Moda’s seminar programme is a highlight of the show, helping visitors to get ahead in business with the help of experts in their field. Over the next two weeks, Moda will introduce each speaker as part of its Meet the Speakers series, allowing buyers to prepare for the exhibition above and beyond the business of buying. Here, find out more about Lisa Payne of Stylus.
There’s no denying that the fashion industry is changing. But for innovation research and advisory company Stylus, analysing the changes and turning them into positive opportunities for the industry is a way of life.
This season will see the company make its debut at Moda as part of the show’s engaging seminar programme. Beauty editor Lisa Payne will present a seminar entitled New Fashion Landscape; a thought-provoking look at the climate chaos, fast-fashion fatigue, depleting natural resources and underserved demographics that are all having an influence on the fashion sector of today.
As Lisa will be going on to describe the biggest opportunities for growth throughout all of this change, it’s certainly one not to miss.
Seven years into her work at Stylus, Lisa certainly knows the industry. She graduated with with first-class honours in Fashion Journalism from the London College of Fashion, and now reports on trends, business news and industry innovation, with an eye for future developments based on consumer attitudes. Lisa is widely travelled, having lived in Africa and the Americas, and speaks fluent Portuguese. In her spare time, she contributes as a freelancer to online fashion and lifestyle sites Volt Café and Mode Media.
Catch Lisa Payne on Sunday 6 August at 13.00.