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Monday 17 september 2018

10.30am – 10.50am : Keynote Optitex
Speakers : David Balouka, Optitex
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

11am – 12noon: DITF round table: Digital textile microfactories as response to the market demand for local and chain production
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Christian Kaiser, Ditf / Didier Dubesset, Grafitroniks / Michael Nothelfer, Caddon / Mike Horsten, HP / Romain Pouzol, Quatrecarre/ Thomas Brinkhoff, Dürkopp Adler
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

1.15pm – 1.45pm : Keynote TCBL
Speakers : Jesse Marsh, Tcbl
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

2.15pm – 3pm : Avantex round table: the sustainable dimension of innovating materials and processes
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers : Brice Auckenthaler, Tilt Ideas/ Elodie Ternaux, Hyloh/ Mara Poggio, Ceti/ Alain Claudot, Eco TLC/ Pirjo Kääriäinen, Aalto University
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

3.15pm – 4.15pm : Avantex round table: eco-printing and eco-dyeing: prospective technics?
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers : Aurélia Wolff, Whole / Elise Hallab, Artiste Sérigraphe/ Jérémie Blache, PILI / Clément Bottier, ENSAMA
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

 

Tuesday 18 september 2018

11am – 11.20pm : Keynote Coloreel
Speaker : Mattias Nordin, Coloreel
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

11.30am – 12.30pm : Vertigo Autumn-Winter 2019-2020, trends conference
Speakers : Louis Gérin / Grégory Lamaud, AD Texworld Paris
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

2pm – 3pm : Avantex round table: Fashion brands and influencers: appearance of paths to follow
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Ertan Anadol, AdMingle-Tanke/ Franziska Müller von der Ahé, Glutamat/ Johanna Lifschutz, Jlink/ Loïc Winckelmans, Retviews
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

3.15pm – 4.15pm : Avantex round table: intangible innovation for the performance of creative industries: the exemplary programme of the R3ilab
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Amaury Poudray, Networks/ Antoine Vaesken, Les Tissages de Charlieu/ Clara Hardy, Sericyne/ Gilles Muller, Ré-Active/ Grégoire Guyon, Armor Lux/ Hubert Federspiel, Ouest Developpement/ Luc Dognin, Dognin
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

 

Wednesday 19 september 2018

11pm – 12noon : The use, effects and developments of VR / AR / MR in the fashion industry
Moderator: Valérie Lamontagne, AMFI
Speakers: Kim Schoenmakers, AMFI / Pip Balhuizen, AMFI / Lisette Vonk, AMFI
Language: English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

1.30pm – 2.30pm : BPI France / Avantex : France – Taïwan, opportunities for an innovative textile-clothing sector
Moderators: Agnès Laurent-Moreau, BPI France / Mael M’Baye, BPI France
Speakers: Audrey-Laure Bergenthal, Euveka / Marc Frouin, BioSerenity / Véronique Cuziol, Business France / Jasper Wu, Maxtek / Alex Chong, Texxar
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

3.30pm – 4.30pm : Avantex Fashion Pitch
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Language : French & English
Translation from French to English & from English to French
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

 

Thursday 20 september 2018

11am – 12noon : Fashion schools commit to innovation integration in classical Fashion
Moderator: Gilles Muller, Re-active
Speakers: Christine Walter-Bonini, ESMOD / Carine Andrès Vauclair, AICP / Valérie Lamontagne, AMFI / Chantal Fouqué, La Fabrique / Jael Petit-Fournier, Jaëlys
Language: French
Translation from French to English
Where: Agora Avantex Paris

February 2018 conferences

Transparencies and new materials, the strengths and constraints of European manufacturers

Avantex Paris & Dorbirn GFC - boosting innovation

Which effects the progresses in robotics and artificial intelligence will have on our way to design clothes?

V-Commerce and AI to improve the customer experience, how physical retailing can also benefit from these innovations?

When new technologies intervene in the service of style, trend versus long-term bias. What about serial production?

Avantex Fashion Pitch 

Are tomorrow's materials what we think they are? What is an ecological garment?

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