April, 2020 - kicking off Fashion Revolution Week
WORLDWIDE TALKS 2020
Virtual Unity. Real Action. One Heart
The fashion industry (all over the world) is in need of positive messaging at this time.
Now more than ever, by uniting the leaders in the industry to inspire via various topics, will give the lifeline & hope in which start-ups, fashion designers, entrepreneurs need to survive and the established to thrive!
Convened with support from the UN Office for Partnerships we at Fashinnovation will be assembling a 2 Day Summit “ONLINE” in partnership with the Conscious Fashion Campaign with a focus on the Sustainable Development Goals and response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
International leaders in the fashion & technology industries will gather from around the world to connect with one another as well as inspire start-up & scale ups on how the current crisis is affecting each sector of the supply chain and ways of adaptation to thrive during these times.
The event will take place on the 20th & 21st of April, 2020 – kicking off Fashion Revolution Week.
April 20th, 09:00 AM to 06:30 PM EST.
April 21st, 08:15 AM to 06:30 PM EST.
It’ll be LIVE to all of those in the fashion, beauty, lifestyle & technology industries to come together from all around the world and share insights & ideas.
Join the Conversation
The Worldwide Talks will include various ONLINE panels, with open discussions amongst international leaders & influencers in the fashion, tech & lifestyle industries. April 20th – 09:00 AM to 06:30 PM EST & April 21st – 08:15 AM to 06:30 PM EST.
Meet Our FASHINNOVATORS
A community of powerhouses, international business leaders, founders, entrepreneurs, fashion designers, innovators, influencers, artists, CEOs.
Diane von Furstenberg
Founder, Fashion Revolution
Dean of Fashion, Parsons School
Artist, Activist & Founder, Musings
Founder, Conscious Fashion Campaign
Senior Staff Writer, Fast Company
Designer & Founder, Bethany Williams
Chairman & CEO, Aquafil
Elizabeth S. Marcuse
President, LIM College
Founder & CEO,
Global Fashion Agenda (GFA)
Michael P. Londrigan
Associate Professor & Advisor to the Provost, LIM College
Chief Innovation Officer, Pangaia & Future Tech Lab
Alexis Rai Hernandez
Founder, Fashion Without Limits
Chief Sustainability Officer & Head of International Institutional Affairs, Kering Group
Creative Director, Designer & Assistant Professor, Parsons School of Design
Fashion Industry Executive & CEO of Christopher Lacy Consulting & Assistant Professor of Fashion Management, Parsons School of Design
Presenter of the Wardrobe Crisis Podcast
Luisa Herrera Garcia
Sydney Maisel Straitman
Managing Director & Partner; Global Head of Luxury, BCG
President of Europe, Global Brands Group
Brie & Nikki Bella, The Bella Twins
Digital Strategy & Transformation Expert, Educator
Vice President Retail Brand Experience, Vera Bradley
Member of the Executive Board, Swarovski
Senior Manager, UN Relations and Partnerships United Nations Global Compact
Founder & Editor in Chief, The Business of Fashion (BoF)
Fashion Director, goop
Founding Partner, Reuter Communications
CEO, WWD China (Chinamindnext Media)
CCO, L’Oréal China
Co-Founder, Fashinnovation & Author, “It Can Be You” book
Communications & Content Strategist, Blue Carpet Host of Fashinnovation
Editor in Chief, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit
Mrs. Mariangela Zappia
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations
Founder & CEO, NeuroGym
Chief, United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women