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    About Fashion Futurum

    First international conference Fashion Futurum aims to develop a new approach to fashion in Russia. The Conference is to be a platform for both Russian and international industry leaders, visionaries and key fashion players to share their experiences and views on the current state of fashion industry around the world and its role as a driver of creative economy.  

    Over 30 executive level insiders from 12 countries and the world's top 4 fashion capitals will gather under one roof at Manege to define the current trends in fashion industry and how it affects the future. The Conference will commence in frames of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia, the biggest fashion week in Eastern Europe (scheduled on March 11-15). 

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    The Conference Program on 14th of March

    ** Separate registration is required for each session

    Time Room Theme Participants
    10.00 - 11.30 Metropol, Vrubel hall New Face of Fashion: Young Designers as A Key Factor in the Growth of Creative Economy

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    Stefan Siegel Founder and CEO, Not Just A Label (UK)
    Sara Maino Head of Vogue Talents (Italy)
    Mauro Galligari Founder & CEO, Studio Zeta (Italy)
    Liudmila Taborskaya Director of IMG Fashion (Russia)
    12:00 - 13:30 Metropol, Bryusov hall Fashion Design Priority: Unleashing Creativity in a World Where Nothing is Actually New

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    Lars Byrresen Petersen Digital Director of Visionaire (USA)
    Covadonga O’Shea Founder, ISEM Fashion Business School, Co-founder, O'Shea & Moro, Best-selling author (Spain)
    Stephan Rabimov Director of Fashion Journalism & Social Media Center, Academy of Art University (USA)
    Denis Simachev, Fashion Designer, Denis Simachev (Russia)
    13:00 - 14:30 Manege Public Talk: Sara Maino, Head of Vogue Talents, discovers young Russian talents

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    Sara Maino Head of Vogue Talents (Italy)
    14.00 - 15.30 Metropol, Vrubel hall Culture Codes for Fashion City: Role of Fashion in the Modern Metropolis

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    Alexander Kibovsky Minister of Government of Moscow, Head of Culture Department of Moscow Government
    Mario Boselli Honorary President of Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana (Italy)
    Nadya Valeva The President of the European Fashion Council
    Piia Lehtinen President of the Board of Design District Helsinki
    Alexander Shumsky Executive President of Russian Fashion Council
    16:00 - 18:00 Metropol, Vrubel hall New Standards of Education in the Fashion Industry: What Does A Fashion School Graduate Need to Know to Succeed?

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    Danilo Venturi Dean of Polimoda (Italy)
    Barbara Trebitsch Head of Fashion School of Domus Academy (Italy)
    Sara Azzone Istituto Europeo Di Design Moda Milan Director (Italy)
    Giulia Bedoni Director of Education at Istituto Marangoni Shanghai Training Centre (Italy)
    Natalia Pochinok Rector of Russian State Social University
    17:00 - 18:00 Manege Street Style: Shaping New Marketing Strategies In The Digital Age

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    Adam Katz Sinding Street style photographer, Le21eme (USA)
    18.30 - 20:00 Metropol, Bryusov hall Fashion Production: Custom Fit is Here

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    Danit Peleg Fashion designer (Israel)
    Dr. Amanda Parkes Chief of Technology & Research, Manufacture NY (USA)
    Filippo Ceroni CEO of Grazia Bagnaresi (Italy)
    Andrey Betin Head of Innovation Center for Textile and Apparel Industry (Russia)

    The Conference Program on 14th of March

    Time: 10.00 - 11.30
    New Face of Fashion: Young Designers as A Key Factor in the Growth of Creative Economy


    Stefan Siegel Founder and CEO, Not Just A Label (UK)
    Sara Maino Head of Vogue Talents (Italy)
    Mauro Galligari Founder & CEO, Studio Zeta (Italy)
    Liudmila Taborskaya Director of IMG Fashion (Russia)

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    Time: 12:00 - 13:30
    Fashion Design Priority: Unleashing Creativity in a World Where Nothing is Actually New


    Lars Byrresen Petersen Digital Director of Visionaire (USA)
    Covadonga O’Shea Founder, ISEM Fashion Business School, Co-founder, O'Shea & Moro, Best-selling author (Spain)
    Stephan Rabimov Director of Fashion Journalism & Social Media Center, Academy of Art University (USA)
    Denis Simachev, Fashion Designer, Denis Simachev (Russia)

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    Time: 13:00 - 14:30
    Public Talk: Sara Maino, Head of Vogue Talents, discovers young Russian talents


    Sara Maino Head of Vogue Talents (Italy)

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    Time: 14.00 - 15.30
    Culture Codes for Fashion City: Role of Fashion in the Modern Metropolis


    Alexander Kibovsky Minister of Government of Moscow, Head of Culture Department of Moscow Government
    Mario Boselli Honorary President of Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana (Italy)
    Nadya Valeva The President of the European Fashion Council
    Piia Lehtinen President of the Board of Design District Helsinki
    Alexander Shumsky Executive President of Russian Fashion Council

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    Time: 16:00 - 18:00
    New Standards of Education in the Fashion Industry: What Does A Fashion School Graduate Need to Know to Succeed?


    Danilo Venturi Dean of Polimoda (Italy)
    Barbara Trebitsch Head of Fashion School of Domus Academy (Italy)
    Sara Azzone Istituto Europeo Di Design Moda Milan Director (Italy)
    Giulia Bedoni Director of Education at Istituto Marangoni Shanghai Training Centre (Italy)
    Natalia Pochinok Rector of Russian State Social University

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    Time: 17:00 - 18:00
    Street Style: Shaping New Marketing Strategies In The Digital Age


    Adam Katz Sinding Street style photographer, Le21eme (USA)

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    Time: 18.30 - 20:00
    Fashion Production: Custom Fit is Here


    Danit Peleg Fashion designer (Israel)
    Dr. Amanda Parkes Chief of Technology & Research, Manufacture NY (USA)
    Filippo Ceroni CEO of Grazia Bagnaresi (Italy)
    Andrey Betin Head of Innovation Center for Textile and Apparel Industry (Russia)

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    The Conference Program on 15th of March

    ** Separate registration is required for each session

    Time Room Theme Participants
    10.00 - 12:00 Metropol, Vrubel Hall Government Regulation of the Fashion Industry: International Experience

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    Victor Evtuhov State Secretary, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of Russian Federation
    Carlo Capasa President of Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana, Chief Executive Officer of Costume National (Italy)
    Ignacio Sierra President of European Branded Clothing Alliance EBCA (Brussel), Director General Corporativo of Grupo Cortefiel (Spain)
    Alexander Shumsky Executive President of Russian Fashion Council
    12:30 - 14:00 Metropol, Vrubel hall Future of Fashion Retail: E-commerce vs. Traditional Distribution

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    Denis Pak Director of the Department of Internal Trade, light industry and the consumer market, Ministry of Industry and Trade (Russia)
    Carl Waldekranz CEO of Tictail (Sweden)
    Lee Anne Grant Vice President, Business Development for ShopStyle.com (USA)
    Giulio Di Sabato President of Assomoda Association, CEO of Sari Spazio Fashion Showroom (Italy)
    14.30 - 16.00 Metropol, Bryusov hall Museum Exhibits: Fashion as Art

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    Kaat Debo Director of Mode Museum Antwerpen Momu (Belgium)
    Kate Bethune Senior Fashion Researcher of Victoria & Albert Museum (UK)
    Cyril Duval Special projects curator at Flash Art International (USA)
    Vasili Tsereteli Executive director of Moscow Museum of Modern Art (Russia)
    Elena Panteleeva Head of сultural projects of Skolkovo Innovation Center (Russia)
    15:00 - 16:30 Manege Master class: How to Print a Collection at Home – 3D Printing Tips From A Pro

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    Danit Peleg Fashion designer, Danit Peleg (Israel)
    16:30 - 18:00 Metropol, Vrubel hall Digital Future: Technologies That Change the Fashion Industry

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    Eddie Mullon Founder and CEO of Fashion GPS (USA)
    Craig Arend Fashion Photographer & Consultant, Virtual Reality expert (USA)
    Vladislav Chernovetsky Director of Creative Content, studio producing virtual reality content (Russia)
    Alexander Shulgin Visionary, VC inverstor, author, founder of Familia Group of Companies (“GRUPPA KOMPANIY FAMILIA”) (Russia)
    Yurate Gurauskaite Editor-in-chief of InStyle Russia

    The Conference Program on 15th of March

    Time: 10.00 - 12:00
    Government Regulation of the Fashion Industry: International Experience


    Victor Evtuhov State Secretary, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of Russian Federation
    Carlo Capasa President of Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana, Chief Executive Officer of Costume National (Italy)
    Ignacio Sierra President of European Branded Clothing Alliance EBCA (Brussel), Director General Corporativo of Grupo Cortefiel (Spain)
    Alexander Shumsky Executive President of Russian Fashion Council

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    Media accreditation

    Time: 12:30 - 14:00
    Future of Fashion Retail: E-commerce vs. Traditional Distribution


    Denis Pak Director of the Department of Internal Trade, light industry and the consumer market, Ministry of Industry and Trade (Russia)
    Carl Waldekranz CEO of Tictail (Sweden)
    Lee Anne Grant Vice President, Business Development for ShopStyle.com (USA)
    Giulio Di Sabato President of Assomoda Association, CEO of Sari Spazio Fashion Showroom (Italy)

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    Registration

    Media accreditation

    Time: 14.30 - 16.00
    Museum Exhibits: Fashion as Art


    Kaat Debo Director of Mode Museum Antwerpen Momu (Belgium)
    Kate Bethune Senior Fashion Researcher of Victoria & Albert Museum (UK)
    Cyril Duval Special projects curator at Flash Art International (USA)
    Vasili Tsereteli Executive director of Moscow Museum of Modern Art (Russia)
    Elena Panteleeva Head of сultural projects of Skolkovo Innovation Center (Russia)

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    Media accreditation

    Time: 15:00 - 16:30
    Master class: How to Print a Collection at Home – 3D Printing Tips From A Pro


    Danit Peleg Fashion designer, Danit Peleg (Israel)

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    Media accreditation

    Time: 16:30 - 18:00
    Digital Future: Technologies That Change the Fashion Industry


    Eddie Mullon Founder and CEO of Fashion GPS (USA)
    Craig Arend Fashion Photographer & Consultant, Virtual Reality expert (USA)
    Vladislav Chernovetsky Director of Creative Content, studio producing virtual reality content (Russia)
    Alexander Shulgin Visionary, VC inverstor, author, founder of Familia Group of Companies (“GRUPPA KOMPANIY FAMILIA”) (Russia)
    Yurate Gurauskaite Editor-in-chief of InStyle Russia

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    Organizers

     
    Russian fashion Council Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia

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    For any additional information, please contact the organizing committee:

    Phone: +7 (495) 232 14 75/77

    E-mail: pr@russianfashioncouncil.ru