Lineapelle to inaugurate Innovation Square
Published: 02 August, 2018 by International Leather Maker
Bringing together science, fashion, design and automotive, the 95th edition of the international leather trade show will inaugurate its new ‘inspiration hub’ during the upcoming edition taking place September 25-27 at Fieramilano Rho, Milan.
Over 40 representatives from the world of academia and research from Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Belgium, Germany, Israel, the UK, Switzerland, and the U.S. are to present methodologies ready for marketing and the most significant research results at the Lineapelle Innovation Square, located along Corso Italia.
Designed to be an ‘Inspiration Hub’, the research lines to be presented include biotechnologies, biomimetics, circularity, new materials, artificial intelligence, collaborative robotics, and future competences. “Our intention is not just to show our market what is happening in the world, but to create a network of connections and an operating system that allows us to maintain international leadership also in the medium-long term”, said Fulvia Bacchi, CEO, Lineapelle.
Confirmed institutions include Tufts University (U.S.), Harvard Innovation Lab (U.S.), London College of Fashion (UK), Milan Polytechnic (Italy), Adolph Merke Institute (Switzerland), Virginia Tech (U.S.), and MIT (U.S.)
For more information consult www.fashioninnovation.it