Episode 75: What Happens When Machine Learning and Fashion Converge?
This is a podcast episode titled, Episode 75: What Happens When Machine Learning and Fashion Converge?. The summary for this episode is: Over the past decade, just about everything seems to have gone digital. Today complex algorithms serve up recommendations tailored to our individual tastes, completely transforming how we consume books, movies, music and more. And yet, we haven't seen the same digital revolution take hold in the massive $2 trillion fashion industry. Or is that all about to change? In this episode, Jon Prial talks with Bill Adler, the Founding President and CEO of True Fit, data-driven personalization platform for footwear and apparel retailers. Together they discuss how True Fit is using machine learning to disrupt the fashion industry with benefits to consumers, retailers, manufacturers and more. Then stay tuned for an episode of Extra Impact, where Jon Prial talks with Chris Moore, True Fit's Chief Analytics Officer, about how the company has collected and is managing its massive data set. You can access this bonus content by following the link below. You'll Hear About --The challenges facing the fashion industry --How True Fit is applying machine learning to the industry --Building a data collective --The future of the fashion industry Access the show notes and our episode or Extra Impact here: http://bit.ly/2FhxD93