COMISTRA will attend the: 8th Future Fabrics Expo 24 – 25th January 2019

Future Fabrics Expo is a platform to:

  • Discover more sustainable textiles and innovations that are responsibly produced, traceable, and with a lower environmental footprint;
  • Learn more about the efforts of global textile mills who aim to design, manufacture, and function more sustainably;
  • Enable informed sourcing solutions by providing educational background information and research;
  • Extend networks in the fashion and textile industries.                                                                               Dates and Location Details:

24 – 25 January, 2019

Opening Hours:
Thursday & Friday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Victoria House Basement
Bloomsbury Square, Southampton Row
London, WC1B 4DA
Nearest tube station:  Holborn station, Central line.

COMISTRA – STAND Number 8  – 8 Future FABRICS EXPO – LONDON 24 – 25 January 2019

Future Fabrics Expo Seminar Programme:

24th January 2019 :

  • 9.30am: Dilys Williams, Professor, Centre for Sustainable Fashion at London College of Fashion 
  • 11.00am: Seminar panel on recycling: Besim Özek, Director, Bossa Denim and Hideaki Nakano, Chief clerk, Toyoshima and Fabrizio Tesi, Comistra
  • 12.30pm: Orsola de CastroCo-founder of Fashion Revolution in conversation with Claire Bergkamp, Global Director of Sustainability and Innovation, Stella McCartney
  • 2.00pm: Matthew Drinkwater, Head of Fashion Innovation Agency, London College of Fashion, in conversation with Emma Scarf, Ventures Analyst, Fashion for Good- Plug and Play Accelerator
  • 3.30pm: Krishna MandaSenior Manager In Sustainability Integration, Lenzing Group
  • 5pm: Edwina EhrmanCurator, Victoria & Albert Museum’s Fashioned From Nature in conversation with Ben GleisnerCo-founder- Connecting Good (CoGo) and Conscious Consumer Guide on “Is a labelling system going to help shoppers to buy clothes that don’t cost the planet?”