Advance your career as you learn about a new generation of textile  technologies that can provide improvements to the supply chain.

Invest in your future. These must attend workshops bring together like-minded participants from around the globe to provide a dynamic forum to exchange ideas, analyze innovative solutions, assess available resources and examine the materials manufacturing process first-hand through on-site mill visits.

The workshops encourage innovative design thinking and allow participants to explore new strategies that can have a positive impact and benefit their brand.

The workshops examine the current apparel and textile supply chain from fiber production through finished garment. Participants gain a deeper understanding of different approaches used to improve their sourcing decisions.

The lectures and onsite mill visits provide an excellent opportunity to learn about the current issues that make the lifecycle of textiles and clothing  unsustainable i.e. Water Misappropriation, Chemicals, Energy, Asset Stripping, Waste and Transport.

Participants are asked to assess their brand and determine which issues can be confronted by design. 

C.L.A.S.S. Education brings together participants and industry experts to facilitate an open discussion regarding the role of the fashion decision maker and future fashion systems.


PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOPS:                   January 22 - Jan 25, 2017 :                                  Eco-smart Innovations Bootcamp : Pitti Filati

April 18 - 22, 2017                                                 Eco-smart Innovations Bootcamp : Earth Day 2017

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Location: Milan, Italy

Workshop includes:

  • Participation in lectures and activities
  • Onsite mill visits/lectures
  • Round-trip private motor coach to mills 
  • Unlimited public transportation pass for Milan City Center 
  • Entrance to Fondazione Prada
  • Entrance to Leonardo DaVinci's Last Supper
  • Continental Breakfast