After last years’ big success, MAD - Home of Creators organizes its third edition of Design Your Future; your day to connect with passionate people from the fashion and design industry.
You want to work in fashion and design? This event is made for you!
Given the circumstances, we take a different approach and change the format.
During October month, we put in the spotlight some new talents we selected and who are looking for new challenges. Check their work on our Instagram account !
To conclude this communication campaign, the last week we organize three webinars about career and entrepreneurship topics with experts, and one round table with employers, where you will be able to ask questions directly to the professionals.
From the 1st of October: Discover our talents everyday on Instagram.
- 26/10 at 5pm: Webinar “Being a craftsman in Belgium : which perspectives? ” (French)
Jean-Paul Lespagnard - Designer;
Carole Mengal - Directrice de l'Institut Jeanne Toussaint;
Ann Collier - Project coordinator TOP-atelier Ivoc&Irec.
« Longtemps mal-aimé par le consommateur au profit de l’industrie, l’artisanat fait aujourd’hui un retour en force. Nous essaierons de comprendre à travers ce webinaire ce qui a pu être cause de ce désamour pour l’artisanat et les raisons de son comeback. Nous explorerons la relation entre industrie et artisanat, le rôle que l’artisanat joue dans l’économie locale ainsi que dans l’intégration professionnelle des réfugiés. »
- 27/10 at 5pm: Webinar “The keys to apply in a creative sector” (English)
Marie Guérin - Editor-in-chief ELLE magazine ;
Debbie Janssens - PR Account Manager at high end PR agency PURE.
« As a true communication exercise, job search can be a special challenge for the creative sector. Through this webinar, we will discuss how to show creativity while remaining professional, we will talk about personal branding and in particular storytelling, e-reputation and the importance of network. Benefit from our experts' precious advice to succeed in selling yourself! »
28/10 at 5pm: Webinar “How to start your business in fashion”
Aurore Van Calster - Coach in business creation GEL Dansaert;
Elke Timmerman - Business & Career Director MAD, Home of Creators;
Sarah de Saint Hubert - Designer.
« You want to start your business in fashion but you don’t know where to start? Our experts will explain the first steps to become a successful entrepreneur (from the legal and financial aspects to the production, communication, and distribution). A fashion brand will join to share its experience with you. »
- 29/10 at 5pm: Round Table Employers (English)
Claude Ampe - COO Bellerose;
Meriam Mtalal - HR Business Partner at Stanley/Stella.
« A selection of employers will be present to talk about their company, their values and their recruitment. Discover what catch their eyes in a profile and ask your questions directly to them! Don’t miss this opportunity! »
Stay tuned to discover the final line-up soon !