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August 12th, 2016

Daniele Tamagni – EVENT SPEAKER – Fashion Africa Conference 2016 – London

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On September 8th 2016, Africa Fashion Guide hosts our 5th year anniversary Fashion Africa Conference event in London and we are extremely pleased to announce our cohort of professional industry speakers and encourage you not to delay but REGISTER NOW!

The full day 2016 Fashion Africa Conference event will be set out over 2 large rooms on the top floor of the Richmix, London and entitled The African Market will consist of TedX style keynote speeches in the morning, followed by afternoon panel discussions with international industry leaders and most importantly our first trade expo the F.A.T.E!!

Over the coming days and weeks we will be introducing these amazing speakers to you to prepare you for the upcoming event.


 

SPEAKER NAME:

Daniele Tamagni

COMPANY:

Photographer and Author

BIO:

Daniele Tamagni is a freelance fashion and documentary photographer based in Milan and author of Gentlemen of Bacongo. He received a prize in the Arts and Entertainment Stories category at the 2011 World Press Photo Contest and was the 2010 receiver of the International Centre of Photography Infinity Award in applied fashion photography.

Tamagni’s work has been exhibited worldwide and has become part of private and public institutions & museum permanent collections among them; Lacma Los Angeles and Mocp Chicago.

Tamagni has continued to explore streetstyle trends and the aesthetic of transformation in different contexts. This is evident in his latest book Fashion Tribes /Global Style Battles published by Abrams /La Decouverte. (see our competition to win a copy of his book!)

His next book Mtindo about Nairobi creative people will be published in October 2016.

Tamagni is an art historian who digs into marginal street cultures, tries to link up with the drop outs, new generations, who look for identity and respect. And he finds them all other the world.

Email: daniele@photodantam.com   |   Facebook: daniele tamagni   | Website: www.danieletamagni.com

 

FASHION AFRICA CONFERENCE TALK/PANEL :

- PANEL 3) AfriFUTURE -

This panel will at where things are going in African fashion – from trends, textile technology, to entrepreneurship, manufacturing options and production business parks to streetstyle, arts and the marketplace as a whole. How the African market appeals more and more to investors abroad for new business ventures. Africa is also an opportunity for existing businesses abroad to open up similar businesses there. Media and researchers are also recognising this and we discuss what angle they are taking and the opportunity Africa has to offer.

Come along to hear all our fantastic speakers at Fashion Africa Conference London 2016

 

DATE: Thursday 8th September 2016

TIME: 10.00am – 5.00pm (doors open 9.30am for registration)
VENUE: Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA
PRICE: £49 EARLY BOOKING FEE (full price £79 after August 31st!) – includes tea, coffee and biscuits

REMEMBER TO BOOK FAST as places are strictly limited!

Register at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/fashion-africa-conference-2016-london-the-african-market-tickets-26423913637

 

Once again tee-shirts from the Africa Fashion Guide African Cotton Campaign (100% African, 100% Made in Africa print tees) will be available to buy on the day!! And SALES DESKS WILL BE OPEN ON THE DAY (contact events@africafashionguide.com for a table – limited availability!)

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Contact us via email at: events@africafashionguide.com

See more information on the website: www.fashionafricaconference.com

Follow our blog at: www.africafashionguide.com

Tweet us at @AfricaFashGuide

 

Previous conference videos can be found here:

https://vimeo.com/africafashionguide





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