On December 12, 2019, under the guidance of Shanghai Textile Association, Shanghai Chamber of Commerce and Industry Textile and Garment Association and Changning District Commercial Committee, hosted by Shanghai Garment (Group) Co., Ltd., co-organized by Ding Shi Group, CORAL Shan arc, SynTao (520 Social Responsibility Day ), "International Sustainable Fashion Industry Innovation Summit 2019" co-organized by Shihong Culture was grandly held. Mr. Michael Stanley Jones, Co-Secretary-General of the United Nations Sustainable Fashion Coalition and Head of Program Management of the Ecosystem Division of the United Nations Environment Programme, Ms. Zhong Xiaomin, Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Changning District Committee, Deputy District Chief of the Changning District People's Government, Production by the China Textile Industry Federation Ms. Zhang Wei, deputy director of the promotion department and deputy director of China Textile Information Center, leaders of the summit guidance unit Shanghai Textile Association, Shanghai Chamber of Industry and Commerce Textile and Apparel Chamber of Commerce, and responsible comrades from Changning District Commerce Committee, SASAC and other relevant units and departments in Changning District attended Summit.
With the theme of "sustainable is new fashion", the summit focused on topics such as global sustainable fashion trends, sustainable changes in the industrial chain, new trends and practices of sustainable fashion, and gathered topics from sustainable, fashion, and innovation. Experts and representatives of brand companies will jointly discuss the current status and future trends of the sustainable fashion industry, advocate low-carbon, green, healthy, intelligent and fashionable lifestyles, and promote the development of sustainable fashion industry.
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Michael Stanl ey -Jones: [Reinventing Fashion: Fashion Adaptability of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development]
Michael Stanley-Jones said that the global value chain is breaking, local production and distribution are constantly increasing, and consumer values are also undergoing huge changes. They are gradually rejecting fast fashion and turning to second-hand clothing. To achieve the overall goal of the United Nations Sustainable Fashion Alliance's "Changing the Way of Fashion", Shanghai plays a crucial leading role. He hopes that more stakeholders from around the world can join in and jointly promote the implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.
Joint Secretary-General of the United Nations Sustainable Fashion Coalition
Head of Programme Management, Division of Ecosystems, United Nations Environment Programme
Simon Collins: [Global Sustainable Fashion Trends]
Simon Collins shares global sustainable fashion trends from a design and technology perspective. He mentioned that good design requires a sense of responsibility, which is both a sense of social responsibility and a spirit of responsibility for good design. At the same time, coupled with the development of technology, the use of science and technology in design to find solutions, so that the clothing industry began to gradually break the traditional framework and seek more sustainable production methods.
Founder and CEO of Wedesign
Former Dean of New York's Parsons Fashion Institute
Former Nik e Creative Director, Asia Pacific
Dr. Melissa Wagner: [Sustainable is new fashion]
Based on her past research results, Dr. Melissa believes that sustainable development has become the mainstream trend. She has proposed the concept of "moral fashion" and believes that moral fashion has different solutions. She also mentioned that from organic fiber, organic cotton, to Tencel and other sustainable innovative new materials, the history of fiber development can reflect changes in consumer consumption.
Loughborough University Assistant Researcher
Former Adidas Product Manager
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Four guests, including Shi Fengjuan, General Manager of Shanghai Fashion Group, Wang Xiangrong, Deputy Dean of the School of Textile and Clothing Engineering, Suzhou University, Hu Lingling, Denim Group ’s Greater China Denim and Outfitting Business, and Shokay President Qiao Peiwei, focused on “Sustainable Transformation of the Industrial Chain "Shared the practices or measures of their respective companies or institutions in promoting the sustainable industry chain of the clothing industry, and also discussed the challenges encountered in the change. The organizer, on behalf of Ms. Shi Fengjuan, the general manager of Shanghai Fashion Group, also expressed the hope that this summit will link sustainable development resources at home and abroad, guide the public to pay more attention to sustainable development issues, re-examine the sustainable development status of the fashion industry supply chain, and promote More new material research and development and business innovation have a positive guiding role in promoting industrial upgrading.
Han Zhu, Art Director of Hanart, Vice President of Shanghai International Fashion Federation Zhou Jun, Executive Deputy Dean of Shanghai International Fashion and Creative College, Donghua University, Patrik Sandin, Chairman of The Natural Step, and Cheng Shiyi, Founder of Craft Plus, talk about sustainable consumption The opportunities and challenges faced on this topic, as well as the prospects for the future sustainable consumption field, shared their ideas.
Sustainable fashion has become a common topic in the international industry and the fashion industry and a new vane in the fashion industry. The fashion industry is one of the most polluted industries in the world. How to jointly build an eco-friendly and sustainable fashion through sustainable design, sustainable manufacturing and sustainable consumption is an important direction for the future development of the fashion industry. Sustainable development has been regarded by the industry as a new engine for the innovative economy of the fashion industry in the future.
The national level attaches great importance to the implementation of the sustainable development agenda. In October this year, General Secretary Xi Jinping stated in the congratulatory letter of the first Sustainable Development Forum, "China adheres to the development concepts of innovation, coordination, green, openness and sharing, promotes the high-quality development of China's economy, and fully implements the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. . "And Shanghai Clothing Group, as China's first state-owned clothing industry company, will work with many fashion brands to jointly implement the concept of sustainable, green environmental protection, and promote the sustainable development of the fashion and clothing industry.
Source: China Service Network