Innovation to Impact
Changemakers in Action
15th Annual Sustainable Business and Design Conference: Changemakers in Action
April 13-16, 2021
Hosted virtually by the Fashion Institute of Technology
Join us for this year's virtual conference focusing on changemakers in sustainability.
The keynote lineup for this virtual event includes FIT alumna Stacy Flynn, co-founder and CEO of Evrnu; Eileen Fisher, founder of Eileen Fisher; Abrima Erwiah, co-founder and president of Studio One Eighty Nine, and Dr. Mark Liu, pioneer in zero-waste fashion design. The conference program will spotlight leadership in social justice, diversity, corporate responsibility, and innovation in the fashion industry. Students, faculty, industry leaders, and entrepreneurs, from FIT and numerous other institutions, will come together to learn about emerging trends, network with peers, and share innovative solutions for a sustainable future. The digital event will run from April 13 through April 16 and be available for registered attendees through Earth Day on April 22. Additionally, look out for information regarding FIT’s campus celebration of Earth Day 2021.
In order to access the events, you must register. You will be emailed links on Tuesday April 13 to the sessions after you register. We look forward to you joining us!
This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts
For additional information or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please email Melanie Copple, Director of Strategic Philanthropy, at [email protected] or call (212) 217-4126.
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