The Lat Khat Than textiles exhibition and talks were organised in Yangon, Mandalay and Hpa An with multiple objectives. First to create platforms for key players in the textile and business sectors and cultural practitioners from the textile and fashion design fields. Secondly, to raise awareness of the sectors within the general public. Thirdly, to support positive dialogue, exchange skills and knowledge and seek better approaches for sustainable growth of textile sector in Myanmar
Bringing in successful business people, textile designers and professionals, the talks and panel discussions helped the audiences, including students from the weaving schools, explore possibilities and challenges in Myanmar’s contemporary textile sector.