MCMC presents complete seminar lineup for GlobalTex
Market Center Management Company (MCMC), the management company of GlobalTex: LA International Textile & Sourcing Fair, announced its schedule of seminars and special events for the upcoming edition of GlobalTex. The show will be held September 28-30, 2010 at the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), West Hall, Hall A.
“We are pleased to present a complete seminar lineup that offers a range of industry leaders discussing relevant topics,” said Cindy Morris, COO, MCMC. “Fiona Jenvey with Mudpie returns as our exclusive trend guru and we are happy to welcome back Doty Horn with Benjamin Moore. Making their West Coast debut are Martin Legner with STOLL American Knitting Machinery and Emanuelle Linard with EDELKOORT. From panel discussions to trend information – GlobalTex covers all the hot topics.”
“GlobalTex is a shouldn't be missed show that delivers great resources,” said Paula Gallemore, Designer. “The seminars are fresh and timely and something I look forward to each show.”
Educational opportunities and special events for GlobalTex attendees will be held in the Seminar Suite conveniently located on the show floor (West Hall, Hall A).
Seminars and events include:
Tuesday, September 28
10:30 a.m. – Seminar: The Left Coast Approach to Color and Lifestyle Trends for Autumn/Winter 2011: presented by Fran and Arnold Sude, Design Options, The West Coast Perspective – The Sudes will teach designers how to re-invent and think outside the box for success, with tips on how to see the future before competitors do and will offer a complimentary Season of Color to a lucky attendee.
12:15 p.m. – Seminar: Autumn/Winter 2011: Men's Trend Focus: presented by Fiona Jenvey, CEO of Mudpie, Ltd. – UK trend specialist, Jenvey, will present an in-depth vision of global fashion trends for the young contemporary men's, urban, casual and resort markets for Autumn/Winter 2011. The presentation includes three trends of inspirational garments, prints, graphics and color.
1:30 p.m. – Seminar: From Sketch to Garment: Knit Design from Start to Finish: presented by Martin Legner, sales manager for Textile Applications and regional sales manager North America, STOLL America Knitting Machinery, Inc – Legner will present tips on how a global knitting machine manufacturer can find knit design solutions in a global sourcing atmosphere, how to create and push design ideas, where designers and purchasing departments can identify and implement design ideas effectively, how to aide designers and purchasing organizations in finding suppliers, and why support for Made in America brands are important.
2:45 p.m. – Seminar: Spring/Summer 2011: Global Denim Trend Focus: Fiona Jenvey, CEO of Mudpie, Ltd. – Jenvey will present an in-depth vision of global denim trends for the women's and men's denim directions for Spring/Summer 2011. The presentation will include inspirational denim garments and trends inwashes, shapes and embellishments.