Why 3D: Building the foundation for successful 3D implementation
About the Webinar
3D requires new skills and ways of thinking and working. In this MOTIF & just-style webinar, seasoned experts discuss the common hurdles in moving from 2D to 3D apparel product development and how training teams from the outset and equipping them with a common language, the essentials and a framework allows them to confidently embark on their 3D journey.
This session provides an exclusive sneak peak at the online course taught by industry practitioners with years of proven 3D implementation experience, that MOTIF is launching to help companies navigate the complex world of 3D; from building strategy, setting business targets, building the right skill set and selecting technology, to implementing process best practices.
Recorded on June 4th, at 11 a.m EST.
Who should watch the Replay
Mid to senior level management managing E2E processes in the apparel sector and considering 3D technology. Product design, development and commercialization functions at brands, retailers, sourcing companies and suppliers or vendors.
About the Speakers
Founder, ergodesign inc.
MOTIF Why 3D Course Lead
Senior Vice President, Li & Fung
Digital Product Development Centre of Excellence
Course Development Director, MOTIF
Eryn Gregory is the founder of ergodesign, inc., an apparel innovation consulting firm. Her career spans almost 30 years in the outdoor and active apparel industry, working for brands such as Nike, REI Coop, Columbia Sportswear and Puma, holding executive roles in the areas of Design, Development, Fit, 3D, Materials, and Sourcing. Eryn led the Virtual Prototyping Initiative at Columbia Sportswear, beginning in 2013, an experience that subsequently led her to dedicate much of her time to helping brands successfully navigate the 3D journey.
Idy Lee is SVP of the Li & Fung Digital Product Development Centre of Excellence responsible in leading and driving all operations for servicing the digital supply chain services in Product development. The fundamental vision is to facilitate a flexible digital platform that brings end-to-end connectivity across the value chain virtually and harnesses the power of data. Idy joined the Fung Group in 2004 as part of the Management Trainee Program. She has spent her first year rotating through various business units in both merchandising & operations roles and have worked closely with business leaders, merchandising teams, and customer teams on the Supply Chain & logistics landscape.
With a career spanning almost 30 years in technical design and product development with organisations such as M&S, Littlewoods, Shop Direct, C&A and Missguided, Jackie Lewis joined MOTIF in 2018 as Course Development Director. Jackie also brings her expertise to Alvanon clients as a consultant focusing on 3D, process efficiencies and sustainability. Jackie admits being a retailer at heart, with a passion for textiles, ethical sourcing and sustainability, and new technologies. She is an ardent advocate of professional development in the industry.