MAIN STAGE LINE UP
10.00AM | DOORS OPEN
10.30AM | MEET OUR HOST, JODIE MCCALLUM (TV PRESENTER)
10.35AM | MEET THE ERIC FESTIVAL CO-FOUNDERS, MAE YIP & SAM HORNSBY
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
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
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
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
3.30PM | DOORS CLOSE