Reshape award ceremony 2019

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Last week we concluded the RESHAPE FORUM, the annual meeting about the Wearable Technology and Smart Products hosted in INDUSTRY From Needs to Solutions event, from the 29th to the 31st  of October 2019. During the RESHAPE FORUM  we held a series of appointments:
20 Designers selected from the Reshape Competition 2019 presented their projects and researches in front of an audience of INDUSTRY From Needs to Solutions and Reshape.
The designer has been selected by the Reshape Jury including Simone Cesano – Senior Director Design Operations Adidas, Alberto Lovisetto- 3D Project Coordinator Moncler, Behnaz Farahi – Architecture Fashion and Interaction Designer, Julia Weems – Fashion School Director at IED Barcelona, Raquel Buj Founder of Zap & Buj.

The winners’ selection was discussed with the Reshape Scientific committee composed by Aldo Sollazzo Reshape and Noumena Director,  Valerie Bergeron MaterFAD Director & FAD Deputy Director, Anastasia Pistofidou Director of the FabTextile Research lab and the Fabricademy, and Bradly Dunn Klerk  Fashion and Technology expert. In the 1:1 CORNER meeting, the designers have the chance to meet the entrepreneurs and experts, from research, and industry, to enhance new collaborations and partnerships.

Reshape Forum Raquel Buj

During the RESHAPE SYMPOSIUM has been addressed the present and future scenarios of the fashion industry focus on digital transformation and its impact on socio-economic models. The panel highlighted the implication of new material technologies towards market applications, supported by emerging tools of design and manufacturing, new educational programs, emerging practices, and artistic collaborations.
Aldo Sollazzo – Reshape and Noumena Director introduced the Reshape Forum, launching a panel discussion including: Raquel Buj – Co-founder Zap&Buj,  Bradly Dunn – Fashion and technology expert, Oscar Tomico – Head of the Design Engineering Bachelor program at ELISAVA , Moon Ribas Cyborg Foundation and the moderator Laurenti Arnault Founder of WTVOX and Amanda Cosco Founder of Electric Runway

Moreover Reshape showcased the most valuable projects, at the Reshape Exhibition, submitted from all over the world The exhibition brings together a wide array of creative approaches, and highlighted solutions sorted in four different categories: computational matter, habitats & environment, living systems, design for interaction. 

The RESHAPE SYMPOSIUM concluded with the AWARD CEREMONY, and Aldo Sollazzo awarded the Winners and Honorable Mentions in the Wearable Technology and Smart Product categories. The Award was sponsored by IED Barcelona offering two Scholarship for the new Master Design for Wearables and Fabricademy  and Additionally Laurenti Arnault, Founder of WTVOX awarded three designers, Carla Corpas – Hermosa Decadencia, Lucie Ketelsen  Reu Jacket, Stephanie Santos Fungi Couture  giving them the opportunity to take part in the new platform Wardrobe of tomorrow.  

Smart Product Category:
1st Prize goes to  “Walk of Mind” designed by  Hadar Slassi
2nd Prize goes to  “E-shoes” designed by Ana Correa
3rd Prize goes to Radiorator” designer by Agustina Palazzo, Betiana Pavón, Mateus Sartori
Honorary Mentions goes to “NeoTouch” designed by Christine Wurth

Wearable Technology Category:
1st Prize goes to “ Laser dye” – if time was wearable and foldable ”design by Wei chieh shih
2nd Prize goes to “Begrounded” designed by  Lara Campos
3rd Prize  goes to “Metaform” designers by  Hazal Yilmaz, Secil Afsar
Honorary Mentions goes to  “Beewear” designed by Abhishek Soman

1st Prize Wearable Technology Category:
Laser dye” – if time was wearable and foldable ”design by Wei chieh shih

Reshape talents Shih Wei

1st prize Smart Product Category:
 “Walk of Mind” designed by  Hadar Slassi

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