Programme and Location

26 October 2017:
UdK Fashion Show

Estrel Convention Center
Sonnenallee 225
12057 Berlin

27 October 2017:
Missing Links Conference

UdK Concert Hall
1st Floor Foyer
Hardenbergstraße 33
10623 Berlin



09:30 a.m. Introduction and Greeting

Professor Martin Rennert, President of UdK

Professor Heiderose Kilper, Director of the IRS

10:00 a.m. Project Presentation

Geographies of Dissociation

10:30 a.m. Panel Session

on uncovering the missing links of fashion:

The role of media ‘old’ and ‘new’

12:00 a.m. Lunch break
01:00 p.m. Keynote Lecture

Professor Angela McRobbie:

A Social Agenda for Fashion Policy Studies as Urban Creative Economy

01:30 p.m. Panel Session

Creating responsible value?

Panel session on policies and possibilities of change

03:00 p.m. Coffee Break
03:30 p.m. Keynote Lecture

Professor Valerie Steele

Globalization and Technology

04:00 p.m. Panel Session

Fashion design at the crossroads:

Panel session on challenges to design value and the role of fashion designers

05:30 p.m. Conclusion