Organized by the Top Center of Design of Fashion of the Polytechnical University of Madrid (CSDMM)
and the Association Fashion, University and Company (AMUE)
, there will be celebrated in Madrid I International Congress of Fashion (CIM2008)
in the unbeatable frame of the Museum of the Suit on the 22nd, October 23 and 24, 2008
, a valuable occasion to assemble to important personalities of the world of the fashion and the culture.
will be, especially, a forum of communication and debate on the Fashion and his implications in the social and economic ambience. He tries to encourage the connections with other disciplines that are interrelated with her, as there are the Company, the Culture, the Art, the Technology, the Press and the Environment. For it, there will be conferences, communications, posters and round tables, as well as an attraction programmes of special activities.
Between the important invited personalities of international fame they will help the French sociologist Gilles Lipovetsky; the semiólogo
specialist in art Omar Calabresse; the expert in fashion, industry and market Verónica Manlow, in addition to famous designers like Roberto Verino, between others.
The Scientific Committee of CIM2008
is formed by Enrique Loewe, President of the Foundation Loewe
; Ángel Asensio, President of the Spanish Federation of Companies of the Dressmaking (FEDECON)
; Andrés Carretero, the Director of the Museum of the Suit; and Diana Fernández, teacher of History of the Suit of the CSDMM
. The Executive board is formed by diverse persons of the organizing entities.
At present, the term of reception is opened for the mailing of summaries of Communications and Posters, which ends on March 19 (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). It is possible to complete information in www.cim2008.es