Preliminary Programme

13 MARCH 2017 (DAY 1)
Morning

Registration

Welcome remarks
By Mr. Martin KEIL, MD, YEH SHEN Ltd

Welcome address
By Hon. Gregory SO Kam-leung, GBS, JP, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Welcome message
By Mr. Willy LIN, SBS, MBE, JP, Chairman, Hong Kong Productivity Council, Hong Kong Shippers' Council

Introduction
By Master of Ceremony, Mr. Anson BAILEY, Principal, Business Development, KPMG

World Fashion Design Award Ceremony (Part I)

Keynote address: The World in 2017
2017 is shaping up to be a pivotal year for the fashion industry. Topical themes and how we should be responding will be covered in this address.
By Mr. Colin BROWNE, President, Global Sourcing, Under Armour
Open discussion

Coffee break

Session 1: Global Trade - what is the regulatory landscape going to look like
Suggestions to hedge against the geo-economic uncertainties in the new sourcing landscape and where we are heading with global trade will be discussed in this session.
• Ms. Adrienne BRAUMILLER, Partner, Braumiller Law Group PLLC
• Dr. Yifan HU, CIO Greater China & Chief China Economist, UBS
• Mr. PHAN Chi Dung, Director General, Light Industry Department, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Vietnam
• Mr. Andrew B. SCHROTH, Managing Partner, Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt LLP, Hong Kong
• Mr. Alex YOUNG, Group CEO, TexRay Industrial Co Ltd (moderator)

Open discussion

CEO dialogues: How digitising quality control helped Quiksilver increase supply chain transparency, supplier collaboration and employee engagement.
By Mr. Bart DE MEIRSMAN, MD, Quiksilver Asia Sourcing Ltd and Mr. Stephane BOIVIN, Co-founder, President & CEO, Pivot88
Interviewed by Mr. Anson BAILEY, Principal, Business Development, KPMG

Lunch (Foyer, The Ballroom, The Langham Hong Kong)

13 MARCH 2017 (DAY 1)
Afternoon

Polling and audience interaction

Session 2: Survival under global political frictions and economic uncertainty - How we can navigate an uncertain future will be explored.
• Ms. Anne-Laure DESCOURS, Global Director, Sourcing Apparel, PUMA
Mr. Christian EWERT, Director General, Foreign Trade Association (moderator)
Mr. Sunny HUANG, Executive Director, New Wide Group
Mr. Justin KENT, Group MD, William E Connor & Associates Ltd
Mr. Alessandro PAOLICCHI, Head of Trade Section, European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macao

Open discussion

CEO Dialogues: The future consumer; sourcing in future
By Mr. Anson BAILEY, Principal, Business Development, KPMG

Session 3: Debate: Sourcing 2020, what does the future fashion sourcing landscape hold?
Mr. Anson BAILEY, Principal, Business Development, KPMG (moderator)
Mr. Brice BERRARD, MD, TeamWorld Ltd, Eram Group
Mr. Colin BROWNE, President, Global Sourcing, Under Armour
Mr. Stuart CRANFIELD, Group Head of Supplier Working Conditions, C & J Clark Intl Ltd
Mr. Joppe VAN ELDIK, COO, Lidl HK Ltd

Open discussion

Closing by Master of Ceremony, Mr. Anson BAILEY, Principal, Business Development, KPMG

14 MARCH 2017 (DAY 2)
Morning

Introduction by Master of Ceremonies

Welcome address

Keynote address: Ethiopia - An Emerging Apparel Hub: Building a world-class, vertically-integrated and sustainable apparel sector.
The central vision/aim of Emerging Apparel Hub with key messages revolving on three themes - sustainablility, verticality, and world-class (competitiveness, international compliance, attracting leading firms) will be focused.
By Hon. Dr. Arkebe OQUBAY, Minister and Special Advisor to the Prime Minister, the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

Open discussion

Coffee break

Session 4: Challenges and opportunities of developing the fashion supply chain in Africa
Mr. Gareth BROOKS, MD; VP, Footwear Sourcing, VF Asia Ltd
Mr. Mark GREEN, EVP, Global Supply Chain, PVH
Mr. Sunny HO, JP, Executive Director, Hong Kong Shippers' Council (moderator)
Mr. Roger LEE, Chief Executive, TAL Group
Hon. Dr. Arkebe OQUBAY, Minister and Special Advisor to the Prime Minister, the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

Open discussion

CEO Dialogues: Sourcing responsibly in Africa
By Mr. Clay HICKSON VP, Strategy and Business Development, Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP)

World Fashion Design Award Ceremony (Part II)

Lunch (Foyer, The Ballroom, The Langham Hong Kong)

14 MARCH 2017 (DAY 2)
Afternoon

Polling and audience interaction

Session 5: Changes on fashion supply chain management in prevalence of e-tailing
Mr. Anson BAILEY, Principal, Business Development, KPMG (moderator)
Ms. Minnie BU, Cloud ERP/SCM Solution Director, Oracle Applications Asia Pacific
Mr. Vincenzo CARRIERI, Asia Pacific Regional Director, Canali Far East Ltd
Mr. Filippo GORI, Business Development Director, Intl Brands, VIP.com
• Mr. Jong Sahm PARK, CIO and Head of Management Innovation, LF Corp

Open discussion

Coffee break

Session 6: Business advancement is key to survive in the disruptive era
Mr. Andreas KIM, MD, Greater China, Lectra (moderator)
• Mr. Vance SHORE, Head of Sourcing & Global Owned Manufacturing, Levi Strauss & Co
Ms. Janice WANG-MILLARD, CEO & Co-founder, Alvanon

Open discussion

CEO Dialogues: SAC's vision 2020 on transparency
By Mr. Jason KIBBEY, CEO, Sustainable Apparel Coalition

CEO Dialogues: GAFTI's update
By Mr. André LEROY, Sales Director - Sustainability Officer, CTC Greater China; Vice Chairman (Pro Bono), Global Apparel, Footwear and Textile Initiative (GAFTI)

Reprise
By Mr. Francis YUK, SVP, CTI

Closing
By Mr. Mark MILLAR, The Supply Chain and Logistics Professionals, and Mr. Martin KEIL, MD, YEH SHEN Ltd

Cocktail reception

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