See what happened in the Fashinnovation Winter Edition 2019, February 13th, and get ready for the next!

Jazerai Allen-Lord - Creative Strategist, Crush & Lovely

Jazerai Allen-Lord

Creative Strategist, Crush & Lovely

Niki Srinivasa - Fashion Designer

Niki Srinivasa

Fashion Designer

Robert Tankson - CO-Founder & COO, PrestoDoctor

Robert Tankson

CO-Founder & COO, PrestoDoctor

Romi Faylo - Founder, F.F.P Textile Revolution

Romi Faylo

Founder, F.F.P Textile Revolution

Alek Safar - Founder & CEO, Mirowtech

Alek Safar

Founder & CEO, Mirowtech

Cormac Kinney - Founder & CEO, Flont

Cormac Kinney

Founder & CEO, Flont

Nina Farran - Founder, Fashionkind

Nina Farran

Founder, Fashionkind

John West - CEO, Scraffic

John West

CEO, Scraffic

Laura Sky - Marketing Director, Runway Moda

Laura Sky

Marketing Director, Runway Moda

Ruben Ochoa - Head of Agency, Vice President, Disruptivagency

Ruben Ochoa

Head of Agency, Vice President, Disruptivagency

Gonzalo Pertile - Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, J. Crew

Gonzalo Pertile

Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, J. Crew

Natasha Berg - Director of Communications, Oceanic Global Foundation

Natasha Berg

Director of Communications, Oceanic Global Foundation

Rafael Lourenço - EVP, Clearsale

Rafael Lourenço

EVP, Clearsale

Christian Oth - Photographer

Christian Oth

Photographer

Alexandra Dieck - Lexicon of Style

Alexandra Dieck

Lexicon of Style

Deemo - Singer/Actor/ Philanthropist

Deemo

Singer/Actor/ Philanthropist

Alana Tummino - Senior Director, AS/COA

Alana Tummino

Senior Director, AS/COA

Nadya Rousseau - Founder & CEO, Alter New Media

Nadya Rousseau

Founder & CEO, Alter New Media

Renata Black - CO-Founder, EBY

Renata Black

CO-Founder, EBY

Lilian Liu - Manager of Partnerships, United Nations (UN Global Compact)

Lilian Liu

Manager of Partnerships, United Nations (UN Global Compact)

Jennie Baik - CO-Founder & CEO, Orchard Mile

Jennie Baik

CO-Founder & CEO, Orchard Mile

Adam J. Gam - Us Chief Marketing Officer, Perfect Corp

Adam J. Gam

Us Chief Marketing Officer, Perfect Corp

Yuli Ziv - Managing Director Usa, Launchmetrics

Yuli Ziv

Managing Director Usa, Launchmetrics

Imogen Evans - Founder, Imi by Imogen Evans

Imogen Evans

Founder, Imi by Imogen Evans

Carolina Wang - CO-Founder, Eatgoodnyc

Carolina Wang

CO-Founder, Eatgoodnyc

Greg Reynolds - Executive Director, Skookum

Greg Reynolds

Executive Director, Skookum

Céline Semaan - Founder, Slow Factory & CO-Founder, The Library Study Hall

Céline Semaan

Founder, Slow Factory & CO-Founder, The Library Study Hall

Zack Hurley - CO-Founder & CEO, Indie Source

Zack Hurley

CO-Founder & CEO, Indie Source

Dr. Ivan Poupyrev - Director of Engineering & Technical Project Lead, Google Inc.

Dr. Ivan Poupyrev

Director of Engineering & Technical Project Lead, Google Inc.

Paul Dillinger - Vice President of Global Product Innovation, Levi Strauss & CO.

Paul Dillinger

Vice President of Global Product Innovation, Levi Strauss & CO.

Sydney Sherman - CEO & CO-Founder, The Etho

Sydney Sherman

CEO & CO-Founder, The Etho

Carrie Ellen Phillips - Partner & Founder, BPCM

Carrie Ellen Phillips

Partner & Founder, BPCM

Veronika Scott - Founder, The Empowerment Plan

Veronika Scott

Founder, The Empowerment Plan

Gus Bartholomew - CO-Founder, Supplycompass

Gus Bartholomew

CO-Founder, Supplycompass

Alfredo Orobio - Founder & CEO, Awaytomars

Alfredo Orobio

Founder & CEO, Awaytomars

Dominique Drakeford - Founder, Melaninass & CO-Creator, Sustainable Brooklyn

Dominique Drakeford

Founder, Melaninass & CO-Creator, Sustainable Brooklyn

Constanza Mas - Founder, Constanza+Lab

Constanza Mas

Founder, Constanza+Lab

Emily Brickel Edelson - CO-Founder, Chic Sketch

Emily Brickel Edelson

CO-Founder, Chic Sketch

Ryan Leslie - CO-Founder & CEO, SuperPhone

Ryan Leslie

CO-Founder & CEO, SuperPhone

Matias Gath - Founder, Shopyourfit.com

Matias Gath

Founder, Shopyourfit.com

Kohl Crecelius - CEO & Co-Founder, Known Supply

Kohl Crecelius

CEO & Co-Founder, Known Supply

Ruth DeGolia - Founder & Executive Director, Mercado Global

Ruth DeGolia

Founder & Executive Director, Mercado Global

Eno Polo - President of Europe, Global Brands Group

Eno Polo

President of Europe, Global Brands Group

David Meltzer - Executive Producer of Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch & Founder Sports 1 Marketing

David Meltzer

Executive Producer of Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch & Founder Sports 1 Marketing

Jaclynn Brennan - CEO, Creative Duality & Co-Founder, Fyli

Jaclynn Brennan

CEO, Creative Duality & Co-Founder, Fyli

Michael Ferraro - Executive Director, FIT DTech Lab

Michael Ferraro

Executive Director, FIT DTech Lab

Giulio Bonazzi - Chairman & CEO, Aquafil

Giulio Bonazzi

Chairman & CEO, Aquafil

Jason Naylor - Artist

Jason Naylor

Artist

Join FASHINNOVATION
& Get Inspired

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.

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Participating Companies

08:00 AM – 06:30 PM

8 AM To 9 AM

Welcome Breakfast/Registration

09:00: PANELS Start

9:00 – 09:20

Opening Remarks: Jordana & Marcelo Guimaraes, Founders of FASHINNOVATION
UN Global Compact and Sustainable Development Goals: Innovation to Win Challenges in the Fashion Industry
– Lilian Liu – Manager of Partnerships, UN Global Compact

09:20 – 09:50
Disruptive Fashion & Advanced Technology: The Future of FashionTech Today – by Levi’s & Google

– Paul Dillinger – Vice President of Global Product Innovation, Levi’s – Ivan Poupyrev – Director, Google ATAP – Michael Ferraro – Executive Director, FIT/ Infor DTech Lab (Moderator) – Lilian Liu – Manager of Partnerships, UN Global Compact

09:50 – 10:20
Fashion Designers and Innovative Supply Chain. New Technologies to Manufacture & Produce Faster – Scaling the Business & Traditional Practices

– Zack Hurley – Founder, Indie Source – Gus Bartholomew – Co-Founder, Supplycompass – Alana Tummino – Senior Director, AS/COA (Moderator)

10:20 – 10:50 Coffee Networking Break

10:50 – 11:20
Designers, Creatives and Innovators: The “Multicultural” Fashion Community

– Carolina Wang – Co-Founder, EatGoodNYC – Emily Brickel Edelson – Co-Founder, Chic Sketch – Imogen Evans – Designer & Founder, Imi by Imogen Evans – Laura Sky – Marketing Director, Runway Moda (Moderator)

11:20 – 11:55
Women Empowerment & Fashion Tech Style: Innovative Brands, Conscious Design & Social Impact Entrepreneurs

– Céline Semaan Vernon – Founder, Slow Factory & Co-Founder, The Library Study Hall – Jazerai Allen-Lord – Creative Strategist, Crush & Lovely – Dominique Drakeford – Founder, Melaninass & Co-Creator, Sustainable Brooklyn – Niki Srinivasa – Fashion Designer – Ruth DeGolia – Founder, Mercado Global

11:55 – 12:10
The Latest Research & Innovation in Textiles

Fireside Chat – Constanza Mas – Designer and Founder, Constanza +LAB – Diandra Barnwell (Moderator)

12:10 – 12:25
Entrepreneurship Keynote Talk

– David Meltzer – Co-Founder & CEO Sports 1 Marketing and Host, Elevator Pitch by Entrepreneur.com

12:25 – 12:45
FashionTech Start-Up Pitch, Hosted by David Meltzer (Elevator Pitch/ Entrepreneur.com)

Companies presenting: – Matias Gath – Co-Founder and CEO, e-Stylar – Alek Safar – Founder, MirowTech – Romi Faylo – Founder, F.F.P Textile Revolution – Karina Mondini – Fashion Designer and Digifair365 Ambassador

12:45 – 02:00

– Lunch Cocktail Networking – Authentic Greek Cuisine, by Vernon Grille – Fashion Installations by Imi By Imogen Evans and Constanza+LAB

02:00 – 02:25
HAVAIANAS: Sandals Trending in the Summer and Winter Months. How Innovation Plays an Important Role in Maintaining Retail Seasonal Year Round

– Eno Polo – CEO USA, Havaianas – John West – Founder, Scraffic (Moderator)

02:25 – 02:40
Circular Economy, Recycled Materials and Sustainability in Fashion

Fireside Chat – Giulio Bonazzi – CEO & Founder, Aquafil – Natasha Berg – Director of Communications, Oceanic Global Foundation

02:40 – 03:10
Humanizing Homelessness” – #ItCanBeYou – Using a Voice in the Arts/Fashion to Give a Face to Homelessness. Powered by: “The NYLON Project”

– Jason Naylor – Creative Director/Artist – Veronika Scott – Founder, The Empowerment Plan – Nadya Rousseau – Co-Founder, Alter New Media – DeeMo – Singer/Actor/Philanthropist – Jordana Guimaraes – Founder The Nylon Project (Moderator)

03:10 – 03:30 Networking Coffee Break

– Live Performance by DeeMo

03:30 – 04:00
Customizing the Consumer Experience Via a Digital Fashion Platform: Connecting and Co-Creating with Innovation

– Jennie Baik – Co-Founder & CEO, Orchard Mile – Alfredo Orobio – Founder, AWAYTOMARS – Nina Farran – Founder, Fashionkind – Greg Reynolds – Executive Director, Skookum (Moderator)

04:00 – 04:30
Sustainability, Social Responsibility & Radical Transparency: The Movement for Social Good in Fashion, Empowering Communities Around the World

– Kohl Crecelius – Founder, Krochet Kids/Known Supply – Gonzalo Pertile – Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, J. Crew – Carrie Phillips – CEO and Co-Founder, BPCM (Moderator)

04:30 – 05:00 Marketplace, E-commerce, Digital Platform: Technologies in Fashion Connecting Businesses Online and Offline

– Stephanie Kirtley – USA Director, ORDRE – Sydney Sherman – CEO & Co-Founder, Faire Inc. – Cormac Kinney – CEO & Founder, Flont – Rafael Lourenço – EVP, ClearSale (Moderator)

05:00 – 5:15 Networking Coffee Break

05:15 – 05:35
My Fashion AVATAR – Artificial Intelligence, Augmented and Virtual Reality. Innovating & Enhancing the Shopper Experience

– Adam Gam – US Chief Marketing Officer, PerfectCorp – Jaclynn Brennan – Founder, Creative Duality & Commercial Director, eSTYLAR – Rob Tankson – Founder, PrestoDoctor (Moderator)

05:35 – 05:45
Opening Remarks: Celebrities/ Influencers in Fashion.

The Story Behind the EBY Fashion Brand – Renata Black – Co-Founder, EBY

05:45 – 06:10
Celebrities/Influencers in Fashion – Innovating Relationships with Brands

– Yuli Ziv – Managing Director USA, LAUNCHMETRICS – Christian Oth – Photographer – Alexandra Dieck – Founder of Lexicon of Style – Ruben Ochoa- Principal, DisruptivAgency (Moderator)

06:10 – 06:30 Keynote Closer:

The “F’s” Inside & Outside of Fashion: Faith, Follow-Up, Follow-Through and Finish – Ryan Leslie – Founder & CEO, SuperPhone

06:30 Final Remarks

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