Editor: Aloysius Sunu D
WARTA KOTA, PALMERAH --- The Jakarta Fashion & Food Festival (JFFF) event was held again at Summarecon Mall Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta.
The event which was opened today is the 16th time held by Summarecon in collaboration with the Provincial Government of DKI Jakarta through the Jakarta City Government Tourism and Culture Office.
Adrianto P Adhi, President Director of Summarecon, said that the event will take place from 7 August to 8 September 2019.
"JFFF is a program that not only aims to preserve the culture of the archipelago, but also to further enhance the strength of the economy through the SMEs and local industries of the nation's children," said Adrianto in his remarks Wednesday (07/08/2019).
Adrianto also mentioned that in organizing the JFFF this year, 100 participants took part, 70 percent of which were participated by small and medium enterprises (SMEs) engaged in fashion and culinary.
For residents who want to search for various types of clothing fashion, you can visit the Fashion Village area in the Summarecon Kelapa Gading area.
While residents who want to experience various types of culinary both domestic and foreign countries can visit the Kampoeng Tempo Doeloe area.
It also launched a new program at this year's JFF event, the Jakarta Brand Festival (JBF).
This program was attended by a number of SMEs in the field of fashion and culinary.
They are first fostered through a mentorship program and then given the opportunity to peddle their products in Fashion Village and Kampoeng Tempo Doeloe.
"This activity is facilitated by mentors who are professional and skilled in doing business for knowledge transfer," he said.
Meanwhile Head of Jakarta City Government Tourism and Culture Office Office Edi Junaidi appreciated the event.
"Jakarta must put tourism and creative economy as the locomotive of economic growth," said Edi.
The series of events The 16th JFFF will hold a fashion show on August 15-21 2019 at the Ballroom of the Haris Hotel and the Kelapa Gading Convention.
The fashion show will also be held at Summarecon Mall Kelapa Gading 3 on August 8-18 2019.
For residents who want to look for various types of clothing there is a fashion village title at Kelapa Gading Mall 3 on August 7-25, 2019.
Meanwhile, residents who want to go on a culinary tour can visit Kampoeng Tempo Doeloe in the La Piazza area and the Wonderful Culinary Expo from 7 August to 1 September 2019.
Summarecon also held a JF3 Run race on August 25, 2019.