The sustainable transition in apparel and home textiles

Fashion Francios le Nguyen

The Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI) invites you for a new Market Intelligence (MI) webinar in the apparel and home textile sectors.

Change means opportunity for manufacturers that can adapt to new situations. One of the most important changes in the international textiles market is the transition to a fully sustainable value chain. This webinar will help you understand what the sustainable transition is and how you can meet and exceed tomorrow’s requirements.


10:00 – 10:05 CET: Welcome and introduction of presenters
10:05 – 10:45 CET: The sustainable transition: opportunities and consequences
10:45 – 11:00 CET: Egypt case study
11:00 – 11:15 CET: Questions and answers  

Target group

The webinar is for (potential) apparel exporters to the European Union and business support organisations.


The webinar will be presented by:

Giovanni Beatrice

Giovanni Beatrice

Creative fashion entrepreneur building bridges between supply and demand. Supporting garment manufacturing organisations with their strategy, marketing and CSR. Collaborating with retailers and brands on sustainable global sourcing. I am an innovator with a focus on the implementation of original market developments and opportunities into existing organisations to create a competitive advantage.

Frans Tilstra

Frans Tilstra

Market analyst with a focus on sustainability, technical innovations and new business models. Uses market data to consult suppliers of textile and leather products on how to be successful today by preparing for the fashion industry of tomorrow. The time of making important business decisions based on intuition (and being proud of it) has gone. Today’s successful fashion companies operate on market data.




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Event details


Friday, March 12, 2021


Webinar: 10:00 – 11:15 CET

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12 March 2021