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15.-18.2.2016, Paris, Le Bourget

Conferences

Conferences February 2016

Seminar entry is complimentary for registered attendees. Times and dates subject to change. Schedule as of 14/01/2016.

As the number of places is limited, priority access will be given on the first ones who subscribe. Thank you to arrive 10 minutes in advance.

Conference room : Hall 2, behind the stand F117

Monday, February 15th
10.30am-11.15am
By: Pantone
PANTONE Color Trends Spring/ Summer 2017 and new ideas in working digitally with Colors across the globe!
Speaker: Fabio Venturotti, Sales Director EMEA
Language: English

11.30am-12.15am
By: Pantone
Which PANTONE Guide for which material? Do you have to match Fabric? Or Leather? Or Plastic? Or Colors in your webstore
Speaker: Fabio Venturotti, Sales Director EMEA
Language: English

1.30pm-2.15pm
By: Texworld
Contact: Spring/Summer 2017
Speakers: Louis Gérin and Grégory Lamaud, Texworld & Apparel Sourcing Paris Art Directors
Language: French
Translated from French to English

2.30pm-3.00pm
By: Apparel Sourcing Paris
Situation and perspectives of the global textile-clothing market
Speaker: Anne-Laure Linget, Sourcing & International Development Consultant
Language: French
Translated from French to English

3.00pm-4.00pm
By: Apparel Sourcing Paris
The Indochinese “tigers”: Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar
Speakers: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance and Cedith President; Anne-Laure Linget, Sourcing & International Development Consultant
Language: French
Translated from French to English

4.15pm-5pm
By:
Apparel Sourcing Paris
The European imports of jeans
Speakers: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance and Cedith President; M.Abderrahmane Atfi, CEO of MED Sourcing (Morocco)
Language: English
Translated from French to English


Tuesday, February 16th
9.30am-11am
By:
Apparel Sourcing Paris
Revitalising the Euromed relations in textile-apparel sector
Speakers : Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance and Cedith President; Anne-Laure Linget, Sourcing & International Development Consultant; Samir Ben Abdallah, Professional Confection and Apparel Grouping (CONECT), President; M. Abderrahmane Atfi, CEO of MED Sourcing (Morocco); Isabelle Weiler, Head of Sales and Industry, Euratex
Language: French
Translated from French to English

11.15am-12.45pm
By: Apparel Sourcing Paris
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): a key challenge for the textile industry
Moderator: Catherine Abonnenc, Corporate director
Speakers : Marie-Hélène Boidin-Dubrule, Auchan Group, Director of Communications in Charge of Sustainability; Mona Tep, Consultant specialized in Human Resources, former HR Director, Dewhirst; Roger Zacaropoulos, CEO Edi-Stage and Secretary General Evalliance
Language: French
Translated from French to English

1.30pm-2.15pm
By: Texworld
Contact: Spring/Summer 2017
Speakers: Louis Gérin and Grégory Lamaud, Texworld & Apparel Sourcing Paris Art Directors
Language: French
Translated from French to English

2.30pm-3.15pm
By: Texworld
Cotton Made in Africa: a label that combines business with sustainability for retailers and brands
Speaker: Christina Bredehorst, Project Manager Marketing & Communication AID by Trade Foundation
Language: English

3.30pm-4.15pm
By: Texworld
How to identify & remove unwanted substances in your supply chain
Speaker: Peter Pierrou, Communication Manager, Chemsec
Language: English

4.30pm-5.00pm
By: Avanprint & Avantex
The fascinating applications of smart textiles
Speaker: Florence Bost, Innovative Textile Designer
Language: French
Translated from French to English


Wednesday, February 17th
10am- 4pm
By: DTB/Dialog Schafft
Partnerschaft

Moderation: Guido Brackelsberg, Setlog GmbH, Jan Hilger, Hilger Consulting

10.00 am Welcome
Michael Scherpe, Messe Frankfurt France
Guido Brackelsberg, Setlog GmbH
Jan Hilger, Hilger Consulting 

10.15 am Speed, Innovation, Cost – The Future of the Fashion Supply Chain
Dr. Peter Rinnebach, Kurt Salmon Germany GmbH

11.00 am The future role of buying offices in Asia
Thaddeus Müller, Fiducia Hongkong

11.45 am Coffee Break

12.00 am Results of the location choice market study
Gunnar Lang, VEIT GmbH

12.30 pm Lunch

01.45 pm Morocco, the ideal sourcing partner for the European fashion industry
Abderrahmane Atfi, MED Sourcing

02.15 pm East Africa: The next hub for apparel sourcing
Dr. Achim Berg, McKinsey & Company, Inc.

03.00 pm Ethiopia- Bangladesh: Who is most hungry?
Latest business tactics in the global sourcing landscape
Dhyana van der Pols, Nash International

03.50 pm Summary and end of the event

4pm – 6pm: exhibition tour / visit of selected exhibitors

8pm: Get together – informal dinner (place and location coming soon)

Language: English

DTB Conference fee : 150€ (+VAT) for DTB members, exhibitors, press & VIP’s /300€ (+VAT) for general public attendees