A sustainable supply chain is the necessary future of the fashion industry. 

A overview and expert led discussion of what fashion brands need to do to remain competitive in the new future. The talk will also give consumers tools to screen and verify their fashion purchasing choices.

17th July 2019

Oritain

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Ben Tompkins 

 www.oritain.com


Proving Origin and Protecting Reputations. 

Oritain traces  products back to their true origin using advanced science.

Dio Kurazawa - The Bear Scouts

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Dio Kurazawa

The Bear Scouts

www.thebearscouts.com


Dio Kurazawa, as founder of The Bear Scouts, assists influential brands with the implementation of innovative responsible practices through the creation and implementation of socially responsible supply chains. Kurazawa and his team of supply chain experts are proud supporters of circularity and its impact on social responsibility. “We start every project with responsibility as our core focus, carrying the mission forward to achieve the most environmentally impactful results. Through a wide array of efforts, The Bear Scouts creates responsible innovations that are not only trend driven but environmentally sound and based on critical assessments of past experience, in the philosophy that responsible fashion is an ever-expanding forward process.

Kellie Dalton

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Kellie Dalton  

Sustainability Consultant 


Kellie is Head of Sustainability at Katharine Hamnett London. She started working with Katharine in 2005, inspired by Katharine's campaign to the reform the clothing industry, socially and environmentally.
She went on to work at Burberry, helping them to become a sustainability leader in luxury fashion. From there, Kellie worked at Futerra, creating sustainability strategies for The North Face, ASOS, VF Corp, Mars, and Lancome amongst others. 

The relaunch of Katharine Hamnett London in 2017, brought Kellieback to her activist roots where she now manages the ethical and environmental performance of the brand.
Kellie is also a sustainability strategy advisor to Vivienne Westwood, The Right Project and Bed Agency. She volunteers with IntoUniversity, educating students from low income backgrounds about careers in sustainability.' 

Podcast from the session

Missed the Session? Catch up here on our podcast recording. 

Session 3 - Fashion Future, Innovation & Sustainability 

Video - Aja Barber

Sustainable fashion writer and consultant. Expertise in race, intersectional feminism and sustainable fashion. 

Video - Kellie Dalton & Dio Kurazawa

A sustainable supply chain is the necessary future of the fashion industry. 

A overview and expert led discussion of what fashion brands need to do to in the new future.