Momenting the Memento

Momenting the Memento

Polimoda welcomes you to Florence for the 17th Annual IFFTI Conference.

From 12 to 16 May, Florence will open its doors to the world, displaying some of its most important architectural and artistic treasures during an important cultural event organised by the international fashion institute, Polimoda: MOMENTING THE MEMENTO – the 2015 IFFTI Conference.

The annual conference, part of the of the IFFTI network (International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes), is an international project that every year unites over 46 advanced training institutes specialising in fashion, and art & design, bringing together important universities, companies, and representatives from all over the world.

In this 17th edition of the annual conference, to be held in the heart of the Renaissance, Polimoda will create a “moment” that aims to reactivate and stimulate the city of Florence, by remembering its history and focusing on its inspirations through debates, performances and installations involving the participation of “visionaries”, including international artists, experts and opinion leaders from the worlds of art, fashion and culture.