Crafts in Fashion for a Greener Europe – 21/10/2020 – Program



Crafts in Fashion for a Greener Europe

online conference

When: 21/10/2020 Wednesday 15:00 – 16:30 CET
Organiser: Budapest Enterprise Agency
Virtual venue: Budapest, Hungary


Traditional crafts support the fashion industry for a greener Europe! Why are crafts inherently sustainable and why could they be a stable basis for the circular economy? Participants will learn the answers and get an insight into good practices from different regions through this free online event. The ongoing Interreg Europe CRAFTS CODE project will be introduced and speakers at EU, city, stakeholder and crafts level will contribute. The event will end with a networking session.


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Contact: Mónika Alíz Mészáros, EU project manager



Services for designers and crafts
Mr. Máron ILYÉS, president, Budapest Enterprise Agency, Hungary

Interreg Europe CRAFTS CODE project – good practices for crafts
Mrs. Carlotta VIVIANI, Florence Municipality, Italy

Why branding is important and how crafts contribute to a greener Europe?
Mrs. Margaret Ann DOWLING, head of brand and business development, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Hungary

Good practice / Hungary – Poppy bulb mentoring programme for crafts
Mrs. Zsuzsi PANYI, owner, Panyizsuzsi Ltd.

Good practice – product innovation / Spain – Sesena

Good practice – marketing innovation / Finland – Kvarken shop

Q&A session
contribution by Handwork Academy / Hungary