5 - 6 September 2019


9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.



Meeting Room

N200 Series


9:00 – 9:30 Registration
9:30 Day 1 Opening
Welcome Address
Opening Speech
Keynote Presentations
10:45 – 11:00 Networking Break
11:00 Panel Discussion:
Fashion Brands Sustainability Achievements
12:15 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 Panel Discussion:

Enabling Sustainability in Global Supply Chains Collaboration for Nature and People –
a Blockchain Pilot Case Sharing
15:30 – 16:00 Networking Break
16:00 Panel Discussion:

Sustainable Technology Development from a Brand Perspective The Way-forward to Achieve the Sustainability Goals
9:00 – 9:30 Registration
9:30 Day 2 Opening
Welcome Remarks
Opening Speech
Keynote Presentations
10:30 – 11:00 Networking Break
11:00 Panel Discussion:
The Positioning of Asia-Pacific in Fashion Design’s Sustainability
12:10 Introduction of Fashion Future Challenge Award 2019
12:15 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 Panel Discussion:

Techstyle for Sustainability Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Sustainable Fashion Education
15:00 – 15:20 Networking Break
15:20 Panel Discussion:

Getting Sustainable Fashion to Market Small Steps, Big Impact, Act Together!


Mr. Edwin Keh

CEO of The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA)

Mr. Werner Lange

Coordinator of Textile Cluster (Bangladesh), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Dr. Alison Gwilt

Associate Professor of Design, University of New South Wales

Ms. Amina Razvi

Interim Executive Director of Sustainable Apparel Coalition

Ms. Brooke Mcever

Product Lead (Product and Sustainability) of Unspun

Ms. Karen Ho

Head of Corporate and Community Sustainability, WWF Hong Kong

Prof. Philip Yeung Kwok-wing

Executive Director of Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA)

Ms. Basia Szkutnicka

Professor of Practice (Fashion Design), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Ms. Janice Wang

CEO of Alvanon

Mr. Cédric Vanhoeck

Founder of Resortecs

Ms. Janice Ngai

Head of Sourcing Sportswear, Asia, HUGO BOSS HONG KONG LIMITED

Dr. Christina Dean

Founder & Board Chair of Redress

Dr. Gloria Yao

Director of Project Development, The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA)

Mr. Pat-Nie Woo

Partner (Business Reporting and Sustainability), KPMG

Mr. Alexander Chan

Co-Director of The Mills Fabrica

Dr. Brenda Tsang

Division Manager (Textiles & Jewellery) of Eurogroup Far East Ltd

Prof. Jane Gottelier

Master of Fashion and Knitwear Design at DeTao Masters Academy (Shanghai Education Commission – Central St. Martins)

Hon. Felix Chung Kwok-pan

Member of HKSAR Legislative Council (Textiles and Garment)

Ms. Cristina Kountiou

Professor of Fashion Marketing and Management, SCAD HK

Ms. Susanna Wilson

Global Head of Sustainable Networks and Entrepreneurship, HSBC