Monday, July 12, 2010

Career Advancement Programmes by Fashion Innovation Lab at IAM, Gurgaon

Apart from being a faculty at IAM and the co-ordinator of 2 year PG programme Apparel Marketing and Merchandising, I am also co-ordinating the courses being offered by Fashion Innovation Lab at  IAM

The whole idea behind 'Fashion Innovation Lab' (FIL) at Institute of Apparel Management (IAM) is to digitally integrate the whole process from "concept to consumer". FIL aims to provide Customised digital solutions to the apparel industry. FIL customizes short courses, training programmes, training and implementation in the areas of digital platform, Computer Aided Design, Virtual Prototyping for the apparel industry.

To keep up with the changing world of Fashion and Apparel Design and Merchandising, Fashion Innovation Lab at IAM has announced short term Career Advancement Programmes. These programmes equip the students / participants to work digitally and be a designer / merchandiser of the future.

Course Code

Technical Sketches and Tech-pack Development for Apparel
2 full days
15-16 July, 2010
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Designer's Digital Tool-Kit (Corel Draw, Adobe Photoshop)
5 half days
19-23 July, 2010
10:00 am - 01:00 pm
CAD and IT Integrated Merchandising
6 months
July to December 2010
02:30 pm - 05:30 pm (twice per week)

Given below are the details of programmes being offered or starting in July 2010.

Apart from co-ordinating the FIL courses, I am also the Anchor faculty for the workshop 'Technical Sketches and Tech Pack Development for Apparel'. Given here are the details of the programme.  

There is a free counseling and mentoring session on 13th July, 2010, from 10:30 – 11:30 am regarding these programme. Here one can get an overview regarding the programmes and can also clarify doubts regarding the programmes. Participation for this session can be confirmed by sending an e-mail to 

The participants shall be awarded a certificate from IAM on completion of the programme. More information is also available on our website or write to