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GOTS India Seminar 2018
As consumers become increasingly aware of the environmental cost of fast fashion, 2018 is predicted be the year that sustainability goes mainstream. Advances in textile process innovations can lead to sustainable development while at the same time improving efficiencies and enhancing profits. GOTS has been organising international and regional events since 2015. 'GOTS India Seminar 2018' is the third event in India organized by GOTS. Earlier events in Mumbai and New Delhi were highly appreciated by participants and industry.
The seminar is scheduled to be held on 29th May 2018 in Le Méridien Coimbatore, India. The theme for this seminar is ‘Sustainability as Key to Business Efficiency’. Stakeholders and actors from organic textile supply chains shall come together and contemplate positive initiatives to achieve business efficiency through sustainable practices.
Through focused and challenging discussions, this one-day seminar shall address pressing issues relevant to the organic textiles industry. It shall equip delegates with best practices and know how relating to the biggest opportunities – and challenges – help transforming their supply chains to achieve efficiency through sustainability.
Post Event Update: Presentations from the seminar can be downloaded from below links
Session 1: Efficiency through Sustainability in Fashion: Buyers’ Perspective
Gagan Kapoor, H&M
Bruno Van Sieleghem, Stanley/Stella
Madhav Lohia, SoulSpace
Session 2: Efficiency through GOTS Criteria and Chemical Compliance
Sumit Gupta, GOTS
D. Subaashkumaar, Anugraha Fashion Mill Pvt Ltd
Prasad Pant, ZDHC Foundation
Session 3: Efficiency through Social Compliance
RS Balagurunathan, Anandi Enterprises
A Narayansamy, Armstrong Spinning Mills
Mona Gupta, Sutradhara
Dr Binay Choudhury, CU Inspections and Certifications India Pvt. Ltd
Session 4: Being Future Efficient: Evolution of Standard
The seminar shall look at key issues such as:
Kindly refer to the Seminar Agenda for full details.
Why should you attend?
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For registration fee and modes of payment, please refer to Registration Form.
Please feel free to contact the seminar coordinator for any related questions.
Contact: Sumit Gupta
Local Organising Partner in India