Sustainability and Ethics in Fashion Technology


Melanie DiSalvo

virtue + vice

Mia Merrill

Candid Entrepreneur

LanVy Nguyen


Amanda Parkes

The New York Fashion Tech Lab

Despite marketed advancements and increased access to "friendlier fashion," consumers remain in the dark on the manufacturing process. In short, not much has changed in the fashion supply chain over the decades. This panel will discuss the continued harsh realities of overseas manufacturing and spotlight the innovators and entrepreneurs who are dedicating their efforts to reinventing the fashion industry and are revolutionizing sustainability within the industry.

*Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Primary Access: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Access: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Style
Level: Advanced