The STLFA Midwest College, Career and Opportunities Summit will take place October 5-6, 2024.
The purpose of the two-day event is to showcase careers in the fashion industry to high school students, and the pathways for them to consider including four year universities, trade and community colleges, apprenticeship programs, on the job training, and other options.
The event will include panel discussions, business, organization and educational resource tables, portfolio reviews (pre registration required and is available for upper level students only), and small breakout sessions.
A pop-up retail section made up of local professionals will provide a space for local professionals to receive recognition and give students and parents/guardians a chance to talk to professionals currently active in the fashion industry.
Event will be free and open to the public. Registration required.