Fashion Summit (HK) 2021
  • Day 1 (9 Sep)
  • Day 2 (10 Sep)
10:00 – 10:05
Welcome Remarks

Hon. Felix Chung Kwok-pan, Chairman of Fashion Summit (HK) 2021

10:05 – 10:10
Keynote Speech by Guest of Honour

Mr. Edward Yau Tang-wah, GBS, JP, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, HKSAR Government

10:10 – 10:15
Opening Speech

Mr. Richard Cheng, Chairman of Clothing Industry Training Authority

10:30 – 12:00
Panel Discussion 1:
What are the Designs for the Future?

Dr. Alison Gwilt, Associate Professor of Design, University of New South Wales

Mr. Vincent Li, Director & Designer of VINCENT LI

Ms. Aurelie Pernel, Design Manager of DORINA

Prof. Thomas C. C. Wong, Chairman of Institute of International Sustainable Development

Moderator:

Ms. Karen Ho
Head of Corporate and Community Sustainability, WWF-Hong Kong

12:00 – 14:00
Lunch
14:00 – 15:30
Panel Discussion 2:
Consumer Engagement in the Digital Age: Strategic Marketing for a Global and Local Audience

Ms. Adelene Chan, Key Account Manager of Google

Ms. Veronica Chou, Director of Novel Fashion Investments; Founder & CEO of Everybody & Everyone

Ms. Christine Chow, Co-founder & Creative Director of Tove & Libra

Mr. Giovanni Musillo, General Manager of Hong Kong & APAC, Goxip

Ms. Fiona Tang, Business Development Executive (Asia Pacific) of Hawke Media

Ms. Qing Zhang, Brand Manager, Klee Klee

Moderator:

Ms. Janice Wang
CEO of Alvanon

15:30 – 16:00
Networking Break
16:00 – 17:30
Panel Discussion 3:
Are we failing the future of fashion with the lack of sustainability education?

Dr. Chris K. Y. Lo, Associate Professor, Institute of Textiles and Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Ms. Morgane Parizot, Education Director of REDRESS

Ms. Sara Stefanski, Senior Director, Global Sustainability & Responsibility Strategy, VF Corporation

Ms. Miruna Vlad, Dirty Laundry – Amsterdam Fashion Institute (AMFI)

Moderator:

Ms. Tanja Wessels
Co-founder & Head of Communications, Revive Consulting

Close of Day 1
10:00 – 10:10
Opening Address

Ms. Jersey Yuen, Assistant Head of Create Hong Kong, HKSAR Government

Ms. Vanessa Cheung, Group Managing Director of Nan Fung Development Ltd.

Mr. Richard Cheng, Chairman of Clothing Industry Training Authority

10:15 – 10:30
Keynote Presentation

Ms. Lindita Xhaferi-Salihu, Sectors Engagement Lead, UN Climate Change – Global Climate Action

10:30 – 12:00
Panel Discussion 4:
Future Fashion Materials

Mr. Hong Lee, Assurance Specialist of Textile Exchange

Mr. Peter Majeranowski, CEO & Co-founder of Circ

Ms. Karin Malmstrom, Director, China & Northeast Asia, Cotton Council International

Mr. Rex Mok, Global VP Technical Marketing & Development of Lenzing Group

Ms. Akanksha Sharma, Head of Customer Engagement & Strategic Projects, TextileGenesis

Moderator:

Ms. Joyce Chau
Director Asia Pacific of amfori

12:00 – 14:00
Lunch
14:00 – 15:30
Panel Discussion 5:
Multifaceted Virtual Fashion

Mr. Roger Chan, Executive Director & COO of Cobalt Fashion Holding Limited

Ms. Christina Jiang, Head of Business Development Team I, TENCENT

Mr. Well Lam, Managing Director (China) of High Fashion International Limited

Ms. Sharon Lim, Co-founder & CEO of Browzwear

Ms. Ayumi Takeyama, Digital Solution Consultant of SHIMA SEIKI

Moderator:

Mr. Alexander Chan
Co-Director of The Mills Fabrica

15:30 – 15:50
Networking Break
15:50 – 17:20
Panel Discussion 6:
Green Finance - Resilient to Changes

Dr. Peter Cheng, Chairman of Hanbo Enterprises Limited

Ms. Jenny Chow, Chief Compliance Officer, UNDP SDG Innovative Finance

Prof. George G. Q. Huang, Chair Professor & Head of Department, Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

Mr. Hugo Petit, CFO of Re:newcell

Mr. Paul Yeung, Managing Director and Head of Sales & Client Coverage, Business Banking, Commercial Banking, HSBC

Moderator:

Prof. Emil Chan
FinTech Committee Chairman of Smart City Consortium

Close of Day 2