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WORLDWIDE TALKS
5TH EDITION

the biggest fashion & innovation
event in the world

INTERNATIONAL LEADERS IN THE FASHION, TECHNOLOGY, AND INTERSECTING INDUSTRIES WILL GATHER FROM AROUND THE WORLD TO CONNECT WITH ONE ANOTHER. YOU'LL WATCH AND LISTEN TO 15 HOURS OF PURE CONTENT, A TRUE KNOWLEDGE MARATHON

Philip <br>Kotler

Philip
Kotler

Professor & Marketing Specialist (Father of Marketing)

Camila <br>Coutinho

Camila
Coutinho

Communicator, Founder & CEO, Garotas Estúpidas and GE Beauty

Anita <br>Dongre

Anita
Dongre

CCO, House of Anita Dongre Limited

Adina <br>Kamkhatchi Mizrahi

Adina
Kamkhatchi Mizrahi

Founder & Creative Director, Adina's Jewels.

Cristiana <br>Arcangeli

Cristiana
Arcangeli

Serial Entrepreneur & CEO, Beauty’In / Shark Tank Brazil

Keith <br>Lissner

Keith
Lissner

Executive Vice President of Design, Vera Wang

Randy <br>Cousin

Randy
Cousin

SVP of Product Concepts and The People's Place Program, Tommy Hilfiger

Marriam <br>Mossalli

Marriam
Mossalli

FOUNDER & PARTNER, NICHE ARABIA

Romeo <br>Hunte

Romeo
Hunte

Creative Director, Romeo Hunte

Ana Carolina <br>Dalcolmo

Ana Carolina
Dalcolmo

Influencer and Social Media Expert

Ankiti <br>Bose

Ankiti
Bose

Founder & CEO, Zilingo

Annie <br>Jackson

Annie
Jackson

Co-Founder & COO, Credo Beauty

  • entrepreneurship and experimentation
  • Sustainability in Fashion by experts
  • Innovation and technology trends
  • Inclusivity & Diversity

The world of fashion is and has always been at the forefront of change – be it through cultural adaptation or even economically. And we, at Fashinnovation, are taking one step forward to a more innovative, inclusive, and sustainable industry. Fashion is not only about clothes, Fashion means innovation, culture, people, entrepreneurship, art… It means REVOLUTION. How can we better use the resources we already have available and stop harming the planet so much? How can we help entrepreneurs who are struggling on a daily basis with many different issues? What are the alternatives available for the Fashion Industry? What is wrong with the Industry?
How can we help fix it?

Main topics

SDG’S
INCLUSIVITY/EMPOWERMENT
SOCIAL IMPACT
MANUFACTURING/PRODUCTION
NEW TEXTILES
ENTREPRENEURSHIP
E-COMMERCE
TECHNOLOGY/INNOVATIONS
marketing

THROUGHOUT THE DAY, GUESTS EXPERIENCED:

  • keynote talks
  • panel discussions
  • shared experiences
  • the biggest brands in the industry
  • Startup Pitch Competition

PANELS AND DISCUSSIONS HELD AT THE
5TH EDITION OF THE WORLDWIDE TALKS

  • 10:00 AM EST
Opening Remarks

Marcelo and Jordana Guimarães, founders of Fashinnovation, make the initial considerations and officially declare the beginning of the 10th Fashinnovation event.

JordanaGuimaraes

Jordana
Guimaraes

Co-Founder, Fashinnovation

MarceloGuimaraes

Marcelo
Guimaraes

Founder, Fashinnovation

  • Find in the video at 00:01:12
Fashion Is Pioneering With Eco-conscious Values in the Beauty Market
Entrepreneurship and passion were just some of the values that guided Fekkai while building his namesake salon and brand. He revolutionized the beauty industry creating the concept of ‘beauty hospitality’ and, furthermore, exploring sustainable production. Learn from one of the world’s lead hairstylists, with 30+ years of experience, everything about creating products with strong values on its core.
Frederic Fekkai

Frederic Fekkai

Founder & CEO, FEKKAI

Jessica Michault

Jessica Michault

Deputy Editor, Harper's Bazaar Arabia & Harper's Bazaar Saudi

  • Find in the video at 00:20:46
Fashion Is Disrupting the Luxury Market & Breaking Patterns
“When I started, they said you’re too tailored for fashion and too fashion for tailoring. So I had to move the market”, affirmed Sir Ozwald to The Guardian – and that statement couldn’t define him more. Get to know Boateng’s entrepreneurial journey and learn how he broke the status quo putting his unique style in the market.
Sir Ozwald Boateng

Sir Ozwald Boateng

Founder & Creative Director, Ozwald Boateng OBE

Melanie Grant

Melanie Grant

Luxury Editor, The Economist

  • Find in the video at 00:45:22
Fashion Is Elevating Cultures Globally & Endeavoring
Cultural diversity and plurality are some of the biggest richness of the world. Meeting different people with diverse mores can create powerful connections. From vintage pieces to handmaid artifacts in Peru, entrepreneurship can be the tool to elevate cultural heritage and change people’s life. Watch inspiring women talk about their passion, business and roots.
Norah E. AlMuhaidib

Norah E. AlMuhaidib

Founder & CEO, Shopatculture

Juana Burga

Juana
Burga

Actress, Entrepreneur & Founder, Nuna Awaq

Tijana Ibrahimovic

Tijana Ibrahimovic

Founder & Journalist, POP Style TV

  • Find in the video at 01:07:00
Fashion Is Reducing Impact & Achieving Sustainable Goals

According to Worldbank, the fashion industry uses 93 billion cubic meters of water per year and is estimated to be responsible for 10% of global carbon emissions. With ambitious goals to reach environmental targets in the very near future, it is crucial to have visibility into your textile supply network to measure and reduce impact on people and the planet. Join us in this conversation to discuss how to brace for impact.

Kutay Saritosun

Kutay Saritosun

Head of Marketing and Communications, Bluesign Technologies

Adi Maoz Cohen

Adi Maoz Cohen

Director of Education, Istituto Marangoni Paris

  • Find in the video at 01:29:41
Fashion Is Traceability & Fur Supply Chain Technology: A Game-changer For The Industry
To ensure the quality of a product, it’s essential to understand its entire production chain of it. From the raw materials to the sales process. New innovative technology development is essential to traceable back furs to the source from the retail level. Learn from experts about the importance of traceability and the use of technology and RFID.
Charles Ross

Charles Ross

General Manager, Saga Furs North America Inc

Dick <br>Lockard

Dick
Lockard

Director-Connected Products, R-pac International

  • Find in the video at 01:46:02
Fashion Is a Futuristic Vision: From Catwalks to the Tech Universe

Being realistic means understanding that the digital world is increasing. It is also about considering that the future relies on young entrepreneurial minds. From modeling on fashion shows to talking about tech, the Founder of WAYE will discuss the importance of integrating multiple passions and understanding that your dream job can be an extension of you.

Sinead Bovell

Sinead Bovell

Fashion Model, The Lions Management & Founder, WAYE

Michael Ferraro

Michael Ferraro

Executive Director, FIT DTech Lab

  • Find in the video at 02:03:37
Fashion Is Moving Creativity Towards a Textile Revolution
There’s no innovation without creativity. Both must walk together in order to create new technologies and sustainable solutions for the fashion industry. In fact, 80% of the environmental footprint of textile is set in stone during the design process. But how can we match truthful textile sourcing with conscious design? Learn from a pro.
Borre Akkersdijk

Borre Akkersdijk

Co-founder, ByBorre

Gustavo Brigatto

Gustavo Brigatto

Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Startups.com.br

  • Find in the video at 02:19:43
Fashion Is Integrating Metaverse, NFTs & The Future of The Industry

Digital Fashion was one of 2021’s milestones. New skins, collabs between fashion brands & video games and NFT’s sales showed that there’s a new world starting to be explored. What can we expect for the future of the Metaverse? Will the fashion industry conquer other spaces in the digital world? Dive into this topic with some of the leaders in the industry.

Marjorie Hernandez

Marjorie Hernandez

Co-Founder, LUKSO & The Dematerialised

Alexei <br>Falin

Alexei
Falin

CEO & Co-Founder, Rarible

Bei <br>Wang

Bei
Wang

Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Straight Fire

Magali Ginsburg

Magali Ginsburg

Founder & CEO, Victoire Fashion Agency

  • Find in the video at 02:59:29

Pitch Competition: The Next Big Thing

Fashinnovation opens the stage for founders of scaling up businesses to present their innovative ideas in front of judges. The most creative, authentical, and unexpected idea will be the winner of the 6th Worldwide Talks’ Pitch Competition.

Karen Williams

Karen Williams

CEO, Savitude

Olivier Moingeon

Olivier Moingeon

Co-founder, Exclusible

Daniel Salcedo

Daniel Salcedo

Founder & CEO, OhYeah!

Kirstie Fleur Horton

Kirstie Fleur Horton

Founder & CEO, Freedom Fleur

Susan Hansen

Susan Hansen

Founder, Meyd.it

Lex <br>Kiefhaber

Lex
Kiefhaber

Founder, United By Zero

  • Judges
Julia <br>Lucidi

Julia
Lucidi

International Soft Landing Manager, CIC (Cambridge Innovation Center)

Stefano Galassi

Stefano Galassi

Luxury Open innovation advisor & Investor

Gary A. Wassner

Gary A. Wassner

CEO, Hilldun Corporation

  • Find in the video at 04:11:53
Fashion Is Going From Magazines, to Mobile, to the Metaverse
Fashion has always been one of the first industries to show up and embrace new mediums. And although the Metaverse may sound like something from science fiction and ten years away, it’s actually happening right now… and yes, fashion is leading the way. Learn about recent innovations in personalized commerce and interactive mobile shopping experiences that bring fashion brands closer to their customers than ever before.
Karin Tracy

Karin Tracy

Head of Industry | Retail, Luxury, Fashion, Meta

Edward <br>Hertzman

Edward
Hertzman

Executive VP at Fairchild Media & Founder and President, Sourcing Journal

  • Find in the video at 04:37:33
Fashion Is the Intersection of Passion & Purpose

Bringing different leaders and perspectives can trigger unexpected connections. How can we get marketing insights and inspiration from corporative businesses outside the fashion industry? And, furthermore, how can we put passion and purpose into the work? In this panel, we’ll discuss the answers to these questions.

Raja Rajamannar

Raja Rajamannar

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Mastercard

Manasa Gogineni

Manasa Gogineni

Freelance Journalist & Postgraduate at the University of Oxford

  • Find in the video at 04:59:02
Fashion Is Aligning Social Values, Purpose & Business Strategies
Social values must be a business driver. Building a brand and communicating your purposes is essential to creating genuine connections with your audience and customers. In this panel, the speakers will show how to engage based on a trustful basis.
Hayley Segar

Hayley
Segar

Influencer & Founder, Onewith

Brana Dane

Brana
Dane

Model, Activist & TV Host

Virgie Tovar

Virgie
Tovar

Contributor Plus-Size Market, Forbes.com

  • Find in the video at 05:28:23
Fashion Is Incorporating Haute Couture in the Modern Industry

A look of elegance with a hint of rebellion describes the creations of one of the biggest designers in New York. Mixing tradition with modernity is a differential that can bring fashion designs to another level. Learn how to build a business with creativity without leaving your roots and beliefs behind.

Nicole Miller

Nicole
Miller

Founder & Designer, Nicole Miller

Marie Driscoll

Marie Driscoll

Managing Director, Luxury & Retail, Coresight Research

  • Find in the video at 05:47:23
Fashion Is Phygital: Mastering e-Commerce & Global Expansion

Mixing the physical and digital worlds is quite a challenge. However, some brands in the market have been leading e-Commerce strategies and spreading their business in the world’s four corners. This panel will discuss the factors that drive customers to purchase online and scale business activities worldwide.

Echo <br>Mah

Echo
Mah

Creative Director, Tiffany & Co

Kristin Savilia

Kristin Savilia

CEO, Joor

Gionata Galdenzi

Gionata Galdenzi

Ecommerce Manager, Aeffe spa/Moschino

Ramon <br>Ray

Ramon
Ray

Editor,SmartHustle.com

  • Find in the video at 06:15:15
Fashion Is Reducing eComm Returns with Smartphone 3D Scanning

According to Statista, as internet adoption is rapidly increasing worldwide, the number of digital buyers keeps climbing every year. In 2020, over two billion people purchased goods or services online, and during the same year, e-retail sales surpassed 4.2 trillion U.S. dollars worldwide. However, one of the biggest issues is the shopping returns. Technology plays an important role in this service improvement. Learn from all pro all about these innovative solutions and what we can expect from the future. 

Jeff <br>Chen

Jeff
Chen

Co-Founder & CEO, NetVirta

Kristopher <br>Fraser

Kristopher
Fraser

Associate Editor, AS IF Magazine

  • Find in the video at 06:35:53
Fashion Is Paving Your Own Way With Creativity & Entrepreneurship
Building a fashion business requires several factors, including financial resources. But how to accomplish your goals starting from scratch? In this panel, you’ll learn how to use creativity, an entrepreneurial mindset and a lot of desire to create a brand.
Bibhu Mohapatra

Bibhu Mohapatra

Creative Director & Founder, Bibhu Mohapatra

Simone Oliver

Simone Oliver

Global Editor-in-chief, Refinery29

  • Find in the video at 06:58:13
Fashion Is Black Women Entrepreneur Ripping The Status Quo

Black women already enter the corporate world needing to deal with a series of barriers to prove that their skin color is pride. Unfortunately, there’s still a lot to fight regarding respect. Building a business, scaling it up and leaving a pride legacy behind is a political act. Learn from an experienced entrepreneur how to raise these flags and lead a company bringing her roots to her journey.

Nyakio Grieco

Nyakio Grieco

Co-Founder, Thirteen Lune & Founder, Nyakio Beauty

Kia D. <br>Goosby

Kia D.
Goosby

Fashion Market Editor, Vanity Fair

  • Find in the video at 07:17:58
Fashion Is Fighting Stereotypes & Conquering Dreams in The Paralympic Games
People with disabilities have to deal with different barriers. In a world that does not value diversity, finding appropriate clothing or pursuing a dream are just some of the challenges that they face in their daily routine. Get inspired by a Paralympic medalist and learn the importance of creating an industry – and a world – that embraces everyone’s singularity.
Luiza <br>Fiorese

Luiza
Fiorese

Athlete, Brazilian Paralympic Volleyball Team

Júlia <br>Vilaça

Júlia
Vilaça

Head of Content, Fashinnovation

  • Find in the video at 07:41:02
Fashion Is Rebelliousness & Creativity

From sleeping bag coats to multi-style jersey dresses. To break patterns, it’s essential to be disruptive, have an entrepreneurial mind, be innovative, and be diverse. There’s no age for creativity, pursuing your dreams and building a fashion empire. Get inspired by one of the fashion industry’s most prominent creative and modern minds.

Norma Kamali

Norma Kamali

Fashion Designer and Author of I Am Invincible

Simone Oliver

Simone Oliver

Global Editor-in-chief, Refinery29

  • Find in the video at 08:03:29

Fashion Is Driving Change From Inside Out

Glamour and modeling are two others that are commonly associated. However, in reality, the industry has tons of issues and this profession is not as glamourous and full of positivity as some say. Get inspired by a supermodel’s thoughts and learn how to drive change in the industry using your power.

Lais <br>Ribeiro

Lais
Ribeiro

Top Model

Fernanda Simon

Fernanda Simon

Executive Director, Fashion Revolution Brazil & Sustainability Editor, Vogue Brazil

  • Find in the video at 08:27:06

Fashion Is Onlife

In an era marked by sudden and profound changes, the world of fashion has also undergone important transformations. Its borders, its logic and its protagonists have been redefined. Learn from pros all about the new reality that the fashion market faces and what we can expect from the future of the industry.
Giuseppe Stigliano

Giuseppe Stigliano

Global CEO, Spring Studios

Riccardo Pozzoli

Riccardo Pozzoli

Global Brand Director, Persol

  • 6:50 PM EST
Closing Remarks

Fashinnovation’s founders, Marcelo and Jordana Guimarães will recap the event’s biggest highlights and close the 6th edition for Worldwide Talks.

JordanaGuimaraes

Jordana
Guimaraes

Co-Founder, Fashinnovation

MarceloGuimaraes

Marcelo
Guimaraes

Founder, Fashinnovation

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FASHINNOVATION IS A COMMUNITY. AS WE ALWAYS SAY, PEOPLE ARE THE KEY, IT'S IMPOSSIBLE TO INNOVATE ALONE. THESE ARE SOME OF THE INCREDIBLE COMPANIES THAT PARTICIPATED IN
THE 5TH EDITION OF OUR WORLDWIDE TALKS.

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