2019 Schedule

October 5th, 2019

Time

Schedule of Events

AM 08:00 ~ 8:45

Registration

Breakfast & Networking opportunity.

AM 8:45 ~ AM 9:15

Opening Remarks

Intro to how the day will unfold

AM 9:15 ~ AM 10:00

Keynote Speaker

Scott Hawthorn: CEO + Co-founder Native Shoes + Creative Social Entrepreneur

AM 10:15 ~ AM 11:00

Breakout Session #1

Room A: Q&A with Chip Wilson

Room B: S&OP (SALES AND OPERATIONAL PLANNING)

Room C: WHY SEO IS THE BEST MARKETING TOOL FOR CLOTHING BRANDS IN 2019

AM 11:15 ~ Noon

Breakout Session #2

Room A: SUSTAINABLE SOURCING

Room B: HOW TO GET THE IDEA INTO A PRODUCT I CAN WEAR AND SELL

Room C: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY 101: SPOTTING ISSUES

Noon ~ PM 1:00

Lunch

"Networking Lunch" sponsored by Kendor Textiles

PM 1:00 ~ PM 1:45

Breakout Session #3

Room A: CONVERTING CONSUMERS TO BUY SUSTAINABLE FASHION IN AN ERA OF GREENWASHING

Room B: A RECIPE FOR SUCCESSFULLY BEING CREATIVE

Room C: GO-TO-MARKET - HOW TO BUILD & LAUNCH PRODUCTS THAT ARE AMAZING AF

PM 2:00 ~ PM 2:45

Breakout Session #4

Room A: TIPS AND TRICKS WHEN SELECTING AND DEVELOPING FABRICS

Room B: HACKING SOCIAL MEDIA TO CO-CREATE

Room C: MAKING DOLLARS AND SENSE OF YOUR CLOTHING BRAND

PM 3:00 ~ PM 3:45

Breakout Session #5

Room A: THE TRUTH [IS FLEXIBLE]: GEN Z AND THE FUTURE OF FASHION

Room B: CROWDFUNDING YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS

Room C: AERODYNAMIC OPTIMIZATION OF HIGH PERFORMANCE APPAREL

PM 4:00

Closing Remarks

The Bar OPENS!  Beer and Wine will be served.

Until PM 5:00

After Event Networking on site.