Sustainable Fashion: Timeless or Trendy? A Must Event! Jan 17th

Sustianable Fashion Timeless or Trendy Green Dress

Sustainable fashion has been gaining popularity in recent years. But where is it heading and is this a passing trend or a lasting change?

Columbia Business School presents a panel discussion on the future of sustainable fashion, the challenges of designing sustainably, and reaching the mainstream fashion retailers and fashion lovers.

The panel consists of:

MODERATOR
Christa Dowling, Global Cultural Advisor and Journalist, Author, Former Editor-in -Chief, Conde Nast/Vogue, Germany
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PANELISTS
Yael Aflalo, Founder and CEO, Reformation (designs from repurposed fabrics) www.thereformation.com
Sass Brown, Acting Assistant Dean School of Art and Design, FIT, Author   www.ecofashiontalk.com
Raz Godelnik, Adjunct Professor at CUNY, the New School, and University of Delaware;  Founder, Hemper Jeans, an eco-fashion jeans company using hemp www.hemperjeans.com
Gretchen Jones, Eco-Fashion Designer; Project Runway Season 8 Winner  www.gretchenjonesnyc.com
Catherine Tyc, Filmmaker  (working on sustainable fashion documentary)  http://swapthemovie.wordpress.com/
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Event Details:
Date: Thursday, January 17, 2013
Time: 6:00 – 6:30 Doors Open and Early Networking
           6:30 – 8:00 Program
           8:00 – 9:00 Reception and Fashion Alley
Location: Chadbourne and Parke LLP, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, 23rd Floor
Cost: $25 for CBSAC/NY, NYBSC, Manhattan Chamber of Commerce Members, and students, $40 for non-members

$60 for all walk-ins if space is available.

For more information and ticket purchase click HERE.

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