The Breakout sessions are talks in a more intimate setting for a select audience. Each time, three different breakout sessions have taken place simultaneously.
THESE WERE THE BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Since 2009 Kaat Debo is the managing DIRECTOR of MoMu, the fashion museum in Antwerp. For the museum she created more than 30 exhibitions. The last three years she managed a large-scale renovation and expansion of the museum. This fall and winter, she is initiating the ‘Fashion 2.021 Antwerp – Fashion/Conscious’ festival, spreading fashion culture through the city and beyond.
During her 20+ year career as a MODEL, Hannelore Knuts became known for her ability to shapeshift her moods, looks and sensitivity like a true chameleon. In a single breath she can transform from a legendary model to a caring mom or a mindfulness teacher. At Fashion Talks Hannelore talked about her life as a model, growing up in fashion. And how to preserve your mental health in the fashion industry.
"The city of ANTWERP is launching a new fashion vision for 2030, in which we aim to maintain our strengths as well as capture opportunities to grow. With this vision, we propose to reach a well-defined and joint objective for all stakeholders in the Antwerp fashion landscape. Together we will continue to investigate the possibilities in fashion entrepreneurship, education, experience and communication."
Gert Kerkstoel is an entrepreneur and investor with participations in a few consumer businesses, amongst which skateboard and sneaker stores LOCKWOOD AVENUE and lifestyle communication agency oona in Antwerp. In his talk 'RETAIL COMMUNITY & Inner City Landscaping' Gert shared insights on the skateboarding and sneaker industry and shared an optimistic vision on the Antwerp Fashion District.
Loïs Beaujean is a fashion consultant and international business developer with 11 years of experience as a wholesale manager in luxury designer positioning. Tranoï is the trade show partner of Paris Fashion Week and offers a wide range of exclusive services so that brands benefit from an amazing visibility with international buyers and press.