Conference Program

Conference Program

by Dunja Hoejenbos
The convention caters to industry leaders and therefore cover a broad spectre of strategic issues, ranging across the supply chain, from raw materials to retail and from sourcing and supply chain management to retail and branding.

'Building a Smart Future for Fashion'

The conference program consists of a keynote speaker who will be giving a general overview of key developments in the industry. The following panel discussions will elaborate on the various aspects relating to the key note speech and, of course, the convention theme ‘Building a Smart Future for Fashion’.

Speakers Previous Editions

The quality of the speakers is high, featuring a mix of c-level speakers from brands, retailers, manufacturers and associations and top class suppliers to the industry.

Previous speakers came from a.o. PVH, H&M, Hugo Boss, Desigual, Disney, VF, Zegna, Esquel and Escada, as well as McKinsey, BCG, the ILO, the World Bank and the OECD. For on average 300 delegates usually coming from over 20 countries around the world.

Some examples:

  • Cristophe Auhagen, CBO Hugo Boss
  • Achim Berg, Partner McKinsey
  • John Cheh, CEO Esquel Group
  • Adriano Goldschmied, Founder of Diesel and Replay Jeans
  • Gordon Richardson, Creative Director Topman
  • Gildo Zegna, Zegna

Conference Program

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