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Countdown to World Manufacturers Forum begins

by Apparel Resources News-Desk

29-November-2018  |  2 mins read

World Manufacturers Forum
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World Manufacturers Forum is about to start in three weeks which brings together leading executives from across the global sporting goods industry and takes place just once a year. The event is happening on 11-12 December in Ho Chi Minh City.

The theme of the event is “Manufacturing 4.0: Steps towards a future vision” and will be covering four key aspects including Software and Innovation Technologies used in Manufacturing 4.0, Workforce in a changing landscape, the industry 4.0 implementation phase as well as raw materials disruption. Moreover the event is aimed at bringing global sporting goods industry executives in textile and apparel sectors specifically CEOs, COOs, sourcing, and CR specialists under one roof with with brands, manufacturers and retailers.

Delegates from renowned brands like Adidas, Asics, Delta Galil, Li Ning, New Balance, Nike, Pentland, Pou Chen, Under Armour and Puma have already registered themselves for the World Manufacturers Forum.

According to the organiser of World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI), only few seats are available for the sixth edition of the annual WMF. Since the attendance is limited to 200 people, participants will have ample amount of opportunity to network with the delegates and speakers. Also, the organizers have made sure that they have provided a range of networking opportunities for WMF participants.

“We recognise the importance of networking to our guests and to their businesses. Therefore, as well as five hours of networking opportunities across the two WMF days during coffee breaks and lunch breaks, we have also organised an evening of drinks and dinner following the conclusion of day one of the Forum that will allow you to mix with other WMF guests in a relaxed, informal and friendly setting. We encourage all our participants to make the most of these opportunities,” stated by the organizers of WMF

The organizers also claims to make the WMF as engaging and interactive as possible. Moreover, online conference tool Zeetings will be used throughout, allowing delegates to ask questions, post comments, participate in polls, take notes, download session summaries and connect with everyone that tunes in.