Agenda Day 1 - 29 May 2019

10:00 - Host Introduction

Lucy Siegle
Journalist & Broadcaster, BBC/Observer

10:15 - How Mass Customisation & Innovation are Keeping Skills Alive


Kate Dawson
Owner & Director, The All-in-One Company

11:15 - Support on the Inside, Support on the Outside

Barbara Burton
Executive Creative Founder, Behind Bras

12:00 - Fast or Slow Fashion: Which Does the UK do Best?

Panel discussion with:

Pheobe English
Designer & Founder, Pheobe English

 

 


Jenny Holloway
CEO, Fashion Enter

 

 


Julia Redman
Head of Buying, M&Co

14:00 - Craftsmanship Versus Technology

Panel discussion with:

Mark Randle
Technical Director, Galaxius Systems Ltd.

 

 


Prof. Stephen Russell
Director, Future Fashion Factory

 

 


Andy Ogden
Director & General Manager, English Fine Cottons

 

 


Nick Keyte
Managing Director, Gieves & Hawkes

15:00 - The Future of the Factory is the Factory of the Future

Hareesh Kallambella
Senior Production Manager, Burberry

16:00 - How to Make a Million in Brexit Britain

Ed Oxley
Director & Founder, HebTroCo

 

 


Brant Richards
Director & Founder, HebTroCo

Agenda Day 2 - 30 May 2019

10:00 - Host Introduction

Kate Hills
Founder, Make it British

10:15 - 100% Made in England

Tom Glover
Managing Director, Peregrine

11:15 - Small Batch Manufacturing

Panel discussion with:

Diana Kakkar
Founder & Garment Manufacturer, MAES London

 


Adam Robertson
Managing Director, Kalopsia Collective

 

 


David Williams
Managing Director, Knit Design Centre / Stoll GB

12:15 - The Truth About Branding

Simon Middleton
Brand Advisor, Simon Middleton Company

14:00 - How to Get Noticed By High End Retailers

Tori Murphy
Designer & Founder, Tori Murphy Ltd.

15:00 - IP: The Basics and the B Word

Sarah Talland
Trade Mark Attorney, Potter Clarkson

 

 


Dave Holt
Associate, Potter Clarkson

16:00 - Made Here, Sold Everywhere

Paul Alger
Director of International Affairs, UKFT

16:45 - Closing Remarks

Kate Hills
Founder, Make it British

Please note: All seminar times are subject to change.