Fashion Forward 2024: Charting Global Trends in Trade and Commerce with USFIA

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January 17th, 2024

Explore the vibrant landscape of global fashion trade with the United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA), a three-decade champion of international commerce, dedicated to breaking down barriers and fostering the growth of the U.S. fashion industry.

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Embark on a journey into the dynamic world of global fashion trade with the United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA). For over three decades, USFIA has championed the cause of fashion made possible by international commerce, representing a diverse spectrum of brands, retailers, importers, and wholesalers based in the United States and operating globally. Established in 1989, USFIA is committed to dismantling tariff and non-tariff barriers hindering the fashion industry's ability to thrive and create jobs in the United States.

Unveiling Fashion Diplomacy: USFIA's Authoritative Voice in Washington, DC Headquartered in the heart of Washington, DC, USFIA serves as the authoritative voice of the fashion industry, engaging with the U.S. government, international counterparts, and stakeholders to ensure an environment conducive to free trade.

Seize the opportunity to be part of the Fashion Forward 2024 event on February 8, 2024, at The City Club of San Francisco in California. This exclusive West Coast seminar unites U.S. government officials, industry experts, and companies from nationwide eager to gain insights into key Customs & Border Protection activities and industry trends for the upcoming year.

 

Unlocking Insights and Connections: A Day of Innovation at Fashion Forward 2024

From 9 am to 4 pm, Fashion Forward 2024 promises a day filled with invaluable information and networking opportunities. Delve into crucial topics such as the future of forced labor enforcement, the impact of politics in DC on trade policy and business, navigating emerging regulatory challenges, and the priorities of the San Francisco-based Center of Excellence & Expertise (CEE) for Apparel, Footwear, & Textiles.

This seminar is tailored for industry professionals and decision-makers in sourcing, global trade compliance, CSR, supply chain management, and logistics. Join a prestigious list of past attendees, including executives from renowned companies such as Amazon, Crowley Maritime, Columbia Sportswear, EY, Expeditors International of Washington, Inc., Gap Inc., J.C. Penney, KPMG, Levi Strauss & Co., Nike, Inc., Nordstrom, Inc., SanMar Corporation, Under Armour, VF, LLC, and Walmart.

Secure your spot now for an immersive experience that combines expert insights, strategic discussions, and unparalleled networking. Sign up for Fashion Forward 2024 at https://www.usfashionindustry.com/events/fashion-forward and become an integral part of shaping the future of the global fashion industry.

 

What Are Some of the Topics Covered?

What's on the Horizon for Forced Labor Enforcement How Will Politics in DC Affect Trade Policy and Your Business How to Navigate Emerging Regulatory Challenges Priorities for the San Francisco-based Center of Excellence & Expertise (CEE) for Apparel, Footwear, & Textiles

This seminar is traditionally attended by industry professionals who are decision-makers in sourcing, global trade compliance, CSR, supply chain management, and logistics. Past conference attendees included executives from the following companies:

  • Amazon
  • Crowley Maritime
  • Columbia Sportswear
  • EY
  • Expeditors International of Washington, Inc.
  • Gap, Inc
  • J.C. Penney
  • KPMG
  • Levi Strauss & Co.
  • Nike, Inc.
  • Nordstrom, Inc.
  • SanMar Corporation
  • Under Armour
  • VF Outdoor, LLC
  • Walmart

You can sign up here: https://www.usfashionindustry.com/events/fashion-forward