September 2018 conferences programme

MONDAY 17

10.30am – 10.50am: Keynote Optitex
Speaker: David Balouka, Optitex
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

11am – 12noon: DITF round table: Digital textile microfactories as response to the market demand for a local production and reactive supplying chains
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Christian Kaiser, DITF / Didier Dubesset, Grafitroniks / Michael Nothelfer, Caddon / Mike Horsten, HP / Romain Pouzol, Quatrecarre/ Thomas Brinkhoff, Dürkopp Adler
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

11am – 12noon: Vertigo Autumn-Winter 2019-2020, trends conference
Speakers: Louis Gérin / Grégory Lamaud, AD Texworld Paris
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris

11am – 12.15pm: The Chinese clothing industry and the Belt and Road Initiative
Moderator: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance
Speakers: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance Anne-Laure Linget, Evalliance / Zhang Tao, China National Textile & Apparel Council and CCPITEX
Language: French / Chinese
Translation from French to English & from Chinese to English
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

12noon – 12.50pm: Pantone - Embracing the Connecting Circle of Color for Autumn-Winter 2019-2020
Speaker: Leila Rodrigues Gomes, Pantone
Language: English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris

1.15pm – 1.45pm: Keynote TCBL
Speaker: Jesse Marsh, Tcbl
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

2pm – 3pm: Avantex round table: the sustainable dimension of innovative materials and processes
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Brice Auckenthaler, Tilt Ideas / Elodie Ternaux, Hyloh / Mara Poggio, CETI / Alain Claudot, Eco TLC / Pirjo Kääriäinen, Aalto University / Florence Bost, Sable Chaud
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

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2 pm - 4.30 pm
Fashion Sustain Paris conferences 

2.00 pm - 2.35 pm
Sustainable marketing — Let your products and culture do the talk.

Speakers: François-Ghislain Morillion, Veja / Centre Commercial
Language: French & English
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris

2.35 pm – 3.10 pm
Closing the loop — From shoe to shoe.

Speakers: Patrick Mainguené, Ector / Insoft SAS
Language: French & English
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris

3.10 pm – 3.45 pm
The new alternative real leather — When Recycling becomes an asset.

Speakers: Olivier Grammont, Recyc Leather
Language: French & English
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris

3.50 pm – 4.30 pm
(TBC) What's the future for footwear — The roles of leather and recycling.

Speakers: Panel with François-Ghislain Morillion, Veja / Centre Commercial, Patrick Mainguené, Ector / Insoft SAS and Olivier Grammont, Recyc Leather
Moderator: Thimo Schwenzfeier, Messe Frankfurt
Language: French & English
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris
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2.30pm – 3.30pm: Panorama of the global clothing trade
Moderator: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance
Speakers: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance Anne-Laure Linget, Evalliance
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

3.15pm – 4.15pm: Avantex round table: eco-printing and eco-dyeing: prospective technics?
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Aurélia Wolff, Whole / Elise Hallab, Artiste Sérigraphe / Jérémie Blache, PILI / Clément Bottier, ENSAAMA
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

3.30pm – 4pm: Effective know-how of apparel sourcing from Vietnam
Moderator: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance
Speaker: Teddy Chinh, Aurora
Language: English
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

TUESDAY 18

10am – 11am: The distribution of the future: new digital technologies
Moderators: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance / Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Amaury Poudray, Networks / Anahi Nguyen, L’Habibliothèque / Gilles Muller, Re-active / Lorraine Dauchez, Arteum / Lucas Bonnichon, Cuisse de grenouille / Sonia Houssier, Stratello / Guy Bernier, Tô & Guy
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

11am – 11.20am: Keynote Coloreel
Speaker: Mattias Nordin, Coloreel
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

11am – 11.45am: The distribution of the future: new business models
Moderators: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance / Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Emmanuelle Silvestre, Consultante mode et luxe / Grégory Maubon, RA’Pro Association / Isabelle Mayneris, Diamart / Isabelle Richard, DGA Bercy / Yann Rivoallan, The Other Store / Pia Hazoume, Saguez & Partners
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

11 am – 12noon: Chinese Brands Gallery @ CTAF
Speakers: Chu Xuemei, Dalian Faric Garment Enterprises / Jessica Chen, Ningbo Top Garment / Becky Xu, Cardinal of Canada / Wei Suying, Shenzhen Orient Secret Culture Industry
Language: English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris

11.30am – 12.30pm: Vertigo Autumn-Winter 2019-2020, trends conference
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Louis Gérin / Grégory Lamaud, AD Texworld Paris
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

11.45am – 12.45pm: Cambodia, a new « dragon » for world clothing trade
Moderator: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance
Speakers: Roger Zacaropoulos, Evalliance 
Translation from French to English
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

2pm – 3pm: Avantex round table: Fashion brands and influencers: appearance of paths to follow
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Ertan Anadol, TANKE/ Franziska Müller von der Ahé, Glutamat/ Johanna Lifschutz, Jlink/ Loïc Winckelmans, Retviews
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

3.15pm – 4.15pm: Avantex round table: intangible innovation for the performance of creative industries: the exemplary programmes of the R3ilab
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Amaury Poudray, Networks/ Antoine Vaesken, Les Tissages de Charlieu / Clara Hardy, Sericyne / Gilles Muller, Ré-Active / Grégoire Guyon, Armor Lux / Hubert Federspiel, Ouest Developpement / Luc Dognin, Dognin
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

3pm30 – 4pm30: Bangladesh: a fierce and impressive competitor in textile and clothing
Moderator: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance
Speakers: Abdullah Zaber, ZnZ / H.E. Mr. Kazi Imtiaz Hossain, Ambassador of Bangladesh to France and Permanent delegate of Bangladesh to UNESCO / Michael Scherpe, Messe Frankfurt France / Sajedur Rahman Talukder, ZnZ / Subodh Talukder, ZnZ
Language: English
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

3.30pm – 4.30pm: Sustainability Practice of the Chinese Textile and Apparel Industry
Speakers: Yan Yan, China Textile Information Center
Language: English
Where: Agora Apparel Sourcing Paris

 

WEDNESDAY 19

11am – 12noon : The use, effects and developments of VR / AR / MR in the fashion industry
Moderator: Lisette Vonk, AMFI
Speakers: Kim Schoenmakers, AMFI / Pip Balhuizen, AMFI / Ineke Siersema, AMFI
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

1.30pm – 2.30pm: BPI France / Avantex : France – Taiwan, opportunities for an innovative textile-clothing sector
Moderators: Agnès Laurent-Moreau, BPI France / Mael M’Baye, BPI France
Speakers: Audrey-Laure Bergenthal, Euveka / Marc Frouin, BioSerenity / Véronique Cuziol, Business France / Jasper Wu, Maxtek / Alex Chong, Texxar
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

2.30pm – 3.30 pm: Networking session about integrated electronics. Focus on the cooperation potential between Taiwanese and French companies (by invitation only)
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area

3.30pm – 4.30pm: Avantex Fashion Pitch
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Language / langue : French & English / Français & Anglais
Translation from French to English & from English to French / Traduction du français à l’anglais & de l’anglais au français
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

 

THURSDAY 20

11am – 12noon : Schools commit to innovation integration in classical Fashion programmes
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Christine Walter-Bonini, ESMOD / Carine Andrès Nocchi, AICP / Michelle Goutagny, La Fabrique / Jael Petit-Fournier, Jaëlys / Lisette Vonk, AMFI
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

2.30pm – 3.30pm: The European textile-clothing market and its external trade
Moderator: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance
Speakers: Jean-François Limantour, Evalliance / Anne-Laure Linget, Evalliance
Language: French
Where: Conference Room H4, close to the VIP area 

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