Première vision Paris took place on the 12-14th of February. The main topic of the event was Fashion Tech, featuring an international selection of breakthrough materials, products and services that are a source of experiment for the fashion industry. Amongst other smart materials companies one of FTL’s portfolio companies, Dropel Fabrics introduced high-performance, natural and waterproof double knit Pima cotton hoodies.
Future Tech Lab Chief Innovation Officer Dr Amanda Parkes spoke about “Technologies and Senses” at Premiere Vision in Paris, discussing the rematerialization of interactivity through textiles with the help of circular economy and FTL’s portfolio companies’ latest disruptive technologies supporting a sustainable future. Fellow panelists also included Camille Benech from Google project Jacquard.