See what happened in the Fashinnovation Summer Edition 2019, September 4th, and get ready for the next!

Susan Rockefeller

Artist, Activist & Founder, Musings

Carry Somers

Founder, Fashion Revolution

Brie & Nikki Bella

The Bella Twins, Founders Birdiebee

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Fashinnovation event includes various panel talks with open discussions amongst influencers in the fashion industry & technology leaders, keynote speakers, pitches by fashion tech start-ups, blue carpet interviews, brands activation space, VIP cocktail networking reception.

Topics of discussion have included design/creative, manufacturing/production, startup/ ventures, e-commerce, sustainability and more.

Blue Carpet 09

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8:00am to 9:00am –
Registration / Stands Activations of Innovative Companies

9:00am: Opening “Welcome Remarks” by Founders: FASHION is To Love

– Jordana Guimaraes
– Marcelo Guimaraes

9:15am – 9:30 am: Toward a new “maker mindset”: Fashion Innovation in an era of urgency

– Susan Rockefeller: Artist, Activist & Founder Musings.

09:30am –
10:00am: FASHION is Inclusivity

Opening Remarks by Fern Mallis – Founder New York Fashion Week

– Fern Mallis: Founder, New York Fashion Week
– Bill Wackermann: CEO, Wilhelmina Models
– Lisa Sun: Founder, Gravitas
– Jessica Andrews: Deputy Fashion Director, Refinery29 (Moderating)

10:00am – 10:30am: FASHION is Innovation

– Michael Ferraro: Director at FIT’s, Infor DTech Lab
– Neil Brown: CEO, Amsale
– Lilly Berelovich: Founder, FASHION SNOOPS
– Corey Tollefson: SVP for Retail, Infor (Moderating)

10:30am – 10:35am: KEYNOTE – FASHION is Social Good

– Simla Sooboodoo – Founder & CEO, Hands On Journeys

10:35am –
10:55am (break)

10:55am – 11:20am: FASHION is Recycled/ Upcycled Materials

– Kimberly Berry Haisch: Founder & CEO, KBH Jewels
– Arianne Engelberg: Founder, THE NEW DENIM PROJECT
– Carolina Alvarez-Ossorio Speith: Global Marketing & Communications Director, ECOALF
– Marci Zaroff: Trademarked “ECOfashion”, Founder MetaWear
– Federico Brugnoli – Founder of Spin360 & Curator of Innovation Square, Lineapelle (Moderator)

11:20am – 11:45am: FASHION is Technology, Pop-Culture & New Trends

– Emily Brickel Edelson: Co-Founder, Chic Sketch
– Felip Boyero Llompart: Executive Director USA, Room Mate Group
– Natalie Concors: CTO, Neon Cowboys
– Michael Savarie: Sustainability Enterprise Catalyst, Hemp Black

11:45 am – 12:00pm:
FASHION is Entrepreneurship

Opening Remarks by Karen Bhatia – Senior Vice President at the New York City Economic Development Corporation

– Ricky Mendez: Entrepreneur com

12:00am – 12:20pm:
FASHION is Startups + Demos Elevator Pitches

The Opening remarks by Alceo Rapagna: Global Strategy Officer & CEO Italy Startupbootcamp, Innoleaps & The Talent Institute Presented by Ricky Mendez: Entrepreneur com

Piches from :
– Alexander Tschopp: Founder, Tailored Industry
– Angela Luna: Founder, ADIFF
– Michael DeNunzio: Founder, Focalize Designer
– Arnaldo Goldemberg: Founder, Digifair

12:20pm – 12:45pm: FASHION is Creating From the Heart

– Iliana Cogan: Founder, WordsCount + Kindness ATM
– Mindy Scheier: Founder and President, Runway of Dreams
– Jason Naylor: Artist
– Pinar Guvenc: Business Strategy Director, Open Style Lab (Moderating)

12:45pm –
1:30pm: Break for lunch

1:30pm – 1:45pm: FASHION is Transparency

– Carry Somers: Founder, Fashion Revolution

1:45pm – 2:10pm: FASHION is Women Empowerment

– Ryann Richardson: Tech founder, activist & Miss Black America
– Sasha Meneghel: Personality/ Model Sustainability Advocate from Brazil
– Kimberly Barasch: Founder, Altress
– Alexis Rai: US Director, African Fashion Fund (Moderating)

2:10pm – 2:35pm: FASHION is Aesthetics and Aerospace

– Becca McCharen: Founder, CHROMAT
– Erica Bernhard: Founder, Covalent
– Julia Daviy: 3D Print Sustainable Fashion, Designer
– Cassandra Napoli: Editor, WGSN Insights (Moderating)

2:35pm – 3:00pm: FASHION is Blockchain and Sustainable Brands

– Stephanie Benedetto: Founder, Queen Of Raw
– Rob Koenen: CMO, Boxed Water
– Patrick Duffy: Founder, Mr. Duffy + Global Fashion Exchange
– Annabelle Azadé: Fashion Journalist & Founder, Wear The Future (Moderating)

3:00pm – 3:25pm: FASHION is Sustainable Supply Chains:

– Jacqueline Jenkins: Executive Director of Strategic Planning and Innovation at FIT, Author of “Fashion Supply Chain Management”
– Dana Davis: VP of Sustainability, Product and Business Strategy, Mara Hoffman
– Divya Demato: Co-Founder, GoodOps
– Richard Demato: Co- Founder, GoodOps (Moderating)

3:25pm – 3:45pm (break)

3:45pm – 4:10pm: FASHION is International Customer Experience Off-line & On-Line

– Laerke Skyum: Co-Founder, AYNI
– Keanan Duffty: Fashion Designer & Program Director for MPS Fashion Management, Parsons School
– Paula Gartenkraut: Co-Founder, The Private Apple
– Jaclynn Brennan: Founder Partner & Commercial Director, eSTYLAR

4:10pm – 4:35pm:
FASHION is Artificial Intelligence

Opening Remarks by Pierre Nicolas Hurstel – FASHION is “Blockchain & AI”

– Tony Pinville: Co-Founder & CEO, Heuritech
– Jean-Marc Bellaiche: CSO, Content Square
– Pierre Nicolas Hurstel: Co-Founder, .arianee (Moderating)

4:35pm – 4:55pm: FASHION is Wearable Tech

– Billie Whitehouse: Founder, WearableX
– Constanza Mas: Founder, Constanza+LAB
– Elizabeth Segran: Senior Staff Writer, Fast Company (Moderating)

4:55pm – 5:20pm: FASHION is Platforms from Point A to Z

– Gigi Cobos: Operations Manager, SYNZENBE – Yazan Malkosh: Founder & CEO, SWATCHBOOK – Arnaldo Goldemberg: Founder & CEO, DIGIFAIR – Neil Hicks: Founder, Pandesco & author, “The Lifecycle of Fashion Technology” & Professor, FIT (Moderating)

5:20pm – 5:40pm (break)

5:40pm – 6:05pm: FASHION is Sustainable Development Goals

– Emily Kate Symes: Founder, EKOLUV – Topper Luciani: Founder, Goodfair – Camille Jaillant: Founder, Olistic the Label – Devin Gilmartin – Founder, Canvas by Querencia Studios (Moderating)

6:05pm – 6:35pm:
FASHION is E-Commerce

Opening Remarks by Enid Hwang

– Enid Hwang: Culture & Community Manager, Pinterest
– Nyha Shree: Founder, Jumper.ai
– Christina Mercadante: Group Account Director, iProspect US.
– Massimo Volpe Chairman, F.I.R.A (Federation of International Retail Associations) & Founder, Global Retail Alliance (Moderating)

6:35pm – 6:50pm: FASHION is Celebrity Influencing: (The Bella Twins)

– Brie Bella: Founder, Birdiebee
– Nikki Bella: Founder, Birdiebee

6:50pm – 7:00pm:
NEON Cowboys Show

7:00pm: Closing Remarks – Fashion is FASHINNOVATION 2020

– Jordana Guimaraes – Marcelo Guimaraes

8:00pm – 10:00pm: After Cocktail Reception at The Canvas by Querencia Studio, with exclusive bossa nova performance by Brazilian-American singer Alexia Bomtempo.

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