INVISTA will open its fourth annual Lycra Fibre Moves conference in Como, Italy today.
Leading textile professionals from far and wide will arrive in the Mediterranean city for the two-day event, which will provide insights into the legwear market, global retail trends and business opportunities.
INVISTA will also use the two-day forum to introduce its international clients to new technologies from its best-known brand, Lycra.
Max Wiesendanger, executive vice president of INVISTA Apparel and Advanced Textiles, will open the conference at 2pm today.
Other speakers include Jorge Martin, project manager at Euromonitor International; Petra Dillemuth, senior director at Germany’s largest market research institute, GfK; Wimm Bakker, a researcher at INVISTA; and Jonathan Chippindal, chief executive of Holition, an innovative agency exploring the role of technology between luxury and the digital consumer.
INVISTA will also host formal dinner with a fashion show in Lake Como this evening.
Lingerie Insight editor Sarah Clarke will be reporting from the event. Stay tuned for updates.