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YPE LA Presents: Sustainable Fashion and the Circular Economy

Have you ever wondered if your clothes are being produced sustainably, how best to discard them when you no longer want them or ways you can make more mindful fashion choices? We’ve convened a panel of sustainable fashion industry experts to explain concepts of sustainability as they apply to the fashion industry including the circular economy and best practices.

Join us for a discussion on; the main challenges of implementing sustainable practices in the fashion industry and how they are being addressed. Find out how sustainability industry professionals can get involved and make an impact.

Event Details:

Date: February 7th, 2019

Location: Fashion Institute of Design and Manufacturing (FIDM), Downtown Los Angeles

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Panelists:

  • Jaclyn Allen, Director, Corporate Sustainability, GUESS?, Inc.
  • Jennifer Gilbert, CMO, I:CO
  • Kristine Upesleja, LA Textiles & Materials Manager, FIDM / Founder, Madisons Innovative Materials

Moderator:

Jessica Aldridge, Adventures in Waste & EcoJustice Radio Host

Details

Date:
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ype-la-presents-sustainable-fashion-and-the-circular-economy-tickets-53840200489

Organizer

Kiran Srivastava
Phone:
Board Member

Venue

605 W. Olympic Blvd – 3rd floor
Standard Oil Building, Los Angeles, CA 90017 United States
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