THE BIGGEST FASHION
AND TEXTILE FAIR IN THE BALTIC STATES
17-19 October, 2019
Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO

PROGRAM 2018

27th International Trade Fair of Textile, Fashion and Innovations
BALTIC FASHION & TEXTILE VILNIUS 2018


18-20 October, 2018

Time

Event

Venue

18 October, Thursday

10.15- 10.30

Opening Ceremony of the Trade Fair Baltic Fashion & Textile Vilnius”

Members of Seimas and Government of Lithuania; Heads of Foreign Diplomatic Representations to Lithuania; participants and visitors of the trade fair

Event Hall 3

10.40 -10.55

Official Opening of the Exposition “Lithuanian Apparel and Textile Sector as integral part of the Industry 4.0”

Members of Seimas and Government of Lithuania; Heads of Foreign Diplomatic Representations to Lithuania; participants and visitors of the trade fair.

Event Hall 3

 

11.00- 12.30

General Meeting of the members of the Lithuanian Apparel and Textile Industry Association followed by the discussion on issuesrelated to the development challenges for the industrial sector.

Participation: Members of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania and members of the Lithuanian Apparel and Textile Industry Association LATIA.

Conference Room 5.1

13.00-15.30

 

Conference “Smart Production Technologies in the Apparel and Textile Sector”. Moderator: prof. Rimvydas Milašius, Kaunas University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Design.

Conference Room 5.3

13.00-13.10

Welcome speech.

13.10-13.25

Mr. Ričardas Valančiauskas, Head of Research and Innovation Program and International Cooperation Division, Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA) (Lithuania):
Smart Future Technologies“

13.25-13.40

dr. Eugenija Strazdienė, Vilnius University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Creative Technologies (Lithuania):

“Smart and Safe Professional Wear. Project SWW“

13.40-13.55

dr. Daiva Mikučionienė, Kaunas University of Technology (Lithuania):

“Smart technologies for Textile and Apparel Industries: Project TEXMODA”

13.55-14.10

 

Mr. Maciej Winiarski, Juki Central Europe Sp. z o.o. (Poland):

„JaNets – Smart Production Monitoring System“

14.10-14.25

Coffee Break.

14.25-14.45

 

Mr. Luca Mosso, Director of Macpi S.p.A. Bonding div. (Italy):

“Fashionable Stitch-Free Technology”

14.45-15.05

Mr. Bruno Michel, Regional Sales Director, Europe, Bemis Associates UK (United Kingdom):

BEMIS Sewfree®: replace sewing with bonding

15.05-15.25

 

Mr. Andrzej Romanowicz, Area Sales Manager of BROTHER Internationale Industriemaschinen Gmbh (Germany):

NEXIO – Next generation of lockstitch machines and other BROTHER brand industrial sewing machines”.

15.25-15.45

 

Mr. Andrew Chang, Sales Manager MING JANG SEWING MACHINE CO., LTD. (Taiwan):

MEGASEW Flatseam Machines solutions for Apparel Industry. The Latest Ultimate MJ101TX Flatseamer’s advantages”.

Organizers: UAB „KoLiz“ (Lithuania) and UAB „Lengvosios pramonės centras“(Lithuania). Entrance is free of charge but registration is required.

12.00-13.00

Social security project STAY VISIBLE - the start of 6th season.

In the program:  performance by Donalda Meizelyte; presentation of the collection of the brand NEŠKIS backpacks with reflectors; "Two makes six" fashion show; children's stylist Ieva Arnauskienė will present a collection of reflective hats; vocal group from Jonava BROLIAI. Organizer: Lithuanian Large Families Association „Mes“.

Young Designers’ Collections Presentations.

Collections will be presented by Klaipėdos siuvimo ir paslaugų  verslo mokykla.

Event Hall 3

14.00-16.00

Presentation of the latest autumn / winter collections.

Presentations of exhibitors' collections: Azlan Seeds Fertilizer Leather & Premier Linker (Pakistan), Polinushka (Ukraine), Designer MAŽENA GIEDRYTĖ, Junmaogroup  - shirts collection for men (China), BIGU (Ukraine), Evolution Kids (Ukraine), Ruty design accessory Žiogas (Lithuania), RORIS Fur Collection Autumn / Winter 2018/2019 (Lithuania).

During the break: the singer GABRIELA ŽDANOVIČIŪTĖ (winner of international competitions, participant of "Lietuvos Balsas").

Organizer: Fashion Agency „CATWALK“. More detailed information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , www.catwalk.lt.

Event Hall 3

14.30-15.30

Round Table Discussion: How to foster cooperation between Finland and Lithuania in Ready Made Garments sector?

Moderator: Ms. Anne Ruokamo, Advisor, Internationalization Services of Finnish SUOMEN TEKSTIILI & MUOTI

Conference Room 5.5

10.00-18.00

PANGEA. Photo exhibition and presentation of two photo albums.

Author Edmundas Kolevaitis is a member of the Union of Lithuanian Art Photographers, a long-time manager of Lithuanian textile and clothing companies.

Foye

Event Hall 3

10.00-18.00

JUKI Lithuania Instagram Competition. Take part and win a great prize – one of three excellent sewing machines!

1.Visit JUKI stand no. 5.D11 and get all the information about current Juki models and company plans. 2.Take a selfie in front of JUKI fair wall and show how much You love Juki! 3.Publish the pic on Your Instagram with #lovejukilithuania.

Event Hall 5

10.00-18.00

Mobile educational exhibition „The Path of Yarn“, stand no. 5.A14.

Demonstration of the path of linen and wool from the birth of fiber to the fabric.

Organizer: The Fine Crafts Association of Vilnius.

Event Hall 5

19 October, Friday

11.00- 14.20

International Conference „Driving Fashion Business: What matters Tomorrow“.

Conference Room 5.3

10.30-11.00

Registration

11.00-11.10

Opening

11.10-11.50

Business Developer CARLIN CREATIVE Mme Pavina Souvanlasy:

“Trend Drivers FW 19-20. Focus on showing the cross-sector nature of influences and inciting people to discover all the creative richness of the ensemble of CARLIN‘s trend books”. Presentation in English.

12.00-12.30

Ms. Marija Palaikytė, Fashion Trend Analyst (Lithuania):

“Technoprimitivism or Back to The Future”

12.40-13.10

Ms. Victoria Dias, Fashion Products and Brands Developer, Fashion Macro-trends Analyst (Spain):

“Textile & Fashion Industry Digital Innovations“

13.20-13.40

Ms. Rūta Kaupinytė-Gotesman, Fashion Marketing Expert, Lecturer (Lithuania):

“Fashion Future Scenario: Individualism”

13.40-14.00

Ms. Redita Survilaitė, Fashion Journalist, Stilist, TV Show Director and Editor (Lithuania):

“Podium Fashion at the Street or Street Fashion on the Podium?“

14.00-14.20

Ms. Elžbieta Ananda, founder of the sustainable and ethical fashion brand Babe Universe:

„Sustainability and ecology in the fashion industry: the success of a commercial brand.“

Conference is moderated by Mr. Žilvinas Grigaitis, Business and Communication Consultant.

 Organizers: SMK University of Applied Social Sciences (Lithuania) and UAB “Lengvosios pramones centras” (Lithuania). 

12.00-12.45

Presentation of the latest autumn/winter collections.

Organizer: Model agency "Mpodiumas". Further information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event Hall 3

13.00-15.00

Young Designers’ Collections Presentations. Collections will be presented by:

  • Kauno kolegija | University of Applied Sciences: Indrė Vaitkevičiūtė
  • Vilnius Automechanics and Business School
  • Kaunas Vocational School of Household Services and Business
  • Vilnius Art Academy: Ieva Šlaičiūnaitė
  • Kauno kolegija | University of Applied Sciences: Karolina Gasčiauskaitė
  • Vilnius College of Design: Greta Astašauskaitė, Aistė Vaškevičiūtė, Domantas Mašidlauskas, Vytautė Lastauskaitė.

Event Hall 3

15.00-17.00

Presentation of the latest autumn / winter collections for youngsters.

Brands: Designer Mažena Giedrytė collection, Mohito, House, Cropp, Sinsay, Reserved. Organizer: Fashion Agency „CATWALK“. More detailed information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Event Hall 3

10.00-18.00

PANGEA. Photo exhibition and presentation of two photo albums.

Author Edmundas Kolevaitis is a member of the Union of Lithuanian Art Photographers, a long-time manager of Lithuanian textile and clothing companies.

Foye

Event Hall 3

10.00-18.00

JUKI Lithuania Instagram Competition. Take part and win a great prize – one of three excellent sewing machines!

1.Visit JUKI stand no. 5.D11 and get all the information about current Juki models and company plans. 2.Take a selfie in front of JUKI fair wall and show how much You love Juki! 3.Publish the pic on Your Instagram with #lovejukilithuania.

Event Hall 5

10.00-18.00

Mobile educational exhibition „The Path of Yarn“, stand no. 5.A14.

Demonstration of the path of linen and wool from the birth of fiber to the fabric.

Organizer: The Fine Crafts Association of Vilnius.

Event Hall 5

20 October, Saturday

12.00-14.00

Presentation of the latest autumn/winter collections for children.

Brands: Vestos, Selado, Chicco, Reserved, Ruty Design aksesuaras Žiogas, KidzOne, K&F Style, House, Cropp, Sinsay, Bigu (Ukraine), Evolution Kids (Ukraine).

Organizer: Fashion Agency „CATWALK“. More detailed information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 Event Hall 3

14.30-15.30

Autumn/winter 2018-2019 Fashion Trends. Collections for youth and children. Collections: 1. The accessories of the painter MARIJUS PIEKURAS. A collection of jewelry for women and men with miniature paintings. 2. MADMUAZELĖ. 3. TALLY WEIJL. 4. TAKKO. 5. OVS. 6. KIDZ ONE. 7. SKINIJA.

Organizer: MODELIAI.LT, www.modeliai.lt.

Event Hall 3

10.00-17.00

PANGEA. Photo exhibition and presentation of two photo albums.

Author Edmundas Kolevaitis is a member of the Union of Lithuanian Art Photographers, a long-time manager of Lithuanian textile and clothing companies.

Foye

Event Hall 3

10.00-17.00

JUKI Lithuania Instagram Competition. Take part and win a great prize – one of three excellent sewing machines!

1.Visit JUKI stand no. 5.D11 and get all the information about current Juki models and company plans. 2.Take a selfie in front of JUKI fair wall and show how much You love Juki! 3.Publish the pic on Your Instagram with #lovejukilithuania.

Event Hall 5

10.00-17.00

Mobile educational exhibition „The Path of Yarn“, stand no. 5.A14.

Demonstration of the path of linen and wool from the birth of fiber to the fabric.

Organizer: The Fine Crafts Association of Vilnius.

Event Hall 5


TRADE FAIR IS OPEN:

October 18-19th: 10:00-18:00 hrs,
October 20th: 10:00-17:00 hrs.

        



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