PI Apparel 2016 Program

  • Program Key:

  • PI Keynote
  • PLM
  • Supply Chain & Digitalization
  • Innovation
  • 3D Technology
Day 1: 27 June 2016
7:30am
Delegate Registration

Main Dining Room

8:30am
Chairman's Opening Remarks

Lincoln Hall

Craig Crawford, IT Strategist, Crawford IT

8:45am
PI Keynote - Space: The Final Frontier.

Lincoln Hall

Nikolay Moiseev, Lead Designer, Final Frontier Design

Ted Southern, President, Final Frontier Design

9:30am
Motivating & Inspiring a Winning Innovation Culture

Lincoln Hall

Soon Yu, Former Global VP, Innovation, VF Corporation

Focus Group - Product Innovation & the PLM Transformation Model

Blair Room

Leslie Hand, Vice President Research, IDC

10:10am
Morning Refreshment Break

10:20am
Networking 121's

11:20am
Supporting Company Transition through IT - Language, Communication, Personalities and Partnerships

Lincoln Hall

Cindy Payero, VP, DKNY Wholesale Systems, The Donna Karan Company LLC

Ready, Set, Go - The Evaluation, Piloting & Selection of a 3D Technology Platform

Main Lounge

Denise Scott, Director of Apparel Technical Design, Walmart

Focus Group - Optimizing PLM via the 3 “I’s”: Input, Integration and Intelligence

Blair Room

Anne Sanger, Senior Manager, Product Technology, American Eagle Outfitters

Focus Group - 3D Printing & Generative Design in Enhancing Product Design & Quality

Chase Room

Alan Guyan, Director, Design & Manufacturing Innovation, Under Armour

12:00pm
Sustainability to the Core

Lincoln Hall

Jimmy Summers, VP, Environment, Health, Safety, and Sustainability , American & Efird LLC

Nicholas Jouriles, VP, Digital Solutions Consulting, Gerber Technology

Under Armour in 3D - Making All Athletes Better

Main Lounge

Lisa Struble, VP, Apparel Development & Quality, Under Armour

Jami Dunbar, VP, Apparel & Virtualization , Under Armour

Join our Retail Transformation Journey and Incorporate the Voice of the Customer

The Library

Ryan Miller, Director, Business Systems and Sourcing, Dick's Sporting Goods

12:40pm
Networking Luncheon

Main Dining Room

1:35pm
Extending 130 Years of Innovation, Dedication and Success with PLM

Lincoln Hall

Saman Ekanayake, Head of Product Development, Triumph International

3D Product Development - A Look Behind the Scenes

Main Lounge

Andrea Piras, VP, Retail Operations, Pittarosso Retail Chain

Understanding the Dramatic Impacts of Color Lifecycle Management from Initial Color Selection Right through to Final Sale

The Library

Charlie Holmes, VP, Product Development Analytics & Operations, Kohl's

2:15pm
Boosting Supply Chain Efficiencies with Modern Technology

Lincoln Hall

Gregory Bannister, COO, Sport Obermeyer

A 3D Call to Action - Working Collaboratively for a Better Tomorrow

Main Lounge

Alexis Kantor, VP, Apparel & Accessories Product Development, Target

Sandra Gagnon, Director - 3D Virtual Transformation, Target

Supply Chain Optimization & Data Intelligence in Staying One-Step Ahead of Customer Demand

The Library

Oliver Klinck, Senior Vice President Fashion+Sports, OTTO

Focus Group - As We Look for Tighter Integrations and Leaner Processes How Has the Architecture Model Changed, If at All?

Blair Room

Jens Abbariao, Director - Enterprise Applications, Eileen Fisher

Focus Group - What is the End Game for Wearable Technology in the Fashion/Apparel/Footwear Sector?

Chase Room

Frank Furlan, Former CEO/President, The Swatch Group USA

2:55pm
Afternoon Refreshment Break

Main Dining Room

3:05pm
Networking 121's

Main Dining Room

4:05pm
Making Virtualization Technology an Integral Part of the Product Design Engine

Lincoln Hall

Alison Page, Vice President – Brand Operations Strategy and Projects, adidas Group

Renate Eder, Senior Manager, Creation Technologies – Brand Operations Strategy and Projects, adidas

Panel Discussion - Enhancing Interdepartmental Collaboration & Coordination in Overcoming Supply Chain Challenges

The Library

Lee Goldenberg, VP and CIO, John Varvatos Enterprises

Art Krulish, Director, Setlog Corp.

Richard Kramer, President, Hengrun USA

Daryl Brown, Former VP Global Business Ethics and Compliance, Kate Spade & Company

Focus Group - Extending PLM Capability Beyond Design - Boosting Internal & External Integration

Blair Room

Brandy Hansen, VP of Tech Design, Abercrombie & Fitch

4:45pm
PI Keynote - Why does 3D Need to be at the Center of Process Innovation?

Lincoln Hall

Simon Kim, Chief Strategy Officer, CLO Virtual Fashion

5:30pm
Chairman's Closing Remarks

Lincoln Hall

Craig Crawford, IT Strategist, Crawford IT

5:35pm
Networking Drinks Reception Sponsored by Accenture

Main Dining Room

Day 2: 28 June 2016
8:30am
Think Tank - 'Insight Without Hindsight Will Never Give You Foresight'

Bob McKee, Senior Director of Product & Industry Strategy – Fashion & Retail, Infor

Think Tank - The Value of Data Exchange between Product Development Stages in the RFA Industry

Sandeep Kureel, Sr. Manager Product Development, Acnovate Corporation

Prashant Mannallikar, Sr. Manager Client Relations, Acnovate Corporation

Think Tank - Going to the Source: Supplier Relationship (Micro-) Management

Ryan Miller, Director, Business Systems and Sourcing, Dick's Sporting Goods

Gary Barraco, Director, Global Product Marketing, Amber Road

9:30am
Chairman's Opening Remarks

Lincoln Hall

9:40am
PI Keynote - Collaboratively Redesigning the Fashion Industry Supply Chain for the 21st Century

Lincoln Hall

Bob Bland, CEO/Founder, Manufacture New York

10:25am
Digital Business Transformation - The Five Pillars of Success

Lincoln Hall

Leslie Hand, Vice President Research, IDC

Revolutionizing the Product Design & Customer Retail Experience - The YR Store Story

Main Lounge

Tim Williams, CEO, YR Store

Focus Group - Forming an Industry 3D Technology Coalition

Chase Room

Sandra Gagnon, Director - 3D Virtual Transformation, Target

Alexis Kantor, VP, Apparel & Accessories Product Development, Target

11:05am
Morning Refreshment Break

Main Dining Room

11:15am
Networking 121's

Main Dining Room

12:15pm
Achieving Tangible Innovation Results and Maintaining Brand Relevance

Lincoln Hall

Mike Gawtry, Director of Sporting Equipment, Travel and Innovation, L.L.Bean

Targeting Digital Process Disruption to Yield Better Efficiencies

Main Lounge

Ana-Martinez Glickson, Director, Visulon Inc.

Powering Fashion Apparel Consumer Insights with Cloud BI Solutions

The Library

Brandon Rael , Vice President, Retail Professional Services , Visionet Systems

Asad Mahmood, AVP Business Intelligence & Data Management, Visionet Systems

Mir Sultan, AVP Business Intelligence & Delivery, Visionet Systems

12:55pm
The Social Enterprise - Collaboration is King

Lincoln Hall

Craig Crawford, IT Strategist, Crawford IT

Building 3D Capability into your Organization

Main Lounge

Sean Lane, Director, Product Technologies & Digital Innovation, Columbia Sportswear

Gina Patterson, Fit Engineering Manager, Columbia Sportswear

Panel Discussion - What is the End Game of Wearable Technology for the Consumer?

The Library

Michael Reidbord, COO, Kloog Inc

Frank Furlan, Former CEO/President, The Swatch Group USA

Bob Bland, CEO/Founder, Manufacture New York

Heidi Lehmann, COO, Kenzen

Focus Group - Motivating Vendors & Strengthening External Partnerships

Blair Room

Keith Krystofolsky, Founder, Konsult NYC

Focus Group - Quantifying the ROI of Sustainable Decision Making in Fashion/Apparel

Chase Room

Ann Cantrell, Assistant Professor, Fashion Business Management, Fashion Institute of Technology

1:35pm
Networking Luncheon

Main Dining Room

2:35pm
Evaluating & Defining a Complete End-to-End Pre-Production Development Process and the Tools Needed to Realize It

Lincoln Hall

Bob Stevens, Sr. Director Pre-Production Systems, Nine West Holdings

3D Apparel 2.0 - Connecting 3D and PLM

Main Lounge

Joshua Young, Digital Product Creation Consultant, Joshua Young Consulting

Wearable Technologies, e-textiles: Opportunities and Challenges in the Fashion/Apparel Industry

The Library

Despina Papadopoulos, Founder, Principled Design / NYU

Focus Group - Combining Technology & Sustainability to Create Amazing Products

Blair Room

Debera Johnson, Executive Director, Pratt Institute|Brooklyn Fashion+Design Accelerator

3:15pm
Supporting Competitive Product Development through Analytics

Lincoln Hall

Charlie Holmes, VP, Product Development Analytics & Operations, Kohl's

Panel Discussion - 3D Technology for Fashion/Apparel

The Library

Natacha Alpert, Senior Innovation Manager, Caleres

Ed Gribbin, President, Alvanon

Simon Kim, Chief Strategy Officer, CLO Virtual Fashion

Sharon Lim, CEO, Browzwear

Steven Madge, Vice President Industry & Global Affairs, Dassault Systemes

Bill Brewster, Vice President & General Manager, Enterprise Software Solutions, Gerber Technology

Luis Velazquez, Director of Business Development, Lectra

Asaf Landau, CEO, EFI Optitex

4:05pm
PI Keynote - Revolutionizing the Clothing you Wear by Making it Smarter, More Comfortable and More Efficient

Lincoln Hall

Gihan Amarasiriwardena, Co-founder, Chief Design Officer & Executive Chairman, Ministry of Supply

4:50pm
Chairman's Closing Remarks

Lincoln Hall