The International Apparel Federation (IAF) has secured a number of speakers from some of the largest Chinese apparel and textile companies for its upcoming World Fashion Convention.

The event, which is set to be held on 22-25 September at the Double Tree Hotel in Kunshan, will pay full attention to China's changing role on the world apparel stage.

Speakers will include the CEOs of cotton fabric supplier Texhong, Shanghai Silk Group, Jiangsu Sainty Corp, Shangtex and retailer Bosideng.

The IAF said they will give the Chinese perspective in the convention's supply chain session, in the branding session and in the technology and innovation session.

The four sessions are planned over two days on 24-25 September.