Technology Innovation in Fashion.
The Independent Fashion Advisory Board - a global think-tank and advisory body of fashion innovators working together to share knowledge, collaborate to transform the fashion industry.
Our aim is to provide designers, e-tailers and entrepreneurs access to a global network of like-minded people passionate about fashion. We’re a curious bunch passionate about emerging technology, new business models, and trends then sharing our learnings with the community.
The IFAB community and ecosystem are invaluable resources to support you when starting, improving or transforming your business. Additionally, it is useful when you’re looking to gain a better understanding of the business and technology side of fashion and who you can talk to for more information.
Click through to read the advisory panel profiles and the about page for more information. Get in touch via email with any questions and if you would like to be part of our invite-only Slack community head to the Slack page, and keep an eye on the events and blog pages for updates.
When millennial shoppers pull an item off a rack and glance at the price tag, their buying decision is packed full of many factors, a very different thought process compared to 10 years ago.
Fashion eCommerce retailers and digitally native vertical brands have an incredible advantage of providing a more relevant shopping experience to their customers by way of technology and personalisation.
This Sydney denim brand personalising pieces just for you. On a recent trip to the States, I made sure my custom MOD jacket got some love.
The Australian fashion industry may appear small compared to the rest of the world, however delve into the startup ecosystem and you will find many entrepreneurs and designers pushing the boundaries.
There's no shortage of innovative fashion-tech solutions in Australia and I recently met with the guys from Okkular - Mahendra, Abhishek & Ashwin to talk about their journey as a startup, the problem they're solving and where they find inspiration.
Together, IFAB & Aesthetic Ventures will be working on merging the tech and fashion industries, paving pathways for startups to enter new markets while building long-lasting & impactful fashion-tech businesses.