COP15: Biggest Fashion event ever on sustainable fashion

Pressemelding   •   des 09, 2009 08:59 CET

News: Free live feed avaliable for broadcast and free images for print! (see below)

Countdown: Two days to go
To the biggest sustainable summits for the Fashion Industry in Europe on Wednesday 9th December at the Danish Opera House
- this event is occuring concurently with the COP15 (the UN Conference on Climate Change).
The HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark will speak as well as the following members from the fashion industry:

Laurent Claquin, Senior VP of CSR for PPR (Gucci Group)
Christian Kemp-Griffin, Chief Mission Officer of Edun
Manuel Baigorri, Director of Social & Environmental Sustainability of Levi Strauss & Company
Julie Gilhart, Senior Buyer of Barneys New York
Marjorie Yang, Chairman of Esquel
Vanessa Friedman, Fashion Editor of the Financial Times
Peter Ingwersen, Founder and Creative Director of Noir

The Fashion Summit is a one day event that includes lectures, presentations, a gallery of sustainable materials,
and will conclude with a runway competition by Nordic designers, with the award being presented by HRH Crown Princess Mary.

Judges for the design competition include:
Laird Borelli, Senior Features editor of Style.com
Ann-Sofie Johansson, Head of Design for H&M
Fern Mallis, VP of IMG Fashion
Margareta von den Bosch, Creative Advisor for H&M
Erin Mullaney, Buying Director, Browns

Participants are CEO's and designers of Nordic and International fashion companies, including  experts,
academia, celebrities and politicians - including The Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Ritt Bjerregaard and more.

For more information about the speakers or content of the Fashion Summit contact:
stine@danishfashioninstitute or eva@danishfashioninstitute.dk
+45 70 20 30 68

For all TV Networks and Online media

Live feed available for electronic broadcast
Our broadcast host will supply live feed featuring multi camera OB transmission.
All footage is royalty free and free to broadcast*

Please contact cathrine@danishfashioninstitute.dk <mailto:cathrine@danishfashioninstitute.dk> for more information or +45 70203068.

VNR service
The event footage recorded and live edited will be availavle for high speed download in full broadcast resolution on our VNR servers immediately after the event at http://www.fashionsummit.tv/press

All footage is royalty free and free to broadcast*

Videos online for playback
Furthermore all footage of the event, keynote speakers and fashion show will be avaliable online for browser playback at http://www.fashionsummit.tv <http://www.fashionsummit.tv/>

*All audio is royalty free, except for music rights to be agreed with your local rights publishing organisation.
Danish Fashion Institute takes no responsibility for liability in regards to any music rights.

For all printed and written online media

Free photos/images
Images from the entire event will be avaliable online from 4 pm on Thursday the 10th of December.
Images will include: "Green Carpet": All guests, celebrities and participants including: The Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Danish Crown Princess Mary etc.
Images of Keynote speakers, runway show and award ceremony of the winning designer.

All footage is royalty free and free to print in relation to articles about the Fashion Summit or NICE project.

Username: Press
Password: Hopenhagen

Folder: Press

Fashion Summit Press Conference

You will be able to meet speakers and sponsors of the Fashion Summit.

December 9th from 10 am – 11 am at:
The Copenhagen Opera House
Ekvipagemestervej 10
1438 Copenhagen K

Entrance on the backside of the Opera house entrance (opposite the main entrance by the waterfront)

Register for the Press Conference latest Tuesday December 8th to: