Whether they cover a specific theme or focus on forecasting, the events organised by the Fédération are developed as tools for fashion businesses.

Forum de la mode #3 - territoires de mode

Forum de la Mode – 2nd Edition – Le sens de la mode

For the second consecutive year, the Ministry of the Economy and Finances and the Ministry of Culture organised the Forum de la Mode with support from DEFI, the Fédération Française du Prêt à Porter Féminin, and the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode. The day, dedicated to professionals, was a showcase for the sector’s innovative and creative identity. Brands are facing new challenges; what are the fashion world values and visions they want to express today?

Opening remarks: Bruno Le Maire, Minister for the Economy and Finance
Participation from/ Presentations by: Pascal Morand, Executive President, Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode, and Pierre-François Le Louët, President, Fédération Française du Prêt-à-Porter Féminin
Workshops? Topics covered?

Round table topics
#1 Fashion tech and Innovation
#2 Multi-facetted research
#3 The new training ecosystem
#4 Fashion’s values
#5 The digitalisation of economic models
#6 Shared stories

Forum de la mode – 1st Edition – Nouvelles scènes de mode

The very first Forum de la Mode was held on 6 December at La Gaîté Lyrique arts centre.
This initiative of the Ministry of Culture and Communication and the Secretary of State of Industry brought together fashion professionals to discuss the sector’s current challenges. The Forum was organised with support from DEFI and assistance from the Fédération Française du Prêt à Porter Féminin and the Fédération Française de la Couture, du Prêt-à-Porter des Couturiers et des Créateurs de Mode.


Opening remarks: Audrey Azoulay, Minister of Culture and Communication
Lyne Cohen Solal, representing the Minister of Culture and Communication
Pierre-François Le Louët, President of the Fédération Française du Prêt à Porter Féminin
Pascal Morand, Executive President of the Fédération Française de la Couture, du Prêt-à-Porter des Couturiers et des Créateurs de Mode

Round table topics
#1 The arts of fashion
#2 New economic models
#3 Savoir-faire and new production methods
#4 The new creative scene
#5 Assisting and financing brands


These afterworks are made to connect fashion brands and experts on a given theme.

Program 2017:

Septembre 26 – Lancement des afterworks

October 24 – Retail, e-commerce, marketplace, quels leviers activer en 2017 ?
Yann Rivoallan, Co-fondateur de The Other Store

November 28 – Communication digitale : les perspectives 2017
Cyril Attias, Founder & CEO agencedesmediassociaux.com

December 19 – Christmas Party
Céline Orjubin, co –fondatrice, en charge du développement de My Little Paris

January 30
 – Marques de mode : comment séduire les financeurs ?
Mohamed Gadi -fondateur – et Leila Khayatei – associée – avec le témoignage des fondateurs de Tailor Corner, Fabien Barrois et Medhi Cheddadi

February 27 – Financer sa croissance
Guillaume Gibault, Président du Slip Français et de Gilles Elalouf, PDG d’Y Project 

March 27 – E-commerce : comportement d’achat des consommateurs à l’international
Anne Lise Glauser, associée Strategy&, PwC

April 24 – Marketplaces internationales, nouveau levier de croissance,
Dimitri Dewavrin, CEO, The Agent

June 26 – Traffic Campus
Merito, Daco et Heuritech

November 20 – Industrie 4.0 et numérique, quelles opportunités pour les marques de mode ?
Daniel Harari, PDG, Lectra

July 09 – Pitch session

The Women's ready-to-wear Economic report

Once a year the Fédération presents key figures for women’s ready-to-wear to the media.