NEWS

WORTH WOMEN PART OF BF+DA’S LEADING WOMEN IN FASHION TECH

We share the exciting news that some of our 1st call winning partners were included in The Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator’s list, ‘23 Women Leading the World of Fashion Technology’. A list that celebrates the increase of female forces within the fashion tech industry, acknowledging their contributions…

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WORTH 2ND CALL FINALISTS HAVE BEEN PRE-SELECTED

The WORTH Team is pleased to inform that the evaluation process has been finalised with amazing results! 85 finalist projects have been pre-selected within the WORTH second call for proposals. Discover what will happen next leading up to the next WORTH Weekend in Valencia, Spain…

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HANNA-KAISA ALASEN A NEW CHAIRMAN OF ORNAMO

Our talented WORTH Steering board member Hanna-Kaisa Alanen has recently become the new chairman of Ornamo. She was voted into the position at the Ornamo Autumn Meeting in Helsinki. Alanen starts her new position at the beginning of 2019 and we cannot wait to see her success…

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WORTH 2ND CALL EVALUATION PROCESS

With the WORTH Partnership Project Second Call coming to a close, the applicants are undergoing an evaluation process to select the final list of 2nd call winners. Find out about the information regarding applicants and what the next stage is in selecting the finalists…

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INTRODUCING THE NEW STEERING BOARD MEMBERS

We are proud to present the newest additions to the Steering Board team: Kendall Robbins, Wolfgang Kathan and Natsai Audrey Chieza. Each member has a great influence within the creative industry in their own unique way and are now able to share that with WORTH applicants…

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WORTH STEERING BOARD INTERVIEW: JULIA KOERNER

In our interview with WORTH Steering Board Member Julia Koerner. Julia is an award-winning designer working at the convergence of architecture, fashion and product design, we find out more about her industry experience and what advice she has for WORTH participants…

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WORTH STEERING BOARD INTERVIEW: KOSTANTYN KOFTA

It was great to get to know our WORTH Steering Board Member Kostantyn Kofta, a Ukrainian fashion designer of his own fashion brand titled Kofta. We wanted to find out more about his work and experiences in the fashion industry to see what he will offer past and future WORTH…

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WORTH STEERING BOARD INTERVIEW: LESLIE HOLDEN

This week we had the pleasure of interviewing WORTH Steering Board Member Leslie Holden. We were fascinated to find out more about his fashion industry experiences and discover what he wishes above all to pass onto WORTH Partnership Project participants through out interview…

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WORTH STEERING BOARD INTERVIEW: WOLFGANG MILDNER

This week we got to know our Steering Board Member Wolfgang Mildner better through an interview, he is the owner and founder of MSWtech Germany. We wanted to find out more about his industry experience and what he can offer WORTH partnership project participants…

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WORTH STEERING BOARD INTERVIEW: KOLBRUN YR. GUNNARSDOTTIR

We were given the opportunity to interview our Steering Board Member Kolbrun Yr. Gunnarsdottir, who is a Designer, Stylist and Creative Director of Kolbrun & Idem Jewelry. We wanted to find out more about her brands and how WORTH Participants can benefit from her expertise…

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WORTH AMBASSADOR INTERVIEW: AUDRONE DRUNGILAITE

We were fortunate to interview the inspiring Ambassador Audrone Drungilaite who is the executive director of the Lithuanian Design Forum. We wanted to learn more about her experiences in the creative industry and what advice she has to offer WORTH Project participants…

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WORTH MENTOR INTERVIEW: NEREA T. RUIZ

We got the opportunity to interview the fascinating WORTH Mentor Nerea T. Ruiz who is a Lecturer at both IED And SAE Institutes. We wanted to find out more about her career through our interview, as well as how she can pass her expertise onto Partnerships of WORTH…

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WORTH MENTOR INTERVIEW: ANIELA HOITINK

This week we had an exciting interview with our WORTH Partnership Mentor Aniela Hoitink who is the founder of NEFFA and MycoTEX. We spoke to her to find out more about her work and what she can suggest to current and future WORTH Partnership Project participants…

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WORTH AMBASSADOR INTERVIEW: HANNA-KAISA ALANEN

This week it was great to interview our WORTH ambassador Hanna-Kaisa Alanen, a designer, doctoral candidate and Ornamo board member. During our interview we wanted to find out more about these experiences and what advice she has with WORTH participants…

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WORTH MENTOR INTERVIEW: MARK TERBERG

This week we spoke with WORTH mentor Mark Terberg. Mark is the co-founder of the Dutch Fashion Foundation and has an amazingly long experience with business development. We interviewed him to find out about his career and advice for WORTH participants…

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WORTH MENTOR INTERVIEW: SOPHIE ODIC

This week we had a aninterview with WORTH Mentor Sophie Odic who is a textile designer and freelance consultant with a broad range of industry experience regarding design. We talked with her to find out about what design means to her and her best advice for WORTH participants…

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WORTH MENTOR INTERVIEW: RICARDO O’NASCIMENTO

This week we had the opportunity to interview WORTH mentor Ricardo O’Nascimento. We were curious to find out more about his work with innovation and wearable technology to see what advice he could pass onto our current and future Partnership Project participants…

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WORTH MENTOR INTERVIEW: PAUL CELEN

This week was great to talk to our WORTH mentor from Italy, Ubaldo Spina, the Design department manager at CETMA research and technology manager. We find out about his experience in the industry and how he can pass this on to WORTH Project participants…

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WORTH MENTOR INTERVIEW: UBALDO SPINA

This week was great to talk to our WORTH mentor from Italy, Ubaldo Spina, the Design department manager at CETMA research and technology manager. We find out about his experience in the industry and how he can pass this on to WORTH Project participants…

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