• Programme Key

  • Digitalisation
  • Sustainability
  • Retail & Ecommerce
  • Sourcing & Disruption
  • NB: Focus Groups and Think Tanks are delegate only sessions.

All timings are Central European Time

Day 1: 02 November 2020
08:55

Opening Remarks

Room 1

09:00

TALK: How to Maintain a Solid & Agile Supply Chain at a Time of Global Uncertainty & Disruption

Room 1

Stanley Szeto, Executive Chairman, Lever Style Inc.

09:30

Interlude

LOBBY

09:35

TALK: Re-Fashioning Growth for Sustainability: Trading Volume for Value

Room 1

Kristen Fanarakis, Founder , Senza Tempo

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: Optimizing Production Planning, Technology-led Change and Competitiveness

Room 3

Romeo Bandinelli, Phd, University of Florence

10:05

Interlude

LOBBY

10:10

TALK: Leveraging AI to Underpin a Data Driven Supply Chain Planning System

Room 1

Nurgül Sahin, VP Supply Chain, Hugo Boss Textile Industries Ltd Turkey

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: Optimizing Production Planning, Technology-led Change and Competitiveness

Room 3

Romeo Bandinelli, Phd, University of Florence

10:40

Interlude

LOBBY

10:45

SPONSORED TALK: The New 3D Fundamentals for Success in the Apparel Industry

Room 1

Ton Wiedenhoff, Executive Director, Europe, Alvanon

SPONSORED TALK: How Can Digital Technologies Bring Visibility to Product Quality and Supplier Compliance?

Room 2

11:15

Interlude

LOBBY

11:20

TALK: How Apparel Inventories Soon Will Become a Thing of The Past

Room 1

Jess Fleischer, Co-Founder & CEO, Son of a Tailor

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: Offshoring vs Nearshoring - Which is Better?

Room 3

Luca Suriano, VP Global Sourcing Apparel & Accessories, Under Armour

11:50

Interlude

LOBBY

11:55

SPONSORED PANEL DISCUSSION: Pantone LLCA

Room 1

Gerd Willschütz, COO, ColorDigital

Carola Seybold, Director Business Development, X-Rite Pantone

Andrea Vannacci, Director Global Strategic Textile Accounts, X-Rite Pantone

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: Offshoring vs Nearshoring - Which is Better?

Room 3

Luca Suriano, VP Global Sourcing Apparel & Accessories, Under Armour

12:25

Interlude

LOBBY

12:30

PANEL DISCUSSION: How to More Suitably Adopt Sustainability Models across The Entire Value Chain

Room 1

Kristen Fanarakis, Founder , Senza Tempo

Jess Fleischer, Co-Founder & CEO, Son of a Tailor

Regina Polanco, CEO & founder, PYRATES smart fabrics

Matthijs Crietee, Secretary General, International Apparel Federation (IAF)

Marisa Selfa Ortega, CEO, ECOALF

Traci Kinden, Founder, REvolve Waste

13:30

Interlude

LOBBY

13:35

TALK: Moving Towards Sustainability and Economic Recovery - A Balancing Act

Room 1

Dirk Vantyghem, Director General, EURATEX

14:05

Interlude

Room 1

14:10

Time to Network and Interact

EXHIBITION HALL

15:10

Close of Conference Day 1

LOBBY

Day 2: 03 November 2020
08:50

Opening Remarks

Room 1

09:00

TALK: Understanding the Operational Challenges & Retail Opportunities of Selling Through a Multi-Brand e-Commerce Marketplace Platform

Room 1

Oliver Klinck, Chief Commercial Officer eBay CSEU, eBay GMBH

09:40

Interlude

LOBBY

09:45

TALK: Digital Supply Chain - Leveraging Speed to Drive Sales

Room 1

Luca Suriano, VP Global Sourcing Apparel & Accessories, Under Armour

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: Connecting Physical and Digital Technologies as a Foundation for Textile Circularity

Room 3

Traci Kinden, Founder, REvolve Waste

10:15

Interlude

LOBBY

10:20

TALK: Solving the Problems of Overproduction & Waste - Moving Towards Sustainable Fashion

Room 1

Natalia Roganova, CEO, Founder, Dressarte Paris

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: Connecting Physical and Digital Technologies as a Foundation for Textile Circularity

Room 3

Traci Kinden, Founder, REvolve Waste

10:50

Interlude

LOBBY

10:55

SPONSORED TALK: Reduce Color Development Leads, Times and Improve Quality

Room 1

Bob Chin, Director, Color & Print Operations, Under Armour

Christoph Bergmann, Senior Partner, natific AG

Doug Bynum, Senior Partner, natific AG

SPONSORED TALK

Room 2

11:25

Interlude

LOBBY

11:30

TALK: What Changes Should Brands, Retailers & Manufacturers Begin to Make When Transforming to a Sustainability-led Organisation

Room 1

Marisa Selfa Ortega, CEO, ECOALF

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: Sourcing Alternatives to Counter Supply Chain Disruption

Room 3

Matthijs Crietee, Secretary General, International Apparel Federation (IAF)

12:00

Interlude

LOBBY

Interlude

LOBBY

12:05

TALK: Closing the Loop - Reducing Inventory Costs & Environmental Impacts

Room 1

Walden Lam, Co-founder & Chief Hustler, Unspun

Cédric Vanhoeck, Founder & General Manager, regeneration bvba - resortecs®

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: Sourcing Alternatives to Counter Supply Chain Disruption

Room 3

Matthijs Crietee, Secretary General, International Apparel Federation (IAF)

12:35

Interlude

LOBBY

12:40

PANEL DISCUSSION - The Digital Skill Deficit & Making Supply Chain Careers More Attractive to Students

Room 1

Michael Londrigan, Associate Professor/Advisor to the Provost, LIM College

Jérémie Muselet, Lecturer, Supply Chain, The American Business School of Paris

13:10

Time to Network and Interact

EXHIBITION HALL

14:10

Close of Conference

EXHIBITION HALL