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About WGSN Futures
WGSN Futures brings together leaders from fashion and the creative sectors to debate and define the key trends that will shape the industry of the future.
Our global summits attract executives working in roles from strategy to marketing & design who gather to hear a panel of game-changers from around the world in an immersive and inspirational live event.
WGSN Futures includes exclusive content from the world’s leading trend authority WGSN along with insight from a handpicked panel of world-class thought leaders.
Our attendee list is carefully curated to ensure the highest level of networking and knowledge sharing.
WGSN Futures Speakers
Andrea is a seasoned journalist with an in-depth knowledge of the Americas’ consumer marketplace and mindset. As Director, Think Tank and Executive Editor, Americas, Andrea drives the department in the Americas from an editorial point of view and acts as content team leader from the New York office.
Carla is an award-winning editor and journalist. She is the founding Editor-in-Chief of The Huffington Post UK and has also worked for Marie Claire, Glamour and Vogue.com.
Senior Editor, Menswear
Jian joined WGSN after nearly a decade in men's fashion and lifestyle editorial. He previously worked for Complex, GQ, and has contributed to publications like Business of Fashion, Highsnobiety, and Style.com. He brings with him a firsthand experience of the burgeoning men's fashion industry in the early-mid aughts and knowledge about the unique and quick-evolving habits of the modern male consumer.
Head of Market Intelligence
As Head of Market Intelligence at WGSN, Lorna Hall is responsible for a team of experts reporting on best practice and innovation across all forms of retail including online and offline strategies, store design, marketing and visual merchandising. Before joining WGSN in 2009, she was the executive editor of the UK's fashion trade magazine Drapers.
Senior Consultant, Mindset, APAC
Greer provides bespoke creative and strategic consultancy solutions enabling clients to disseminate global trends to their businesses. A seasoned speaker, she has delivered presentations at leading trade shows, proving to be an authoritative voice of the industry, drawing from global insights with experience encompassing apparel design and trend in the UK, Australia, and Hong Kong.
With close to 20 years of experience in the world of denim from design, development, washing and finishing and fabric sourcing, Dio brings a vast amount of industry experience. Dio has previously worked for many of our top clients and has consulted for the likes of Levi’s, Forever 21, C&A, Bestseller China, and Tommy Hilfiger to name a few. A passionate conservationist, Dio is very eager to promote cutting edge denim innovations that are not only trend driven, but environmentally sound.