Growing Local Industry Through Sustainable Fashion

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Black Box MAP Publika

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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur

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GROWING LOCAL INDUSTRY THROUGH SUSTAINABLE FASHION brings together sustainable fashion designers, fashion designers, sustainability advocates, technology visionaries, sustainability and technology consultants, entrepreneurs, business owners, corporate, government policy makers and consumers together to engage in an exciting discourse of how we should all be aware of the impact of the fashion industry in the world we live in today (fashion industry is the second largest polluter in this world after oil and gas).

WHY SUSTAINABLE FASHION

  • Malaysia’s emphasis on sustainable business practices among SMEs in supporting the Sustainability Development Goal
  • Spur the growth of local businesses as sustainable fashion promotes local industry players
  • Enhance awareness on progress that has been made by Malaysian local designers/players in sustainable fashion

Our objectives in organizing Growing Local Industry Through Sustainable Fashion are:

  • To enhance awareness on the importance of embracing sustainable fashion to create a better world
  • To demonstrate examples of how sustainable fashion grows the local industry
  • To encourage entrepreneurs to collaborate with industry players to incubate ‘sustainable-ready’, from farm-to-garment supply chain process

Our itinerary will include the following:

1.00pm : Registration

2.00pm : Opening remarks by Dato' Elaine Teh, President, International Women's Federation of Commerce and Industry Malaysia (IWFCIM)

2.10pm: Opening speech by our Guest of Honour, Datuk Yasmin Mahmood, Managing Director, Future Ready Consulting Sdn Bhd.

2.25pm: Keynote: Sustainable Lifestyle, Sustainable World by Puan Yasmin Rasyid, Sustainability Consultant and Advocate | Founder and President, EcoKnights | Program Director, MasSIVE, MAGIC

2.45pm: Growing Local Industry Through Sustainable Fashion. Plenary session moderated by Kristina Teow, President, Lean In Youth

Speaker 1: Ambika Sangaran, Managing Partner, Biji-biji

Speaker 2: Masrina Abdullah, Founder, Masrina Abdullah Empire Ventures Studio

Speaker 3: Dr Cordelia Mason, President, Yayasan UniKL

Speaker 4: Steve Nguyen, Managing Director, WOW Trace

Speaker 5: Alejandro Kikuchi, Head International Growth, Wokana

4.15pm: Sustainable Fashion in Action by Cris D. Tran, Managing Director, Infinity Blockchain Ventures

4.50pm: Closing

5.00pm: Coffee and networking

6.00pm: Session ends


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Black Box MAP Publika

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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

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