Future Wardrobe: Slow and Circular Fashion

Together with our selected startups, let’s explore how circular economy concepts are applied to the fashion industry

What will our future wardrobe look like? Which production and consumption models can we start applying today to ensure a more sustainable future? Material selection, design strategies, retail services and much more: Future Wardrobe is an online event on slow and circular fashion, organised together with 5 startups working in the circular economy and fashion field. Let’s see for real how the circular concepts can be applied to the fashion industry, and explore the concrete challenges this innovative small companies are facing in Switzerland today.

From baby clothes and repairable shoes, all the way to luxury watches, key pieces and sports garments, we will learn from the different business models and exchange with the entrepreneurs in small groups.

The event will be held in English and participation is on donation basis.

PROGRAM

18:00 Welcome & introduction

18:10 Keynote speaker: Paul Folkes-Arellano, Founder of Circuthon® Consulting

18:30 Startups presentation

VYN: the first repairable sneaker

Manusia: a Swiss brand with values

ID Genève: the most eco-innovative watch in Switzerland

MINILOOP: Organic baby clothes rental

T2Riff: organic, recycled and fair sportswear

19:05 Breakout sessions with the startups (rotating virtual rooms)

19:45 Closing

This event is organised by the Circular Economy Transition programme in Switzerland that is run by Impact Hub and sanu durabilitas, and funded by MAVA foundation.

Please note that by registering and participating in this event, you agree to the recording of your appearance and/or your voice, which Verein Impact Hub Basel can publish in photos, videos and accompanying sound recordings via online and offline media and for marketing purposes.

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Diese Veranstaltung wird von den Schweizer Programms “Circular Economy Transition”, das vom Impact Hub und sanu durabilitas durchgeführt und von der Stiftung MAVA finanziert wird.

Bitte beachte, dass du mit der Anmeldung und Teilnahme an dieser Veranstaltung der Aufnahme deines Auftritts und/oder deiner Stimme zustimmst die der Verein Impact Hub Basel in Fotos, Videos und begleitenden Tonaufnahmen über Online- und Offline-Medien und zu Marketingzwecken veröffentlichen kann.

The event is finished.