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Eco Threads: The Behavioral Science Behind Sustainability with Professor Carolyn Mair, PhD

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join Eco Thread’s host, Aman Singh Rajput, on Friday, March 22nd at 10:00 am EST / 2:00 pm GMT / 7:30 pm IST for Session 03 of Eco Threads: The Behavioral Science Behind Sustainability.

The call for sustainability, from theory to action, has ignited a powerful shift in cognitive psychology, inspiring individuals to embrace systematic changes. In the realm of fashion, transitioning from the fast-paced trends to mindful, deliberate choices is a journey of both psychological and behavioral transformation. Join us for an engaging session with Professor Carolyn Mair, PhD, a seasoned Behavioral Psychologist immersed in the fashion industry. Get ready for enlightening conversations on topics ranging from the social impact of fashion to the pivotal role of behavioural change in nurturing sustainability. Whether you’re a fashion enthusiast, an industry insider, or simply intrigued by the psychology behind sustainability, this webinar offers a golden opportunity to expand your knowledge and ignite inspiration. Don’t miss out—secure your spot now and embark on a journey towards a more conscious and responsible industry ecosystem.

GUEST SPEAKER:

Professor Carolyn Mair PhD is a Behavioural Psychologist working as a consultant in the fashion industry. She is a Chartered Fellow of the British Psychological Society and recipient of their 2017 Distinguished Contributions to Psychology Education Award.

From 2012-2017 she was a full Professor of Psychology for Fashion at the University of the Arts London, where she established the Psychology Department and created the world’s first master’s and bachelor’s degrees to apply Psychology in the context of Fashion.

Her book, The Psychology of Fashion, published in 2018 has sold almost 10,000 copies and is available in six languages. Since becoming a consultant in 2017, she has worked with many fashion, beauty and media companies, designing research projects and advising on human behaviour to support the fashion industry to become more ethical and sustainable.

Carolyn was the spokesperson for the charity, Oxfam GB, on their 2nd-hand September campaign in 2022 and 2023. She has a PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience, an MSc in Research Methods and a BSc (Hons) in Applied Psychology and Computing. Among her earlier careers, she worked in visual display and graphic design.

Details

Date:
March 22
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Website:
https://www.tickettailor.com/events/remake1/1176969

Venue

Zoom (Remote)

Organizer

Remake Ambassador