MAIN STAGE LINE UP

10.00AM | DOORS OPEN


10.30AM | MEET OUR HOST, JODIE MCCALLUM (TV PRESENTER)

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10.35AM | MEET THE ERIC FESTIVAL CO-FOUNDERS, MAE YIP & SAM HORNSBY

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11.00AM | HOW TO BE A FASHION DESIGNER

This is the dream career for so many young creatives. So how do you take your designs from the drawing board to the catwalk? Hear from designers who have made money from designing beautiful clothes and find out how they made it.

Nicola Brindle | Womenswear Designer, nicolabrindle.co.uk

Samsun Lawson | Menswear Designer, samsunlawson.com

Remi Ray | Founder, BPSFW & Remi Ray 

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12.00PM | HOW TO WORK IN FASHION MARKETING

Fashion Marketing is glamorous, fast-paced and perfect for any creative. It's tricky to know where to start though and there are so many jobs that fall under that category. Here from various people who are involved in the Marketing and Promotion processes.

Dior Bediako | Founder, Pepper Your Talk

Sally Keeble | Founder, Mercer Keeble PR

Kelly Hidge | Freelance stylist

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1.00PM | HOW TO BE A FASHION BUYER

Buying plays an incredibly important role from getting designs from studio to store for many fashion brands. So what does a buyer actually do? Is it really as glamorous as it sounds? Now's your chance to find out!

Ella Thompson | Buyer, Urban Outfitters

Faye Squire | Buyer, net-a-porter

Matt Lewis | Assistant Buyer, Kurt Geiger

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2.00PM | HOW FASHION AND DIGITAL CAN WORK TOGETHER

Fashtech is a whole industry in itself now. This is your chance to find out what the future trends are and all the different ways you can weave your passion for fashion into the digital age.

Liam Doolan | Founder, Comb

Diana Bang | Strategist, Edited

Karinna Nobbs | Chief Futurist, Holition

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3.30PM | DOORS CLOSE