'Changing Consumer Needs and the Future of Fashion Business' is the central theme that will steer all seminars during the 24th IAF World Apparel Convention, which is taking place in October.

The event aims to provide insights and ideas on the key issues faced by all companies whose core business is fashion or fashion-related.

Four plenary sessions regarding important topics related to the main theme will take place during the convention.

Questions which will be raised include: How will the new generation of consumers shape fashion? How will technology shape the future? What will be the future geography of apparel manufacturing and consumption? How will fashion education shape the future of the industry?