineers, textile manufacturers, researchers, and more for 2 ½ days of inspiring discussions and business around the future of textiles and wearable technology. Thought leaders from universities and companies including Adidas, FIDM, Fjord, Intel, Philips, Shift Innovation, and Virginia Tech will discuss innovation in textiles, fashion wearables, apparel manufacturing, UX design, biometrics, retail, and more. @Wearables_Tech #smartfabrics #wearabletech  
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MAY 19-20 | TUESDAY - WEDNESDAY   (PARTNER EVENT)

Wearable World Congress
The Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco
Wearable World Congress (f.k.a. GlazedCon) is the preeminent conference + expo that brings together a community to forge the future of the wearable and IoT revolution. This year, Wearable World and ReadWrite (acquired by Wearable World in 2015) are bringing the best and most-inspiring speakers to share their wisdom, incl.: Eric Migicovsky, CEO & Founder, Pebble; Jeannine Sargent, President, Innovation and New Ventures, Flextronics; Marcus Weller, CEO & Founder, Skully; James Harrison, Vice Chairman & CEO, Contour; and more. @wearableworld #WWC15
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