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From Waste to Sustainability – Transforming the Textile Industry

October 22, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration is Closed

Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce and PICC Foundation are thrilled to host the new President of Shenkar, Professor Sheizaf Rafaeli, for a hybrid live discussion on innovation in the textile industry towards sustainability. Shenkar is an Israeli renowned engineering, design and art school, which specializes in designing functional, smart and sustainable fabrics.

Speakers:

Moderator: Marcia Weiss, Director, Fashion & Textiles Futures Center, Director, Textile Design Programs, Chair at the Harold Neuman Textile Design Chair, Thomas Jefferson University

Professor Sheizaf Rafaeli, President, Shenkar

Professor Sheizaf Rafaeli, President, Shenkar

 

 

Mark Sunderland, MS, Vice President,Jefferson Strategic Ventures and Chief Innovation Officer & Chief Sustainability Officer at Hemp Black/Ecofibre

Mark Sunderland, MS, Vice President,Jefferson Strategic Ventures and Chief Innovation Officer & Chief Sustainability Officer at Hemp Black/Ecofibre

 Craig Lindemann, Fabrics Division – Sustainability, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc

Craig Lindemann, Fabrics Division – Sustainability, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc

 

We thank our promoting partner:

 

 

 

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Date:
October 22, 2021
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm