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2013 Conference Break-Out Sessions




Great Hall Room 1

Joseph Arcoleo, Director, Environmental Health and Safety, FIT
“FIT's Goodman Green Roof, Birds, Associated Environmental Effects.”

Information session about the green roof including migratory birds, water conservation, and use as a lab to support science and technology.

Great Hall Room 2

Ulrich Lehmann - Research Professor/Course Leader, MA Fashion, University for the Creative Arts at Rochester
“Reworking: Breaking Fashion Cycles”

Post-graduates collaborated with a London-based supplier of surplus work and army clothing and reworked and customized a collection of garments designed for major high-street retailers.

Seminar Room 4

Grazyna Pilatowicz - Assist. Prof., Chair, Sustainable Interior Environments, FIT School of Graduate Studies

Upcycling - All Good? Designers: Beware of Psychological, Behavioral, and Health Concerns

Seminar Room 7

Naomi Gross, Associate Professor, Assistant Chairperson, Fashion Merchandising Management

Courtney Brea and Meaghan Delowery, Fashion Merchandising Management, Class of 2013

“The Permeable Classroom: Bringing Authenticity to the Curriculum”

Marvin Feldman Center - C301

Eileen Karp - Assistant Professor, Fashion Design,
International Coordinator, Fashion Programs

“DIY Workshop/Repurposing Your Sweaters into New Designs: Making New from Old”

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