A Unique Series of Free Online Masterclass Conversations

Mar 25 - May 6

Sustainability is an increasingly important consideration- and challenge- within many companies. However, in order to achieve business growth and success, it is essential that sustainability is integrated into all core functions and processes of an organization. 

Through a unique series of online masterclass conversations with Chinese subtitles and Live Chat, Experts such as Julie Gilhart (Fashion Consultant), Toby Usnik (Author, The Caring Economy), Dr Timo Rissanen ( Parsons School of Design - The New School), and Matt Scanlan (Naadam) share and discuss the foundational knowledge, tools and strategies to actively address challenges and create opportunities for corporate sustainability implementation both now and in the future.

This industry-focused online experience explores the challenges, risks and successes of companies which have incorporated sustainable practices and social responsibility into their core business models. Participants will learn about proven solutions which balance environmental, social and economic demands. Leading experts and entrepreneurs in the field will provide advice on what is required in order to create a successful sustainable business with a social or environmental ethos. 


A Sustainable Fashion Industry 

Speaker: Julie Gilhart

Time: 9:00 am, Mar 25th (EST) 

Being a Sustainable Business

Speaker: Matt Scanlan

Time: 9:00 am, Apr 1st (EST) 

Design for Change

Speaker: Lauren Croke, Domenica Leibowitz

Time: 9:00 am, Apr 8th (EST)

Sustainable Technology

Speaker: Dr. Amanda Parkes

Time: 9:00 am, Apr 15th (EST) 

Circular Economy

Speaker: Francois Souchet

Time: 9:00 am, Apr 22nd (EST) 

Doing Business Responsibly

Speaker: Toby Usnik

Time: 9:00 am, Apr 29th (EST) 

BONUS: A Better Sustainable Future

Speaker: Dr. Timo Rissanen

Time: 9:00 am, May 6th (EST) 


Matt Scanlan

CEO & Founder at


Domenica Leibowitz

Author, CFDA Guide to Sustainable Strategies

Francois Souchet

Lead - Make Fashion Circular at Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Dr. Timo Rissanen

Associate Dean at

School of Constructed Environments, Parsons School of Design

Toby Usnik

Founder of Philanthropic Impact Partners

Julie Gilhart

Founder, Fashion Consultant at Julie Gilhart Consulting, Inc.

Lauren Croke

Executive Strategist & Innovator at KYUREEOSITY

Dr. Amanda Parkes

Chief Innovation Officer at Future Tech Lab


•  Unique series of fashion industry expert conversations

•  Seven experts discuss how to be successful with sustainability

•  Learn how to equip your business and career for a responsible future


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