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Prominent speakers announced for Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Jan '20
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Copenhagen Fashion Summit organised by Global Fashion Agenda, a non-profit leadership forum, has announced the list of the eight prominent speakers who will take the stage at the Fashion Summit 2020. The list of speakers include, Omoyemi Akerele, Max Bittner, Olivier Fournier, Eva Kruse, Rishi Pardal, Rick Ridgeway, Robert Sinclair and Dana Thomas. 
These speakers have been chosen from top executive roles like: Omoyemi Akerele, founder and executive director, Lagos Fashion Week; Max Bittner, CEO, Vestiaire Collective; Olivier Fournier, executive vice-president corporate development and social affairs, Hermès International; Eva Kruse, CEO, Global Fashion Agenda; Rishi Pardal, vice president of global apparel solutions, Avery Dennison Corporation; Rick Ridgeway, vice president of public engagement, Patagonia; Robert Sinclair, president of global supply chain, Global Brands Group; and Dana Thomas, author.
To dive deeper into specific issue areas, the 2020 Summit programme will be divided into four tracks tailored to key executive roles of fashion brands and retailers: 1) CEOs 2) communications and marketing 3) design and creativity and 4) sourcing and purchasing. 
The aim is to deliver sessions that provide targeted insights into topical challenges. Essentially, the four Summit tracks will allow executives across select job functions to focus on the exact sustainability challenges their company faces. Sessions will be open to all attendees.

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