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Weaving the Future: Innovations in 3D Printed Textiles for Fashion

This captivating presentation explores the world of 3D printed textiles, where technology and fashion intertwine to create a new wave of innovation. The presentation will explore the journey of 3D printed textiles from digital realm to physical fabric, revealing the intricate process of transforming virtual designs into tangible garments. The transformative power of 3D printing is evident as it redefines the traditional fashion landscape, pushing boundaries and challenging conventions.

The presentation will also showcase the latest innovations in 3D printed textiles for fashion, showcasing how materials, textures, and structures are meticulously crafted to create garments that not only dazzle the eye but also enhance functionality and comfort. The intersection of technology and fashion is explored, where artistry meets engineering, showcasing the symbiotic relationship between designers, engineers, and fashion enthusiasts.

Printed to perfection is the ultimate revolution in the fashion industry, with intricate designs, customized fits, and unparalleled craftsmanship. The presentation will also examine the broader implications of 3D printed textiles on the fashion industry, including sustainability, accessibility, and personalization. This disruptive technology has the potential to reshape the way we produce, consume, and experience fashion.

Whether you're a fashion enthusiast, designer, or simply curious about the future of style, this presentation will leave you captivated by the limitless possibilities of 3D printed textiles in the world of fashion. 

The speaker is:
Susana Marques, PhD candidate, UBI/UM


  • Consumer goods and fashion