Fashionable & Sustainable

FIT

Join like-minded individuals in New York City, for the 2nd Annual Sustainable Fashion, Health & Beauty Symposium at the Fashion Institute of Technology, July 10-12, 2013, to learn how designers and manufacturers are taking the idea of conscious design into account as they progress into sustainability and the challenges they all face on fashion’s newest frontier, as the fashion, beauty, and health industries strive to make a positive impact on people’s lifestyles, the environment, and the economy.

The event is a forward-thinking three-day symposium for sustainable designers, entrepreneurs, industry workers, and students, that includes 

workshops, demonstrations, panels, an eco-fashion show, and a sustainable fashion tour around Manhattan. Milan-based Giusy Bettoni, co-founder of C.L.A.S.S., an international eco-platform that promotes environmentally friendly products and Livia Firth’s -Creative Director of EcoAge, co-collaborator on the Green Carpet Challenge, will provide the keynote address entitled, “Welcome to the Third Dimension, Where Design and Innovation Meet Responsibility.”