Breaking Into Fashion: A Collaborative Panel Talk with fashion institute Polimoda and Amsterdam Fashion Week

On May 23rd, in collaboration with leading fashion institute Polimoda, AFW will host a dynamic panel discussion focused on the ins and outs of breaking into the fashion industry. This event aims to demystify the journey towards a successful career in fashion, whilst highlighting the invaluable resources and opportunities offered by Polimoda.

The panel discussion will be moderated by Amsterdam Fashion Week and features  esteemed speakers from diverse facets of the fashion world, each bringing their unique insights and expertise to the table. Among the Polimoda alumni is Elisa Michelle, Fashion Photographer and Art Director, as well as Pio Boserman, Menswear Fashion Designer from Tommy Hilfiger, and Head Of Design at DENHAM the Jeanmaker Salvatore Aloisi.

By fostering dialogue between academia and industry, our panel talk aims to bridge the gap and provide invaluable insights into the multifaceted world of fashion, to make Polimoda more accessible to aspiring master’s degree students and to inspire Dutch fashion enthusiasts to consider pursuing advanced studies. Throughout the panel, attendees will gain invaluable insights into the benefits of studying at Polimoda, including the unrivalled networking opportunities and the mentorship of industry experts. Furthermore, attendees will learn about the array of interviews and career prospects awaiting graduates, and how Polimoda equips students with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in such competitive environments. This collaborative event serves as a platform for students to engage directly with Polimoda alumni, fostering connections and opening doors to future opportunities. Beyond the discussion, attendees will have the chance to participate in an interactive session, further enhancing their understanding of the industry and forging meaningful connections with like-minded individuals.

Where: Fosbury & Sons, Prinsengracht 769, 1071 JZ Amsterdam
When: May 23rd, 7 PM
To attend the panel discussion, please RSVP via the following link.



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