The supporting programme of the 44th Filo edition is rich in events.
On 30 September 2015, at 2.30pm, there is the meeting “Il filo della conoscenza”, organized by Filo, Ice Agency and the Italian Fashion System (Sala Pirelli , Palazzo delle Stelline, entrance in corso Magenta 59), which introduces the study “Comparative Analysis between Europe and the United States of the eco-toxicological standards in textile, clothing, leather/leather goods and footwear sectors”, prepared by the Associazione Tessile e Salute for the Ice Agency under the extraordinary promotional programme of Made in Italy promoted by the Ministry of Economic Development. Introduction speech by Marinella Loddo (Milan Ice Agency) with the participation of Mauro Rossetti (Associazione Tessile e Salute), Gianpaolo Bruno (Rome Ice Agency) and Maria Ines Aronadio (Rome Ice Agency).
The highlight of the day is FiloHappening (FiloLounge, at 5pm). The leading theme focuses on Leonardo’s “Think future”: speeches by Marilena Bolli (president of Unione Industriale Biellese), Silvio Albini (outgoing president of Milano Unica), Roberto Luongo (Rome Ice Agency) and Claudio Marenzi (president of the Italian Fashion System).
Following the brief reports of the speakers, the discussion will be opened to the exhibitors, buyers and journalists attending Filo in the more informal environment of the cocktail which concludes the event and the first work day of the 44th edition of Filo.
At 1.30 pm the meeting is with the “present” that Filo has prepared for the participants in this 44th edition: the guided visit to the exhibition “Inside the Last Supper”. Since places are limited, all those interested are kindly asked to report their being present at Filo Press Office, located in the magnolia closter at the Palazzo delle Stelline.
FILONewsletter n. 37, 30th september 2015