Our FashionTech journey started over 7 years ago when we co-founded MakeFashion in hour hometown of Calgary, Canada. As always, we will be returning to produce this event with our friends from the community around the world.
Jury Member for India’s next big Fashion-Tech Designer.
We are thrilled to be traveling to India to judge India’s next big FashionTech designer and participate on the runway with celebrity Bollywood stars modeling our garments.
About the Author: Chelsea Klukas is a serial tech entrepreneur and has worked as design leadership in several startups and global companies including Amazon and Facebook. She is currently a product Design Manager at Oculus, and her product leadership experience includes shipping the Echo Look, Amazon’s first fashion-focused AI-enabled voice assistant, BeauCoo, a social shopping startup that helped women find clothes that fit, and design lead at Poynt, a cross-platform location-based app that pioneered augmented reality features in the early days of iOS.. She is also a co-founder of FashionTech runway organization MakeFashion and founder of Lumen Couture.
Chelsea Klukas is an award-winning interdisciplinary technology artist, and was recent granted her Doctorate of Fine Arts (h.c.) in 2019. Her Lumen Couture projector hat, a hat that includes real-time projection mapping and visual inputs to display video on a dress, has gained international attention as the first of its kind.