A Female Perspective On The Tech Industry (Wearable USA 2017)

Ms Julia Miller-Osborn, Material R&D Consultant
Celestine
Hong Kong
 
 

Speaker Biography (Julia Miller-Osborn)

Julia Miller-Osborn - Director, R&D, Celestine Materials Ltd (focus on both hard and soft technology, building and garment industries).
Originally from Dublin, Julia at a young age studied applied chemistry before running off to pick oranges in Spain and learn spanish - eventually settling on carpentry she qualified and ran her own design and building company in London. When her family moved to Asia she retrained to design and hand stitch leather, building and distributing her own brand and forming a sustainable production line with local sourced materials. Whilst studying material science and engineering the opportunity to become and R&D manager for the Clover group- a major bra and sportswear manufacturer- arose and Julia surfed onto new opportunities once again.
Celestine - Sourcing and Material development for commercialisation with University inclusion.
As the head of R&D at Celestine, Julia and her team use all their learnt and innate skills to create opportunities and see the potential of the breathtaking new ideas and tech that's available from student inventors to housewife adapters- and they have the passion and interest to share with the team and bring to the right market. Using tried and tested facilities Celestine aims to elevate the material world out of its current destructive predicament- with new sustainable materials and process that benefit and elevate the entire industry.

Company Profile (Celestine)

Celestine logo
Celestine - Sourcing and Material development for commercialisation with University inclusion.
View Celestine Timeline