|The project SKILLS IN FASHION has been completed with two successful events that took place on the 18th and 19th of February 2014 in Thessaloniki.|
The project SKILLS IN FASHION (Integrated Program for skills enhancement of human resources in fashion sectors and facilitation of employees’ mobility in the cross-border region) has been completed with two successful events that took place on the 18th and 19th of February 2014 in Thessaloniki.
Final Conference of the Project SKILLS IN FASHION
The final conference of the project SKILLS IN FASHION under the title “The cross border cooperation in the fashion sector” took place on Tuesday, 18th of February 2014 at CAPSIS Hotel in Thessaloniki.
The conference was attended by 102 participants, mainly businessmen and executives from the fashion sector of three countries: Greece, Bulgaria and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. Among the participants, were also the project’s partners, professors and students from apparel schools.
During the conference, representatives of EVETAM (Materials Industrial Research and Technology Development Centre) presented the international labels, the European legislation and the different types of certifications related to the apparel-textile sector.
Partenariat in the fashion sector
On Friday, 19th of February 2014, the organizers arranged programmed meetings (partenariat) at CAPSIS Hotel in Thessaloniki between entrepreneurs of apparel-textile from Greece, Bulgaria and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.
At the partenariat participated 22 companies from Greece, 10 companies from Bulgaria and 4 companies from the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and there were 114 meetings in total between the participants targeted to the expansion of their collaboration possibilities. According to statements of the businessmen, the event was extremely successful.
Find the right partner here www.skillsinfashion.eu!
It is worth mentioning that within the project SKILLS IN FASHION, SEPEE (Hellenic Fashion Industry Association) has created a specific service of e-partenariat between Greece and Bulgaria for the apparel-textile sector. The service is hosted in the web site www.skillsinfashion.eu and contains a database of more than 250 apparel-textile businesses. All of them have their own username and password with which they can search for partners (suppliers - buyers) in the cross border region of Greece and Bulgaria.
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