Have you been looking for online events and conferences to attend this week to boost your experience and exposure as a fashion entrepreneur? Well, look no further as we’re presenting events, ranging from fashion to business that you can attend this week.
Conferences, seminars, and workshops, whether virtual or physical give many entrepreneurs the time to stop and take a look at the wider industry. To stay updated on the latest happenings and trends, as it is easy for an entrepreneur to be unaware of what’s happening outside their circle, attending events with a bag of opportunities is very important.
Let’s get down to it then. Here are some of the events happening this week that, as a fashion entrepreneur, you can take advantage of.
How To Start Your Fashion Design Business From Home With No Money
Image Lab School is a school of excellence that was born out a desire to promote a new era of fashion professionals. With different uniquely crafted courses, they have been able to utilize knowledge from industry experts to help their students develop their skills, as well as introduce them to renowned market leaders.
In this workshop, Nova Lorraine who is an award-winning fashion designer, author, and founder of Raine Magazine would be sharing 5 key components on how to successfully launch your fashion business from home, whether it is in apparel, beauty, accessories or fashion tech.
The event is slated to hold virtually on July 1 by 5 pm. To register, you can click here.
Financing Young Entrepreneurs
Standard Chartered, a company that offers international banking services, in collaboration with Business Fights Poverty is organizing a session on how to find innovative ideas and tangible solutions for financing young entrepreneurs.
With different experts from all over the world, such as Tapera Jeffery Muzira, the coordinator for jobs for youth in Africa at the African Development Bank, and many more, will be identifying new models and bankable business ideas for innovative young entrepreneurs to thrive especially during this pandemic.
Happening on the 30th of June by 9 am. Click here to register.
Project management is one of the skills that a fashion business owner surely needs to be equipped with. Because launching a new business is a project with many uncertainties, having a good understanding of the basics of project management is fundamental. The Global Institute of Project Management, Africa is organizing a training session to guide entrepreneurs through the fundamentals of project management.
During this training also, attendees will get a clear and simple introduction to project management methodologies as well as project analysis, design, and evaluation to help kick start a fantastic business.
The venue for this event is 30, Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, Cement Bus-stop, Dopemu, Ikeja, Lagos State, and it is holding on July 4 by 10 am. Click here to register.
Building Brands In The Covid-19 Period
The Fashion and BeautyTech Community, owned by Odile Roujol, is a platform and community set up to advise start-up entrepreneurs on the different ways to thrive in their business, hence making them mission-driven and data-driven entrepreneurs.
In a conversation with experts, this webinar focuses on how entrepreneurs can make the most out of the pandemic to build their businesses, with emphasis on packaging and crowdfunding.
This virtual event is taking place on June 30 by 5 pm WAT. To register, click here.
The Future Of Fashion Is Virtual
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many events such as the fashion weeks and runway shows have had to be made virtual, an example of such is the virtual runway which Anifa Mvuemba delivered. In light of this, Holition and INTERLACED are organizing a panel discussion on virtual fashion, its impact in the real world, as well as the opportunities present for fashion brands.
Hosting a range of fashion business owners, this discussion is recommended for entrepreneurs in the fashion, beauty, retail, and luxury industries, as well as anyone interested in fashion innovation, consumer behavior, and emerging technologies.
This event is going to take place by 6:30 pm on the 2nd of July. To be a part of this discussion, click here.
Off The Page: Managing Wellbeing And Resilience At Work
In recent times, employers have had to deal with reduced productivity at work due to the stress employees face or the general dip in work enthusiasm.
Kogan Page is organizing this webinar with wellbeing experts Cary Cooper and Susan Kahn to overcome the challenges of taking care of wellbeing in the new world of work. Drawing on their experience and expertise, this webinar will be focusing on discovering how to develop and maintain mental resilience and wellbeing tools to help one’s career, business, and team thrive and not just to survive.
To register for this event taking place on June 29 by 12:30 pm, click here.
E-commerce Website Training
Fast Track Technology, a company that delivers award-winning, functional and beautiful websites that are technically compliant across a range of prices, is organizing a free 7 hours intensive e-commerce website training. Without previous coding knowledge, in this training, attendees are guaranteed to learn how to professionally set up a profitable e-commerce business in Nigeria.
For young entrepreneurs, including fashion entrepreneurs, who want to become financially independent and start an e-commerce business, this training covers how to develop the website, advertise it, integrate online payment gateway solutions into it, and many more.
The venue for this event is at 11, Seinde Calisto Crescent, Charity Bus-Stop, Oshodi, Lagos State. The event is holding on July 4 by 9 am. To register, check here.
Those are some of the events that you can leverage this week as a fashion entrepreneur to boost your business!Like 2