IoL 2018 The Mills Fabrica Room Schedule

February 2nd, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

10:20am

Welcome Keynote: From textile to techstyle - the story of The Mills

Vanessa Cheung, Founder, The Mills, Managing Director, Nan Fung


10:40am

Keynote: How can Innovation advance heritage?

Elaine Ng, Founder, The Fabrick Lab


10:55am 

Keynote: Building Fashion Hardware in Asia

Kevin Wong, CEO, Co-Founder, Origami Labs


11:10am

Keynote: When health tech meets techstyle

Denis Huen, CEO & Founder, MedEXO Robotics


11:25am

Keynote: The evolving e-commerce landscape in China

Elaine Lou, Founder, Simple Pieces


11:40am

Keynote: Positive disruption and transformation on today’s ecommerce and social media channels

Juliette Gimenez, Co-Founder & CEO, GOXIP


11:55am

Closing for morning session


12:00pm

Lunch Break


1:30pm

Keynote: Materials in disruption-latest technologies in apparel materials

Jeffrey F. Hsu, Manager, R&D Center - Innovations, Marketing & Partnerships Office, FENC


1:50pm

Keynote: From design to production- a showcase of HKRITA’s latest technologies

Yan Chan, Director of Business Development, HKRITA


2:30pm

Keynote: Bolt Threads- One day we will all wear spider silk

Dan Widmaier, CEO, Bolt Threads


2:50pm

Keynote: Is IoT all just hype?

Janice Wang, CEO, Alvanon


3:05pm

Keynote: Innovative TechStyle

Jeff Chui, Senior Key Account Manager, Textile & Footwear Services, Consumer and Retail, SGS


3:20pm

Break


3:35pm

Keynote: Unspun's production process of the future

Walden Lam, Co-Founder, Unspun


3:45pm

Keynote: What's next for wool?

Brian Tam, Fashion and Marketing Project Manager, Woolmark


4:00pm

Keynote: On the future of leather tech

Desmond Ko, Director, Leatherteq Limited


4:10pm

Keynote: From making shirts to making a difference- Esquel's approach to sustainability

Steph Chan, Sustainability Lead, Esquel


4:20pm                      

Panel: "Future dialogues": Emerging trends on techstyle & investments

Moderator: Alexander Chan, The Mills Fabrica

Ben Cheng, Assistant General Manger, New World Development, Managing Partner, C Ventures


4:35pm

Closing & Lucky Draw

The Mills Fabrica