Matthew Drinkwater


Tech.Influence. Fashion


Matthew works at LCF’s Fashion Innovation Agency who partner the most exciting designer talent with the latest fashion-tech to create ground-breaking brand collaborations and consultancies across the fashion, retail, cultural and digital industries.

Matthew works at London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London, where he heads up the Fashion Innovation Agency. He delivered the world’s first digital skirt for Nokia, wireless charging clothing for Microsoft, a 3D-printed bionic arm to help celebrate the launch of Star Wars: The Force Awakens and what Forbes described as ‘the first example of truly beautiful wearable tech’ for Disney. Matthew was named in the 100 most influential in the world of Wearable Technology, amongst the ‘Top 15 people in UK tech’ by BBC3 and as a ‘fashion-tech trailblazer changing the course of retail’ by Drapers.

During this event his will discuss his work in this rapidly developing environment