Where Do Eco-conscious Fashionista Hang Out?
You probably have heard it more than once from us and from other wonderful sources of the internet that the future of fashion is circular.
Whether that means making clothes with sustainable fabrics that can be recycled or building a business model that encourages fashion reuse, like Elli Share.
There are more and more fashion events and conferences nowadays that highlight the impact of fast fashion on our planet and, more importantly, the solutions to a more sustainable and ethical world of fashion.
As an eco-fashionista, you won’t want to miss these four events for sustainable fashion in North America:
WHEN: September 24 – 25, 2019
WHERE: Vancouver, BC, Canada
WHAT TO LOOK FOR: Time to geek out on Eco-Fashion! At this 3-day event, you will get to learn about research results and study findings from leading academic scientists, researchers, and research scholars on all aspects of Sustainable Textile Materials, Manufacturing and Recycling.
WHEN: October 7 – 8, 2019
WHERE: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
WHAT TO LOOK FOR: Expect to build meaningful connections with leaders in the eco-fashion space. And, who knows, as you discuss ideas and listen to experiences on leaders from Lululemon, Thredup, and Ellen McArthur, your light bulb may even light up for breakthroughs on solutions to ethical apparels.
- Circular Business Models
- Material Innovation
- Supply Chain Traceability & Transparency
- Home Based Workers
- Textile Recycling
- Tech Drivers for Sustainability
- Carbon Footprint
- Sustainable Packaging
WHEN: October 29 -30, 2019
WHERE: Los Angeles, California, United States
WHAT TO LOOK FOR: Eyes will open and heart will expand. This conference offers a high-touch, informative and inspirational that will leave participants with fresh ideas, valuable resources, and a rich network of contacts.
WHEN: April 24 - 26, 2020
WHERE: Portland, Oregon, United States
WHAT TO LOOK FOR: Time to celebrate ethical and sustainable fashion with like-minded professionals in the industry and learn about the recent and upcoming eco-fashion trends and styles.