Design With Intent: From Inspiration to Collaboration

Panel discussion

  • Creating a model for mutually-beneficial cultural collaboration
  • Relearning how to use inspiration responsibly in design
  • Engaging authentically with communities for relationship-building and intentional storytelling

Unlocking Global Collaboration

Case Study

  • Fashion is a global sector with a global value-chain – so relies on successful collaboration between a wide range of stakeholders, regions and emerging markets
  • In today’s global context and macro-economic climate, how are new iterations of collaboartion elevating the development of the fashion sector as a whole?
  • How is fashion empowering practitioners in the field in paradigm-shifting and inspiring new ways ?

Systems Change: It Starts With Ourselves

Keynote Presentation

Inclusion as Enabler: Access and Equity

Keynote presentation

  • Dialogues of duality: blending wider understandings of people alongside planet for the next level of equitable leadership
  • Democratising fashion: inclusive design, better brand assortment and meaningful product opportunities across adaptive collections
  • Centering representation: from apparel to impact, how is fashion rewriting its legacy to serve historically underrepresented consumer communities?


Ending Oversupply

Panel Discussion

  • Adopting deeper transparency: connecting complex incentives from retail cycle to value chain
  • Centering livelihoods: how are good living wages for fashion production connected to product volume?
  • Understanding impact through emissions: interventions, volumes and definitions in flux