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August 12th, 2016

Madeleine Rosberg – EVENT SPEAKER – Fashion Africa Conference 2016 – London

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:

Madeleine Rosberg

COMPANY:

Responsify

BIO:

Responsify is a consulting firm assisting international companies and organisations with their business in Africa. The main focus has since the inception been on sourcing and production within the textile- and leather industry in Africa. With a portfolio containing over 400 factories in ten markets and with a deep network across public, private and civil society sectors in East Africa, Responsify´s team have experience in assisting international companies such as H&M, IKEA, KappAhl, Saddler to be successful in Africa.

Madeleine Rosberg is one of the founders and the CEO of Responsify. With a long experience in Africa, she is leading the team to increase the business in the region and to create positive development and local impact throughout all the work on the continent. She has experience of managing large scale projects in countries such as Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Sudan together with companies, governments and international organisations. Madeleine is also the founder of the growing brand ESHI – In love with Africa, producing leather goods in Ethiopia for the European market.

website: www.responsify.org    |    twitter: @responsify    |    website: www.eshi.se

FASHION AFRICA CONFERENCE TALK/PANEL :

– KEYNOTE SPEECHES “TALK AFRICA” –

Bite-size TedX style talks covering manufacture, ethical sourcing, retail shopping market,

trends, consumer market, African textiles, African cotton and more under the theme of ‘The African Market’.

 

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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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One Comment


  1. Agatha oturi

    Would like to attend if only can raise air ticket from Kenya and accommodation. Am a fashion designer entrepreneur.



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