Senior Research Fellow, Saint Martins College of Art & Design, London
From shape-changing dresses to talking t-shirts, in Fashioning the Future Suzanne Lee will discuss some of the inspirational contemporary science and technology shaping tomorrow's wardrobe. She will look at new materials, manufacturing techniques and design ideas, from electro-textiles and smart fibres to 3D printing and biotechnology. A talk through images from well-known fashion designers, brands and re-searchers as well stunning fashion 'dreamscapes' as illustrated by the work of top fashion image- makers Warren du Preez and Nick Thornton-Jones. The technological future of fashion lifestyle.