On July 8, Kyiv Fashion Summit took place
Kyiv Fashion Summit, which also took place during IYDC-2019 on 8th of July at Aloft Kyiv.
Two panel discussions were held within the framework of Kyiv Fashion Summit: "Ukraine Now: The Role of Creative Industries in Promoting the Country" and "CREATE. Ukraine: Creative Visa-Free Mode in the Fashion Industry".
This professional event brought together editors and journalists of international and Ukrainian fashion media, government institutions, and creative companies.
The speakers, representatives of government offices and non-profit international institutions working with creative industries, presented successful cases of international cultural projects and international communication strategies.
Yu Masui, Olga Myelkova, Giovanni Ottonello, Svitlana Fomenko, Masha Tsukanova
The journalist Masha Tsukanova became the moderator of the round table.
І. «Ukraine Now: The Role of Creative Industries in Promoting the Country». Speakers:
- Artem Bidenko, State Secretary of the Ministry of Information Policy of Ukraine;
- Patricia Amfer, project manager of the Hungarian Fashion & Design Agency, Hungary;
- Karin Sepp, incubator manager of Tartu Centre for Creative Industries, Estonia.
ІІ. « CREATE. Ukraine: Creative Visa-Free Mode in the Fashion Industry». The main thesis of the discussion was “Visa-free regime is not about biometric passports but rather about the ability to think, collaborate, and create without borders.” Speakers:
- Svitlana Fomenko, First Deputy Minister of Culture of Ukraine;
- Giovanni Ottonello, professor, art director at IED – Istituto Europeo di Design;
- Yu Masui, LVMH Prize scout, Japanese journalist, influential international contributor, blogger, Japan.
Kyiv Fashion Summit was supported by the Ministry of Information Policy of Ukraine and the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine.
Giovanni Ottonello, Svitlana Fomenko, Masha Tsukanova
Olga Myelkova, Volodymyr Nechyporuk, Svitlana Fomenko, Giovanni Ottonello
Karin SeppPatricia Amfer
Liana Satenstein (Vogue USA)Masha Tsukanova
Artem MykhailenkoYuliia Fediv
Anna Marija GrinbergaCristina ConstantinEva Sykorova Combrova, Vogue CSKoanna Mrozczkowska, Karolina TomaszewiczKristen V BatemanLaima JurčaAnastasiia Ivchenko, Yevheniia SkybinaAnna Dobrachova, Anna KostiuchenkoArtem Mykhailenko