Date

5 - 6 September 2019

Time

9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Location

HKCEC

Meeting Room

N200 Series

PROGRAMME

9:00 – 9:30 Registration
9:30 Day 1 Opening
Welcome Address
Opening Speech

  • Hon. Felix Chung Kwok-pan, Chairman of Fashion Summit (HK) 2019

Keynote Presentations

  • Ms. Lindita Xhaferi-Salihu, UN Global Climate Outreach Officer
  • Mr. Philip Mok, Executive Council Member and Trustee of WWF-Hong Kong
  • Mr. Frank Michel, Executive Director, The ZDHC Foundation
  • Ms. Neliana Fuenmayor, Founder & CEO, A Transparent Company
10:45 – 11:00 Networking Break
11:00 Panel Discussion:
Fashion Brands Sustainability Achievements

  • Ms. Sandy Liu, Sustainability Manager (North Asia), Lenzing Group
  • Ms. Susanna Wilson, Global Head of Sustainable Networks and Entrepreneurship, HSBC

Moderator: Mr. Pat-nie Woo, Partner of KPMG China

12:15 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 Panel Discussion:

Enabling Sustainability in Global Supply Chains

  • Mr. Ajay Sharma, Regional Head of Global Trade and Receivables Finance, Asia Pacific, HSBC
  • Ms. Shevanthi Fernando, Head of Sustainability and Diversity & Inclusion, MAS Intimates Division, MAS Holdings
  • Ms. Karen Ho, Head of Corporate and Community Sustainability, WWF-Hong Kong
  • Ms. Joyce Tsoi, Senior Manager, Supply Chain Sustainability, VF Corporation

Moderator:
Dr. Winnie Law, Associate Director & Principal Lecturer, Centre for Civil Society and Governance, The University of Hong Kong

The Way-forward to Achieve the Sustainability Goals

  • Ms. Amina Razvi, Executive Director, Sustainable Apparel Coalition
  • Mr. Frank Michel, Executive Director, ZDHC Foundation
  • Mr. Werner Lange, Coordinator of Textile Cluster (Bangladesh), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
  • Mr. Alex Young, Group CEO of Tex-Ray Industrial Co. Ltd.

Moderator:
Prof. Philip Yeung, Executive Director of Clothing Industry Training Authority

15:30 – 16:00 Networking Break
16:00 Panel Discussion:

Sustainable Technology Development from a Brand Perspective

  • Ms. Janice Ngai, Head of Sourcing Sportswear, Asia, HUGO BOSS Hong Kong Ltd.
  • Ms. Brenda Tsang, Division Manager, Eurogroup Far East Ltd.
  • Ms. Malin Lundahl, Sustainability Manager- Sales Market Greater China, H&M Group

Moderator:
Prof. Robert Meeder, CEO of Academy of Design (AOD) Sri Lanka

Collaboration for Nature and People –
A Blockchain Pilot Case Sharing

  • Ms. Jennifer Tam, Business Development Director, Chickslifestyle
  • Mr. Amit Gautam, CEO & Founder, TextileGenesis
  • Mr. Harold Weghorst, VP Global Branding, Lenzing Group

Moderator:
Ms. Karen Ho, Head of Corporate and Community Sustainability, WWF-Hong Kong

9:00 – 9:30 Registration
9:30 Day 2 Opening
Welcome Remarks
Opening Speech

  • Mr. Edwin Keh, CEO of The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel

Keynote Presentations

  • Mr. Albert Brenninkmeijer, Board Director, C&A Foundation
  • Ms. Carol Hanlon, Founder of Textile Clothing Footwear Resource Centre of Western Australia Inc.
  • Mr. Mattias Jonsson, CEO of Re:Newcell
10:30 – 11:00 Networking Break
11:00 Panel Discussion:
The Positioning of Asia-Pacific in Fashion Design’s Sustainability

  • Hon. Felix Chung Kwok-pan, Member of HKSAR Legislative Council (Textiles & Garment)
  • Mr. George Yeung, Director of Operations at Jeanswest Corporation
  • Ms. Janice Wang, CEO at ALVANON
  • Mr. Stanley Szeto, Chairman, Textile Council of Hong Kong

Moderator:
Dr. Alison Gwilt, Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, University of South Australia

12:10 Signing Ceremony of COP24’s “The Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action”
12:15 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 Panel Discussion:

Techstyle for Sustainability

  • Dr. Gloria Yao, Director, Project Development, The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel
  • Mr. Mattias Jonsson, CEO of Re:Newcell
  • Mr. Cédric Vanhoeck, Founder Regeneration bvba, Resortecs
  • Ms. Brooke McEver, Product Lead at Unspun

Moderator:
Mr. Alexander Chan, Co-Director of The Mills Fabrica

Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Sustainable Fashion Education

  • Ms. Basia Szkutnicka, Professor of Practice (Fashion Design), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Prof. Robert Meeder, CEO of Academy of Design (AOD) Sri Lanka
  • Prof. Jane Gottelier, Master of Fashion and Knitwear Design at DeTao Masters Academy
  • Ms. Cristina Kountiou, Professor of Fashion Marketing and Management, SCAD HK

Moderator:
Dr. Christina Dean
Founder/Chair of Redress & Founder/CEO of The R Collective

15:00 – 15:20 Networking Break
15:20 Panel Discussion:

Getting Sustainable Fashion to Market

  • Mrs. Carly Vidal Wallace, Creative Community Curator of NOT JUST A LABEL
  • Dr. Christina Dean,
    Founder/Chair of Redress & Founder/CEO of The R Collective
  • Ms. Abby Zhang, Founder & CEO of Yeechoo

Moderator:
Ms. Divia Harilela
Editor & Founder of The D’Vine
Senior Fashion Correspondent of South China Morning Post

Small Steps, Big Impact, Act Together!

  • Sustainable Vision for Hong Kong Retail Industry
    Mr. Arnault Castel, Owner & Founder of Kapok Ltd.
  • Rentable Runway – Solution to longer product like span
    Ms. Ellen Ng, Owner & Founder of Pret-a-Dress
  • Every little step to build a sustainable collection
    Ms. Dawn Lee, Founder & Owner of Ruri’s World
  • Take your sick clothes to the doctors
    Ms. Kay Wong, Owner & Founder of Fashion Clinic
    Ms. Toby Crispy, Owner & Founder of Fashion Clinic
  • Waste or Treasure
    Ms. Sissi Chao, Founder of Remakehub
  • Ab Fab Sustainable!
    Mr. Kevin Germanier, Founder of Kevin Germanier
  • Youth Voice on Sustainable Lifestyle
    Youth from WWF-Hong Kong

SPEAKERS

Dr. Brenda Tsang

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

Ms. Ellen Ng

Founder and Director of PRET-A-DRESS.COM

Mr. Ajay Sharma

Regional Head of Global Trade and Receivables Finance, HSBC Asia Pacific

Mrs. Carly Vidal Wallace

Creative Community Curator of NOT JUST A LABEL

Prof. Jane Gottelier

Master of Fashion and Knitwear Design at DeTao Masters Academy

Ms. Shevanthi Fernando

Head of Sustainability and Diversity & Inclusion, MAS Intimates Division, MAS Holdings

Ms. Kay Wong & Ms. Toby Crispy

Founder & Designer of Fashion Clinic

Ms. Jennifer Tam

Business Development Director of Chickslifestyle

Ms. Janice Ngai

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

Mr. Mattias Jonsson

CEO of Re:newcell

Mr. Edwin Keh

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

Dr. Christina Dean

Founder & Chair of Redress; Founder & CEO of The R Collective

Prof. Robert Meeder

CEO of Academy of Design (AOD) Sri Lanka

Ms. Sissi Chao

Founder of RemakeHUB & REFUTURE

Ms. Divia Harilela

Fashion Editor/ Consultant

Mr. Albert Brenninkmeijer

Board Director of C&A Foundation

Ms. Karen Ho

Head of Corporate and Community Sustainability, WWF Hong Kong

Ms. Brooke McEver

Product Lead (Product and Sustainability) of Unspun

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

Mr. Philip Mok

Executive Council Member and Trustee of WWF-Hong Kong

Dr. Winnie Law

Associate Director and Principal Lecturer, Centre for Civil Society and Governance, The University of Hong Kong

Ms. Janice Wang

CEO of Alvanon

Mr. Harold Weghorst

Vice President of Global Brand Management, Lenzing AG

Hon. Felix Chung Kwok-pan

Member of HKSAR Legislative Council (Textiles and Garment)

Mr. Cédric Vanhoeck

Founder of Resortecs

Mr. Alexander Chan

Co-Director of The Mills Fabrica

Dr. Gloria Yao

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

Mr. Kevin Germanier

Founder of Kevin Germanier

Ms. Malin Lundahl

Sustainability Manager, Greater China, H&M Group

Ms. Joyce Tsoi

Senior Manager, Supply Chain Sustainability, VF Corporation

Mr. Frank Michel

Executive Director of ZDHC Foundation

Mr. Amit Gautam

CEO & Founder of TextileGenesis

Ms. Abby Zhang

Cofounder of YEECHOO & SUSTAINHK

Ms. Amina Razvi

Executive Director of Sustainable Apparel Coalition

Ms. Sandy Liu

Sustainability Manager North Asia of Lenzing Fibers (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Ms. Dawn Lee

Founder of RURI

Mr. Pat-Nie Woo

Partner (Business Reporting and Sustainability), KPMG

Mr. Stanley Szeto

Chairman of Textile Council of Hong Kong; Executive Chairman of Lever Style Inc.

Dr. Alison Gwilt

Associate Professor of Design, University of New South Wales

Mr. Alex W. H. Young

Group CEO of Tex-Ray Industrial Co. Ltd

Mr. Arnault Castel

Founder of Kapok

Ms. Cristina Kountiou

Professor of Fashion Marketing and Management, SCAD HK

Ms. Susanna Wilson

Global Head of Sustainable Networks and Entrepreneurship, HSBC

Mr. Werner Lange

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

Mr. George Yeung

Director of Operations at Jeanswest Corporation

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