EVENT

Hong Kong Fashion Summit

Asia's Sustainable Fashion Event. Fashion Summit (Hong Kong) is a result of continuous learning and discovering process, bringing together leading academics, key players from the fashion industry, NGOs, media, decision-makers, and leaders to achieve sustainable fashion in Asia. The summit consists of 2-Day Conference and Fashion Future Challenge Award. It plays a vital role to provide a sharing platform for participants from around the world to exchange insights on the latest sustainable fashion trends, technology, best practice, solutions, and opportunities.

ABOUT

The theme of Fashion Summit (HK) 2019 is “Achieving the Goals” with objectives of raising public understanding and awareness on the role of the fashion industry in leading the revolutionary change to achieve sustainable fashion.

We also aim at inspiring and nurturing our young generation to develop a sustainable fashion mindset. No matter our youngsters are fashion consumers or they will become parts of the fashion industry in the future, it is hoped that they will consider sustainability and put effort on minimising the industry’s impact on our Earth.

Who Should Attend
Anyone interested in the concept of “Sustainable Fashion”, who wants to be updated with the new technologies, innovation and the latest trends on sustainable fashion:

  • Fashion business leaders, entrepreneurs, manufacturers and designers
  • Fashion students
  • Academics
  • Government policy makers
  • Non-government organisations and environmental organisations
  • Members of the Media

DATES

5th September 2019
6th September 2019

TIMES

9:30am - 5:30pm

Address

N200 Series,
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Expo Drive
Wanchai
Hong Kong

AGENDA

For the full agenda and program please click here.

SPEAKERS

  • Dr. Christina Dean | Founder & Board Chair of Redress
  • Ms. Ellen Ng | Founder and Director of Pret-A-Dress.com
  • Prof. Jane Gottelier | Master of Fashion and Knitwear Design at DeTao Masters Academy (Shanghai Education Commission – Central St. Martins)
  • Ms. Shevanthi Fernando | Head of Sustainability and Diversity & Inclusion, MAS Intimates Division, MAS Holdings
  • Ms. Kay Wong & Ms. Toby Crispy | Founders and designers of Fashion Clinic
  • Prof. Philip Yeung Kwok-wing | Executive Director of Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA)
  • Ms. Jillian Xin | Fashion Retail Consultant of XIN
  • Dr. Alison Gwilt | Associate Professor of Design, University of New South Wales
  • Mr. Pat-Nie Woo | Partner (Business Reporting and Sustainability), KPMG
  • Mr. Alexander Chan | Co-Director of The Mills Fabrica
  • Ms. Cristina Kountiou | Professor of Fashion Marketing and Management, SCAD HK
  • Dr. Gloria Yao | Director of Project Development, The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA)
  • Ms. Janice Wang | CEO of Alvanon
  • Hon. Felix Chung Kwok-pan | Member of HKSAR Legislative Council (Textiles and Garment)
  • Mr. Cédric Vanhoeck | Founder of Resortecs
  • Ms. Basia Szkutnicka | Professor of Practice (Fashion Design), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Mr. Werner Lange | Coordinator of Textile Cluster (Bangladesh), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
  • Ms. Amina Razvi | Interim Executive Director of Sustainable Apparel Coalition
  • Ms. Susanna Wilson | Global Head of Sustainable Networks and Entrepreneurship, HSBC
  • Mr. Edwin Keh | CEO of The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA)
  • Dr. Brenda Tsang | Division Manager (Textiles & Jewellery) of Eurogroup Far East Ltd
  • Ms. Karen Ho |Head of Corporate and Community Sustainability, WWF Hong Kong
  • Ms. Brooke Mcever | Product Lead (Product and Sustainability) of Unspun
  • Ms. Malin Lundahl | Sustainability Manager, Greater China, H&M Group
  • Ms. Janice Ngai | Head of Sourcing Sportswear, Asia, Hugo Boss Hong Kong Limited

TICKETS

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MORE INFORMATION

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