Have you ever attended an event, by chance, that left you mindblown with some value-adding strategies for your business? As a fashion entrepreneur, to get the opportunity to interact with like-minded individuals and for your brand to grow as well, you need to make a deliberate decision to attend events, and not leave them to chance.
This column is designed to keep you updated on the events, centred around fashion, business amongst others, that are taking place this week. Last week, we made a list of insightful events such as the brand-building seminar, fashion-tech innovation that was beneficial to fashion business owners.
Let’s get to it then!
MasterCard SME Masterclass
MasterCard, the organisers of this event, believes that small businesses have an important part to play in achieving a sustainable and inclusive growth where everyone has equal access to a better life. This event would feature interactive sessions which are designed to power small businesses and help them adapt to changing commercial environments.
The event would feature a range of business and financial experts such as Bankole Williams, Steve Harris and Wonuola Okoye. They would also be sharing insights, tips and advice that will assist the advancement of business owners, including fashion business owners.
The event is happening on September 30 by 11 am, and you can click here to register.
Innovating Fashion Through Tech And Sustainability
A sustainable fashion brand is one that employs practices and methods which are not harmful to the environment at large, and more sustainable brands keep emerging by the day. This event, amongst other things, is set to cover the in’s and out’s of sustainability and fashion tech in today’s evolving industry.
With speakers such as Lotte Pongers, a fashion career and life coach in the luxury fashion industry and Chiaro D’Amato, the logistics and distribution analyst at Kering, this event is set to cover many angles about fashion tech in today’s global environment.
It is holding on September 29 by 1 pm. To register, click here.
Nigerian Women Business Summit
The Association for Women Business Network is a coalition of different associations which are focused on business and career development of its members, and they are the organisers of this event.
The 3-day event is open to women all over the world to discuss how women-owned brands or businesses can be scaled for impact. The event would also feature a virtual exhibition, B2B workshops, the launch of the Women National Business Agenda and a Women Business Empowerment Fund.
Running through from September 29 till October 1, you can click here to register.
Future Fashion Consumption
Future Fashion Consumption is organised by The Immersive Kind to put a spotlight on emerging practices and mindsets at the forefront of fashion creation. The organisers strive to develop a sustainable ecosystem for the digital world to coexist with the real world and vice versa.
This event would also feature discussions, with fashion designers, creative technologists amongst a few, around discovering the interdisciplinary digital art, fashion, as well as technology innovators.
This event is holding on September 30 by 6 pm, and you can click here to register.
Venture Capital, Business Angels and Startups
INSEAD is one of the world’s leading and largest graduate business schools that brings together people, cultures and ideas to develop responsible leaders who transform business and society, and they are the organisers of this event.
This workshop is designed to take an in-depth look into the world of venture capital, business angels and startups. Discussion around how to benefit from a venture capitalist or business angel, how to be identified as a high-performing startup or brand, amongst others would hold.
This event is taking place on September 29 by 10 am. You can click here to register.
These are some of the events happening around the world this week that can be of benefit to you as a fashion entrepreneur.