“Lectra’s industry 4.0 solutions have been a key driving force behind the fashion industry’s digital transformation. We are thrilled to be celebrating 50 incredible years and look forward to the next 50.” said Leonard Marano, Lectra’s President, Americas.
The event brought together business experts, thought leaders, and industry experts including Liza Amlani, founder of Retail Strategy Group, Amit Gautam, founder of TextileGenesis, a Lectra company Steve Lamar, president and CEO at AAFA, Will Duncan, executive director at SEAMS and Andre West, Director of The Zeis Textiles Extension (ZTE).
In addition to panels hosted by experts in the space, Lectra conducted breakout sessions that focused on trends the industry has been experiencing the past year. Some areas of focus included how On-Demand production has been transforming fashion, with a special guest from Carhartt, how to optimize your cutting room efficiency and Next-Gen AI benchmarking, trends, and pricing strategies.
“Ideation has been going on for more than 20 years now. It truly encapsulates collaboration and camaraderie for all of us that are so immersed in the fashion industry,” said Marano to kick off ideation 2023.