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PROGRAM OF THE 3rd #GSFW 2018

PRESS CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION
WEDNESDAY APRIL 11TH

VENUE: Bulgarian Cultural Institute, H-1061 Budapest, Andrássy út 14.

17.00 – 18.00
Press conference
Dr. Gabriella Mányi Walek, President of GSFW
18.00
Olga Popova, Director of the Bulgarian Cultural Institute opens the exhibition of
DILLY BOZADZHIEVA – paintings and design made of merino wool and
Albert Baruch and Emil Yordanov – Fashion Photography

IMPORTANCE OF THE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, EQUALITY FOR A BETTER SUSTAINABLE FASHION WORLD
THURSDAY APRIL 12TH

VENUE: Budapest Chamber of Commerce and Industry, H-1016 Budapest, Krisztina krt 99.

9:30 – 10:00
REGISTRATION
10:00 – 10:45
OPENING SPEECHES
H.E. Arian Spasse, Ambassador of the Republic of Albania
H.E. Ms. Wening Esthyprobo, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia
H.E. Mr. Iftekhar Aziz, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
10.45 – 11.00
Edlira Sulaj, Albania: Cultural heritage in our casual clothing
11.00 – 11.30
Trigo Neo Starden, Indonesia: Workforce From Disabilities Empowerment with Education
11.30 – 12.00
Coffee break
12.00 – 12.15
Fawad Noori: Season 3rd (“Linearshapology” : Fashion Collection of digital printed fabrics; inspiration taken from geometrical design with combination of typography and Islamic pattern’s shapes and lines)
12.15 – 12.30
Sruthi Nagulavancha, India: Suvemaa: Weaving for Good
12.30 – 12.45
Lilla T. Erdei, a lace researcher and Nelli Molinari metal lace jewelry designer, Hungary: Precious Metal Lace from Hungary
12.45 – 13.00
Kovács Kinga, Hungary: Put colour into your life – collection for visually impaired persons
13.00 – 14.00
Lunch break
14.00 – 14.15
Ágnes Jánosi, Rumania: ACTIVEism in fashion, Light Design & Multifunctionality
14.15 – 14.30
Éva Gászpor, Transylvanian Textile and Design Cluster for the sustainable and circular fashion
14.30 – 14.45
Racso Jugarap, Belgium/Philippines: How We Made Someones Garbage into Something Beautiful
14.45 – 15.15
Julia A. Müller, Germany: Slow Fashion, handmade in Peru – The lasting joy of fair and timeless quality
15.15 – 16.00
Panel discussion about the responsibility of the designers in the sustainable and ethical fashion
Dr. Gabriella Mányi Walek, President of GSFW, Hungary
Fawad Noori, Pakistan, Creative design head GSFW, Pakistan
Julia A. Müller, Fouder of ANNAMARIAANGELIKA, Germany
Juliya Neva, designer for upcycling from Russia
Representative of the Indonesian Diaspora Network

CHALLENGES IN THE SUSTAINABLE FASHION INDUSTRY
FRIDAY APRIL 13TH

Venue: La Prima Fashion Hotel, H-1052 Budapest, Piarista u.6.

9:30 – 10:00
REGISTRATION
10:00 – 10:30
WELCOME SPEECHES
Dr. Gabriella Mányi-Walek, President of GSFW
Dr. Gian Luca Borghese, Director of the Italian Cultural Center
Michele Orzan, President of EUCham
Jurij Kornblit, behalf of the Russian Culture Center
10.30 – 11.00
Réka Szentesi, Fashion Revolution Hungary: Fashion Revolution – for a more transparent fashion industry
11.00 – 11.30
Jocelyn CHEN, Taiwan: A Design Approach towards Sustainable Fashion, Director of Fashion Design Section at Department of Textiles and Clothing, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei
11.30 – 11.45
Coffee Break
11.45 – 12.15
Nelly Hayek, City of Borås /ACTE, Sweden: The city of Borås reboot in the textile fashion and innovation
12.15 – 12.45
Olga Johnson Antonova, Regional Director and Advisor to GSFW, Russia: Fashion Sustainability Landscape in Russia
12.45 – 13.15
Tamás Krain, Innovatex Zrt.: Expert Network on Textile Recycling, a step toward a sustainable textile industry
13.15 – 14.30
Lunch break
14.30 – 15.00
Vittorio Giomo, Italy: Chief Advisor to GSFW: Report on UNFCCC Dialogue on Fashion and Climate Action
15.00 – 15.30
Heidrun Osk Sigfusdottir, Founder of Dimmblà, Iceland: The critical actors in growing sustainable consumption are the consumers themselves
15.30 – 16.30
PANEL DISCUSSION
MODERATOR: Dr.Monika Zabel, Managing Director, crossxculture consulting, Hamburg / New York: Ethics and Sustainability in Fashion – the New Luxury

FASHION SHOW
FRIDAY APRIL 13TH

VENUE: Millenium Center Budapest, H-1052 Budapest, Piarista utca 4.

19.00 – 21.00
Integrated Fashion Show with the participation of the Ability Fashion Team
Presentation of Hungarian and foreign eco fashion designers:
Kalina Kuzmanova and Elena Alexy (Bulgaria)
Christina Omollo (Kenya)
Juliya Neva (Russia)
Mira Indria (Indonesia)
Krivanics Ágnes and Szépligeti Ági (Hungarians from London)
Körtvély Adrienn (Hungary)

PROGRAM OF THE 3rd #GSFW 2017

INTERNATIONAL PRESS CONFERENCE
JUNE 7TH

17:00- INTERNATIONAL PRESS CONFERENCE AND RECEPTION FOR MEDIA AND PRESS
with special invitation only

SUSTAINABILITY AND DESIGN
JUNE 8TH

9:30-10:00 REGISTRATION
10:00- 10:45 OPENING SPEECHES

  • Gabriella Mányiné dr. Walek – Founder of GSFW
  • Dr. Gian Luca Borghese, Director of the Italian Cultural Center
  • H.E. Rahul Chhabra, Ambassador of the Indian Republic
10:45-11:15 KEYNOTE SPEECHES

  • Michele Orzan, President of EuCham
  • Vittorio Giomo, Chief Consultant of the GSFW
11:15-11:30 COFFE BREAK
11:30-13:00 FASHION DESIGNERS

  • Rossana Diana, President and Founder of Waste Couture and Venette Waste
  • Dr. Edit Csanák DLA, fashion designer & denim expert, academic professional at University of Óbuda
  • Dr. Mino Parilla – Representative of SAMANTA RUSSO
13:00-14:00 LUNCH BREAK
14:00-15:30 PRACTICES IN SUSTAINABLE FASHION

  • Maria Teresa Betti – Corporate marketing & Sustainable Communication at RadiciGroup: Fashion and circular economy – friends or enemies?
  • Kasi Martin – Founder, The Peahen: Responsible Allure: Making Sustainable Fashion Mainstream in the US
  • Benjamin Itter – CEO of Lebenskleidung Berlin, Consortium of Green Fashion India: Green India = Green Globe
15:30-16:30 SOCIAL, CULTURAL AND ETHICAL ASPECTS OF FASHION

  • Anngwyn St. Just, Cultural Historian: Special Aspects of Fashion – Fashion As A Resource In Healing and Helping Traditions
  • Cara Boccieri, Founder – Ways of Change (co-created fashion brand), Ban Nai Soi: Cultivating a co-creative space of human connection, value and Love
16:30-17:30 CIRCULAR FASHION, BEST PRACTISES – FOLLOWED BY PANEL DISCUSSION

  • Edwina Huang, Vivify Textiles: How to use recycled fashion to build a circular economy
  • Anna Rátkai, blogger of Recoded: Experiences in Denmark
  • Georg Andreas Suhr – Brand Consultant, Fashion Related Services Net, Berlin
  • Moderator: Silvia Gaiani, Consultant for FAO in Rome, Professor and expert in sustainable fashion
18:00-20:00 INTERNATIONAL FASHION SHOW
Venue: Italian Cultural Center, 1088 Budapest, Bródy S. utca 8.

FASHION SHOW
JUNE 8TH

COB Design
Charlene O’Brien, Australia
Eco luxury fashion collection

Piroshka / Anna Hegedűs, Germany/Hungary
Pres CBJ IKONIKA

Conto Bene Jeans, Serbia
in cooperation with Edit Csanák (Hungary)

Waste couture collections from Italy
Silvia Giovanardi
Rapa Milano
Venette Waste

Alberto Ciaschini – Shoes

Katinka Saltzmann – Shoes

Lidia Falcon – Hats

Ágnes Szépligeti
Re-used Couture Collection

SAMANTA RUSSO
FEATURED DESIGNER OF THE EVENT

Creative Team, is headed by István Hornyák designer, stylist, choreographer and visual artist, with
Ágnes Szépligeti, designer, Head of the Couture and Art Team of National Fashion League Hungary
Anna Hegedűs, designer, Member of the National Fashion League Hungary,
Muhammad Fawad Noori, designer, fashion choreographer & fashion academic professional, Creative Design Head of GSW

Designers on display:

Dresses of Csipkeház / Márta Révész made from ramie fabrics from Creative Team of GSFW Anthya / Ying Luo

Nelli Molinari golden lace jewelry with Imán Lettner’s dresses

Krishi Sarin, Organic Knotty Tales, presentation

Venue: Italian Cultural Center, 1088 Budapest, Bródy S. utca 8.

INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY
ÖKO–TEX® CONFIDENCE IN TEXTILES – 25 YEARS OF ÖKO-TEX CERTIFICATE®
JUNE 9TH

9:00- 9:30 WELCOME SPEECHES

  • Gabriella Mányiné dr. Walek – Founder of GSFW
  • Gabriel A. Brennauer, Managing Director of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Mecheels, President of the Hohenstein Institute
  • Lívia Kokasné Dr. Palicska, Executive Director of Innovatex Ltd.
  • H.E. Syrus Sajjad Qazi, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic Pakistan
9:30-11:00 KEYNOTE SPEECHES

  • Georg Andreas Suhr, Brand Consultant, Fashion Related Services Net, Berlin: Good practices of sustainable and ethical fashion in Germany – From „UPcycling“ till „Zero Waste“.
  • Dr. Monika Zabel, Managing Director, crossxculture consulting, Hamburg / New York: Re-construction (& other sustainable techniques) in Fashion
  • Muhammad Fawad Noori, Fashion Academic Professional, Creative Design Head GSFW: Floral-lash – Digital printed fabric design collection inspiration from Flowers, miniature doodles, ornamental designs, vector birds, damask prints
11:00- 11:30 COFFE BREAK
11:30- 12:30 KEYNOTE SPEECHES

  • Jörg Diekmann, International Director of the Hohenstein Institute: Transparency in the textile supply chain
12:30-13:00 JUBILEE AWARDS CEREMONY
13:00-14:00 LUNCH BREAK
14:00-17:30 B2B MEETINGS
Venue: MKB Bank Zrt, Headquarters, 1056 Budapest, Váci utca 38.

VIP PROGRAM
JUNE 10TH

10:00-12:00 VIP PROGRAM with special invitation only
Venue: Dorottya Diamond Palace, 1051 Budapest, Dorottya utca 6.