22 June 2022
The Leather Working Group team will be travelling across the channel to attend, speak and exhibit at the Première Vision trade fair in Paris over 5, 6, and 7th July 2022.
Première Vision Paris will take place at the Parc des Expositions in Paris Nord Villepinte across three days in the first week of July. The LWG team will be on site over the fair -- our first visit to Première Vision since September 2019. We will be exhibiting in the Smart Creation area and giving a talk in the Talks area of Hall 4. See more information below:
Three members of the LWG team will be attending the fair:
Christina Trautmann, Head of LWG
Jennifer Toes, Communications & Events Lead
Oihana Garcia-Chevillotte, Community Engagement Manager
When we’re speaking
We’ve also been invited to give a talk at Première Vision this year! Christina Trautmann, Head of Leather Working Group, will be speaking on ‘Driving transformational change in the leather industry’ on the second day of the fair, Wednesday, July 6 at 2pm CEST in the Talks area of Hall 4. View the Hall 4 floorplan to find the stage more easily.
See the description of our talk below:
Driving transformational change in the leather industry
What is responsibly sourced leather and how is Leather Working Group instrumental in bringing about positive change across the industry? Christina Trautmann, Head of Leather Working Group will provide an overview of how this world-leading not-for-profit organization is evolving the leather industry through its own global audit standard. Christina will share Leather Working Group’s key focus areas and the roadmaps to achieving the group’s 2030 and 2050 goals, touching on hot topics such as animal welfare, deforestation, traceability, and environmental and social impact.
Where we’re exhibiting
Come and say hello to our team and learn more about our work at Booth 4B51 in the Smart Creation section of Hall 4. View the floorplan of Hall 4 here to find us more easily.
You can also book an appointment with us here or by getting in touch with our office directly.