Kingpins Transformers ED, a student- and consumer-facing denim education series, will present its third edition virtually via Zoom on October 14 to 16 reports Sportswear International. The digital event will be held in collaboration with Ravensbourne University London. The three day event will focus on topics such as supply chain, sustainability and design. To be hosted by denim expert Mohsin Sajid, the event will host speakers and panelists including Alberto DeConti, Rudolf Group; Jason Denham, Denham; Ebru Ozaydin, Artistic Milliners; Alberto Candiani, Candiani Denim; Sue Barrett, Denim Forum; Amy Leverton, Denim Dudes, etc.
The event will also accommodate US students. It will aim to give students a clear understanding of the opportunities and challenges in the denim industry and prepare them for a future in the fashion industry.
The response to the past Transformers ED events has been overwhelming with students from 30 universities, and fashion programs across Europe receiving an in-depth knowledge about the denim supply chain, says Andrew Olah, Founder, Transformers Foundation and Kingpins Show.