Session Information

Tuesday, May 17th, 3:10–3:50pm

TRACK 4: Changing Consumer Preferences

Product Customization Using 3D Printing and Imaging

Kegan Schouwenburg
CEO & Founder, Sols
Kegan is the founder and CEO of SOLS, a NYC startup redesigning the way you move through mass customized 3D printed footwear. She is also a leading voice in the 3D printing and mass customization industry. Her passion to bring nascent technologies to the consumer market is reflective in her years of experience in the industrial design and mass-manufacturing space. Before launching SOLS, she was the director of engineering and operations at Shapeways, where she helmed one of the world's largest 3D printing factories. Prior to Shapeways, Kegan co-founded her first company, Design Glut, a company which sourced and managed production for more than 30 brands including national chains Urban Outfitters and Target.

Kegan has been recognized on Forbes' "30 Under 30", Inc's "30 Under 30" lists, both for 2015, along with Business Insider's "30 Most Important Women under 30 in Tech", "20 Hottest Startups Founded by Women" and "The Coolest People in New York City Tech" lists. She is also a mentor at connected devices accelerator, TechStars. Kegan holds a B.S. in industrial design and manufacturing from the Pratt Institute located in Brooklyn, NY.