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Spring/Summer 2020 Trend Influences

PRESENTER:  Maria Teresa Sampedro Dayan, Promostyl DESCRIPTION: In this session, Promostyl will dive into the inspiration for the spring/ summer 2020 season’s colors and materials relevant to all markets.

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Mediums That Matter

DESCRIPTION: Learn how to navigate the murky waters of earned editorial and branded content like a pro. We’ll talk to publishers, editors, and writers from your favorite Outdoor magazines about the future of print and digital storytelling.

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New Tools in the Fight for Sustainable Product Creation

PRESENTER: Andrew Deceuster, Utah State University DESCRIPTION: Companies have been moving more and more to sustainable practices in most aspects of their business. Trying to keep up with the most recent techniques for sustainability can be difficult or off the radar or many designers and developers. Several new tools  in assisting with creating new and…

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Promostyl: Spring/Summer 2020 Trend Influences

PRESENTER: Maria Teresa Sampedro Dayan, Promostyl DESCRIPTION: In this session, Promostyl will dive into the inspiration for the spring/ summer 2020 season’s colors and materials relevant to all markets.

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Amazon – The Pivot You Didn’t Expect

DESCRIPTION: Whether Amazon is part of your business or not, in some way, Amazon affects us all. So, their next big life changing innovation is about to change commerce once again, but it’s different than you might expect. Find out what it is? How it works and why it could shape the next era of…

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From Micro-Fibers to Macro-Problems: How Long Could Microfibers Really Last?

DESCRIPTION: Microfiber and microplastics emissions are of growing concern to the scientific community and the public around the world. Many reports and research point to the textile industry as a contributor to the accumulation of synthetic microfibers in our oceans and land ecosystems. Yet, there is some confusion surrounding what types of fibers may be…

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OIA INDUSTRY LUNCH: How Change Happens: Why Some Social Movements Succeed While Others Don’t

PRESENTER: Leslie Crutchfield, Executive Director of the Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business DESCRIPTION: Movements matter, today as much as ever. Why do certain movements succeed while others don’t? Social change expert and “How Change Happens” author Leslie Crutchfield explores some of the most dramatic social and environmental changes of the…

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Get Customers in the Door: Creative Strategies to Drive In-Store Traffic

DESCRIPTION: We’ve all heard it—more people are doing their shopping online than ever before. But never fear, studies have shown that a majority of US shoppers still prefer to shop in store—it’s just a matter of getting them in the door. Learn how to give sellers a reason to visit your store using methods you…

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Prioritizing Your Technology Road Map: Life Without Spreadsheets

PRESENTER: Matt Nakari, Centric Software DESCRIPTION: Spreadsheets, manual data entry, cleaning up errors and communicating changes through emails slows everyone down, there is a better way — it’s called Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). Wave goodbye to spreadsheets and hello to amazing results like 15% reduced data entry and up to 10% increased sales. Hear how…

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Rope Referendum

DESCRIPTION: We invite rope manufacturers, climbers, and rope enthusiasts to explore the fundamental functions and features of all rope: elasticity, durability, handling, strength to weight ratios, and slew of other features like dry-treatment, middle markings, end labels, colors and styles. Climbing rope, anchoring rope, tag lines, cordellette, friction hitches: we ask ropes of various diameter…

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