Asia Fashion Summit
May 15-17, 2014, Singapore

Asia Fashion Summit 2014

Asia Fashion SummitThe Asia Fashion Summit (AFS), organised by the Textile & Fashion Federation (TaFf), is the region’s premier fashion and retail business conference. Into its fifth year, the event provides insights and expert views on topics that are important to fashion industry professionals and retailers in Asia.

Themed Asia’s Business Perspective this year fashion looks to the East as AFS 2014 provides a platform for industry practitioners to congregate under one roof and understand the intricacies of business opportunities in the dynamic Asian fashion market.

Asia Fashion Summit 2014AFS 2014 features engaging topics with renowned and inspiring fashion experts to encourage critical thinking and spark inspiration among local and international fashion practitioners. This year’s exciting line-up includes fashion experts such as Mr Prabal Gurung, Singapore born world-renowned Fashion Designer, Mr Rick Yoo, Managing Director, Lotte Shopping Global Fashion Division and Mr Harry Markl, Regional Managing Director, Zalora.

Participants can look forward to in-depth insights into the fashion business landscape with comprehensive and current set of topics that will be of interest and benefit to them. AFS 2014 also provides a sneak peek into the fashion trends forecast which will help practitioners keep a look out on what’s to come.

With presentations, interactive panel discussions and small group workshops, the three-day event will help retailers, fashion buyers, fashion entrepreneurs and designers refine their strategies, create compelling store experiences, and grow their customer bases.

Who: For brand owners, retailers, designers, creative directors, fashion buyers and fashion entrepreneurs

What: AFS 2014 features renowned keynote speakers who will inspire and stimulate the minds of fashion practitioners on the current topics that affect the fashion business landscape of today. From fashion forecasting to market strategies and ethical business practices, there are many takeaway lessons to derive from the vibrant and dynamic fashion Asian market.

Format: A one-day conference, followed by two-day workshops.
Conference Highlights:
  • Korea: The Fashion- Forward Nation – Mr Rick Yoo, Managing Director, Lotte Shopping Global Fashion Division
  • Fashion Business Forecast – Ms Vilislava Petrova, APAC Head of Content, WGSN
  • Entering China Market via E-Commerce Platform – Tmall and Tmal Global
  • The E-Tail Customer Experience in Asia – Mr Harry Markl, Regional Managing Director, Zalora
  • Building a Solid, Long Lasting Organisational Capability – Ms Jay Ann Jin, Business Development Division, LG Fashion Korea
  • In Conversation with Designer Mr Prabal Gurung
Asia Fashion Summit