5 reasons to visit the IAF World Fashion Convention

  • Meet the top of the Turkish clothing industry
  • Hear from top speakers about the state and the future of the global fashion industry
  • A great networking opportunity against the beautiful backdrop of Istanbul
  • A unique combination of two events that have proven their worth in the industry
  • A grand gala dinner on October 13th, top speakers on October 14th, B2B meetings and workshop on the 15th


Latest news

Conference draws more than 700 participants

The conference which was held on October 14th brought together an audience coming from over 25 countries, from North America, South America, Europe and Asia. They were treated to keynote speeches from, among others, Hugo Boss’s CBO Christophe Auhagen and Topman’s Creative Director Gordon Richardson. The theme of the Convention, ‘Making it Better’, was reflected […]


31st IAF World Fashion Convention / 8th Istanbul Fashion Conference: Highlighting emerging brands and young designers

The IAF Convention/Istanbul Fashion Conference highlights positive global developments in the fashion industry under the title ‘Making it better’. Istanbul is a good location to see directly a number of positive developments in the global fashion industry. Emerging brands session The conference part of the Convention on October 14th covers supply chain, CSR and sustainability, […]


New speakers and discussion session announced

The start of the 31st World Fashion Convention and the 8th Istanbul Fashion Conference is getting closer. On October 13th to 15th, key players from the apparel industry will gather in beautiful Istanbul to talk about the current state of the fashion industry. The Convention location, the Hilton Bosphorus Istanbul, ensures a grand setting for […]


CBO of Hugo Boss, Christoph Auhagen, key note speaker at IAF’s 31st World Fashion Convention

IAF and its partner, the Turkish Clothing Manufacturers Association (TCMA) are proud to announce that Christoph Auhagen, the Chief Brand Officer (CBO) of Hugo Boss, will be the key note speaker at the IAF’s 31st World Fashion Convention. At Hugo Boss, Mr. Auhagen is responsible for Brand Management, Creative Management, Sourcing and Manufacturing. Rahul Mehta, […]


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