Innovating to become a responsible brand – Moving towards a circular economy strategy while maintaining creativity, design and consumer well-being.

October 2021


Forging a conviction on the relevance of a Sustainable Development strategy – Understanding the opportunities offered by the circular economy / Eco-design of products: improving environmental performance / The outlets and prospects of the emerging “Textile Recycling” sector / Identification of new sources of recycled materials and the added value of products.


2000€ excl VAT/Participants


27 & 28 october 2021

Teaching method

Training alternating theory and practice with workshops and demonstrations on CETI’s prototyping lines


Buyer – Stylist/Designer – Marketing Manager – Product Manager – Supply Chain Manager – Logistics – Manager – Innovation Manager – Market Manager – Collection Director


CETI – 41 rue des métissages – 59200 Tourcoing France


Isabelle CORNU, CETI, Head of Strategic Marketing and CSR

sabelle CORNU, CETI Head of Strategic Marketing and CSR

Mara POGGIO, CETI, R&D Engineer – Responsible for Sustainable Development


For more information and to receive the registration form, contact Fabienne Hindré at fabienne.hindre@ceti.comDownload programme


DAY 1 –

09h00 to 11h00
Define the axes of a responsible commitment for a company in the textile industry

  • Decipher the stakes of Sustainable Development.
  • Integrate a quality, environmental and social management system into the company’s strategy – ISO 26000.
  • Dialogue with its stakeholders to better satisfy them and make CSR a lever for growth.
  • Prioritize commitments and translate them into action plans (Materiality Matrix).
  • Appropriate tools to support change (Innovation Design).

11h00 to 12h30
Workshop : Build a benchmark of the CSR initiatives of fashion/sport and luxury brands.

12h30 à 14h00

14h00 to 16h00
Eco-design its products

  • Meaning: challenges and opportunities in terms of products and processes.
  • Materials and their environmental footprints.
  • 3D design processes, zero waste.
  • Life Cycle Analysis.

16h00 to 17h30
Workshop : case study (clothing, shoes, accessories, etc.)

DAY 2 –

09h00 à 11h00
To be part of a circular economy and an economy of functionality

  • Meaning: issues of access to the resource, digitisation, the need for waste management, etc.
  • Market context: a transformation of consumer needs and expectations.
  • Improved recyclability and durability of products.
  • Recycling techniques (chemical and mechanical).
  • Savings in functionality initiatives.

11h00 à 12h30
VISIT OF CETI’s PROTOTYPING PLATFORMS/ Mechanical recycling of short fibres – Spinning of biosourced polymers – Recycled technical materials.

12h30 to 13h30

13h30 to 15h30

  • Ensuring the sincere commitment of all stakeholders.
  • Nourish the company’s intangible capital by managing product/process/customer data.
  • Remarkable initiatives (traceability at the heart of the fibre, labels, partnerships with NGOs…). Improving the recyclability and durability of products.
  • Recycling techniques (chemical and mechanical).
  • Functionality saving initiatives.

15h30 to 17h00
Workshop : Traceability in a SWOT