"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.
"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
"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
"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
"...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
"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."
"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
"… 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 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
"”The knowledge sharing within IACDE has been my source of inspiration since joining the organisation in 2010. There have always been interesting and innovative learnings at each event. Through the organisation I have also met many interesting people across the globe. This is why I am an IACDE spokesperson and why I took part in founding the local chapter in Sweden. I look forward to continue bridging people with knowledge and sharing this with all the young talents of our organisation.”
Hans Olsson, Senior 3D Pattern Developer Calvin Klein Europe"
Hans Olsson, Senior Pattern Designer Tommy Hilfiger
"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
"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."