Want to a certificate in sustainability? Check out this upcoming workshop sponsored by Last-Report and CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America)
Focused on reducing supply chain, material, and product impacts of fashion styles!
When & Where
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
10am-4pm EST at GCNYC, 64 Wooster St., NYC
Hosted by: Material Exchange and USFIA
Earn a certificate in sustainability during this all-day course led by USFIA x Material Exchange. The fashion sustainability workshop is centered on assessing products, minimizing impacts, and understanding sustainable design how-to’s.
The all-day course on fashion sustainability will be focused on sharing strategies and solutions to minimize material and product impacts along the global supply chain. Fast-paced and hands-on, this seminar will target sustainable design strategies and practices; responsible global-sourcing approaches; transport impact calculations; supply chain mapping; material and product assessments; and action plans and roadmaps so that fashion brands, designers, and apparel-industry professionals can learn to add measurable sustainable processes, actions, and goals at their companies.
The workshop is geared toward working fashion professionals looking to deepen their knowledge of measurable ways to increase the sustainability of their brand products.
Meet the instructors!
Calculating transportation and supply chain impacts:
Nina Kaledin | Program Manager | Flexport
Material and product impacts and assessments
Stewart Sheppard | Director of Sustainability & Training | Higg Index
Tier 1 and 2 impacts and action plans
Atnyel Guedj | Chief Product Officer | | Made2Flow
Circularity and Take Back Programs
Jennifer Gilbert | Chief Marketing & Partnerships Officer | JG Consulting
Andrea Kennedy | VP of Sustainability | Material Exchange