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Our education program features top trend forecasters & industry experts, presenting business insights to help your company grow & trend overviews to help inspire your design directions.

Admission: All seminars are free, however, you must first register in the CMC's lobby as an attendee of the show & then present your show badge for entrance into the show area. Click HERE for show admissions policies & registration information.

Seminars are located in Suite 19 in the CMC's Penthouse show area, 13th floor, A-wing. Seating is limited; first-come, first-served.

9:30a-10:30a “Taking Your Business to the Next Level” by Global Purchasing Companies
This seminar will answer questions about what is required to sell to a department store, and if it is worth it. It will highlight how to work as little as possible for the most amount of money, describe the mantra of licensing agreements, and discuss risk management for growth and investment.

Presented by Mercedes Gonzalez, Director, Global Purchasing Companies

11a-12p "Fall/Winter 2015/16: Influences, Color, Fabric and Key Shapes" by Promostyl
As the official trend partner with the LA Textile Show this season, Promostyl is excited to present an all encompassing seminar, with an overview of the important influences and themes for the season, along with color, fabric, and shape direction for the women's, men's, casual and youth markets.

Presented by Janna Stark, Promostyl Trend Consultant, Promostyl


“Fall/Winter 2015/2016 Colors & Influences” by PeclersParis
PeclersParis, a leading trend, style, and innovation consulting agency, deciphers the key influences for Fall/Winter 2015-16 and translates them into creative scenarios facilitating new product development through the season's key color, textures, prints, surfaces, and innovation techniques inspiring all markets.

Presented by Jeanine Milillo, Managing Director, PeclersParis North America

2:30p-3p Fashion Business Inc
Seminar info coming soon.
11a-12p Design Options
Seminar info coming soon.

Presented by Fran Sude, Founder, Design Options


“Technology: Fashion Starts Here” by California Fashion Association
Whether your business is investigating its initial technology investment or upgrading from a legacy system to newer technology, the selection and implementation process is daunting.  Careful planning and preparation during the software selection process matters a great deal.

Hear from experts in three different segments of the technology of fashion.

Moderated by Ilse Metchek, President, California Fashion Association.

Henry Cherner, Managing Partner at AIMS 360, Brian Kastner, Regional Sales Director, Centric Software, Ram Sareen, Head Coach & Founder, Tukatech.

WED, MAR 12  
11a-12p “Women's & Young Contemporary Trend Stories for Fall/Winter 15/16” by Fashion Snoops
This presentation reviews essential Fall/Winter 15/16 women's and young contemporary themes along with packaged expressions of color palettes, key items, materials, print, details and early retail confirmation.

Presented by Melissa Moylan, Fashion Snoops







>>Sep 29 - Oct 1   |   Mon-Wed
>> Hours:  Mon-Tue, 9a-5p   |   Wed, 9a-4p



California Market Center (CMC)
Penthouse Event Space, 13th floor
Fashion Theater, Main Lobby
110 E 9th St at Main St
Los Angeles CA 90079



Attendees | 213.630.3683
Press | 213.630.3616



Exhibitor Application: download PDF

Brittany Carr   |    213.630.3721



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