NEARLY 100 COMMUNICATIONS FOR THE FASHIONABLE CONGRESS
For: Writing ASMODA
Organizing committee - CIM
I International Congress of Fashion CIM 2008 begins already to warm engines facing October 22. The Scientific Committee has read nearly 100 communications come from diverse parts of the world: Spain, Brazil, Italy, Germany, France, Portugal, the United Kingdom, Sweden.
Since only there is place to exhibit 10, it is possible reading / reading to imagine the difficult thing that the selection has proved, because they all are the most interesting. The rest of the chosen ones will be published in the Minutes of the CIM. It is necessary to emphasize the extraordinary answer of Brazil, which has presented 30 communications originated from different Universities and Centers of Art and Design.
The points of view are very diverse, what gives an idea of the relationships that has the fashion with the art, the culture, the company, the mass media or the environment. Some touch sociological aspects like “The normalized elegance. Magazines and manuals of behavior partners of the woman at the end of the XIXth century”, or historical like “The forms of dressing in Cuba during the colony”. Others, from the impact mediático like “The languages of the Fashion show”, “the International Footbridges as reflex of business models”, or “The difficulties of the fashionable journalism”. The point of view of the environment is present in several communications: "Design, Fashion and Wardrobe towards a production sustentable”; and others emphasize the economic or managerial contribution like the alumnus “After the creative and managerial talent of the founders: is a "familiar" textile company viable in the following generation?".
Other branches of the world of the fashion are present in studies on “The esthetics in the fashionable photo”, “The anthropometric and ergonomic measurements for a comfort in dressing”. “The fashion and the future”, “The fashion in the digital culture” or “The stages of the fashion in the XXIst century”.
On the other hand, the Organizing Committee composed by members of the Top Center of Design of Fashion of the Polytechnical University of Madrid and of the Association Fashion, University and Company, organizers of the event, have analyzed the requests come to gain access to one of ten scholarships, granting him five to investigative young people and five to students.