Update | The International Sourcing Expo 2016
International Sourcing Expo: New regions uncovered. Seminar program expanded.
The International Sourcing Expo opens its doors in just over two months. Held concurrently with the Footwear & Leather Show along with the 16th China Clothing Textile Accessories Expo, meet, review and compare over 500 companies at this combined sourcing event for the apparel, textiles, accessories and footwear industry.
Full details of exhibitors will be released soon. Confirmed representation includes key sourcing hot spots such as India, China, Mauritius, Bangladesh, Hong Kong and Taiwan along with rapidly increasing sourcing regions such as Vietnam, Indonesia, Fiji, Cambodia and Pakistan, this is the one-stop destination for large enterprises, designers and small businesses to improve their supply chain and compare costs and services to help diversify and evolve their brand.
Again supported by the popular International Seminar Series, the program this year has been extended and features a great array of presentations from international and Australian speakers. The full program and bookings will open online soon. Topics include insights for the business of fashion and trend forecasts through to learning how to get the most out of existing sourcing partnerships.
Confirmed speakers include Milou Ket (Internationally renowned designer and stylist); Tony Bannister (Director, SCOUT); Mike Bellamy (Director, China Sourcing Information Center); Dave Giles-Kaye (CEO, Council of Textile & Fashion); John Szwede (Global Brand Manager, Volley); Elizabeth Formosa (Founder, Fashion Equipped); Paul Cowell (Global Head of Brand Marketing, Archroma Singapore); Neale O’Connor (School of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University); Jenny Roche (Ernst & Young) and Handloom Export Promotion Council India. With such a wealth of experience and expertise, it’s a must attend for industry visitors.
Proudly partnering with the Council of Textiles & Fashion along with the Australian Retailers Association and the Federation of Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO).
*Registration to one event allows immediate entry to all three.