Fashion and a Healthy Future: Arctic Free

Schedule  – All times are in EDT

 

DAY 1 – Monday, May 3, 1:00pm EDT

Keynote discussion with Daniel Lismore (Artist, Activist, Cool Earth Ambassador) and Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin (Musician, Entrepreneur, Co-Founder of SohoMuse)

 

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Day 2 – Tuesday, May 4, 1:00pm EDT
Sustainable Fashion: What and Why?

Co-Moderators: Rishi Deva (Initial Member and Head of Marketing, Parvati Foundation) and Daniel Lismore (Artist, Activist, Cool Earth Ambassador)

1:00-1:05 Opening Remarks by Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

1:05-1:10 Musical performance by Julie Mintz

1:10-1:35 What is sustainable fashion and why do we need it?

Alysia Reiner (Livari, Orange is the New Black), Kelly Drennan (Fashion Takes Action), and Parvati (Parvati Foundation)

1:35-1:50 Mythbusting Sustainable Fashion

Sergio Guadarrama (Celestino Couture)

1:50-2:05 The Weather that Makes Fashion Possible

Dr. Karen Ho (Parvati Foundation)

2:05-2:30 Trends in Sustainability

Montgomery Frazier (The Image Guru), Sergio Guadarrama (Celestino Couture)

2:30-2:35 Closing Remarks by Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

 

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Day 3 – Wednesday, May 5, 1:00pm EDT
Sustainable Fashion: How?

Co-Moderators: Rishi Deva (Initial Member and Head of Marketing, Parvati Foundation) and Daniel Lismore (Artist, Activist, Cool Earth Ambassador)

1:00-1:05 Opening Remarks by Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

1:05-1:10 Musical performance by Anthony Pitman

1:10-1:30 The Problem with Donating Clothes

Alysia Reiner (Livari, Orange is the New Black), Kelly Drennan (Fashion Takes Action)

1:30-1:45 B Corps

Andy Fyfe (B Lab)

1:45-2:05 Materials are Key

Kelly Drennan (Fashion Takes Action), Tiziano Guardini (Green Carpet Award winning designer) Valeria Meliado (Vivienne Westwood)

2:05-2:20 From Your Washing Machine to the World

Dr. Karen Ho (Parvati Foundation), Sakti Jeyakumar (Instituto Politécnico Nacional)

2:20-2:35 Fashion’s Ocean Footprint

Dr. Karen Ho (Parvati Foundation)

2:35-2:50 Sustainability for the Everyday Person

Jacqueline Farrell and Ashleigh Douglas (Prince’s Foundation)

2:50-2:55 Closing Remarks by Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

 

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Day 4 – Thursday, May 6, 1:00pm EDT
Sustainable Fashion: Where and Who?

Co-Moderators: Rishi Deva (Initial Member and Head of Marketing, Parvati Foundation) and Daniel Lismore (Artist, Activist, Cool Earth Ambassador)

1:00-1:05 Opening Remarks by Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

1:05-1:10 Musical performance by Mila Jam

1:10-1:30 Creative ways to Hold Brands Accountable

Kelly Drennan (Fashion Takes Action), Sergio Guadarrama (Celestino Couture), Kristian Hardiman (Good On You)

1:30-1:45 It’s never too early to talk about sustainability

Kelly Drennan (Fashion Takes Action)

1:45-2:00 Creating a Circular Economy

Lisa Hendrickson (Fashion Institute of Technology)

2:00-2:15 Transparency and Traceability from Farm to Retail

Buxton Midyette (Supima Cotton)

2:15-2:30 Biomimicry

Beth Rattner (Biomimicry Institute)

2:30-2:45 Sustainability from the Inside Out: The Culture of Interconnection

Parvati (Parvati Foundation)

2:45-3:05 Where Do We Go From Here?

Kelly Drennan, Sergio Guadarrama, Kristian Hardiman, Lisa Hendrickson, Buxton Midyette, Beth Rattner and Parvati

3:05-3:10 Closing Remarks by Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin