Final two speakers announced for Summer Debate

We have now confirmed our final two speakers for the debate on Friday:

Sandy MacLennan has worked in textile design innovation for more than 25 years as a consultant to fibre producers, spinners, manufacturers, brands and retailers through his consultancy East Central Studios in London. He also works with education as a visiting lecturer at the RCA and Chelsea and as an external examiner on BA and MA courses. In 2007, Sandy co-founded CLASS a consultancy and network that promotes sustainable textiles and fashion to industry.

Clare Brass is the founder of the SEED Foundation, a social enterprise that explores and promotes new design approaches to meet the challenges of sustainability. Leader of Sustainability at Design Council until 2007, Clare is currently part-time senior tutor at Design London, with students from the Royal College of Art and Imperial College Business and Engineering, addressing issues of sustainability and social enterprise.

It promises to be a really lively and informative event. Remember, no need to RSVP, just turn up for 2pm at Chelsea!