Hackathons, incubators and in-house labs, learn about the entrepreneurial thinkers that are reinventing the future of the fashion industry.
Moderator: Liz Bacelar, Founder, Decoded Fashion
Maurizio Rossi, Founder, H-Farm
John Vary, Innovation Manager, John Lewis
Taking on the tech; it’s time to take a look at what’s worked, what’s not, and what fashion brands should be investing in right now.
Moderator: Karinna Nobbs, Senior Lecturer, Digital Fashion Strategy at British School of Fashion
Daniel Bobroff, Investment Director, ASOS
Lisa Green, Head of Industry, Fashion, Google
Kate Walmsey, Digital Director, Topshop
Social and mobile, the universe of the millennial. What does it mean for fashion brands? And how does it affect your digital spend?
Moderator: Tricia Nichols, Global Lead of Consumer Engagement, Media Strategy and Brand Partnerships, Gap
Michelle Devore, Director of Marketing, Neiman Marcus eCommerce
Carla Dunham, Director of Marketing, kate spade saturday
Alan Tisch, Co-Founder and CEO, Spring
In partnership with Decoded Fashion, Simon decided to search for new and innovative startups enhancing the omni-channel retail experience including: in-store tech, wearables, ecommerce (omni-brands), personalization, data analytics, marketing, rewards, delivery and mobile payments. The result is an overview on where the industry is today.
Jonathan Shieber, Editor at TechCrunch
Josh Goldman, Norwest Venture Partners
J. Skyler Fernandes, Managing Director, Simon Venture Group
Christa Allen, AVP, Consumer Branding and Events, Simon
The seamless integration of new technologies into fashion is already happening. Explore the unknown of advanced materials and wearable technology.
Moderator: Hayley Ard, Senior Editor – Consumer Lifestyle, Stylus
Francis Bitonti, Designer, Francis Bitonti Studio
Dr. Amanda Parkes, Chief of Technology & Research, Manufacture NY
In a world where data is being collected from every touchpoint, how can retailers leverage data strategically?
Ryan Craver, SVP, Strategy & Growth, Lamour