Event: Talking Trade @ FIT Lecture Series†International Trade Issues
When:† May 2, 2014 10:30am to Noon
Where: Faculty Dining Room, Dubinsky, 8th floor
Moderator: Dr. Anastasia Xenias, Senior International Trade Specialist United States Commerical Service
Learn more at†http://www.fitnyc.edu/itm††
Event:† Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles
When:†† June 16-19, 2014
The Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles is a four-day series of lectures, discussions, site visits, and hands-on workshops focusing on sustainability and technology in fashion and textiles.
To Register and for more information, please visit the link http://fitnyc.edu/summerinstitute†.
FIT PARTICIPATES AND WINS WORLD RETAIL CONGRESS COMPETITION
Four FIT students participated in the World Retail Congress Competition held in Paris from October 7th- 9th.† The students:† Alexis Katsafanas (FMM), Jaime Duncan (FMM), Eleanor Arye (AMC) and Wen Jenny Zhao (TDM) presented their idea to take the retailer STORY and expand it to Paris and other cities around the world.† Theirs was the winning presentation!† Congratulations!† The team was accompanied by FMM Chair, Robin Sackin.
Students receive the award from WRC in Paris on October 9, 2013.
In April, Dean Steven Frumkin attended the 19th International Fashion Forum of the 2013 Shanghai International Cultural Fashion Festival Greater Donghua Fashion Week.