Programme

Textile Summercamps – Biarritz –
From August 30th to September 1st, 2017 

The metamorphosis of textiles for an environmentally sustainable future


DAY 1 (Wednesday 30th August)

10h00-18h00 Training course

CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY & SUSTAINABLE FASHION  By Gema GOMEZ, Slow Fashion Next,

Key points about Sustainable Fashion:
• What does it mean? It’s the moment?
• Circular Economy vs. Linear Economy (review of what they saw the day before).
• “Scale” Concept when we talk about sustainability.

NEW TYPES OF CONSUMERS: Responsible consumer/ Early adopter consumer/ Prosumer consumer/ Guilty-free consumer

New Markets, New Ideas: Diversity, Creativity, Small business Entrepreneurs with great ideas.
• Sustainable Materials and Processes
• Certifications and Standards that assure us “clean” productions.
• Packaging, logistics and retail.
• Pedagogy for a Consumption and Sustainable use of clothing.
• Innovative Materials

Big brands and their sustainable strategies

VIP Interview/ Sustainable strategies and projects by Michel Lopez – SNCF, France

The role of sustainable processes and materials for this emerging new industry.
Fabrics Workshop with real material from different suppliers:
Key concepts applied to each subject to understand their greater or lesser sustainability.


DAY 2 (Thursday 31st August)

10h00-11h00 – Guided tour of Cristobal BALENCIAGA Museo

11h00-17h00 – Training course

ECO DESIGN & COLLABORATIVE DESIGN

How to reduce the impact of your products and develop them with your community by Juliette Vauthier – CETI & Thibault Liebenguth- Agence Innovation Responsable (AIR)

  • Sustainability & CSR basics
  • Eco-design overview: Definition and product lifecycle approach
  • Collaborative design: concept and illustration for the textile industry

VIP Interview/ Andreas RÖHRICH, Director Product. Development WOLFORD, Austria


DAY 3 (Friday 1st September)

09h30-12h00 Training course:

FASHIONING FIBERS/ GLOBAL SOURCING AND ENVIRONMENT
By Pascal Denizart, CEO – CETI

  • Fibres vs environment – Mix and match
  • Solutions to increase sustainability
  • Recycling, Upcycling and re-engineering – New process and technology
  • Alternative ressources – Back to the roots & local production

VIP Interview

12h30-14h00 Lunch

14h30-16h30 Round table DEBATE “THE GREEN WAY”

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