Nicoline van Enter is Founder and Creative Director of international footwear innovation platform The Footwearists. They are a think tank that helps footwear companies solve complex future issues, they initiate unexpected, yet effective collaborations to actively develop these solutions and train footwear professionals at all levels so they are equipped to face the future.

Their customers are spread across the supply chain, from machine manufacturers like ATOM and Ultimaker, to material suppliers like Stahl and Bolt Threads, brands like Adidas, Timberland and Birkenstock, retailers like Wortmann and H&M, orthopedic and safety companies like Nimco and Emma and tech suppliers like What the Future and FUSED.