For bite-sized, discussions with industry insiders, head to Deakin Edge at Fed Square for MFW Conversations – a series of thoughtfully curated discussions presented by Creative Victoria.
Learn from industry experts as they open up dialogue on topics facing the fashion industry today.
These conversations events will spark lively dialogue around fashion, retail, sustainability and design.
Special guests and experts will lead the discussion on the ins-and-outs of exploring a career in fashion, and audiences can gain insights into ethical design, the future of the consumer experience and brand building.
Monday 3 September: So you’ve decided you want to work in fashion.
In this workshop, discover the different career paths across the fashion industry.
Hear from a range of experts exploring mainstream and unique roles in design, styling, manufacturing, marketing, support services and retail, as well as from the industry bodies and institutions available to assist.
/ Kiri Delly – Associate Dean, Industry Engagement, School of Fashion and Textiles RMIT University
/ David Giles-Kaye – CEO Australian Fashion Council
/ Cassie Byrnes – Textile & Surface Designer
/ Lana Wilkinson – Stylist and Fashion Influencer
/ Jordan Drummond – Marketing and Communications Manager, Australian Style Institue
/ Musette Molyneaux – Head of Costume Workshop, The Australian Ballet