Fashion Tech Summit 2018
Fashion Tech Summit 2018 is a new format of the educational event, which is designed to create a platform for interaction between fashion and tech industries. The best speakers and representatives of world companies will present successful cases in Kiev, not only to form a new business community but also to search for new ways to develop fashion and tech in Ukraine. Within the framework of the Fashion Tech Summit, the competition of the best start-ups will be held for the first time, which unite creative ideas and technologies.
Why Fashion Tech Summit 2018?
13 seasons of fashion week (the first in Eastern Europe of the International Fashion Week)
5 years in education: the work of the educational platform Kiev Fashion Institute
10 educational international conferences in Kiev
1 – superiority in world markets: we are the first who brought Ukrainian designers to the world markets (Paris, Milan, London, New York, Tokyo)
What is it this time?
3 scenes: expert scene, open startup scene, open success stories – scene
2000 participants of the forum who will be at the source of the new business community
The founders of the project – Daria Shapovalova and Natalia Modenova
Fashion Tech Summit is a series of educational events that started with the Fashion Tech Summit on June 20, 2018, in Paris, where the representatives of the leaders of the fashion market made their presentations: Business of Fashion, Browns, Panoply, Launchmetrics, International Fashion Academy, and others. The next event will take place in Kiev on September 1 and 2, and representatives of Snapchat, Pinterest, 500 Startups, McKinsey & Company, Stanford University, IDEO and many other companies will join the forum.
During the summit, a startup competition will be held, which is intended to become a platform for the development of entrepreneurship and the development of innovations in the sphere of crossing not only the fashion and tech industries but also a wide range of creative spheres, in particular, clothing retail. Within the framework of the event, Fashion Tech Summit announces a tender for the definition of a promising project, which will receive professional mentoring and a cash prize for project development. The head of the jury will be the venture partner 500 Startups from San Francisco – Tanya Soman. The project will also identify three projects that will receive a mentoring session from the Fashion Tech Summit speakers.