A delegation from the city of Austin, Texas, USA visited Pakistan Institute of Fashion and design on 11th Nov, 2019. Student Startup Business Center at PIFD arranged this visit.
The Fashion Forward Initiative is part of the ATX+PAK Entrepreneurship Program, the City of Austin's first South Asia focused international business development and cultural collaboration initiative. The program is funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of State.
Ms. Shawana Khalil from PIFD gave a presentation to the delegation and discussed various possible new commercial opportunities and creative partnerships for fashion designers and fashion related startups in the U.S. and Pakistan to drive an increase in import/export activity.
The delegation also visited the campus of PIFD and appreciated the contribution of PIFD in Fashion Industry of Pakistan.