Textile Challenge 2 – Transparency and Brand Activism
Textile Challenge 2 Seminar and Workshop aims to provide insights and
tools to build a thriving future for the textile and fashion industry
and enable transformation toward sustainability. Textile Challenge 2 is
organized into two complementary parts. During the morning seminar,
Swedish and international experts will provide an inspirational and
informative overview about:
– Consumers’ rightful expectation for transparency
– Industry’s need to move towards brand activism
– Existing transparency tools for supply chain transformation and compliance
– Current and upcoming law and governmental policies
During the afternoon workshop, tools and methods will be introduced and discussed that can help your value chain become transparent and trust-based.
Textile Challenge 2 is the second event of a two-year series of seminars and workshops devoted to participants who want, and are ready, to create transparent and transformed value chains.
Simonetta Carbonaro, Professor in Humanistic Marketing and Design Management, Swedish School of Textiles /REALISE strategic consultants
–Brand Activism: What is Good and What is Bad.
Caroline Holm, Globescan
– Quest for transparency
Rebecca Uggla, Swedish Consumer Agency
– Upcoming policies, laws and the opportunities they present.
Christina Jönsson, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden
– Chemical compliance and the need for information sharing
More speakers to come!
Date and Agenda
Date: September 12, 2019
Place: DO-tank Center, Textile and Fashion Center, Skaraborgsvägen 3, Borås, Sweden.
Price: Free of charge
09.30 – 10.00 Registration and coffee
10.00 – 12.30 Seminar
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch (included)
13.30 – 16.00 Workshop
Seats for Textile Challenge 2 are limited. Both events are held in English.