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The Drawing Board: Global Fashion & Design Summit

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Schedule

· Stage
Introductory Remarks | Amira Rasool
Amira Rasool
· Stage
Role of Your Imagination and Visual Storytelling in Fashion Styling | Daniel Obasi
Daniel obasi Nandi Howard
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ NNEOMA
NNEOMA .
· Stage
Building a Sustainable Fashion Brand | Bubu Ogisi
BO FC Akili King
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ NNEOMA
NNEOMA .
· Stage
In-House Manufacturing and Textile Design | Laduma Ngxokolo
Amira Rasool Laduma Ngxokolo
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ NNEOMA
NNEOMA .
· Stage
Building Community Through Design | Katherine-Mary Pichulik
Amira Rasool Katherine-Mary Pichulik
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ NNEOMA
NNEOMA .
· Stage
Creative Activism in the Fashion Industry | Ugo Mozie
Akili King Ugo Mozie'
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ NNEOMA
NNEOMA .
· Stage
Global Branding and Press Strategy | Adebayo Oke-Lawal
Amira Rasool Adebayo  Oke-Lawal
· Stage
Closing Remarks | Amira Rasool
Amira Rasool
· Networking
Networking Happy Hour
· Stage
Introductory Remarks | Amira Rasool
Amira Rasool
· Stage
Solutions to Fashion's Sustainability Problem | Alden Wicker
Alden Wicker Amira Rasool
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ Kailyn Hype
Kailyn Brown
· Stage
Making the Career Switch From Stylist to Designer | Tokyo James
Tokyo  James Nandi Howard
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ Kailyn Hype
Kailyn Brown
· Stage
Engaging With Global Fashion Communities | Mobolaji Dawodu
Akili King mobolaji Dawodu
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ Kailyn Hype
Kailyn Brown
· Stage
Fashion Journalism & Visual Storytelling Today | Rajni Jacques
Amira Rasool Rajni Jacques
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ Kailyn Hype
Kailyn Brown
· Stage
The Art of Celebrity Styling | Ade Samuel
Nandi Howard Ade Samuel
· Stage
Networking + Jam Session Break | DJ Kailyn Hype
Kailyn Brown
· Stage
Diversity and Inclusion in Fashion Media | Nikki Ogunnaike
Amira Rasool Nikki ogunnaike
· Stage
Closing Remarks | Amira Rasool
Amira Rasool
· Networking
Networking Happy Hour

Speakers

Amira Rasool

Founder and CEO, The Folklore

Alden Wicker

Sustainable Fashion Journalist, Ecocult

Akili King

Beauty Editorial Assistant, Vogue

BO FC

Founder & Creative Director, I.AM.ISIGO

Tokyo James

Founder & Creative Director, Tokyo James

Adebayo Oke-Lawal

Founder & Creative Director, Orange Culture

Daniel obasi

Stylist + Creative Director

Nandi Howard

Assistant Fashion Features Editor, Essence

Rajni Jacques

Fashion Director & Creative Lead, Allure / Conde Nast

NNEOMA .

DJ duo Pilot Jones

Kailyn Brown

DJ duo Pilot Jones

Laduma Ngxokolo

Founder and Creative Director, MaXhosa

Katherine-Mary Pichulik

Founder and Creative Director, PICHULIK

Ugo Mozie'

Creative Executive & Social Activist

mobolaji Dawodu

Fashion Director, GQ + GQ Style

Ade Samuel

Celebrity Stylist

Nikki ogunnaike

Deputy Fashion Director, GQ

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