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A FOCUS ON RESPONSIBLE CREATION
SMART CREATION IS A PLATFORM FOR COMMUNICATIONS, launched in September 2015, whose primary goal is to promote the responsible approaches of its exhibitors, and shed light on a new generation of values combining creativity, innovation and sustainability. The aim is to showcase new perspectives and new competitive advantages for the entire creative fashion industry. Solid business-development opportunities!
SMART CREATION IS STRUCTURED AROUND 5 MAIN EVENTS, ALL BROUGHT TOGETHER IN THE SMART SQUARE
WHAT IS THE SMART SQUARE?
It’s an informative, visionary and multimedia space dedicated to information and discussion., where exhibitors, designers, buyers and fashion brands can experience and truly visualize responsible values and innovations in the fashion industry.
In September 2018, the Smart Square is evolving! With double the surface area, it now occupies 800 sq. m. and features an expanded offer!
A SELECTION OF LABELLING AND CERTIFICATION ORGANIZATIONS, CONSULTING AGENCIES, PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS, COMPETITIVE CLUSTERS AND INDUSTRY LEADERS
THE SMART SQUARE, A 360° OFFER FOR INNOVATIVE AND RESPONSIBLE FASHION
A FORUM OF ECO-RESPONSIBLE AND INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS
This informative space presents detailed technical information for each of the presented products. Leading sustainable-development exhibitors present their latest innovations for the fashion sector, selected by the Smart Creation team.
2017 PARTICIPATING COMPANIES: AMF / Antex / Aqpel / Asahi Kasei / Bonaudo / Canepa / Craftevo / Dienpi / Dorlet / Emmetex / Gevaert / Gruppo Dani / Hausammann / Illuna / Mapel / Marchi & Fildi / Nuti Ivo / Polyteks / Pontetorto / Prym / Raynaud jeune / Riopele / Sampaio / Santanderina / Schoeller / Seyfeli / Somani / Shindo / Swarovski / Tarnsjo / Teseo / Verne et Clet / We Nordic / YKK / Zanieri
AN EXHIBIT OF COLLECTIONS OF FINISHED PRODUCTS BY FASHION BRANDS – clothing, bags, shoes – produced according to responsible sourcing and manufacturing processes. A clear insight into responsible fashions already available on the market.
Drykorn / Filippa K / Gucci / Marimekko / Nini Nemeth / Pepe Jeans / Salvatore Ferragamo / Wolford / Zerrobarracento
ROUND TABLES, CONFERENCES, MASTERCLASSES AND TALKS ABOUT THE ISSUES FACING THE FASHIONS OF TOMORROW, IN THE HEART OF THE SMART SQUARE.
To promote discussion, compare experiences and share ideas with experts and international organizations.
2017 SPEAKERS: Jill Dumain / Bluesign® technologies ag – Sven Herrmann / MacArthur – Foundation – Chris Grantham / IDEO – Andreas Roerich / Wolford – Craig Arend – Orianne Chenain / Fashion Tech Lab – Cyrill Gutsch / Parley for the Oceans – Mauro Scalia / Euratex – Chiaretto Calò / Imprima – Hannes Parth / Frumat – Piia Lehtinen / Design District Helsinki – Sabine Ritter / Made-by
A ZONE DEDICATED TO A SELECTION OF PLAYERS SPECIALIZED IN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: PLATFORMS, INSTITUTIONS, RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS.
– Certification bodies,
– Professional associations,
– Agencies and consultants,
– Trade press,
They offer advice and solutions to exhibitors and visitors wishing to integrate greater responsibility into their organization, their manufacturing process or their collections.
2017 PARTNERS: BLUESIGN® / C.L.A.S.S. / EURATEX / MADE-BY
NEW! SEPTEMBER 2018
Innovative and responsable material: fabric, leather, accessories, yarns.
New, September 2017 ! PV Awards launches New ! Fashion Smart Creation Prize 2017
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