The rapid development of technology in the areas of AI, advanced materials and online retail has created a multitude of innovative opportunities for design practitioners to create, present and commercialise their products.
Organised by Laboratory for Artificial Intelligence in Design (AiDLab), the symposium gathers inter-disciplinary leaders of innovation to explore and discuss how advanced technologies are disrupting the future of fashion.
An opening ceremony, with participation of international guests, has been held to commence the symposium. Professor Christopher Chao, Vice President (Research and Innovation) of PolyU, and Hon. Sunny Tan, Legislative Council Member of the Textiles and Garment functional constituency delivered the welcoming speech and opening address respectively.
The symposium conducts in both physical and online formats. Feature topics include:
- Spray-on fabric as seen on Bella Hadid at Paris Fashion Week;
- Advanced technology into humanistic design for sportswear;
- AI for fashion design; and
- Technology and future materials of fashion and textile industry, etc.