Around the main events, MzFW will host a series of seminars dubbed ‘Creative Business Seminars’, for designers, marketers and individuals who have an interest in the creative industries. The seminars are a useful tool for exchanging ideas, networking and developing the creative industry in Malawi. In addition, through the Creative Business Seminars we aim to engage with industry players, stake holders, policy makers and potential investors.

Seminar Topics have previously include:

  • Managing and Financing Your Dream
  • Setting up your Business
  • Your Business Your Brand
  • SDG’s for Creative Businesses
  • The Power of Social Media and Malawi’s Creative Culture
  • The Media and Fashion
  • Fashion and Photography
  • Fashion and Advertising
  • The Business of Fashion
  • Quality Control in Production and Value Chains

CBS 2019

This year’s event you will see the continuation of the ‘Creative Business Seminars’. The series of seminars to take place during Fashion Week are targeted at young entrepreneurs, designers, marketers and individuals who have an interest in the creative industries. The seminars are a useful tool for exchanging ideas, networking and developing the creative industry in Malawi. This year’s seminars will cover the following topics.


Intellectual property

The seminars will predominantly be delivered by Lexis Higgins Group with an inclusion from the legal fraternity in Malawi is also coming on board to deliver a session on copyrights and trademark laws in Malawi by Mercy Msukwa. Participants of the seminars will be awarded with a certificate certified by the Global Governance Foundation.

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