the biggest fashion & innovation
event in the world
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
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?
THROUGHOUT THE DAY, GUESTS EXPERIENCED:
PANELS AND DISCUSSIONS HELD AT THE
5TH EDITION OF THE WORLDWIDE TALKS
Opening Remarks: Fashion Is Community: Listen, Talk, Watch
This fireside discussion will explore the role of media in amplifying the visibility of women social entrepreneurs transforming the fashion industry. Celebrating the evolution of the Conscious Fashion Campaign, the speakers will discuss the importance of increasing media and advertising representation of women in fashion that are a driving force in shaping the new era.
Fashion Is Cultural Heritage
Anita Drongre will share her experience as a successful designer, as well as explain how she embraces her culture in her collections.
Fashion Is Profitability Driving ESG in Fashion & Supply Chain Digitization
Fashion Is Brand & User Experience Via Technology
AI, AR, Customer body data, Omnichannel solutions, Digital textiles, On-demand. These are some terms you can expect to understand better after this panel. Learn how to increase efficiency, reduce waste and minimize costs through technology.
Fashion is Dressing and Addressing Regardless for Everyone
Size-inclusivity isn’t easy to adopt for start-up brands with limited resources, however, bigger brands should set an example for the market. Learn this and more in this conversation.
Fashion Is Marketing via Branding & Strategy
Fashion Is Eco & Socially Impactful Beauty
Fashion Is Building a Successful Business
Cris Arcangeli will bring up lots of insights for entrepreneurs. You’ll learn how to bring Fashion and Innovation closer together and what differentiates a successful entrepreneur from an entrepreneur who can’t scale the business.
Whether you are a startup looking for initial funding, an established brand scaling your business to the next level, or a global brand, your legal strategy needs to support your business goals. Join to learn the value of working on an effective legal strategy and best practices in protecting intellectual property and implementing appropriate policies and agreements that cover the life cycle of your business.
Fashion Is Startup Pitch Competition: The Next Big Thing
Six startups will present their solutions to all of you and a group of judges. Regardless of who wins, they all have amazing businesses that have the potential to be the next BIG thing in the industry.
Fashion Is Print-on-Demand Towards Sustainability
Gooten is a smart supply chain solution for brands looking to leverage print-on-demand manufacturing and profitability. But how can this help the Fashion Industry become more sustainable? What are some actions brands can take to avoid waste? Join us and learn everything about this and more on this panel!
Fashion Is the Science Behind Textiles
It’s no news that Fashion & Sustainability have to walk side by side. But how? How does it work in practice? Is it really possible? In this panel, you’ll learn about innovative Textile Replacements and the best ways for a clothing brand to give back and generate social and environmental impact.
Fashion Is Marrying Style With Purpose
Following the sustainable clothing theme, stay with us and keep learning about how a brand can take its first steps to be more sustainable, how to lead with diversity, the challenges sustainable brands face, and, most importantly, how to ensure fair payment for everyone involved in the production chain?
Technologies are big allies of our industry, from textiles to software it has helped us in unimaginable ways. There are technologies that we don’t even know exist and can solve if not all, most of our problems. Join us to learn how resale technology can help a business scale quickly and sustainably.
Fashion Is Discovering Alternatives to End Ocean Pollution
Fashion Is Using, Re-Using & Re-Selling
Has thrift shopping grown in the past couple of years? What are the reasons most presented by people who do not want to buy second-hand clothing? How does thredUP work and where do they select brands and products? Come get the answer to these questions and much more.
Fashion Is Delivering the Right Message Through Typography
Have you ever taken a deeper look at the Museum of Modern Art in New York when it comes to its visual aspects? Well, you must know: this and many other important companies and places have Paula’s signature on it. In this panel, she’ll bring out her perspective on typography and explain how it can be a powerful communication vector.
Fashion Is Influencing Your Way Towards Entrepreneurship
Fashion Is Entrepreneurship: No Matter the Age
Paul Tasner took a different path from most, he started his entrepreneurial journey after his retirement, when most believe it’s “too late”. He is a true inspiration! His company,
Fashion is Not What You Think: Myths vs Realities
Designers, when you left college, a lot of doubts arose, right? Where to start, what are the first steps, how to build a successful career… Well, Keith Lissner came to enlighten your journey. Bringing a current view of the market, Vera Wang’s VP of Design will demystify the reality of the fashion market.
Fashion Is Using Jewelry to Express Yourself
Adina’s pieces can be seen in some of the biggest celebrities. With trendy, but also long-lasting jewelry, her brand has found its way to thrive and conquer not only customers but true fans. Get inspired by her successful journey as a women entrepreneur and jewelry designer.
Fashion Is Personal Branding Towards Inclusivity
Fashion Is Reinventing the Industry via Collaboration
Randy Cousin, SVP of Product Concepts and People’s Place Program at Tommy Hilfiger, and Romeo Hunte, the talent behind his namesake brand, will share all about their newest collaboration. Bringing to light the importance of praising voices in the BIPOC community, the speakers will share the backstage of the collection and how this type of collaboration can be a game-changer in the history of fashion brands.
Fashion Is Digital – It’s Time to Embrace It
Fashion Is Marketing from A to Z: Lessons from Philip Kotler