The designer reflected on business beginnings; food poisoning around Kate Moss; biggest accomplishments, and politics.
Each of the designers has created a look based on Nike’s Air VaporMax sneaker.
Photographer and visual artist LaToya Ruby Frazier will receive an honorary degree as will television producer Gary Smith.
The announcement comes days after Adidas announced it would not be renewing its contract with the French league one soccer club, marking the end of a decades-long partnership.
The event will be held at Pier Sixty in New York on May 22.
Members of the public can vote online until April 2 to determine how much money each project should receive.
The technology works by applying nanoparticles on emeralds during the mining stage.