Speakers » Kavita Parmar
Kavita Parmar is a designer, award-winning serial entrepreneur, passionate advocate for change in the fashion industry, as well as international opinion leader on sustainability in fashion and new emerging trends.
Building on her succesful career, Kavita is now the Founder and Creative Director of the IOU Project, an e-commerce social networking platform that manufactures and retails one-of-a-kind handmade clothes. It seeks to empower the artisan, celebrate uniqueness, re-vindicate the right to transparency and believes that technology can make it happen. The IOU Project has won awards and international recognitions, like the Luxury Briefing Award for Innovation of the Year in London, the New York City NY Venture Fellows program, and have been selected for the 2013 Unreasonable at Sea program.
Kavita is an Advisor for the Labor, Trades and Crafts Council for the philantropic foundation the Fetzer Institute.
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