2021 FIT Sustainability Awards & Conference
About the 2021 FIT Sustainability Awards
The 2021 FIT Sustainability Awards — taking place on Tuesday, April 13 — will be hosted by model, activist, and social impact entrepreneur Amber Valletta. We will honor FIT alumna and Co-Founder and CEO of Evrnu, Stacy Flynn, who will receive the Changemaker in Sustainable Innovation Award; the Founder of Eileen Fisher, Eileen Fisher, who will receive the Changemaker in Corporate Sustainability Award; and Co-Founder and President of Studio One Eighty Nine, Abrima Erwiah, who will receive the Changemaker in Social Impact Award. The theme, Changemakers in Action, will focus on raising diverse voices that are making change in the industry and sharing how these voices are taking action in sustainability.
About the 2021 FIT Sustainability Conference
This year, FIT will celebrate its 15th annual Sustainable Business and Design Conference from April 13-16, 2021. The theme, Changemakers in Action, will focus on raising diverse voices that are making change in the industry and sharing how these voices are taking action in sustainability. The conference will cover topics such as environmental justice, impacts of a global pandemic, and a range of initiatives that FIT students and faculty are working on to help solve industry challenges. The annual convening brings together students, faculty, industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and donors from across different institutions who educate on emerging trends in sustainability, network with peers, and share innovative solutions.
We invite you to join us for our Hue Live weekly series that features some of FIT’s finest alumni and friends in conversation with Hue magazine Managing Editor and FIT's Chief Storyteller Alex Joseph. You can find all of the details on our Hue Live page.
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