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Prerequisites

Passion for the fashion industry

對時尚産業的熱情

(对时尚产业的热情)

About this course

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Everyone wishes to know the future!

每個人都希望知道未來!

(每个人都希望知道未来!)

Although we do not have the magic crystal ball to show us the future, we have interviewed more than forty (40+) international industrialists, academics, and business leaders. They are experts in their area and the drivers behind the industry. Our guests will share their views of the future and potential of the fashion industry with you.

儘管我們沒有魔術水晶球之類的工具來向我們展示未來,但我們採訪了四十多(40+)名國際工業家,學者和商業領袖。他們是各自領域的專家,也是時尚行業的推動者。我們的嘉賓將與您分享他們對時尚產業的未來和潛力的看法。

(儘管我们没有魔术水晶球之类的工具来向我们展示未来,但我们採访了四十多(40+)名国际工业家,学者和商业领袖。他们是各自领域的专家,也是时尚行业的推动者。我们的嘉宾将与您分享他们对时尚产业的未来和潜力的看法。)

During the interviews, we focused on the following questions:

在採訪中,我們重點關注以下幾個問題:

(在採访中,我们重点关注以下几个问题:)

What are the current challenges?

當前的挑戰是什麼?

(当前的挑战是什麼?)

What are the new main directions in the coming five to ten (5 – 10) years?

未來五到十年(5 – 10)年中新的主要方向是什麼?

(未来五到十年(5 – 10)年中新的主要方向是什麼?)

What kind of new technologies will become popular?

什麼樣的新技術將在不久的將來流行?

(什麼样的新技术将在不久的将来流行?)

Will there be any new business models (new ways of doing business)?

會不會有新的商業模式(新的經營方式)出現?

(会不会有新的经营方式出现?)

What role can a government play?

政府可以扮演什麼角色?

(政府可以扮演什麼角色?)

Will the concept of Belt and Road and Big Bay Area make an impact?

一帶一路和大灣區的概念會產生影響嗎?

(一带一路和大湾区的概念会產生影响吗?)

Will there be any ideology that may bring a big impact?

會不會有可能帶來巨大影響的新意識形態?

(会不会有可能带来巨大影响的新意识形态?)

We fully understand that learners may face the obstacle of terminology and background. We will introduce the background of the fashion supply chain first. Then, we take the learners to attend the interviews week by week, sector by sector. Most importantly, the course content is bilingual in Chinese and English. Learners will enjoy our learning supports.

我們完全理解同學們可能面對術語和背景的障礙。我們將首先介紹時尚供應鏈。然後,我們與同學們每週參加採訪。最重要的是,課程內容是中英文雙語。同學們將享受我們的學習支援。

(我们完全理解同学们可能面对术语和背景的障碍。我们将首先介绍时尚供应链。然后,我们与同学们每週参加採访。最重要的是,课程内容是中英文双语。同学们将享受我们的学习支援。)

Suitable for students, consumers, anyone who is interested or working in the fashion business.

適合學生、消費者、對時尚業感興趣和時尚產業在職人仕。

(适合学生、消费者、对时尚业感兴趣和时尚产业在职人仕。)

What you'll learn

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Understand how different sectors of the fashion supply chain attempt to tackle their challenges.

了解時尚供應鏈的各個部門如何應對挑戰。

(了解时尚供应链的各个部门如何应对挑战。)

Some suggested highlights are as follow 現重點介紹 (现重点介绍 )

Government 政府 (政府 )

Understand the role of a government in developing the industry by taking advantages of Belt and Road initiatives.

政府如何利用"一帶一路"協助行業發展。

(政府如何利用"一带一路"协助行业发展。)

Sustainability 可持續發展(永續發展; 永续发展 )

Understand the importance and impact of sustainability in the fashion industry.

了解可持續(永續)發展對時尚產業的重要性和影響。

(发展了解永续发展对时尚產业的重要性和影响。)

Understand the difficulties of adopting innovative technology in achieving sustainable production.

了解採用創新技術實現可持續(永續)生產的困難。

(了解採用创新技术实现永续生產的困难。)

Business 商業(商业 )

Understand the competition among physical stores, virtual stores, and unmanned stores.

了解實體店、虛擬店和無人店之間的競爭及展望。

(了解实体店、虚拟店和无人店之间的竞争及展望)

Understand how a business can integrate sustainability objectives into profit-making business strategy

了解企業如何將可持續 (永續) 發展目標納入業務戰略。

(了解企业如何将永续发展目标纳入业务战略。)

Technology 技術(技术 )

Preview the product traceability technology.

預覽時尚產品可追溯性技術。

(预览时尚產品可追溯性技术。)

Preview the sustainable business model of Garment to Garment in fashion recycling.

預覽時裝回收中成衣到服裝的可持續(永續)商業模式。

(预览时装回收中成衣到服装的永续商业模式。)

Understand the impact and limitation of the robotic production system in apparel manufacturing.

了解機器人生產系統在服裝製造中的影響和局限性。

(了解机器人生產系统在服装製造中的影响和局限性。)

We will take the learners on a magical trip from the consumers' perspective. After we provide everyone a road map, survival handbook, and a briefing of the fashion supply chain, we will start our journey with the first stop of the fashion retailing industry. Then, we will go behind the scenes and witness the design houses, the material industry, and the manufacturing industry. Finally, we shall finish our tour with a debriefing of the topic of sustainability.

我們將帶領同學們從消費者的角度來進行一次神奇的旅行。首先提供路線圖,生存手冊和時尚供應鏈簡介,然後開始我們的旅程,第一站是時尚零售業。然後,我們將往幕後,參觀設計行業、材料行業和製造業。最後,我們以可持續(永續) 性作為主題,結束我們的旅程。

(我们将带领同学们从消费者的角度来进行一次神奇的旅行。首先提供路线图,生存手册和时尚供应链简介,然后开始我们的旅程,第一站是时尚零售业。然后,我们将往幕后,参观设计行业、材料行业和製造业。最后,我们以永续性作为主题,结束我们的旅程。)

This is not a technical course. It is an enjoyable fashion sightseeing tour. We are prepared to support your learning with the gears that you need. We hope that you can feel the bright future of the fashion industry!

這不是個技術課程。這是一次愉快的時尚産業觀光遊。我們會為你準備好所需的設備來支持您的學習。希望你能感受到時尚産業的光輝未來!

(这不是个技术课程。这是一次愉快的时尚产业观光游。我们会为你準备好所需的设备来支持您的学习。希望你能感受到时尚业的光辉未来!)

Week 1: Introduction to the concept of the fashion supply chain and the potential trends

第一周:介紹時尚供應鏈的概念和潛在趨勢

(第一周:介绍时尚供应链的概念和潜在趋势)

Week 2: Trends in Retailing

第二周:零售趨勢

(第二周:零售趋势)

Week 3: Trends in Design: fashion, accessory, and shoes

第三周:設計趨勢: 時尚,配飾和鞋子

(第三周:设计趋势: 时尚,配饰和鞋子)

Week 4: Trends in Textile Material and Processing

第四周:紡織材料和加工的趨勢

(第四周:纺织材料和加工的趋势)

Week 5: Trends in Apparel Manufacturing

第五周:服裝制造趨勢

(第五周:服装制造趋势)

Week 6: Sustainable Future

第六周:可持續(永續)的未來

(第六周:永续的未来)

Meet your instructors

Roger 鏡波 (镜波) NG 吳 (吴)
Dr 博士 (博士)
Hong Kong Polytechnic University 香港理工大學(香港理工大学)
John H XIN
Professor
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Xianyi ZENG
Professor
The ENSAIT Textile Institute
Jocelyn 華珠 CHEN 陳
Dr 博士
Fu Jen Catholic University 天主教輔仁大學

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Frequently asked questions

1. What will I miss if I do not take this course?

如果不參加此課程,我會錯過什麼?

(如果不参加此课程,我会错过什麼?)

Answer: The next hot topic in your social life.

答:社交生活中的下一個熱門話題。

(答:社交生活中的下一个热门话题。)

2. Does this course fit me?

這門課程適合我嗎?

(这门课程适合我吗?)

Answer: We dedicate this course to global learners with one of the following reasons for taking this course:

答:我們為以下全球學習者開設本課程:

(答:我们为以下全球学习者开设本课程:)

  • considering a career in the fashion industry;
  • 考慮從事時尚産業;
  • (考虑从事时尚产业)
  • taking up a new position in the fashion industry;
  • 剛進入時尚界工作;
  • (刚进入時尚界工作;)
  • peeping at other sectors of the fashion supply chain;
  • 窺視時尚供應鏈的其他部門;
  • (窥视时尚供应链的其他部们)
  • checking on the potential investment directions in the fashion industry; and
  • 探究時尚業的投資新方向;和
  • (探究时尚业的投资新方向;和)
  • just wanting to know more about the behind-the-scenes of the fashion world.
  • 只想了解更多時尚界的幕後故事。
  • (只想了解更多时尚界的幕后故事。)

3. There are many trade terms that I do not understand. How can you help?

有許多我不理解的行内(業内)術語。您能如何幫忙?

(有许多我不理解的业内术语。您能如何帮忙?)

Answer: We have prepared a bilingual glossary in Chinese and English to help you to learn the terminology.

答:我們準備了中英雙語詞彙表,以幫助您學習行内(業内)術語。

(答:我们準备了中英双语词汇表,以帮助您学习业务术语。)

4. What do all these ideas mean to me?

所有這些想法對我意味著什麼?

(所有这些想法对我意味著什么?)

Answer: We will provide remarks on important concepts to help you understand their significance.

答:我們將對重要概念進行評論,以幫助您理解其重要性。

(答:我们将对重要概念进行评论,以帮助您理解其重要性。)

5. What will be the difference between an audit learner and a verified learner in this course?

本課程的旁聽學習的同學和驗證學習的同學之間會有什麼區別?

(本课程的旁听学习的同学和验证学习的同学之间会有什麼区别?

Answer: Audit learners can sit back and enjoy the interviews, our summary and some demonstrations of the latest technology, while the verified learners can secure their seats in all the complete interviews, plus more demonstrations of the latest technology.

答:旁聽學習的同學可以坐下來好好享受訪談、簡短摘要及一些最新的技術演示,而驗證學習的同學可以參與所有完整的訪談,以及更多最新的技術演示。

(答:旁听学习的同学可以坐下来好好享受访谈、简短摘要及一些最新的技术演示,而验证学习的同学可以参与所有完整的访谈,以及更多最新的技术演示。)