IFFTI 2019 MANCHESTER

8 – 12 April 2019

Monday 8 April 2019

The events on Monday are for IFFTI Committee Members only.

9.00 – 10.00

Registration

10.00 – 12.00

Sub Committee Meetings x3

12.00 – 13.30

Lunch

13.30 – 17.00

The 21st Committee Meeting

17.30 – 19.00

Dinner For Executive Committee Members

Tuesday 9 April 2019

All conference attendees are welcome to attend the General Council Meeting and afternoon workshop.

9.00 – 10.00

Registration

9.00 – 10.00

Welcome meeting for non paper exhibitors

10.00 – 17.00

Non Paper Exhibition installation

10.00 – 12.30

The 21st IFFTI General Council Meeting

12.30 – 14.00

Lunch

14.00 – 16.30

IFFTI Workshop – Research/Education

17.30 – 19.00

Drinks reception for all participants hosted by the Lord Mayor

Wednesday 10 April 2019

9.00 – 10.00

Registration

10.00 – 12.30

Opening Ceremony: Keynote Speeches

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch

13.30 – 14.45

Paper Presentations – Session 1

1a Education

1b Design Process and Fashion

1c National/Local Identity and Fashion

14.45 – 16.15

Non Paper Exhibition

16.15 – 17.45

Workshop 1 – Illustration Workshop – Melanie Reim

16.15 – 17.45

Workshop 2 – LCF Education workshop

19.00 – 23.00

IFFTI Gala Dinner

Thursday 11 April 2019

9.00 – 9.30

Registration

9.30 – 10.45

Paper Presentations – Session 2

2a Education and Sustainability

2b Design Process and Fashion ID

2c National Identity and Branding

10.45 – 11.15

Tea/Coffee Break

11.15 – 12.30

Paper Presentations – Session 3

3a Sustainability

3b The Retail Experience

3c Subcultures and Fashion

12.30 – 14.00

Lunch

14.00 – 15.15

Paper Presentations – Session 4

4a Ethical issues

4b New Technology/e-Technology

4c Personal Identity and Fashion

4d The Relationship between Social Media and Fashion

15.15 – 15.45

Tea/Coffee Break

15.45 – 17.15

Closing Executive Committee Meeting (IFFTI Committee Members Only)

15.45 – 17.15

Workshop 1 Identity Crisis – Noelle Hatley & Gemma Johnstone

15.45 – 17.15

Workshop 2 Generation Z – Basia Szkutnicka

17.30 – 18.30

Student Competition Showcase

18.30 – 20:00

Goodbye Drinks

Friday 12 April 2019

10.00 – 13.00 Cultural Excursion

£20 per head, including transport and lunch

Manchester Art Gallery

A private curated tour of the solo show by photographer Martin Parr, showing 40 years of his Manchester work. As well as The Nordic design collection in the Design Gallery which will have fashion (alongside furniture, glass, ceramics, sliver and jewellery) by Peter Jensen, Henrik Vibskov and Vuokko Nurmesniemi, H&M Conscious collection, Pierre Balmain. 15 places.

Museum of Science and Industry

The group tour includes engine demonstrations, The Manchester Mills talk and The Revolution Show. 15 places.

Manchester Walking Tour

This tour reveals odd sculptures, mad details, washed up remnants of things inside and outside buildings. It’s different – guaranteed. Each tour will tackle a different area of the city centre and environs and uncover massive quantities of uninteresting objects. This is an informative, entertaining and unusual look at what Manchester has to offer. 15 places.