San Francisco, CA


October 2018 - Present

February 2018 - August 2018


2016 - January 2018


2015 - December 2017


2014 - 2016






2013 - 2014

Product Manager

Voodoo Manufacturing
Product Manager

Tendenci Inc.
UI Engineer & Product Manager

Continua Apparel Co
CEO / Founder

Otherlab Inc.
Soft Goods Designer / Engineer

Harvard Wyss Institute
Apparel Consultant — Soft Robotics

Morgan and Milo
Apparel Designer

Mother Freedom
Jr. Apparel Designer

New York, NY

Brooklyn, NY


San Francisco, CA


San Francisco, CA


San Francisco, CA


Cambridge, MA


Boston, MA


New Bedford, MA


Rhode Island School of Design
BFA — Apparel Design with a Concentration in Art History
2008 - 2013

Providence, RI


The Fashion Robot
A blog about the use of technology in the Fashion Industry

Crypto Lifestyle, Fashion for the New Economy
First Product: Customizable Pendant Set for the Ledger Nano S

A Token for Forgiveness
Blockchain-based Confession App

New York, NY


San Francisco, CA


San Francisco, CA

Professional Membership and Activities

Fashion Technologists Meetup— Founder, Organizer
Expanding Your Horizons — Workshop Leader
Wearables Hackathon — Organizer
CFDA+ — Selected Design Graduate 2013
American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) — Member


Panel Speaker. “Fashionably Tech Panel.WeWork + Access Labs, 17 April 2019.

Speaker. “Cyberpunk Couture: AI and the Future of Fashion.” The Internet of Fashion, 27 February 2019.

Keynote Speaker. “Intelligent Design: Fashion + AI at NYC Salon [90].Williamsburg Hotel + NYC Salon, 19 February 2019.

Keynote Speaker. “Artificial Intelligence for Fashion.” Camp David, 16 February 2019.

Keynote Speaker. “Fashion and AI: How AI is Revolutionizing the Fashion Industry.Bloomingdales + FiSF, 13 February 2019.

Book Launch. “Artificial Intelligence for Fashion.Special Special NY, 7 February 2019.

Podcast Interview. “Artificial Intelligence for Fashion with Leanne Luce.Electric Runway, 6 February 2019. [audio]

Podcast Interview. "Episode 54: “Dresses and Robots” with Leanne Luce, Voodoo Manufacturing." 100 Product Managers, 24 April 2018. [audio]

Speaker. "Women Who Code: Parameterization and 3D Printing.Voodoo Manufacturing, 10 April 2018.

Panel Moderator.  "Ubergizmo Digital Fall: The Future of VR." Target Open House, 07 November 2017. [video]

Event Host. "Weaving in Technology and Textiles.The Vault SF, 17 August 2017.

Event Host. "Redefining Wearables.Fashion Incubator San Francisco, 11 October 2017.

Event Host. "Immersive Retail, A Multi-Sensory Experience.Fashion Incubator San Francisco, 5 December 2017.

Panel Speaker. "Fashion and Technology at San Francisco Fashion Week." Galvanize SF, September 2016.


Publications — Writer

Luce, Leanne. "How Can Marketers Deal With an Oversaturated Digital Space? Turn Back to Physical Products." Adweek, 2 August 2018.

Luce, Leanne. "How to: Training an AI Fashion Blogger Using DCGAN." Data Driven Investor, 26 July 2018.

Luce, Leanne. "Product Development in the Age of Digital Manufacturing." Machine Design, 25 July 2018.

Luce, Leanne. "TetzelCoin: A Token for Forgiveness.Keeping Stock, 31 October 2017.

Luce, Leanne. "Cryptocurrency Fashion for the New Economy." Keeping Stock, 8 November 2017.

Luce, Leanne. "Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallets, The Future of Wearables." Dash for Newbies, 25 May 2017.


Expert Source

Biron, Bethany. "Better late than never: Fashion belatedly embraces hackathons."  Glossy Media, 19 May 2017.

Albers, Sophie.  "A look into the future: The influence of robots on the fashion world."  Vogue Germany, 09 June 2017. 


Features + Interviews

Gallagher, Tyler. “Women Leading The AI Industry:“In my opinion, humanity poses the greatest threat to humanity.” with Leanne Luce and Tyler GallagherThrive Global, 16 April 2019.

Butkovic, Marija. “Interview with Leanne Luce, product manager at Google and author of "Artificial Intelligence for Fashion" book.Women of Wearables, 22 February 2019.

Silander, Lisa. “Bytes and Pieces.RISD Alumni Blog. 23 January 2019.

Harrington, Charlie. "Humans of ML: Leanne Luce." Floydhub Blog, 25 July 2018.

Stockhax. "Fashion Designers are Bringing Cryptocurrency to the Masses." Stock Hax, 16 May 2018.

Kapfunde, Muchaneta. "Women In Tech: Experiences, Challenges and Lessons Learnt Along The Way.Fashnerd, 8 March 2018.

Kapfunde, Muchaneta. "Hello Omura, A Fashion Wearable For The New Economy.Fashnerd, 3 February 2018.

Butkovic, Marija. "WoW Woman in Wearable Tech | Leanne Luce, fashion and blockchain technologist, founder of TetzelCoin and Omura". Women of Wearables, 02 February 2018.

Cuen, Leigh. "Women Are Using Blockchain Tech To Make Sustainable Fashion." International Business Times, 6 December 2017.

Team, Ubergizmo. "Ubergizmo Digital Fall: The Future of VR – Overview." Ubergizmo, 16 November 2017.


Lower-leg exoskeleton system and method.  March 28, 2016.   US20160278948A1


The following head shots of Leanne Luce are available for use to the media for promotional material for public speaking and media appearances, as well as publications.