Fashion Roundtable host a series of on-going talks and events, including those of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Textiles and Fashion at the Houses of Parliament.

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07/02/2019 Fash-Tech, AI and Fashion Futures

6 - 6.30pm Networking
6.30 - 8pm Panel
8.00 - 8.30pm Q&A
8.30 - 9pm Networking

Want to understand the future of fashion and how to integrate innovation into your business? Scared of all things tech, yet want to have the future in your hands? Worried about sustainability in supply chains and want to create a more transparent business model? Excited to learn more about what AI will bring to fashion and opportunities for an inclusive fashion industry?
All these questions and more will be debated at our event on 07/02 just before LFW.

GCU London
40 - 48 Fashion Street
Spitalfields, London, E1 6PX


05/12/2018 Fashion and Sustainability

APPG for Textiles and Fashion Sustainability and Fashion Parliamentary roundtable, organised by Fashion Roundtable Location: Houses of Parliament, Portcullis House Room S, Please allow up to 30 minutes to clear security, roundtable 5 - 6pm. Invitation Only

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Past Events:

Brexit and Fashion December 2017 Speakers: Nick Vinson Vinson and Co, Jack Karet Head of Fashion DCMS, Derin Adebiyi ISM, Jack Tindale Policy Connect, Kate Wicklow Senior Policy Advisor GuildHE

Brexit and Fashion January 2018 Speakers: Jack Powell Creative Industries Federation, Sophie Leach Assistant General Secretary NSEAD, Paula Gazzard CHEAD, Bev Malik Fashion Roundtable, Eszter Kantor Fashion Roundtable, Dan Farraway Assay Corporate Finance, Sam White Head of Retail BEIS

APPG Event: Fashion Trade with China March 2018 Speakers: Jack Porteous CBBC, Huishan Zhang Designer, Alice McInerey JD Fashion, Paul Tyce, Martyn Roberts GFW, David Lloyd Alibaba.

#areyourepresented Ethnic Representation in the Fashion Industry April 2018 Speakers: Kenya Hunt Deputy Editor ELLE UK, Karen Binns Fashion Roundtable, Natasha Sivanandan Former Barrister and Race Equalities Officer, Karen Alexander Curator and Researcher at CSM, ICA, BFI, Rahemur Rahman Designer and Lecturer, Eszter Kantor Fashion Roundtable, Saiqa Majeed CEO and Founder of Saiqa London, Frederica Boateng Fashion Lecturer and Strategist.

APPG event: Commonwealth Fashion May 2018 Speakers: Daniel Hatton Founder of The Commonwealth Fashion Council, Ozwald Boateng OBE Designer, Lakshmi Kaul CII, Safia Iman Global Conscious Movement, Erzumah Ackerson CEO and Founder of Bestow Elan, Sophie Charbonneau CEO of Varana World, Tamsin Lejeune CEO The Common Objective, Paige Earlam Plexus Cotton.

Sustainability and Geopolitics May 2018 Speakers: Anna Fitzpatrick Fashion Roundtable Orsola De Castro Creative Director and Co-Founder Fashion Revolution, Richard Malone Designer, Bethany Williams Designer, Daniel Hatton Founder of the Commonwealth Fashion Council, Christina Tiran The Sustainable Angle.

Body Image and Identity Politics June 2018 Speakers: Caryn Franklin MBE Academic and Multi-Platform Broadcaster, Rebecca Weef Smith Editor of Goldie Magazine, Grace Victory Vlogger and Author, Grace Woodward Presenter and Stylist, Kelly Knox Model and Diversity Advocate, Jacob Mallinson Bird Academic, Model and Drag Artist.

The Power of Influence July 2018 Speakers: Katharine Hamnett CBE Designer and Activist, Dr. Lisa Cameron MP Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Textiles and Fashion, Christine Megson Integrated Public Services Consultant and Coordinator for the Fabian Women's Network Mentoring Scheme, Karen Binns Fashion Roundtable, Carson McColl Chief Whip at Gareth Pugh and Co-Founder of Rawpowermovement, Anna Murray Co-Founder and Creative Director at Patternity, Jessie Brinton Writer and Former Features Editor at Sunday Times Style.

#areyourepresented GFW June 2018 Speakers: Karen Binns Fashion Roundtable, Bev Malik Fashion Roundtable, Karen Williams TV Presenter and Stylist, Frederica Boateng Fashion Academic

#areyourepresented Citadel Festival July 2018 Speakers: Karen Binns Fashion Roundtable, Karen Williams TV Presenter and Stylist, Rahemur Rahman Designer, Frederica Boateng Fashion Academic.

#areyourepresented Wilderness Festival August 2018 Speakers: Dr Royce Mahawatte Senior Lecturer in Cultural Studies CSM, Bev Malik Fashion Roundtable, Rahemur Rahman Designer, Isabella Silvers Digital Commercial writer Hearst and Hearst BAME.

Transparency Pure London July 2018 Speakers: Jodi Muter-Hamilton CEO and Founder Black Neon Digital, Sophie Slater Birdsong London, Tamsin Lejeune CEO The Common Objective, Eszter Kantor Fashion Roundtable.

Fashion and Brexit Pure London July 2018 Speakers: Alistair Knox ASBCI, Eszter Kantor Fashion Roundtable, Samuel Nicholls Fashion Roundtable, Frances Card Luxury Fashion Consultant.

Body Image & Identity Politics Fashion Roundtable x The Hox Holborn September 2018 Workshop led by Caryn Franklin MBE, curated shop with Paradise Row, Birdsong London, Milk Tooth London and Gather and See. Speakers: Jacob Mallinson Bird, Chidera Eggerue, Grace Woodward, Jules Von Hep, Farrah Storr and Caryn Franklin MBE.

Fashion in the Global Marketplace November 2018 APPG for Textiles and Fashion /APPG for IP Speakers: Dids MacDonald – CEO Anti-Copying in Design, Ahlya Fateh – Managing Director AMANDA WAKELEY, John Greager – Commercial Litigator and IP Lawyer, Samuel Young – Creative Industries Federation

1st Anniversary Event: Fashion & Brexit Speaker: Rushanara Ali MP, Zowie Broach Head of Fashion RCA, Cozette McGreery, Professor Swati Dhingra Associate Professor of Economics LSE, Lucy Harris Leavers of Britain, Darren Grimes Institute of Economic Affairs, Katharine Hamnett CBE