About Future VOICES
Launched in October 2016 The Business of Fashion and TOPSHOP have created ‘Future VOICES’ – a new long-term partnership dedicated to nurturing the next generation of global industry talent. Based on a shared mission to democratise and open the fashion industry by connecting, informing and enabling its future leaders. Read on for the initiative’s upcoming activity, with more to be revealed…
BoF Professional for Students
TOPSHOP are giving students free BoF Professional memberships – providing the essential information and insight to progress their career.
Future VOICES Challenge
The Business of Fashion and TOPSHOP launched the ultimate annual competition to identify 10 breakthrough talents from around the world to participate and pitch their ideas at VOICES, BoF’s new annual gathering for big thinkers, taking place on 1-3 December at Soho Farmhouse in Oxfordshire. The winners will then benefit from a year-long programme including mentoring, events and the opportunity to work closely with BoF & TOPSHOP.
Live Streaming VOICES
TOPSHOP is the exclusive Live Streaming Partner for VOICES, enabling young entrepreneurs in our communities – and beyond – to access exclusive content from the event. Watch live footage from speakers including John Galliano, Amber Valletta and Mario Testino.
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Frequently Asked Questions
BoF Professional For Students membership provides you with unlimited access to agenda-setting news, analysis and opinion that you cannot find anywhere else.
Your free membership includes unlimited access to BoF articles (including our archive), professional-only briefings and alerts, and the BoF iOS app ( coming soon).
If you choose to not become a BoF Professional member, you will still be able to access BoF, as a Basic member.
This membership will allow you to read up to 5 articles a month, provide access to our BoF Fashion Week show imagery, allow access to BoF Careers job and company pages, view BoF 500 pages and receive our Daily Digest newsletter.
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