Enterprise Europe Network

ALPACA MODA 2018

22
October
2018
Event type:
Type: 
Company Mission
Date:
From 22/10/2018
To 27/10/2018
Country
Location country: 
Perú
City
Location city: 
Arequipa

View on maps

Organiser

Host organisation: 
PROMPERU
Location contact name: 
Location contact telephone: 
Location contact email: 

Need more info?

Registration

Deadline for registration 30th September 2018
Registration: (0 sec left)

Description

Alpaca Moda 2018 is a b2b (business to business) matchmaking event coorganized by the Export Promotion Commission of Peru - PROMPERU, as part of the Enterprise Europe Network in Peru, to present the export offer of Peruvian producers, processors and exporters of alpaca-based textile garments. The event will take place from October 22nd to 27th at Arequipa - Peru and will not involve any cost for participants, previous evaluation.

It is the most important international fashion event in alpaca in the world, held every two years, whose objective is to promote the commercial exchange between foreign and national companies, as well as to present and generate trends and styles in the world of fashion through catwalks where famous national and international brands and consecrated designers present, in a special way, within the activities of Alpaca Fiesta 2018, their collections made in alpaca.

The participation of up to 80 international buyers from 25 countries was reached. in previous editions of Alpaca Moda which took place in 2007, 2014 and 2016.

Among the main goals of the event we can mention:

- Promote business matchmaking between Peruvian producers, processors and exporters of of alpaca-based textile garments with importers and distributors of the Asia, Europe, Latin America and USA.
- Showcase to the international visitors the business and investment opportunities that Peru offers in the clothing and decoration industry.

In this edition, there will be activities in benefit of the participating companies such as product’s exhibition, business meetings and the textile innovation Forum.

The program will be as follows:

Monday, October 22nd
06:00 – 16:00 Chaccu (ancestral technique)
10:00 – 15:00 Registration of participants

Tuesday, October 23rd
08:00 – 11:00 Visit Factory 1
11:00 – 14:00 Visit Factory 2

Wednesday, October 24th
09:00 – 13:00 Business round
09:00 – 13:00 Summit Alpaca
13:00 – 14:00 Young Designer Fashion Show
14:00 – 15:00 Lunch
15:00 – 16:00 New Brands Fashion Show
17:00 – 18:00 Consecrated Designer Fashion Show
18:00 – 20:00 Formal Inauguration

Thursday, October 25th
09:00 – 13:00 Business round
09:00 – 13:00 Summit Alpaca
13:00 – 15:00 Lunch
18:00 – 19:00 Contemporary art exhibition
19:00 – 21:00 Stellar night Alpaca del Peru
21:00 – 22:00 Gala Cocktail

Friday, October 26th
09:00 – 13:00 Supplier round
09:00 – 13:00 Summit Alpaca
13:00 – 15:00 Lunch

Saturday, October 27th
09:00 – 14:00 Awards and closure Judging
14:00 – 15:00 Lunch

The evaluation will consider the proper demand of international buyers that matches Peruvian offer. We mean that if there is any European company that buy the products we are managing for this event, PROMPERU will confirm their participation by email and ask them for the flying and accommodation details in Peru.

Alpaca Fiesta (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M87oz2scGfs)