|LLF DIGITAL DAY 2 RECAP|
Day 2 was off to a great start with the very first conversation of the show titled “Finding a Balance Between Creativity & Sustainability. The speakers – Lanre DaSilva Ajayi, Femi Olayebi, Gilles Acogny and moderated by Rukky Ladoja – critically examined creativity and all its possible methods of long-term sustainability.
At 2pm, Otejiri Ejumabone, Creative Director, Hanker+Reech gave us insights on all you need to know about the intricacies and techniques to hand-stitching leather to perfection.15 MINUTES WITH HANKER+REECH: HAND-STITCHING TO PERFECTIONHere’s a snippet of how the Fundamentals of Product Design and Development masterclass with Prof. Yvonne Watson and Lani Adeoye went. Our brilliant minded speakers delved right into laying emphasis on having a USP (Unique Selling Point) for your brand and being limitless in all aspects of design and development.
The 3D Virtual Exhibition is live ALL DAY, EVERY DAY for retailers and buyers who are interested in stylish, authentic and exclusive leather products.
And here we have the schedule for Day 3:
12:00PM (WAT): BREAKING THE MADE-IN-AFRICA STEREOTYPE
This conversation will require the speakers to discuss the Made-in-Africa phenomenon, and take a deep dive into issues surrounding the established stereotypes around African made, and how that affects their creative direction and their ability to play effectively in the global marketplace.
Moderator: Sinmi Olayebi, Director of Social Programs, FemiHandbags.
Giovanni Romano, CEO, Ithaki Paris.
Nelly Wandji, Founder & Consultant, Nelly Wandji.
Laduma Ngxokolo, CEO/Creative Director, MaXhosa Africa.
2:00 PM (WAT): 15 MINUTES WITH TARA MULHARE: TAKING YOUR BUSINESS FROM LOCAL TO GLOBAL
4:00PM (WAT): STORYTELLING: HOW TO STAND OUT IN A CROWDED SPACE.
This conversation will require the speakers to discuss storytelling as a major branding and marketing, and ways in which brands can tell their stories in their most original yet appealing form.
Moderator: Damilola Odufuwa, Head of PR for Africa, Binance
Papa Omotayo, Founder, A Whitespace Creative Agency
Alheri Egor-egbe, Google Account Strategist, Google
Daniel Obasi, Art Director, Daniel Obasi.
Fisayo Longe, CEO and Creative Director, Kai Collective.
6:00 PM (WAT): 15 MINUTES WITH OLUFUNKE JONES: PROVIDUS BANK AND THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY.
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