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Clockwise, from top left: Chip Bergh, Kalpona Akter, Amina Razvi, Aniyia Williams, Eileen Fisher, Nicole McLaughlin, August Bard-Bringéus, Sarah Ditty.
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The first BoF Professional Summit on How to Build a Responsible Fashion Business is live now, click here to tune in.

Join us for a practical, half-day programme of conversations, workshops, keynotes and panels led by BoF’s expert editors and correspondents, aiming to help business leaders, creatives and entrepreneurs begin their journey towards more responsible fashion business practices.

Schedule

Leading with Purpose: Upholding Your Values When They Are Put to the Ultimate Test
16:00 BST / 11:00 EDT / 08:00 PDT
Chip Bergh, Chief Executive, Levi Strauss & Co.
Imran Amed, Founder and CEO, The Business of Fashion

Reimagining Racial Equity From the Ground Up
16:35 BST / 11:35 EDT / 08:35 PDT
Aniyia Williams, Founder & Director, Black & Brown Founders & Zebras Unite

From Crisis to Progress: The Future of Labour Rights in Fashion's Supply Chain
17:05 BST / 12:05 EDT / 09:05 PDT
Kalpona Akter, Founder & Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Worker Solidarity
Sarah Ditty, Global Policy Director, Fashion Revolution
Sarah Kent, Sustainability Correspondent, The Business of Fashion

Has 'Sustainability' Become a Dirty Word?
17:45 BST / 12:45 EDT / 09:45 PDT
Eileen Fisher, Founder & Co-Chief Executive, Eileen Fisher Inc.
August Bard-Bringéus, Co-Founder, Asket
Gabriela Hearst, Designer, Gabriela Hearst
Lauren Sherman, Executive Editor, The Business of Fashion

Workshop 1: Measuring Your Progress: How to Reduce Environmental Impact and Increase Social Justice
18:20 BST / 13:20 EDT / 10:20 PDT
Amina Razvi, Executive Director, Sustainable Apparel Coalition

The Rise of DTC: How To Scale Responsibly
19:10 BST / 14:00 EDT / 11:00 PDT
Shimona Mehta, Head of EMEA, Shopify Plus

Workshop 2: A Fashion Upcycling Workshop: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
19:25 BST / 14:25 EDT / 11:25 PDT
Nicole McLaughlin, Designer, Nicole McLaughlin
Chantal Fernandez, Senior Correspondent, The Business of Fashion

BoF Professional Networking Session
20:00 BST / 15:00 EDT / 12:00 PDT
Make connections and take the conversation further with your industry peers in an interactive breakout session facilitated by BoF. Space is limited on a first-come-first-serve basis — enter via the link on the Summit page after the event.

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