Owner led businesses often seek extra industry insights to help them fine-tune their business.
We deliver lectures, provide workshops, masterclasses and round table discussions
targeted to answer the fashion industries commonly asked questions.
- Sat 24 Nov 2018 11.00 -11.30amHochhauser Auditorium, Sackler Centre V&A Museum | Cromwell Rd Knightsbridge
FASHION INDUSTRY INSIGHTS- WHAT IT TAKES
Joanne Yulan Jong, founder of Yulan Creative and author of the bestselling book "The Fashion Switch” has been invited back to the V&A to talk about what it takes to succeed in the fashion industry today, giving advice on working with the UK and international brands and share insights to those keen to stay ahead in the fashion business. This is a free event - for more details click here.
The workshop and lecture gave us all a fantastic insight into the fashion design industry, including company structures and how they differ internationally job role descriptions, and most importantly; the future evolvement of the industry. Joanne's overview is so incredibly useful for the future and will help students to think proactively in the world of fashion design.
Jamie Ford - Student Activities Co-ordinator, Creative industries, Southampton University
Edinburgh College of Art was delighted to host alumni and leading fashion expert Joanne Yulan Jong. Her presentation to our students was dynamic and highly informative; a rich source of expertise that proved enlightening and inspirational.
Mal Burkinshaw - Programme Director of Fashion, Edinburgh College of Art