All of us put on garments, however does what we put on matter? On this sentimentally provocative and entertaining speak, Dr. Jennifer Millspaugh weaves collectively how trend shapes our financial system, setting and particular person identities. As a researcher and entrepreneur in trend, Millspaugh instantly experiences our collective cultural relationship with the style trade. On this speak she shares private tales, behind-the-scenes perception, and inspiration for the way forward for trend. Jennifer Millspaugh is the co-founder and CEO of Aesthetic Ventures, a enterprise manufacturing studio for the style trade, which accelerates and builds revolutionary corporations in trend. On this function she applies her educational analysis to design revolutionary manufacturers and enterprise fashions for a brand new period of trend. Jennifer accomplished her Ph.D. in trend entrepreneurship on the College of the Arts London, London School of Trend, the place she explored the model growth and internationalization methods of rising trend corporations based mostly in London and New York.
She can be the founding father of the Austin Trend Initiative, a social influence group launched to reinforce Austin’s trend ecosystem. She serves on the Impartial Trend Advisory Board (IFAB), a world collective of execs advancing enterprise transformation for trend, retail and inventive expertise. Millspaugh can be a visiting scholar at Texas State College. This speak was given at a TEDx occasion utilizing the TED convention format however independently organized by a area people. Study extra at