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Fashion Forward Seminar – Black Models Matter

The modeling industry is getting crowded with up and coming models, aspiring models, regular models, established models, popular models, and world-class models. As a model, walking the walk can be an issue for some, talking the talk for some, and probably model conducts and traits can be the issue for others. Models, it’s time to mark your calendars for the “must-not-miss” modeling seminar organised by the (FCDA) Fashion for Change and Development in Africa in conjuction with (IBCNL) International Business Consortium Nigeria Limited, and JACOBS.

blackmodelsmatters SPEAKERS“Fashion Forward Seminar – Black Models Matter” will focus on an extensive talkshow on sensitising the use of black models on the international runway, as well as how black models can make themselves the favorites of local and international modeling runways, amongst other intuitive topics.

The event will consist of an extensive models seminar with seasoned speakers, and a fashion show that will feature renowned fashion designers.

Visiting Nigeria and speaking at the seminar is Ashley Bianca Chew, the originator of Black Models Matter

Speakers: Ashley B. Chew, Uchenna Okwudima, Aju Elumelu James, Teni Sagoe, Linda Ikeji, Clara Okoro, Funmi Elliot, Joan Okorodudu

Fashion Show Designers: Aghatha Moreno, CLAN, Jean Luciani, Sevon Dejana, Gogo Maji, O’Saunders, and other reputable fashion designers.

Join us for this informative and inspiring event on Saturday, 7th of May 2016.2FDCA is a NGO founded by Joan Okorodudu, a trademark name in the fashion industry with several years of active fashion related projects in and around Africa, and a world-wide fashion icon. She is the originator of ISIS Models – a top modeling agency, Nigeria’s Next Super Model – Africa’s No 1 modeling contest and reality show, and conceptualiser of various fashion weeks and events.