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This is your chance to hear fromIlse Metcheck, President of the California Fashion Association(CFA), and engage conversation about local and global fashion business:
–The Current Landscape, Global Industry and Competition
–Intellectual Property and Licensing
–Technology, Trends, and Predictions
–Southern CA businesses, networking and employment opportunities
Tuesday, September 24th
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Room 201 at 625 Polk Street
Ilse Metcheckis a keynote speaker on fashion industry issues. After serving as the Executive Director of the California Mart (now the California Market Center), she founded CFA in 1994 with assistance from major financial and manufacturing participants in the region’s apparel industry. The CFA provides industry leaders in Southern California’s manufacturing and textile community with the opportunity to share information about the industry in a global economy. In support of fashion education and emerging designers,the CFA created a philanthropic branch, the California Fashion Foundation (CFF), which bestowsannual scholarships for students and young designers.