The value for integrating high tech digital solutions in the workforce development education space has compounded growth potential. It provides the needed foundation to support the development of fashion ecosystem that needs a high return on newly trained labor force in terms of:
- Skilled output for local manufacturers
- Gainful Workforce Opportunities in a rapidly growing metroplex
- Scalable Business for designers and manufacturers
At the Austin Community College Fashion Incubator, we have partnered with the City of Austin and Gerber Technology to provide rigorous training on the full digital solutions package that includes AccuMark 2D, AccuMark 3D, YuniquePLM, and Gerber CutWorks for the Z1 Cutter – the automated flatbed single-ply cutter. The full solution has provided an incredible opportunity to meet the need of students, local designers, and local industry to make them competitive on the world stage. This is a robust solution for a robust challenge.