To know more about Smart Square!

An area for constructive discussions and a positive experience for tomorrow

Through its Smart Creation platform for research and communication, launched in September 2015, Première Vision’s aim is to showcase the environmentally-responsible approaches of its exhibitors and promote a new generation of values that combine creativity, innovation and sustainability. The idea behind this platform was to create new prospects and new competitive advantages that could be used by the entire creative fashion industry, as well as offering real business development opportunities.

 

Read the joint interview of Chantal Malingrey and Giusy Bettoni

WHAT IS THE SMART SQUARE?

An informative, visionary and multimedia space dedicated to information and discussion., where exhibitors, designers, buyers and fashion brands can experience and truly visualize responsible values and innovations in the fashion industry.

In September 2018, the Smart Square is evolving!
With double the surface area, it now occupies 1000 sq. m. and features an expanded offer!

The smart square is structured around 5 main events

Smart Materials
Smart Services
Smart Library
Smart Wardrobe
Smart Talks

 

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THE SMART SQUARE IN REVIEW

 

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SMART MATERIALS

NEW! SEPTEMBER 2018

Innovative and responsable material: fabric, leather, accessories, yarns.

ANANAS ANAM – PINATEX (UK) / ASAHI KASEI CORPORATION, CUPRO (JP) / ASAHI KASEI CORPORATION, ROICA (JP) / EVRNU, SPC (US) / FLOCUS (IT) / FRUMAT (IT) / HIMALAYAN WILD FIBERS (US) / IVN INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NATURAL TEXTILE (DE) /MYMANTRA (IT) / ORGANIC COTTON COLOURS S.L. (ES) / RECYC LEATHER (HK) / RE-VERSO (IT) / RIOPELE – TÊXTEIS  S.A. (PT) / SAGA FURS OYJ (FI) / SEDACOR – – SOCIEDADE EXPORTADORA DE ARTIGOS DE COTICA (PT) / SMART MATERIALS SRL (IT)  SMARTFIBER (DE) / STAHL HOLDINGS B.V. (NL) / TINTEX TEXTILES SA (PT) / WE ARE SPINDYE (SE) / WET-GREEN GMBH (DE)

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SMART SERVICES

A ZONE DEDICATED TO A SELECTION OF PLAYERS SPECIALIZED IN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: PLATFORMS, INSTITUTIONS, RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS.

They offer advice and solutions to exhibitors and visitors wishing to integrate greater responsibility into their organization, their manufacturing process or their collections.

2018 PARTNERS:

BLUESIGN TECHNOLOGIES (CH) / BUREAU VERITAS CERTIFICATION (FR) / CENTROCOT (IT) / CICB – CENTRE FOR THE BRAZILIAN TANNING INDUSTRY (BR) / CLASS (IT) / ECOTEXTILE NEWS (UK) / PARLEY FOR THE OCEAN (US)

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SMART LIBRARY

A FORUM OF ECO-RESPONSIBLE AND INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS

This informative space presents detailed technical information for each of the presented products. Leading sustainable-development exhibitors present their latest innovations for the fashion sector, selected by the Smart Creation team.

2017 PARTICIPATING COMPANIES: AMF / Antex / Aqpel / Asahi Kasei / Bonaudo / Canepa / Craftevo / Dienpi / Dorlet / Emmetex / Gevaert / Gruppo Dani / Hausammann / Illuna / Mapel / Marchi & Fildi / Nuti Ivo / Polyteks / Pontetorto / Prym / Raynaud jeune / Riopele / Sampaio / Santanderina / Schoeller / Seyfeli / Somani / Shindo / Swarovski / Tarnsjo / Teseo / Verne et Clet / We Nordic / YKK / Zanieri

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SMART WARDROBE

AN EXHIBIT OF COLLECTIONS OF FINISHED PRODUCTS BY FASHION BRANDS – clothing, bags, shoes – produced according to responsible sourcing and manufacturing processes. A clear insight into responsible fashions already available on the market.

2017 PARTNERS:

Drykorn / Filippa K / Gucci / Marimekko / Nini Nemeth / Pepe Jeans / Salvatore Ferragamo / Wolford / Zerrobarracento

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SMART TALKS

ROUND TABLES, CONFERENCES, MASTERCLASSES AND TALKS ABOUT THE ISSUES FACING THE FASHIONS OF TOMORROW, IN THE HEART OF THE SMART SQUARE.

To promote discussion, compare experiences and share ideas with experts and international organizations.

2017 SPEAKERS: Jill Dumain / Bluesign® technologies ag – Sven Herrmann / MacArthur – Foundation – Chris Grantham / IDEO – Andreas Roerich / Wolford – Craig Arend – Orianne Chenain / Fashion Tech Lab – Cyrill Gutsch / Parley for the Oceans – Mauro Scalia / Euratex – Chiaretto Calò / Imprima – Hannes Parth / Frumat – Piia Lehtinen / Design District Helsinki – Sabine Ritter / Made-by

See you in September 2018, Hall 3!