UO Academic Extension

CANC:Craftsmanship: The Art of Footwear Making

Date: August 28-September 1, 2017
Day and Time: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Location: UO Lundquist College of Business Portland 38 NW Davis, Portland, OR 97209
Presenter/Instructor(s): Paolo Marenghi
CRN: OSP1
Credit: Noncredit
Fee: $2999
Registration Deadline: 08/28/2016

The University of Oregon Sports Product Management Program in cooperation with the Ars Sutoria School in Milan, Italy, welcomes back Italian international footwear master Paolo Marenghi.

Description

This workshop provides a greater understanding of the different types of footwear construction and a deeper knowledge of the materials used in each stage of the product process. Expect an interactive, hands-on experience with time spent learning theory and then applying it by making products.

Attendees will learn:

  • Firsthand footwear theory and practice from master shoemaker Paolo Marenghi
  • Footwear manufacturing best practices, processes, and future directions for sports products
  • Lasts, molds, and materials used in footwear making
  • Techniques to physically craft their own sports shoe onsite in the White Stag Innovation Lab

Who should attend?

  • Product line managers, engineers, marketers, developers, and designers
  • Sales, innovation, and costing managers
  • Others interested in the art of sports product footwear making

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, this workshop will provide a robust understanding of the art of footwear making.

Note: Five day workshop includes daily coffee, lunch, and snacks

Contact

uospm@uoregon.edu
503-412-3710

Online registration not currently available for this course