The Fashioning an Ethical Industry team are putting together their annual conference which will take place on 11th March 2009 at the Rich Mix in London from 9.30am - 17.30pm.
This event will interrogate fashion to promote sustainable practice, bringing together students, tutors and industry experts to review current practice. The event will present pioneering methods and an opportunity to network and participate in key debates.
Speakers include: Dr Kate Fletcher author of Sustainable Fashion & Textiles, representatives from People Tree, Action Aid and Asda. Babul Akhter and Kalpone Akter will talk about their work to improve working conditions for workers in Bangladesh and Liz Leffman will share her knowledge on global sourcing.
Visit the website for further information including a podcast of last years event.