A PIONEER EVENT

About the Fashionology Summit

Bangladesh has many revolutionary contributions to global apparel business in last several decades. Now the face of apparel business is changing. In this era of Innovation and tech disruption, Bangladesh promises again to be a partner of the ongoing digital revolution in apparel industry.

Stats from First Edition Fashionology Summit

17

Speakers

25

Partners

15

Countries

7

Delegates

450

Exhibitor

Digitalization The Next Destination

Event Schedule



09:00 AM-09:30 AM

REGISTRATION

09:30 AM-10:15 AM

WELCOME NOTES

Chief Guest:

Mr. Md. Shahidul Haque, Sr. Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

Special Guest:

1. H.E. Ms. Rensje Teerink, Ambassador and Head of Delegation, Delegation of European Union to Bangladesh

2. H.E. Ms. Winnie Estrup Petersen, Ambassador,  Embassy of Denmark to Bangladesh

3. Mr. Faruque Hassan, Honorary Consul General, Consulate of Greece in Dhaka, Bangladesh & Sr. Vice President, BGMEA

4. Mr. Md. Salim Rahman, Managing Director, KDS Group

5. Mr. Md. Mohiuddin Ahmed, Director, Pioneer Denim Limited

10:15 AM-11:15 AM

SESSION 01: DIGITALIZATION OF SUPPLY CHAIN – TO CUT COSTS AND LEAD TIMES

Keynote Speaker & Moderator: Ms. Brooke Roberts Islam, Co-Director, Brooke Roberts Innovation Agency

Speaker 1: Ms. Wendy Jo Werner, Country Manager, International Finance Corporation

Speaker 2: Ms. Shwapna Bhowmick, Country Manager, Marks & Spencer

Speaker 3: Mr. David Leprovost, Channel Sales Director - Asia & South East Asia, LECTRA

Speaker 4: Mr. Asif Zahir, Managing Director, Sindabad.com

11:20 AM-11:35 AM

COFFEE / TEA BREAK

11:30 AM-11:45 AM

INDIVIDUAL KEYSLOT

Mr.Stephane Boivin, CEO, Pivot88

11:45 AM-12:45 PM

SESSION 02: TRANSPARENCY IN GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Lars Doemer, Co-Founder, GoBlu
Moderator: Mr. David Hasanat, Chairman, Viyellatex Group
Speaker 1: Mr. Basirun Nabi Khan, Relations & Public Affairs Manager, H&M
Speaker 2: Ms. Naureen Chowdhury, Program Manager - Bangladesh, C&A Foundation
Speaker 3: Mr. Veit Geise, Ex. Vice President, VF Asia
Speaker 4: Mr. Jonas Wand, Managing Director, Foursource Group GmbH

12:45 PM-02:15 PM

LUNCH BREAK

02:15 PM-03:15 PM

SESSION 03: INNOVATION FOR THE ERA OF FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Moin Roberts Islam, Technology Development Manager, Fashion Innovation Agency
Moderator: Mr. Asif Ibrahim, Vice Chairman, Newage Group
Speaker 1: Ms. Ann Runnel, CEO, Reverse Resource
Speaker 2: Mr. Suman Bethapudi, Cradle-to-Cradle, Manager, C&A Sourcing
Speaker 3: Mr. Syed M Tanvir, Director, Pacific Jeans Limited
Speaker 4: Mr. Jonathon Zornow, Inventor, SEWBO
Speaker 5: Mr. Michael Lock, IT, Business Development & Management Executive, Gerber Technology 

03:20 PM-04:20 PM

SESSION 04: TECHNOLOGY FOR DECENT WORK AND ENVIRONMENT

Keynote Speaker: Ms. SK Jenefa K Jabbar, Director - Human Rights & Legal Aid Services, BRAC
Speaker 1: Mr. Rana Alok Singh, Regional Director South Asia, Ethical Trading Initiative
Speaker 2: Ms. Sofie Nordstrom, Co - Founder, QuizRR
Speaker 3: Mr. Petri Alava, CEO, Infinited Fiber
Speaker 4: Mr. Kiran Gokathoti, Sustainability Manager, Bangladesh, H&M
Speaker 5: Ms. Nazma Akter, Executive Director, Awaz Foundation

04:25 PM-04:40 PM

COFFEE / TEA BREAK

04:40 PM-05:40 PM

SESSION 05: POLICY DIALOGUE ON FUTURE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

Keynote Speaker & Moderator: Mr. Anir Chowdhury, Policy Advisor, a2i - Access to Information
Keynote Speaker: Ms. Sarah Krasley, CEO, Shimmy Technologies
Speaker 1: Mr. Derrick Brown, Mission Director, USAID
Speaker 2: Dr. Jurgen Bischoff, Senior Advisor, GIZ
Speaker 4: Mr. Jalal Ahmed, Executive Director, SEIP
Speaker 5: Mr. Naser Ezaz Bijoy, CEO - Bangladesh, Standard Chartered Bank

05:45 PM-06:15 PM

CLOSING REMARKS

Chief Guest:
Mr. Md. Tipu Munshi, Honourable Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Special Guests:
Mr. Md. Atiqul Islam, Mayor Dhaka North City Corporation & Former President, BGMEA
Mr. Md. Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin, President, The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce & Industries (FBCCI)
Dr. Rubana Huq, President (Elected), BGEMA & Managing Director, Mohammadi Group
H.E. Mr. H.G.J. Harry Verweij, Ambassador, The Kingdom of the Netherlands Embassy, Bangladesh
Mr. Nasir Uddin, Chairman, Pacific Jeans Limited

06:30 PM-07:00 PM

DIGITAL TECH RUNWAY SHOW

07:30 PM-08:30 PM

NETWORKING DINNER

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HALL 1 / GULNAKSHA HALL
International Convention City Bashundhara, Dhaka-Bangladesh

Kuril Bishwa Road (Next to 300 ft, Purbachal Express Hwy,
Dhaka 1229.

HALL 1 / GULNAKSHA HALL
International Convention Hall City Bashundhara, Dhaka-Bangladesh

Kuril Bishwa Road (Next to 300 ft, Purbachal Express Hwy,
Dhaka 1229.

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HALL 1 / GULNAKSHA HALL
International Convention Hall City Bashundhara, Dhaka-Bangladesh

Kuril Bishwa Road (Next to 300 ft, Purbachal Express Hwy,
Dhaka 1229.

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Programme Details

Name: Ronaldo König

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