about Maira Jimena

 

 

SEMINARS  & CONFERENCES

 

2018

Keynote Speaker of “Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Manufacturing” and “The Creative Process of a Fashion Designer” for Flashmode Competition at L'Alliance Française

 

2017

Consultant and Trainer of “Product Development Program” Al Invest, for the Chamber of Commerce of Lima.

 Keynote Speaker  “Spring/Summer 2017/2018 Fashion Trends” together with Yvonne Watson, Associate professor at Parsons School of Design for the Chamber of Commerce of Lima.

Keynote Speaker  “The Role of a Designer ”, Global Fashion Management Program, Universidad del Pacífico/ Mod’art International Perú.

 

Keynote Speaker  “Spring/Summer 2016/2017 Womenswear and Childrenswear Fashion Trends” and “Fall/Winter 2016/2017 Fashion Trends” for the Chamber of Commerce of Lima 

Keynote Speaker  “Designing a Successful Childrenswear Collection” Al Invest, for the Chamber of Commerce of Lima 

 

2016

Keynote Speaker  “Design and Innovation in Fashion: 3D and the world of fashion design ” INTECI, at the Chamber of Commerce of Lima 

Keynote Speaker at Conference of “New generations creating Fashion and Textile Design” 

 

2012 - 2013

Speaker of “The Universe of Leather ” and “Moulage in an Atelier”, Parsons School of Design, New York 

 

 

AWARDS

 

2013

 Selected to exhibit “Sauvage” collection at “Couture Fair” - Calvert 22 Gallery, London 

Selected as “Emerging Designer” - VESPOE, New York

2012-2013

Full Scholarship 2-year program at La Chambre Syndycale de la Couture Parisienne, Paris

2011-2012

Thesis selected for exposition- Saks Fifth Avenue, New York 

Winner Scholarship in Accessories - LF U.S.A Kathy Van Zeeland Bourse, New York 

 

2010

Finalist “Fur Innovation” - SagaFurs Company, New York 

Honorable Mention - Louis Vuitton Reconstruction Competition, New York 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2013

École de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne, Paris, France 

2011

Central Saint Martins, London, U.K– Textile Design.

2010

Parsons School of Design, New York, U.S.A – B.F.A Fashion Design

2006

Harvard University, Boston, U.S.A – Business Seminar

-Franklin Delano Roosevelt American International School, Lima, Perú