2016 Agenda

Morning 8am

Opening Remarks

Nicole Lapin, NY Times Bestselling Author and TV Anchor
Jamie Pallot, Co-Founder Emblematic Group; Contributing Editor, Vanity Fair


Karen Harvey, CEO,
Karen Harvey Consulting Group, Fashion Tech Forum and INDX


Roshi Enkyo O’Hara, Village Zendo

Leadership Keynote

Chip Bergh, CEO, Levis
interviewed by David Lidsky, Deputy Editor, Fast Company

The Advancement of Luxury Retail

Ganesh Srivats, VP of North America Sales, Tesla
interviewed by Piers Fawkes, Founder & President, PSFK

The Intersection of Fashion and Performance

Laurent Potdevin, CEO, lululemon
Lee Holman, Executive VP and Creative Director, lululemon
interviewed by Josh Rubin, Editor in Chief, Cool Hunting

Transforming Retail Experiences

Peter Sellis, Director of Revenue Product, Snapchat
Farnaz Azmoodeh, Director of Engineering, Snapchat


Data is the New Oil

Sandra E. Lopez, Vice President of New Technology Group, Intel
interviewed by Lauren Goode, Senior Editor of Technology, The Verge

Human Curation in the Digital Age

Alan Tisch, CEO Co-Founder, Spring
Jenn Hyman, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Rent the Runway
Greg Hathaway, Creative Director, Maple
moderated by Bradford Shellhammer, Head of Curation and Merchandising, eBay

The Future IoT: Innovation of Things

Andy Hobsbawm, Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Evrythng
Steph Korey, CEO and Co-Founder, Away
Gerald “Jerry” J. Wilmink, PhD MBA WiseWear Corporation, CEO & Founder
interviewed by Robin Raskin, Founder and President, Living in Digital Times

Verizon’s Promise of a New Digital World

Diego Scotti, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Verizon
interviewed by Robert Safian, Editor & Managing Director, Fast Company

Afternoon 1pm


Inspirational Keynote

Sarah Robb O'Hagan, Author and Founder, EXTREMEYOU

Building an Empowerment Brand

Robbie Myers, Editor-in-Chief, Elle
interviewed by Stephanie Ruhle, Anchor at MSNBC and co-anchor of Weekend TODAY on NBC

Project Jacquard Update

Dr. Ivan Poupyrev, Technical Program Lead, Google ATAP
Paul Dillinger, Vice President of Global Product Innovation, Levi's
interviewed by Elizabeth Segran, Staff Writer, Fast Company

Redefining A Legacy Brand

Diane von Furstenberg, Founder and Co-Chairman, Diane von Furstenberg
Paolo Riva, CEO, Diane von Furstenberg
Jonathan Saunders, CCO, Diane von Furstenberg

Founder’s Keynote

Michael Preysman, Founder and CEO, Everlane
Rebekka Bay, Head of Product and Design, Everlane
interviewed by Paul Bennett, CCO, IDEO

Industry Icons and Transformation

Andrew Rosen, Founder, Theory
Lew Frankfort, Founder, Benvolio Group
interviewed by Lauren Sherman, New York Editor, Business of Fashion

Redefining Luxury

Tamara Mellon, Founder, Tamara Mellon
Efraim Grinberg, Chairman and CEO, Movado Group
Amanda Hearst, Co-Founder, Maison De Mode
Hassan Pierre, Co-Founder, Maison De Mode
interviewed by Christene Barberich, Global Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder, Refinery29

Making of FTF

Colin Touhey, Co-Founder & CEO, Pvilion


Founders of the Future Winners 2015: The New Stand

Andrew Deitchman, George Allen, David Carson, Lex Kendall, Co-Founders

Hybrid Talent: The CEO of the Future

Miki Racine Berardelli , CEO, KIDBOX
Haim Dabah, Founder, KIDBOX
interviewed by Rebecca Jarvis, Chief Business, Technology & Economics Correspondent, ABC News

The Democratization of VR and its Impact on Fashion and Retail

Zach Overton, Vice President and General Manager, Samsung 837
interviewed by Virginia Heffernan, Journalist, Critic and Author

Closing Remarks

Karen Harvey, CEO, Karen Harvey Consulting, Fashion Tech Forum, INDX

Evening 6:30pm

Cocktail Reception

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