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THE FUTURE OF FASHION

PIONEERS

SPEAKERS, WORKSHOP LEADERS, MENTORS, AND JURORS

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  Jasmine Aarons    Founder and Design Director     VOZ    

Jasmine Aarons

Founder and Design Director
VOZ
 

  Rhett Godfrey    Director of Sustainability    Loomstate    

Rhett Godfrey

Director of Sustainability
Loomstate
 

  Moon Ribas   Co-Founder   The Cyborg Foundation    

Moon Ribas

Co-Founder
The Cyborg Foundation
 

  Erika Whillas    Chief Product Officer    CoClear    

Erika Whillas

Chief Product Officer
CoClear
 

  Leonardo Bonanni   Founder and CEO   Sourcemap    

Leonardo Bonanni

Founder and CEO
Sourcemap
 

  Neil Harbisson   Co-Founder   The Cyborg Foundation    

Neil Harbisson

Co-Founder
The Cyborg Foundation
 

  Sabine Seymour    CEO    M    oonlab    

Sabine Seymour

CEO
Moonlab
 

  Nida Zada    Design Lead     G    oogle    

Nida Zada

Design Lead
Google
 

  John V Campbell   Creative Director   Matuse    

John V Campbell

Creative Director
Matuse
 

  Cortney McDermott   Writer, Business-Life Strategist   Cort Inc.    

Cortney McDermott

Writer, Business-Life Strategist
Cort Inc.
 

  Glen Jackson Taylor    Interaction Designer     G    oogle    

Glen Jackson Taylor

Interaction Designer
Google
 

  Lucy Collins    Assistant Professor: Philosophy     Fashion Institute of Technology      

Lucy Collins

Assistant Professor: Philosophy
Fashion Institute of Technology 
 

  Ross Popoff-Walker    Interaction Designer     G    oogle    

Ross Popoff-Walker

Interaction Designer
Google
 

  Dana Thomas   Author   The Penguin Press    

Dana Thomas

Author
The Penguin Press
 

 

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  Marianne Aerni    Program Manager    30Weeks/Hyper Island    

Marianne Aerni

Program Manager
30Weeks/Hyper Island
 

  Sara Kozlowski   Director of Education   C     ouncil of Fashion Designers of America

Sara Kozlowski

Director of Education
Council of Fashion Designers of America

  Brendan Reilly   CTO  Stage 1   

Brendan Reilly

CTO
Stage 1
 

  Julie Sygiel     Founder    D    ear Kate    

Julie Sygiel

Founder
Dear Kate
 

  Neha Bhatia    Strategist    N    eha Bhatia    

Neha Bhatia

Strategist
Neha Bhatia
 

  Neil Harbisson   Co-Founder   The Cyborg Foundation                     

Neil Harbisson

Co-Founder
The Cyborg Foundation
                  

  Moon Ribas   Co-Founder   The Cyborg Foundation    

Moon Ribas

Co-Founder
The Cyborg Foundation
 

  Julio Terra   Outreach Lead   Kickstarter    

Julio Terra

Outreach Lead
Kickstarter
 

  Patrick Duffy    V.P., Sustainability, Manufacturing & External Affairs     M     anufacture New York

Patrick Duffy

V.P., Sustainability, Manufacturing & External Affairs
Manufacture New York

  Nicole Heim    Founder    Cienne NY    

Nicole Heim

Founder
Cienne NY
 

  Sinclair Smith   Founder    Sinclair Smith & Co.     

Sinclair Smith

Founder
Sinclair Smith & Co.
 

  Christina Lila Wilson   Project Manager   AngelHack    

Christina Lila Wilson

Project Manager
AngelHack
 

  Debera Johnson   Executive Director   Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator

Debera Johnson

Executive Director
Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator

  Kiely Sweatt    Program Manager and Facilitator    30Weeks/Hyper Island    

Kiely Sweatt

Program Manager and Facilitator
30Weeks/Hyper Island
 

  Rebecca Silver    Co-founder   Efficient Cities

Rebecca Silver

Co-founder
Efficient Cities

PARTNERS

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SPONSORS


 
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SPECIAL THANKS TO

Jesse Dittmar, Brenna Dolan, Amy DuFault, Carly-Ann Fergus, Morgan Kestner, Amanda Pickens,
Erika Rae Owen, Marius Roosendaal, and Rebecca Silver