A PIONEER EVENT

About the Fashionology Summit

Bangladesh has many revolutionary contributions to global apparel business in last several decades. Now the face of apparel business is changing. In this era of Innovation and tech disruption, Bangladesh promises again to be a partner of the ongoing digital revolution in apparel industry.


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Stats from First Edition Fashionology Summit

17

Speakers

25

Partners

15

Countries

450

Delegates

07

Exhibitor

Digitalization The Next Destination

Speakers



BASIRUN NABI KHAN

Relations & Public Affairs Manager

Puls Trading Far East Limited (Liaison Office of H&M Hennes & Mauritz)

VEIT GEISE

Ex VP Jeanswear

VF Corporation

BROOKE ROBERTS-ISLAM

Co-Director

Brooke Roberts Innovation Agency (BRIA)

ASIF IBRAHIM

Managing Director

Newage Group

MOIN ROBERTS-ISLAM

Technology Development Manager

Fashion Innovation Agency

DAVID HASANAT

Chairman

Viyellatex Group

DR. JÜRGEN BISCHOFF

Senior Adviser

GIZ

JALAL AHMED

Executive Director

SEIP

ATIQUL ISLAM

Mayor Dhaka North city corporation , Former president BGMEA

Dhaka North City Corporation

RUBANA HUQ

Managing Director

Mohammadi Group

NAZMA AKTER

Executive Director

Awaz Foundation

SK Jenefa K Jabbar

Director

Human Rights and Legal Aid Services, BRAC Social Compliance, BRAC

Naser Ezaz Bijoy

Chief Executive Officer

Standard Chartered Bank, Bangladesh

SHAHIDUL HAQUE

Foreign Secretary (Senior Secretary)

Ministry of foreign affairs

Drs. Rensje Teerink

Ambassador

EU Delegation to Bangladesh

LARS DOEMER

Co-founder

GoBlu

NAUREEN CHOWDHURY

Program Manager

C&A Foundation

ANN RUNNEL

CEO

Reverse Resource

JONATHAN ZORNOW

Inventor

Sewbo

SUMAN BETHAPUDI

Cradle-to-Cradle, Manager

C&A Sourcing

KIRAN GOKATHOTI

Sustainability Manager

H&M

PETER MCALLISTER

Executive Director

Ethical Trading Initiative

PETRI ALAVA

CEO

Infinited Fiber

SOFIE NORDSTRÖM

Founder and Deputy CEO

QuizRR

ANIR CHOWDHURY

Policy Specialist

Access to Information

FARUQUE HASSAN

Counselor - Honorary Consul General of Greece in Dhaka

Consul of Greece in Dhaka

DERRICK S. BROWN

Mission Director

USAID Bangladesh

SARAH KRASLEY

CEO

Shimmy Technologies

TIPU MUNSHI

Commerce Minister

Ministry of Commerce

H.G.J. HARRY VERWEIJ

Ambassador

The Kingdom of the Netherlands in Bangladesh

H.E. WINNIE ESTRUP

Ambassador

Denmark Embassy

SALIM RAHMAN

Managing Director

KDS

ASIF ZAHIR

Director

Sindabad.com

DAVID LEPROVOST

Channel Sales Director - Asia & South East Asia

LECTRA

SHWAPNA BHOWMICK

Country Manager

Marks & Spencer

JONAS WAND

Managing Director

Foursource Group GmbH

Event Schedule



9:00 AM-9:30 AM

REGISTRATION

9:30AM-10:00AM

WELCOME NOTES

Speaker 1: H.E. Rensje Teerink, Ambassador, European Union
Speaker 2: H.E. Winnie Estrup, Ambassador, Denmark Embassy
Speaker 3: Md. Shahidul Haque , Foreign Secretary – Senior Secretary, MOFA
Speaker 4: Faruque Hassan , Honorary Consul General, Consulate of Greece in Dhaka
Speaker 5: Salim Rahman , Managing Director, KDS
Speaker 6: Mohiuddin Ahmed , Director, Pioneer Denim

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

SESSION 01: DIGITALIZATION OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT – TO CUT COSTS AND LEAD TIMES

Keynote Speaker & Moderator: Brooke Roberts-Islam, Co-Director, Brooke Roberts Innovation Agency
Speaker 2: Wendy Jo Werner, Country Manager, IFC
Speaker 3: Shawapna Bhowmick, Country Manager, Marks & Spencer
Speaker 4: David Leprovost, Channel Sales Director – Asia & South East Asia, LECTRA
Speaker 5: Asif Zahir, Director, Sindabad.com
Speaker 6: Lars Doemer, Co-Founder, GoBlu

11:20AM-11:35AM

COFFEE / TEA BREAK

11:35 AM - 12:35 AM

SESSION 02: TRANSPARENCY IN GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN

Keynote Speaker: Basirun Nabi Khan, Relations & Public Affairs Manager, H&M
Speaker 2: David Hasanath, Chairman, Viyellatex Group
Speaker 3: Naureen Chowdhury, Program Manager – Bangladesh, C&A Foundation
Speaker 4: Veit Geise, Ex VP Jeanswear, VF Corporation
Speaker 5: Jonas Wand, Managing Director, Foursource Group GmbH

12:45PM-02:15PM

LUNCH BREAK

2:20 PM - 3:20 PM

SESSION 03: INNOVATION FOR THE ERA OF FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

Keynote Speaker: Moin Roberts-Islam, Technology Development Manager, Fashion Innovation Agency
Speaker 2: Asif Ibrahim, Managing Director, Newage Group
Speaker 3: Ann Runnel, CEO, Reverse Resource
Speaker 4: Suman Bethapudi, Cradle-to-Cradle, Manager, C&A Sourcing
Speaker 5: Deepak Mahato, CEO, Manager, Seachange Technologies
Speaker 6: Jonathon Zornow, Inventor, Sewbo

3:40 PM - 4:40 PM

SESSION 04: TECHNOLOGY FOR DECENT WORK AND ENVIRONMENT

Keynote Speaker: Peter Mcallister, Executive Director, ETI
Speaker 2: SK Jenefa K Jabbar, Director – Human Rights and Legal Aid Services, BRAC
Speaker 3: Sophie Nordstrom, Founder & Deputy CEO
Speaker 4: Petri Alava, CEO, Infinited Fiber
Speaker 5: Kiran Gokathoti, Sustainability Manager, H&M
Speaker 6: Nazma Akter, Executive Director, Awaj foundation

04:25PM- 04:40PM

COFFEE / TEA BREAK

5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

SESSION 05: POLICY DIALOGUE ON FUTURE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

Keynote Speaker & Moderator: Anir Chowdhury, Policy Specialist, Access to Information
Speaker 2: Derrick Brown, Mission Director, USAID
Speaker 3: Sarah Krasley, CEO, Shimmy Technologies
Speaker 4: Dr. Jürgen Bischoff , Senior Advisor, GIZ
Speaker 5: Jalal Ahmed, Executive Director, SEIP
Speaker 6: Nasir Ezaz Bijoy, CEO, SCB

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

CLOSING REMARKS

Speaker 1: Tipu Munshi, Commerce Minister, Ministry of Commerce
Speaker 2: Md. Atiqul Islam, Mayor Dhaka North city corporation , Former president BGMEA, Dhaka North City Corportaion
Speaker 3: Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin, President, FBCCI
Speaker 4: Rubana Huq , Managing Director, Mohammadi Group
Speaker 5: H.E. Harry Verweij, Ambassador, Dutch Embassy
Speaker 6: Nasir Uddin, Chairman, Pacific Jeans Limited

06:30PM-07:00PM

DIGITAL TECH RUNWAY SHOW

07:30PM-08:30PM

NETWORKING DINNER

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International Convention City Bashundhara, Dhaka-Bangladesh

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Dhaka 1229.

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