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The Circular Fashion Summit 2020


October 01 2020
Fashion

DESIGN - TECHNOLOGY - SUSTAINABILITY

The Circular Fashion Summit is the world summit dedicated to the challenges of circular fashion, which supports the United Nations' sustainable development goals for 2030. It will take place Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th October.

In a historic first, the iconic Grand Palais enters Virtual Reality in 3D for Paris Fashion Week and the Presidents or General Managers of 5 Fashion Weeks will be gathered around a round table : Steven Kolb (CFDA) Carolin Rush (BFC), Carlo Capasa ( CNMI), Pascal Morand (FHCM) and Lv Xiaolei (SIFC)

46 speakers will animate the Summit, mostly Founder, Ceo or managers of companies or brands of the international fashion system., mostly Founder, Ceo or managers of companies or brands of the international fashion system.
DISCOVER SPEAKERS

Thematics :
Design.Redesigning Fashion & Product Care
Now more than ever, it’s urgent to rethink not only how we design, but also why we design. Prolonging the product lifecycle

Technology. The New Product Storytelling & Value Hacking
Technology has completely disrupted the relationships between products and customers. We are entering the age of connected fashion. Original content is one of the most valuable assets in the fashion industry

Sustainability. Turning Circularity Into Business & Impact Investing.
How can a Circular Economy make brands and retailers more profitable? A misconception is that sustainability means more expensive. Circular Fashion business models are growing at unprecedented speed, from resale, swapping, and upcycling, millennials and gen-z customers are demanding new standards of transparency and sustainability.
FULL PROGRAM

This summit also has 3 concrete goals to be achieved over the course of a year.
THE 3 CONCRETE GOALS

The Hub of the Fashion Summit presents a selection of 10 international brands that show their collections in total respect of the four principles and innovations of Impact Design: Materials, Processes, People and Planet and some cross-sector innovators, which catalyze the evolution of fashion.
IMPACT DESIGN HUB
INNOVATION HUB