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We're closed for applications. Global Change Award 2020 attracted 5893 entries, with a slight majority coming from women, from 175 countries! Five winners will be presented on April 1, 2020. Sign up to our newsletter, or follow us in social media for the latest updates.
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The Expert Panel

Meet our impressive Expert Panel 2020, chosen for their extensive knowledge within fashion, sustainability, circularity and innovation. They will help us to select the five winners they believe have the power to reinvent the fashion industry.

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“Today more than ever we have to look at protecting our natural resources. The fashion industry, as one of the world’s largest consumer sectors, plays a key role for future sustainability."
Malin Åkerman, member of Global Change Award 2020 Expert Panel
The Accelerator
Boot Camp
Stockholm, Sweden
A one-week boot camp, creating insights on innovation readiness, goal setting, IPR protection and innovation development. Provided by KTH Royal Institute of Technology.
Idea Acceleration
New York, USA
Learning and networking opportunities with leading expertise on circular economy, innovation and insights into future digital customer experiences, as well as meeting investors. Provided by Accenture.
Industry Access
Hong Kong SAR, China
Exclusive industry insight, networking opportunities and knowledge about circularity in the fashion value chain. Provided by H&M group and H&M Foundation.
A share of the €1 million grant
The Latest
28 Aug, 2019
We're open for applicationsnews 2019 With 1 million euro up for grabs the fifth round of Global Change Award is now open.
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4 Jun, 2019
Crowdfunding adds 46,000 Euro to our winnersnews 2019 This year, we decided to invite anyone anywhere to take active part as a supporter, backer and tester of the 2019 Global Change Award winners throu...
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19 May, 2019
Meet Algorithmic Couture - our Early Bird Winner 2019news 2019 A system for pattern making, based on artificial intelligence and traditional Japanese straight cut patterns. Let us present Algorithmic Couture!
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