The Jakarta Post
MICAM is a 360-degree exhibition that showcase various styles, varying from luxury, contemporary and urban to sports. (Shutterstock/File)
The 86th edition of international footwear exhibition MICAM Milano will be held on Sept. 16-19 in Fiera Milano in Milan, Italy.
Themed “Envy”, the biannual event will preview Spring/Summer 2019 designs and footwear trends.
The exhibition is not limited to Italian or European footwear manufacturers, but will also feature international shoe designers, Matteo Scarparo, a business manager from the Italian Footwear Manufacturers’ Association, said on Thursday.
“MICAM [is] open for worldwide players,” he told The Jakarta Post, explaining that Indonesian shoes designers or manufacturers are also welcome to participate in the event.
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Scaparo said international designers could participate in the Emerging Designers Area, but must first apply and go through a selection process.
“We [select] 20 to 25 designers [for each exhibition],” Scaparo said, adding that the Indonesian government or fashion council could also get an area to showcase local designers.
He added that the event previously provided a similar concept for Japan, India and Ethiopia.
MICAM is a 360-degree exhibition that showcases various footwear trends and styles, from luxury, contemporary and urban to sports, meaning that every footwear designer has the opportunity to join the exhibition. (asw)
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