One-day Fashion Assessment and Circularity Workshop
Fashion Assessment and
Fashion Assessment and Circularity Workshop
Focused on reducing impacts and increasing circularity in fashion products from design through end-of-use, re-design, re-manufacture and re-sell
Thursday, February 23, 2023
Location: California Market Center, 8th Floor, 110 East 9th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90079
Sustainable fashion workshop details:
Six-hour intensive sustainability workshop focused on sharing strategies and solutions to assess and increase sourcing, material, and product circularity. Fast-paced and hands-on, this seminar will target sustainable and circular design strategies and practices; responsible-sourcing approaches; circularity impact calculations; end-of-use options; and more. Fashion brands, designers, and apparel-industry professionals will gain the know-how to add measurable circular and sustainable processes, actions, and practices to their products and at their companies. Following the workshop, all attendees will earn a certificate of completion signed by Material Exchange, LA Textile, and the United States Fashion Industry Association.
Creating engaging take back programs and product recycling
Founder, JDG Group Consulting
Former CMO, I:Collect N.A.
Footwear recycling and product circularity
Sustainability / strategies / impacts / mapping
VP of Sustainability
Transportation impacts and emission calculations
Preferred fibers, certifications, and standards for impact minimization
Director of Sustainability
Tier 1 and 2 impacts and action plans
Chief Product Officer
Stay tuned for more speakers to be announced!
Check in, coffee, tea, conversation
Welcome, introductions, learning objectives
Product supply chains, footprints and assessments, life cycle stages, in/outputs, and emissions scopes
Calculating material & product environmental impacts
Full material and product life-cycle assessment demo
Formatting and visualizing impacts
Reducing material & product environmental impacts – group work
Circularity, recycling and material practices, and circular design strategies and practices
Take-back, circularity and end-of-use strategies, practices and steps – apparel
Brand methods, certifications & standards for circularity and waste minimization
Take-back, circularity and end-of-use strategies, practices and steps – footwear
Circular material and product life-cycle assessment demos and comparisons
Circularity worksheet time – group work
*Workshop schedule is subject to change due to lesson pace, session Q&A time, speaker arrival, etc.
Register for the workshop
Register for the Fashion Assessment and Circularity Workshop here.
We look forward to digging into strategies and solutions for decreasing impacts and increasing circularity in fashion products together with you on Thursday, February 23, 2023.
Class fee: $165
Special pricing for USFIA members: $95