The Fashionpreneur Summit is an annual interactive business workshop seminar that empowers young fashion business starters with knowledge, skills and connections to help them advance their brands. This summit focuses on the role of fashion and its related industries in shaping the future of young people and the economy.
Held under the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards, the workshop brings together industry experts in an interactive setting to discuss and equip participants with practical skills on how to monetize their projects and business ideas, seek funding, market their brands, manage finances and more, by a panel of business and creative professionals.
Since the fashion industry is always changing, each year features a different set of panelists depending on the global issues affecting the market.
Why partner with us
77% of Uganda’s population is below 30 years old and in Africa, youth (below 26 years) comprise 60% of the population. These are also the target group of the Fashionpreneur Summit.
Looking at the future, it is important we ready the younger generation for what is to come. Fashion being the second source of employment after agriculture, with estimations of the fashion industry growing by 15-20% in the next few years, our goals are;