November 1-3, 2017
Sheraton Universal Studios, Los Angeles
Back by popular demand, we are proud to announce that Emmy winning co-host and mentor of Lifetime's Project Runway, Tim Gunn, will engage in a fireside chat with Gerber Technology’s Karsten Newbury to discuss the role of technology in fashion and how businesses can leverage technology to enhance innovation and improve their competitive edge.
Tim Gunn is the Emmy-winning co-host and mentor for Lifetime’s Project Runway, where he also serves as one of the show’s producers. In addition to his television prowess, he served as Fashion Dean at Fifth & Pacific, where he was responsible for attracting, retaining and developing the creative talent within the portfolio of brands. Prior to his office at Fifth & Pacific, he was the Chief Creative Officer at Liz Claiborne Inc. Gunn served as a member of the administration and faculty at Parsons School of Design, an institution he shares a rich and deep history with, having served there for 29 years where he was Design Chair of the Department of Fashion Design. Gunn is also a New York Times best-selling author penning Tim Gunn: A Guide to Quality, Taste and Style, Gunn’s Golden Rules: Life’s Little Lessons for Making It Work, and Tim Gunn’s Fashion Bible: The Fascinating History of Everything in Your Closet. Tim released his fourth book, Tim Gunn: The Natty Professor: A Master Class on Mentoring, Motivating, and Making It Work! in Spring 2015.
Informative breakouts and case studies.
Panel discussions and strategic executive sessions.
Hands-on workshops and demonstrations.
Great opportunities to network with industry leaders and peers.