The Kit and CAFA are teaming up to support the next generation of creative professionals. The goal: connecting talented individuals with a passion for getting into fashion and beauty with Canadian leaders who can offer their advice on how to break into and succeed in this uniquely competitive business. 


Place: Artscape Daniels Launchpad, East Tower, 130 Queens Quay E 4th floor, Toronto, ON M5A 0P6

Date: May 28th, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm 

Ticket Price: $55

Want to break into the fashion and beauty industries? 


Join us on May 28th for the third annual The Kit Connect Conference. This year’s conference is aptly themed “A Vision for the Future”, focusing on emerging job opportunities and featuring leaders in the sustainability, eco, ethical sourcing, tech, e-comm, wearables, and direct-to-consumer sectors. Following afternoon programming, attendees will have the chance to network with industry leaders and prominent brand representatives, while engaging with like-minded peers. Walk away with new ideas and new opportunities. Oh, and a gift bag full of new products! 



1:00 pm to 1:30 pm | Doors Open: Check-in and registration

1:30 pm to 2:15 pm | Introduction & Keynote Discussion: A fireside chat with an individual who has businesses in a variety of major new sectors

2:15 pm to 3:00 pm | Canada’s Innovative Entrepeneurs & CEOs: A panel discussion with leaders who built and grew brands and businesses before they were even trends

3:15 pm to 4:00 pm | Innovation Within: An inside look at one of the world’s leading beauty brands and its emerging new roles and positions

4:00 pm to 4:20 pm | How I Got Here: A career speed-round session, featuring top executives in new sub-sectors

4:20 pm to 4:40 pm | How I Started and Where I am Now: A second career speed-round session, featuring managers and directors in new sub-sectors

4:40 pm to 5:00 pm | How I Landed my First Job: A third career speed-round session, featuring recent graduates on how they scored their job

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm | Networking Hour: Activations, mixing and mingling, with delegate opportunity to network with panelists and peers


Highlights From The Kit Connect Conference 2017  



Tickets available below. 

$ 55 Tickets with this package includes:

    • Conference Admission on May 28th

    • Onsite beverage & snacks

    • Access to networking session

    • Attendee gift bag valued at $100+