• Programme Key

  • Innovation
  • Advanced Technology
  • Digitalisation
  • NB: Focus Groups and Think Tanks are delegate only sessions.
Day 1: 02 April 2019
08:00

Delegate Registration

Lobby

09:00

Welcome Address

Room 1

09:20

PI Keynote - How Will We Ever Achieve a Truly Digital Supply Chain When We are So Afraid of Change?

Room 1

Delman Lee, President & Chief Technology Officer, TAL Apparel Ltd.

10:00

Understanding the Holistic Digital Philosophy

Room 1

Where Will Fashion Technology Innovation Take the Industry in the Next 3-5 Years?

Room 2

Gloria Yao, Director, Project Development, HKRITA

Focus Group - Achieving Accurate Colour Measurement, Management & Recreation from a Digital Image

Room 3

John Xin, Chair Professor , Institute of Textiles and Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Focus Group - Creating the Micro-Studio: Centralising the Entire Supply Chain into One Studio to Increase Speed to Market

Room 4

Aaron Jackson, VP, R&D, Clover Group International Limited

10:40

Morning Refreshment Break

Exhibition Hall

10:50

Prearranged 121 Meetings

Exhibition Hall

11:50

The Digital Roadmap - 3D's Impacts on Design & Development

Room 1

The Circular Economy - How a New Yarn Recycling Plant Provides Hope for the Future of Fashion and its Waste

Room 2

Focus Group - Eliminating Overseas Standards & Approval Responsibilities and Empowering the Vendor

Room 3

Laura Gozman, Technical Design Director, Carter's Global Sourcing

Focus Group - It's No Longer What We Do With Digital, But How We Find the Right People to See It Through

Room 4

Nicoline van Enter, CEO, Footwearists

12:30

Case Study

Room 1

Case Study

Room 2

13:10

Networking Luncheon

Exhibition Hall

14:10

Embracing the Digital Supply Chain - Maximising Transparency, Time to Market & Real-time Decision Making

Room 1

Panel Discussion - Taking Collaboration Between Academia, Industry, Technology & Government to the Next Level

Room 2

Jintu Fan, Head and Chair Professor, Fiber Science and Apparel Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Robert Meeder, Associate Chair Building Arts, Fashion and Language Studio, SCAD

Focus Group - A Frank Discussion on Why Ignorance & an Outdated Mindset are Failing the Adoption of Digital Tools

Room 3

Richard Hobbs, CEO & Founder, Brand New Vision Ltd

14:50

Case Study

Room 1

Case Study

Room 2

15:30

Afternoon Refreshment Break

Exhibition Hall

15:40

Prearranged 121 Meetings

Exhibition Hall

16:40

PI Keynote

Room 1

17:25

Chairperson's Closing Remarks

Room 1

17:30

Networking Drinks Reception

Exhibition Hall

Day 2: 03 April 2019
08:00

Think Tank

Room 3

Think Tank

Room 4

Think Tank

Room 5

Think Tank

Room 6

Think Tank

Room 7

09:00

Chairperson's Opening Remarks

Room 1

09:15

Creating a Concrete & Holistic Digital Strategy - Underpinning the Digital Supply Chain and the Advanced Technologies it Realises

Room 1

Idy Lee, Senior Vice President – Digital Product Development, Li & Fung

10:00

Realising In-Store Manufacturing to Support Personalisation and Produ-tainment

Room 1

Nicoline van Enter, CEO, Footwearists

Panel Discussion - Innovating & Automating the Auditing of Manufacturers

Room 2

Angie Lau, CEO, Clover Group International Limited

Focus Group - Exploring the Interplay Between Humans and Technology for Integration Success

Room 3

Anker Oerum, Head of Business Development Manager - Production, H&M

Focus Group - How Collaborating with Disney is Preparing the Next Generation of Digital Fashionistas

Room 4

Robert Meeder, Associate Chair Building Arts, Fashion and Language Studio, SCAD

10:40

Morning Refreshment Break

Exhibition Hall

10:50

Prearranged 121 Meetings

Exhibition Hall

11:50

How Academic Research is Driving the Digital Supply Chain - From Product Creation to Digital E-Commerce

Room 1

Tracy Mok, Associate Professor, Fashion & Textile Technology - Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Jintu Fan, Head and Chair Professor, Fiber Science and Apparel Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Panel Discussion - The Future of the On-demand Manufacturing Fashion Model

Room 2

Focus Group - Communication & Training in Succeeding in the Global Implementation of Business Solutions

Room 3

Leonardo Silva, Senior Manager, Global Brands Group

12:30

Case Study

Room 1

Case Study

Room 2

13:10

Networking Luncheon

Exhibition Hall

14:10

Panel Discussion - A Conversation with CxO's on How to Embrace the Disruption of Emerging Technologies

Room 1

Angie Lau, CEO, Clover Group International Limited

Eddie Chan, CEO, Lever Style Inc.

Delman Lee, President & Chief Technology Officer, TAL Apparel Ltd.

Panel Discussion - Sustainability & the Transformation of Our Operations, Our Products, Our Industry and Our World

Room 2

Nikhil Hirdaramani, Director, Hirdaramani International Exports

14:50

Case Study

Room 1

Case Study

Room 2

15:30

PI Keynote - How Will Robotics & Automation Fundamentally Change Our Entire World?

Room 1

16:10

Chairperson's Closing Remarks

Room 1