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On Friday 18 October, Ravensbourne University London will host the first ever edition of Transformers:ED by global denim trade event Kingpins Show. Transformers:ED is an annual educational conference focusing on the social, environmental and economic challenges facing the denim industry.
Aiming to influence fashion students still studying at university and about to enter the wider fashion industry, the conference aims to spotlight sustainability solutions being created by leading members of the denim community, representing the entire denim supply chain.
The event seeks to be the 'modern-day salon' for the sharing of ideas and the implementing of change to make the jeans industry more environmentally viable, socially responsible and financially sound. Kingpins Transformers:ED is hosted by Mohsin Sajid founder of Denim History.
Confirmed speakers: Kerry Bannigan from Conscious Fashion Campaign, Miguel Sanchez, Michael Kininmonth from Lenzing, Helen Latham from LYCRA, Alberto Candiani, Alice Tonello, Bilgehan ‘Han’ Ates from Blackhorse Lane Ateliers, Graphics branding expert Nick Williams, Simon Beachus, Sanjeev Bahl owner of Saitex, Jakob Krzysko of Dystar, Rowan Hunt of Debenhams and Kingpins Show founder Andrew Olah.