May 27-28, Espace Infopresse
FTF Hackathon: The hackathon will permit participants to build a fashiontech design over 2 days. The participants will have access to mentors from the field of fashion, engineering, and digital media, who will guide them in the process. As well, various digital tools and platforms, such as electronics, smart textiles, and sewing machines will be on-site to facilitate fabrication.
- Offer students and professionals from fashion and tech a first experience of wearables.
- In two days, the participants will conceive and prototype an e-textiles wearable. They will be coached by experts from the field throughout the hackathon.
- Sewing material
- Basic electronics
- Conductive textiles