2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

The Inner Sanctum — Tech in the Fitting Room

Sunday, March 13
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Westin Austin Downtown
Continental 3
310 E 5th ST


Fashion's love/hate relationship with technology and retailers' headlong push to be omni-everything has finally opened up the fitting room — style's inner sanctum — to the digital world. What does the connected fitting room mean for fashion's future? An examination and exploration with WWD deputy managing editor Evan Clark, Avametric representative and Oak Labs founder and Ebay alum Healey Cypher.

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Ari Bloom at SXSW

Ari Bloom



Do fashion and technology really have a chance together? Ari Bloom thinks so. As the CEO of Avametric, this former fashion maven leads an SF based team that is developing cutting-edge software tool...

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Evan Clark at SXSW

Evan Clark

Deputy Managing Editor

Women's Wear Daily (WWD)

Evan Clark is the Deputy Managing Editor of WWD. He reports, writes and edits news and feature stories WWD and its website, WWD.com. He oversees technology coverage in the fashion industry.

Healey Cypher at SXSW

Healey Cypher

Founder & CEO

Oak Labs Inc

Healey Cypher Founder/CEO, OAKHealey Cypher (yes, that’s his real name) is the co-founder and CEO of OAK. His passion is to elegantly infuse technology into physical retail. And along-side his amaz...

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