Fashion Conference Panel - FA254 Rebranding Africa - Investing in People

Genre : Communiqués
Principal country concerned : Column : Fashion
Release/publication date : 2014
Published on : 30/10/2014
Source : Arterial Network Kenya

FA254 is proud to present "African Designers for Tomorrow", the first international platform to give emerging African designers a door to European markets. FA254 discovers and promotes new talents in order to rebrand Africa through young and creative minds. strengthen capacities, opportunities, production and distribution of fashion products on a global level with the expertise of an international fashion platform.

Panelists and topics are as follows:

Sustainability in Fashion by Karen Jessen, Fashion Designer & Teacher at ESMOD Fashion School Berlin; Made in Africa I by James Shikwati, Director of IREN / Cotton Made in Africa; Made in Africa II by Morteza Saifi, Founder & CEO of Panah; Fashion Marketing by Ann Mc Creath, Founder of FAFA; Art and African Fashion by Bobbie Kolade, Fashion Designer. As Guest of Honor the fashion designer Christie Brown is invited.

Goethe-Institut, Auditorium
Admission: free, registration required

For registration please contact: E-Mail:


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

With the support of