The BLC Leather Technology Centre and International Leather Maker (ILM) are looking forward to welcoming delegates from across the leather industry to this special event.

The full programme of presentations and speakers is as follows:

Paul Littlefair, Head of International, RSPCA

Animal Welfare in the Leather Industry

Scott Echols, Technical Director, ZDHC Foundation

Launch of Leather MRSL

Mike Tomkin, Director of Sustainability, Stahl

Alternative Chemistries for Leather Production

Francois-Xavier Morvan, Sustainability Performance Manager, Kering

Environmental Profit & Loss

Laura Mylius-Prou, Fashion Marketing Project Manager, Lectra

Innovating to create viable processes and cut down on leather waste

Warren Bowden, Director of Technology, Scottish Leather Group

Sustainable Manufacturing

David Fitzsimons, Managing Director, Oakdene Hollins      

Moving to a Circular Economy – opportunities for the leather industry

The conference is kindly sponsored by Stahl and Lectra

To book a place for this unique opportunity to hear from brands and experts on important topics relating to the sustainability of leather across the global supply chain:

For more information please contact or call +44(0)1604 679940