Education4Fashion-Tech: Interdisciplinary Curriculum for Fashion in the Digital Era
Principal Investigator: Jose Teunissen Dean of the School of Design and Technology at London College of Fashion, UAL, and Professor of Fashion Theory.
Key Staff: Veronika Kapsali Reader Materials Technology and Design.
College: London College of Fashion
London College of Fashion - University of the Arts London (UK) in partnership with Polytechnic University of Milan- Italy, and the Swedish School of Textiles, - at University of Borås, have established an Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership for higher education within the new field of Fashiontech. The project started on 1 September 2017 and continues until August 2020.
The project will, by developing interdisciplinary curricula for better higher education within the fields Smart Textiles, Wearable Technologies and Digital Manufacturing, improve higher education, strengthen the collaboration between apparel and fashion universities in the European Union, and contribute to the prosperity of the European apparel and fashion sector. The project is financed by the European Union through the Erasmus+ strategic partnership for higher education.