Ukrainian brand, fashion and own business: Oleksandra Zabiaka at LNTU
At 14th March 2023,
Aninteresting and inspiring meeting took place within the walls of the LutskNational Technical University with a Ukrainian fashion businesswoman, co-founderof the clothing brand "Oleksandra Zabiiaka" and the Niche PerfumesSillage Oleksandra Zabiiaka. The event was held under the project"Accelerating Innovation and Entrepreneurial Excellence in HigherEducation Institutes" (AccEnt Project).
Academicstaff and students of the Department of Light Industry Technologies of theeducational programmesConsumer industrytechnologies, Fashion Industry andDesign headed by the dean of the Faculty of Customs Affairs, Materialsand Technologies Valentyna Tkachuk had the opportunity to chat with the guestand get as much useful advice and professional experience.
LNTUgraduate Oleksandra Zabiaka told the students about how she started her ownbusiness, why she chose the fashion industry and how she created a brand andlooked for a good place to implement it. The girl shared her experience ofovercoming challenges during the war and reaching the international level.
This project has received funding from the European Union’s EIT HEI Initiative: Innovation Capacity Building for
Higher Education under Grant Agreement No 10047.