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2014 Summer Institute

summer institute june 2014

June 16-19, 2014
Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles

FIT's first-ever Summer Institute took place in 2014, bringing together industry professionals and academics for a four-day series of lectures, discussions, site visits, and hands-on workshops focusing on sustainability and technology in fashion and textiles.

Topics included:

  • world fiber consumption
  • life cycle assessment
  • digital design and production
  • alternative fabrics & fibers
  • 3D design
  • conscious consumerism
  • eco-fashion design

Read More:

FIT's First Ever Summer Institute - On My Mind, President Joyce F. Brown's blog

Conference Explored Textile Trends: FIT's first Summer Institute digs deep into sustainable fashion - Hue Too blog