Breakfast Meeting at APLF - Dubai


Sign up for the Breakfast Meeting. This year the APLF Leather Fair will be held from March 30th – April 1st 2022 in the World Trade Centre in Dubai.

Breakfast Meeting - Location: Level One, Room AL AIN J - March 31st 2022 – 09.00am - 10.00am.

During this open Breakfast Meeting, we will update you on the activities of Leather Naturally, the collaborations we have entered into, future plans for 2022 and how we support the leather industry in education to create a circular society, where nothing is wasted and everything can be re-used.

This Breakfast Meeting is accessible to everyone and as such, we invite you to bring your business partners with you. You are most welcome to join us, get into conversation and ask any questions that you may have.
Make use of the opportunity to network and exchange business possibilities with other attendance.
You can sign up by clicking on the link:

Leather Naturally and its team will also be actively involved in a series of other seminars and presentations in and around the APLF show.
Future trends in a post-Covid leather industry – Location: Abu Dhabi Room B, Level 1, DWTC - March 29th 2022 - 13.00pm - 17.30pm
Debbie Burton, Leather Naturally Board Member and Pittards Director of Marketing, will speak at the upcoming ‘Future trends in a post-Covid leather industry’ at the hybrid ILM conference in the Dubai World Trade Centre on March 29th 2022. Debbie Burton will analyse how consumers are being encouraged to make better choices in order to protect the planet and why it is important to have an understanding of their attitudes to leather in order to have the right conversations.

If you are unable to join us live then you can still register to watch online.
For more information and to sign up please click on the link:
Metcha Forward – Location: Mainstage, Hall 1, DWTC - March 30th 2022 - 15.15pm - 16.15pm 
Debbie Burton of The Management Board will present to you Metcha Forward. A unique new trend report that links leather, creative culture and consumer behaviour. Metcha, your oracle of leather design culture, presents a trend report on the future of consumption. Powered by @leather_naturally, get inside more than 20 major trends that express how leather can reshape the young generations’ perspectives.
For more information and to sign up please click on the link:

Global Footwear Executive Summit – Location: Meeting Room Al Ain J, Level 1, DWTC - March 31st 2022 – 14.00pm – 17.30pm
Top players from footwear brands, retailers, suppliers and associations will once again gather together to discuss and explore the post-pandemic future of the industry and examine the corresponding strategies on digitalisation, pricing and sustainability.
Our Chair – Egbert Dikkers – will be a speaker on this event.
For more information and to sign up please click on the link:
Education as the only means of tackling Leather Misinformation – Location: Mainstage, Hall 1, DWTC -  March 31st 2022 - 15.15pm - 16.15pm 
Dr. Luis Zugno & Federico Roth will present you the Guide to Modern Leather Making. This guide is a comprehensive tool that anyone can consult to learn how modern leather is produced and tackling Leather Misinformation.
For more information and to sign up please click on the link:

The Leather Naturally stand will be at: H2-P18

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