Home / Knowledge / News / Information Technology / Professor Eitan Grinspun joins Optitex's Advisory Board
Professor Eitan Grinspun joins Optitex's Advisory Board
09
Jun '14
Optitex, the leading provider of 2D and 3D CAD/CAM and Virtual Prototyping software solutions announced the joining of Professor Eitan Grinspun to its Advisory Board.
 
Professor Grinspun was named one of the “Brilliant Ten” Scientists of 2011 by Popular Science Magazine, and one of the Most Creative People in Business and Innovation by Fast Company Magazine in 2013. Professor Grinspun is Associate Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University, where he serves as the Director of the Columbia Computer Graphics Group. Eitan is an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow and NSF CAREER Award recipient, and was previously an NVIDIA Fellow.
 
“Realistic 3D representations will take a growing role in the internal conversation within Apparel industry brands, and between the various stakeholders in the ecosystem” said Asaf Landau, Optitex CEO, “With Eitan’s track record and expertise in engineering, simulation, and computer graphics, Optitex will strengthen its Research & Development and deliver 3D virtual samples that are even easier to make, and have a more realistic look & feel to the garments’ fabric, texture and colorways.”
 
“I am delighted to join the Optitex Advisory Board and the Optitex technology team. Optitex is the leader in garment design and virtual prototyping software, and has a bold and inspired vision for driving an evolution in the industry with its technology.  I find it to be a special opportunity for me to join this amazing team” said Professor Grinspun. “I am excited to be working with Optitex in porting recent advances in the film, visual effects, and engineering industries into significant innovations in the ease and authenticity of draped, visually compelling and animated clothing.”
 
About Optitex
Optitex develops innovative, user-friendly 2D and 3D CAD solutions for all cut-fabric and fashion-related industries. Optitex solutions are designed to facilitate collaboration among partners throughout the manufacturing process. Optitex is also active in e-commerce, providing online sales tools to promote branding and customer loyalty. As the industry standard, Optitex is a cornerstone of design training with installations in universities and educational centers worldwide. Optitex products are sold and supported around the world through certified distributors and OEMs.
 

Optitex


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

No shortage of cotton & yarn in country: Minister

There is no shortage of cotton and yarn in the country, and the...

Pic courtesy: Sutlej Textiles & Industries Ltd

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

Sutlej Textiles’ Q1 FY18 EBITDA expands to Rs 76.28 cr

Sutlej Textiles and Industries Ltd (STIL), one of India’s largest...

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

CAI revises 2016-17 cotton crop to 337.25 lakh bales

Cotton Association of India (CAI) has upwardly revised cotton crop...

Interviews View All

Nuno Venda
ROQ

‘There has been an increase in demand for water based inks, rather than...

Marazban F Velati
Sutlej Textiles & Industries limited

No training can be effective till the candidate believes in it.

Siddharth Biyani
Mangalam Industries Pvt Ltd

‘The manufacturing sector is improving day-by-day, becoming better in...

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao
Nayaab

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Robert Brunner
Devereux

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X