PI Apparel is returning for its 5th LA edition on February 28 at the Sheraton Universal Hotel. The two-day series will bring together leading creatives and innovators that have been taking the digital apparel industry by storm.

Representatives from leading brands such as Nike, Carhartt, Skechers and Gap will be sharing their insights on hot topics including: Digitalisation, Virtual Reality and 3D Design.
It is no question that digitalisation is changing the fashion industry. With this change comes the challenges of adaptability and sustainability on this ever-evolving landscape. As consumer behaviour evolves with the digital age, the retail industry finds itself developing alongside it or falling behind it. PI Apparel LA aims to address these key challenges, as well as highlighting the abundance of opportunities that technology presents. This year will have a focus on Digital Product Creation (DPC), Strategic Innovation and Disruptive Technology.
This year's line-up will feature sessions led by fashion and technology trailblazers who will be sharing their expertise on topics such as utilising Augmented Reality to interact with consumers, achieving Digital Transformation through education and innovations in Digital Textile Printing. Notable features include: Christian L. Harris, Senior Technical Designer, 3D Global Development Standards, Nike, Jo Andrews, VP Global Apparel and Headwear, Skechers, Tiffany Radon, Manager of Technical Design, Carhartt
Achieving Digital Transformation for any industry is a complex feat that involves mastering a number of different areas. For the fashion industry, questions of sustainability and ethics, diversity and inclusion, and the value of authentic design in an increasingly connected and simultaneously disconnected world, are at the forefront of digitalisation in apparel. PI Apparel intends to explore every facet of the digital apparel world as talks will range from 3D Design and Digital Assets to ensuring inclusion and equity within the industry to Indigenous Futurism in Smart Cities.
In addition to these invaluable insights, networking opportunities will be in abundance as our attendees will be coming from across the US to meet like-minded individuals. Current attendees include: Director of DPC, Patagonia, Head of Digital Innovation and Development, Levi Strauss & Co, Director of Business Systems, Adidas, DPC Transformation Specialist, Kohl’s
Metaverse Fashion Council members have exclusive access to tickets at a discounted price of $495 (standard price $995) if you click here: Please note that delegate registration is only open to valid end user delegates, namely brands, retailers and manufacturers. If your company does not fit into one of these categories, please contact us directly on: +44(0)207 407 5757.
Want to connect with the fashion industry at the touch of a button? Check out PI Apparel’s app Threads. Threads is the community for people who work in the fashion industry, specifically those concerned with products. It provides opportunities to connect with fellow professionals, share engaging content and discuss the latest topics that span the full value chain from early stage ideation, to DPC and development, production, supply chain, e-commerce, re-use and upcycling and more. Check it out here,

About PI Apparel
PI Apparel is a membership community for apparel and footwear professionals. Providing a series of global events which bring together industry leaders to discuss digital transformation in apparel. Launched as a branch of the Product Innovation brand, the first PI Apparel event took place in London in 2013. Since then, it has become one of the world’s top event series in the apparel industry and has grown to establish a prominent presence in the USA, Asia and Europe. For more information visit,
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