Intel Transforms New York Fashion Week with Immersive Tech Experiences

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September 7, 2016
At New York Fashion Week, TOME and Intel created a proof of concept handbag that is sustainable and makes its owner aware of the nearby environment. The Intel technology in the bag detects ambient temperature, toxic gases and barometric pressure – sending helpful alerts to live a more informed life. New York Fashion Week runs Sept. 8-14, 2016. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
TOME’s New York Fashion Week runway show featured a proof of concept handbag that makes its owner aware of the nearby environment. The Intel technology in the bag detects ambient temperature, toxic gases and barometric pressure – sending helpful alerts to live a more informed life. New York Fashion Week runs Sept. 8-14, 2016. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
At New York Fashion Week, luxury designer TOME showed its accessories line with a bracelet based on Intel Curie technology that will help women improve their health and the quality of their day by staying connected on-the-go. New York Fashion Week runs Sept. 8-14, 2016. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
Intel partnered with “Loose Luxury” designers Baja East at New York Fashion Week to show a new connected show line with Fila. The connected shoe is powered by Intel Curie technology that helps track and interpret fitness data. New York Fashion Week runs Sept. 8-14, 2016. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
Intel’s partnership with Baja East x Fila at New York Fashion Week saw connected shoes shown as part of the runway show. Powered by Intel Curie technology, the shoe helps track and interpret fitness data. New York Fashion Week runs Sept. 8-14, 2016. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
At New York Fashion Week, Intel partnered with Baja East to show a new connected shoe line with Fila. Powered by Intel Curie technology, the shoe helps track and interpret fitness data. New York Fashion Week runs Sept. 8-14, 2016. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
Intel’s immersive runway experience at New York Fashion Week was powered by Voke. The technology is shown at the Mischa Collection’s presentation. New York Fashion Week runs Sept. 8-14, 2016. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
From Sept. 8 to 14, fans can access the Intel runway experience at New York Fashion Week by downloading VOKE’s GearVR app to use with a Gear VR headset and Samsung phone. They also can visit NYFW.com and participating designers’ websites for an immersive 2D offering. (Credit: VOKE)
In collaboration with ByReveal and using innovative Intel technology – including the Intel Retail Sensor Platform – a one-of-a-kind, stand-alone pop-up retail store that can be installed in 30 minutes will provide real-time data analytics about products and buying patterns. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
At New York Fashion Week, 13 designers will utilize Intel’s immersive runway experience powered by VOKE’s TrueVR platform and Intel data center technologies to live-broadcast their runway shows in full stereoscopic virtual reality. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
At NYFW, an Intel experience powered by VOKE’S TrueVR platform and Intel data center technologies, creates a natural viewing environment, transporting viewers from their couches to the runway. (Credit: VOKE)

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As the official technology partner of New York Fashion Week (NYFW) Spring/Summer 2017, Intel is showcasing new immersive experiences and technology solutions that will help transform and grow the fashion industry. From a reinvented runway viewing experience to retail solutions that provide real-time analytics to beautiful connected accessories, Intel’s presence at NYFW will show how technology is a welcome disruption to the fashion industry.

From Sept. 8 to 14, Intel will put the future of the fashion industry on display:

 Transforming the Runway Experience: This season, Intel and IMG are partnering with select designers – including Erin Fetherston, Noon by Noor, Lisa N. Hoang, Dan Liu, Namilia, Marissa Webb, Band of Outsiders, Irina Vitjaz, Supima, Misha Collection, Prabal Gurung and Telfar – to live-broadcast runway shows in full stereoscopic virtual reality. An Intel experience powered by Voke, the technology creates a natural viewing environment, transporting viewers from their couches to the runway. Fans can access the experience by downloading VOKE’s GearVR app to use with a Samsung Gear VR headset or head to NYFW.com and participating designers’ websites for an immersive 2D offering.

Intel is enabling new ways to interact and experience digital content in our daily lives. This new experience is made possible by Intel® Xeon® processors that power high-performance and power-efficient computing platforms, integrated Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics for graphics-intensive applications, Intel® Quick Sync video for hardware-enhanced transcoding and Intel® Graphics Virtualization Technology for flexible, secure remote application delivery.

Innovative Designer Collaborations: Intel continues to collaborate with designers and brands focused on blending aesthetics and consumer insights with advanced, cutting-edge technology. At the forefront of experimenting with new ways to bring wearable products to market, Intel this season has partnered with:

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