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Digital Manufacturing for Fashion

Innovation for the fashion system, one of the key sectors of the Italian economy, doesn’t depend only on product innovations, but the role that new digital technologies have applied to design and production processes is increasingly crucial. Industry 4.0, or smart manufacturing, is called the fourth industrial revolution because it can substantially redefine the way in which designers and companies work and respond to the changing needs of the market and consumers.
Thanks to the participation of professors and professionals of the field, the "Fashion 4.0" course faces up to the themes dedicated to new digital technologies applied to the fashion industry processes aimed at supporting all phases of the creative and production process, from design to 3D printing.
Industry 4.0, the trend that will most influence the future of the fashion economy, is configured as the tool to revise the traditional production processes, renewing them and helping to increase the competitiveness of Italian fashion companies.

In particular, the course is dedicated to the following topics:
- the fashion system today, between innovation and tradition
- fashion and digital technologies
- application of the main software programs to the field of fashion: virtual prototyping, three-dimensional scanning, CAD, 3D modeling, additive printing technologies

The course will be carried out through theorical lessons, a workshop for the digital design of a fashion accessory and a workshop for 3D printing.

Key facts
End of registration: 27 December, 2021
Lectures’ start: 31 January, 2022
Lectures’ end: 25 February, 2022
Duration: 4 weeks, 120 hours
Frequency: 80% of overall classes is the minimum required to get the certificate
Location: Milan, MFI Campus 
Value of the course: € 2. 400 (VAT 22% included)
A reduction of the economic value equal to the 20% for Students and Alumni MFI is provided, while seats last.

The Course is in English.
During the whole course an Italian - English bilingual Teaching Assistant is available for foreign students during the project and print workshops.



The Milano Fashion Institute's Courses aim to provide the most up-to-date knowledge and skills on the topics of Fashion Law, New Sustanaible Fashion, Fashion 4.0, Start Up For Fashion and Jewellery Today.



Each course is suitable for undergraduates, young graduates, professionals and young managers who wish to deepen the most characteristic themes of the Fashion System and find targeted and solid career opportunities in this sector.



The didactic model proposed in the courses of Milano Fashion Institute is innovative: not only in-class lectures, but also case studies and best practices, project works and laboratory activities.



If you wish to send your Application to one of our courses, simply fill the form, attaching the Curriculum. Find out how in this section.