Kering, Deckers and CTC join Paris Smart Talk seminar

Published:  14 August, 2018
Thierry Poncet, CTC Group

John Graebin, Senior Materials Director, Deckers Brands, Chiara Morelli, Group Operations Sustainability Manager, Kering and Thierry Poncet, Sustainable Development Manager, CTC Group will be the three keynote speakers and panellists during the “Sustainability and transparency in the leather supply chain” seminar co-organised by ILM and Premiere Vision Leather (PVL) set for September 20. 

Moderated by ILM Content Director, Martin Ricker, the seminar will feature three short presentations from leading industry experts representing major brands and retailers and a leading France based leather and footwear technical institute, followed by and question and answer session. The one-hour seminar will take in hall 3 of the Parc des expositions de Paris-Nord Villepinte showgrounds in Paris.

Premiere Vision SMART seminar series

The seminar forms part of PVL’s series of SMART seminars based around the core theme of material sustainability which has been presented at PVL during recent editions of the fair. The seminar is aimed at any visitors and will be free to attend and will take place at 3.30-4.30pm on September 20 during the fair. Premiere Vision Leather will take place September 19-21 and will feature exhibitors showcasing fashion leathers for the Autumn/Winter 2019-20 season.

Further details about the presentation topics can be found on the Premiere Vision Leather website: and on the ILM website.