FASHION CONVERSATION: THE THIRD CHAPTER
FASHION CONVERSATION: THE SECOND CHAPTER
For its third edition, the only fashion-oriented conference event at Concordia is dedicated to helping students learn about career opportunities in Montreal’s fashion industry. The event featured a keynote speaker, a panel discussion, workshops on various topics and a networking cocktail with recruiting companies.
For a second year, students will have the chance to select workshops that spark their interests. Workshops will cover various topics related to the fashion industry, as well as succeeding and paving ones path in this saturated business. In addition to the workshops, this event will be a great opportunity to meet with recruiters and score amazing internships. And lastly, this will be an opportunity to mingle with the current executive team, just in time for recruitment season.
WEST ISLAND WOMEN'S SHELTER
At the height of the pandemic, The CFBA had the chance to collaborate with The West Island Women's Shelter to bring care packages filled with items from Montreal-based brands to local women. With the help of brands such as Coup de pouce, Clin d'oeil, Bruush, Ima Wrap and Sheertex, we were able to bring a little joy to the community.
DRESS FOR SUCCESS
The Dress for Success Event was in collaboration with Concordia's Women in STEM committee. The conference focused on helping students navigate the virtual shift in the professional and academic space in a relatable and accessible way. Our guest speakers Stephanie Luchin and Brenden Kumarasamy shared their insights on how to present your best foot forward in online interviews.
ECHOES OF FASHION
The Concordia Fashion Business Association celebrated the launch of our YouTube channel The event consisted of a networking cocktail with over 80 students, alumni and industry professionals. CFBA's Youtube Channel aims to present videos featuring industry professionals covering different aspects about
the fashion industry.
Watch CFB's first Youtube video with Ricky Carr, Vice President of store operations for Fabricville.
YouTube Launch Cocktail Event
Students had the chance to select workshops that spark their interests.
Workshops covered various topics related to the fashion industry, as well as succeeding
and paving ones path in this saturated business. In addition to the workshops, there was a great opportunity to meet with recruiters and score amazing internships. And lastly, this was an opportunity to mingle with the current executive team, just in time for recruitment season.
FASHION CONVERSATIONS: THE FIRST CHAPTER
Echoes of Fashion was the only fashion-oriented sustainability event at the John Molson School of Business, hosted by the CFBA, JSEC and Enactus Concordia.
This event was a great opportunity to learn more about sustainability and conscious consumption. The event featured a panel discussion and a workshop, followed by a networking cocktail and marketplace. During the marketplace, an exclusive look at The Nu Collection was offered, which leverages the talent of nine amazing artists by displaying their unique art on sustainably sourced t-shirts.
CFBA INAUGURAL COCKTAIL
The time has finally come! The Concordia Fashion Business Association is ecstatic to celebrate our first year of operation with everyone. From fashion industry professionals to fashion-business enthusiasts, this launch party will be the first of many events to connect professionals
and achieved business students together.