TCBL Days 2019

Connecting Patterns for Sustainability

28 May—29 May 2019 | Iasi, Romania

Day 2 - 29 May, 2019

Venue: National University of Arts George Enescu, Caudella Hall, Strada Costache Negruzzi 7-9, Iasi


TCBL_Talk

Leading keynote speakers will address the main issues facing the T&C industry today.

8:30-9:00

Registration and welcome coffee

9:00-9:30

Welcome Addresses

  • John Cleuren, European Commission DG Research
  • Cornelia Brustureanu, Prodean of the Faculty of Visual Arts and Design, National University of Arts George Enescu of Iaşi
  • Mihai Lupu, Manager of FIT (Future in Textile Association) and FEPIC (Creative Industries Employers Federation)
  • Marius Alexa, CEO Arhipelago Interactive

TCBL_Live

TCBL_Live is our TED style module that includes six 18-minute talks that are staged and filmed in order to produce quality videos. Speakers at TCBL_Live are emergent, cutting-edge innovators, and their talks give a personal angle on how they are realising their vision. The line-up consists of a mix of international and local speakers, who are all coached and coordinated by Niki Ernst, an official “TEDx Ambassador”.

9:30-9.50

Introduction

Session One: Emergent Patterns

9:50-10:10

Tradition vs Mass-market

How mass production is affecting cultural identity

10:30-10.50

Back to the Future

Recovering hemp and other natural fibres for sustainable value chains

10:50-11:10

Towards the circular economy

The convergence of branding and innovation: powerful stories and new technologies redesigning fashion futures

11:10-12:00

Networking break

During the break, visits to exhibitions in Caudella Hall

Session Two: Fashion Forward

12:00-12:20

Clean and slow fashion

Reduction of waste and re-education – vehicles to build a new culture of garments and clothing

12:20-12:40

Trends in Fashion and Technology

How creative people are changing fashion in France and how new technologies can transform fashion or not

Alice Gras
Hall Couture

12:40-13:00

Making Sustainable Fashion Profitable

Environmental and ethical commitments behind the successful Ioana Ciolacu brand

13.00-14.30

Lunch at Caudella Hall


TCBL_Jam

Moderator: Francesco Molinari

TCBL_Jam showcases the stories and aspirations of different types of TCBL Associates. One of the most vibrant and popular sessions at #TCBL, Jam consists of four rounds, each with a rapid sequence of 5’ presentations followed by time for questions and discussion. Moderator: Francesco Molinari.

Jam Session One

14:30-15:00

Round one: Circular

  • Jérémie Blache, Pili / Associate / "Sugar dyes"
  • Ben Chartoire, Pimpampost / Service / "Circular logistics"
  • Jorge Ribeiro, Givaware / Associate / "Recycled felt"
  • Mylène L’Orgilloux, Milan Avant JC / Lab / "Fashion without waste"
  • Charles Reboux, Gorfoo / Associate / "Hemp fibres"

15:00-15:15

Discussion and interaction

15:15-15:45

Round two: Transparent

  • Alexia Tronel, Itinérance / Associate / "Mediterranean style"
  • Besnik Mehmeti, Textile Museum / Lab / "Heritage and design"
  • Alexandra Ungurean, AIU DesignLab / Associate / "Transparent design" f
  • Davide Squarise, EWT / Service / "Talking quality label"
  • Donatien Mourment, Tekyn / Service / "Sustainable logistics"
Alexia Tronel
Itinérance

15:45-16:00

Discussion and interaction

16:00-17:00

Coffee and networking break

Jam Session Two

17:00-17:30

Round three: Human

  • Sorin Chiriac, Sense / Associate / "Sustainable fashion"
  • Loredana Introini, Sartoria Sociale / Lab / "Social sewing"
  • Dusanka Herman / Associate / "Silk clothes as art"
  • Darko Krajnc, Hisa Sadesi Druzbe / Lab / "Social upscaling"
  • Lenka Puh & Petra Green, COF / Lab / "Fashion co-working"
Petra Grmek Green
Make in Slovenia

17:30-17:45

Discussion and interaction

Round four: Digital

  • Fabien Calleia, Sizease / Service / "Get the right size"
  • Thomas Fisher, DITF / Lab / "Simulate-Print-Cut for Industry 4.0"
  • Antonio Giacalone, Modart / Associate / "Made to measure"
  • Chloé Salmon Legagneur, ESTIA / Lab / "Creative technology" - not present in person

18:15-18:30

Discussion and interaction


TCBL_NEXT

Next is our opportunity to welcome new Associates and announce our plans for the coming year, including the venue for the next edition of #TCBL.

18:30-18:50

Welcoming ceremony

for new TCBL Foundation Members, Labs and Associates

Jesse Marsh
TCBL Association

18:50-19:00

Announcement of #TCBL_2020