Testimonials

Let's read what members think about IACDE

"IACDE is a very good opportunity, especially for our young technical designers in Japan, to enlarge knowledge and increase business while connecting with a global peer group."

Keiichi Asano
THOHKAI THERMO

"Being immersed in different fields of product development in 2D and 3D besides lifelong professional and personal learning, what could be more exiting?"

Hans Olsson, Senior Pattern Designer
Tommy Hilfiger

"MACPI has always believed that gathering innovation, passion and know-how can positively impact the garment industry. The difference is made by IACDE which acts as an “exchange hub” among all association’s members."

Paolo Cartabbia, Managing Director
Macpi Group

"...Being in the IACDE has always been an access card to many brains in many countries all over the world."

Joachim Hensch, former General Manager
Hugo Boss Textile Industries Ltd., Consultant

"… This club is a very important platform for technical talents to enlarge their capabilities in pattern design and manufacturing skills and to go on to perform as top experts in the clothing industry."

Enno Bruss
Canda international

"For me as a student, the IACDE offers great opportunities to get to know the latest developments and to expand my specialist knowledge in the field of cutting technology, 3D developments and much more."

Verena Benkler, student of Clothing Production

"As a designer I had the good fortune to meet the most influential pattern makers that have gone down in the annals of tailoring history through the IACDE."

Lodovico Zandegù, Product engineer for tailor clothing
Brooks Brothers

"IACDE is an immensely valuable Association. Our North America Chapter have extremely talented members.  We all have deep knowledge and expertise to help grow young talent! With connections to possible internships through networking connections.

International workshops offer more opportunities to enhance all members knowledge."

Michelle Reneé Shafran, Technical Designer/Product Engineer
HBC Senior Menswear

"IACDE means to me: A heritage of apparel professional members who demonstrated tremendous inspiration and knowledge throughout the 110 years.

International, talented participants allow me to learn and pass down knowledge to others in a friendly team setting. Specifically topics interesting to me from a technical aspect, from sartorial tailoring to modern 3D digital pattern design."

Dragan Udovicic, Technical Designer
Tailored Brands, Inc.

"For my company IACDE today is a valuable and unique pool of outstanding young talents in product development and in technical engineering which we cannot afford to miss."

Roland Schuler, Director Technical Product Management
Peek & Cloppenburg Group

"We are supporting the IACDE because IACDE helps us to better understand the needs of our customers. It´s a powerful global network of technical talents and friends."

Benoit Cugnet, Head of Global Strategic Marketing
Freudenberg

"I joined IACDE to become part of a unique and international network with others of my peer group and keep up with current trends an innovation in construction and product development. My membership has enabled me to gain valuable 3D Technology experience, too by taking a leading role in our 3D User Meetings"

Jana Friedrich, 3D Expert
HUGO BOSS AG