UAL Business of Fashion, Textiles and Technology Creative R&D Partnership
The Business of Fashion, Textiles and Technology Creative R&D Partnership is one of nine clusters funded under the government’s multi-million pound Creative Industries Cluster Programme in 2018.
Our five-year industry-led project will focus on delivering innovation within the entire fashion and textile supply chain, with special attention given to positioning industry as agents of new technology and materials development.
The Partnership is led by Professor Graeme Evans, UAL and Co-Director Professor Jane Harris, UAL, supported by a research team from London College of Fashion and Chelsea College of Arts, UAL in collaboration with UCL, Loughborough University, University of Cambridge, University of Leeds, Queen Mary University London and the V&A. Key industry partners include world leading luxury brands, online retail and emergent design companies of the future including ASOS, Clarks, British Fashion Council, London Legacy Development Corporation and Centre for Fashion Enterprise – among over 40 FTT businesses, trade associations and Local Enterprise Partnerships to sign up to the initiative.
Video created by London College of Fashion, UAL