San Francisco Fashion Week [tm] 2015 : #RetailTechSummit #SFFW2015 #DisruptFashion

Join us for an industry thought leader panel where we’ll take a top-level look at fashion, retail, brands, technology, innovation, strategy and design and the new possibilities for fashion + retail in the future. What are the most promising key development areas and trends determining how we will shop and how we will experience fashion… Read More San Francisco Fashion Week [tm] 2015 : #RetailTechSummit #SFFW2015 #DisruptFashion

San Francisco Fashion Week [tm] 2015 : #FashionTechExpo #SFFW2015 #DisruptFashion

Celebrate STYLE in tech! As technology is an integral aspect of the fashion industry, it is only suiting to feature live demos and presentations of the latest technology by emerging fashion startups, entrepreneurs, developers, and designers from San Francisco’s leading fashion tech network.  Fashion Tech Expo will allow attendees to network with such professionals. App… Read More San Francisco Fashion Week [tm] 2015 : #FashionTechExpo #SFFW2015 #DisruptFashion

San Francisco Fashion Week™ 2015 #DisruptFashion Hackathon #SFFW2015 #SXSWofFashion

San Francisco Fashion Week™ 2015 #DisruptFashion Hackathon #SFFW2015 #SXSWofFashion No other city embraces the intertwined relationship between fashion, technology and the future more than San Francisco. With deep roots in fashion and business, SFFAMA provides a collaborative environment that connects communities of innovators. This year, we’re hosting a two-day #DisruptFashion HACKATHON (Sept 19 and 20) bringing… Read More San Francisco Fashion Week™ 2015 #DisruptFashion Hackathon #SFFW2015 #SXSWofFashion

#SHETALKSForum : Leadership + Inspirations + Connections

>>> JOIN ‪#‎SHETALKSForum‬ 04.14.15 >>> …Meet these amazing women startup founders and thought leaders >>> HEATHER FURBY, Co-Founder : CEO of Creative Age Leadership, Inc. & Creator of Cause and Success + LAYNE GRAY : founder of ModaVive + HEIDI ZAK : Co-Founder of ThirdLove + KENDRA MCPHEE : co- founder of Obébé Organic &… Read More #SHETALKSForum : Leadership + Inspirations + Connections

#WEARTECHCON : Art & Style + Innovation of WEARABLES [Fashion Tech Week 2015]

#WEARTECHCON is an industry think tank and events program for wearable tech startups, entrepreneurs, professionals, designers, R&D groups, investors, artists, students and enthusiasts focusing on thought leadership in the design, development and future direction of wearable technologies. Including: product engineers/designers, 3D printing professionals, Glass developers, Android Wear developers, Smart Watch afficionados, Health Tech product creators,… Read More #WEARTECHCON : Art & Style + Innovation of WEARABLES [Fashion Tech Week 2015]

SHETALKS Forum : Women in Business & Tech + Fashion Bloggers Connect [Fashion Tech Week 2015]

SHETALKS Forum is an industry networking and event series focused on enrichment, empowerment and success strategies by and for women in professional contexts. SHETALKS Forum launched in February 2012 with a Career Catalyst “Mentors and Apprentices” event at FIDM and was followed by SHETALKS Forum “Women Entrepreneurs” at Zappos Labs at Fashion Tech Week 2013.… Read More SHETALKS Forum : Women in Business & Tech + Fashion Bloggers Connect [Fashion Tech Week 2015]

RETAIL TECH SUMMIT : Innovation In Personalization [Fashion Tech Week 2015]

RETAIL TECH SUMMIT and Retail Tech Innovation Ecosystem Development for San Francisco The entire retail industry, given its historical and economic importance for America and its GDP, has an enormous legacy infrastructure which means that, contrary to other technology sectors, most retail tech startups will necessarily have to work in some capacity with established industry players… Read More RETAIL TECH SUMMIT : Innovation In Personalization [Fashion Tech Week 2015]

Fashion Tech Week 2015 : OPENING RECEPTION & Fashion+TechSF’s 5th Year Anniversary

Join us in celebrating the opening reception of  FASHION TECH WEEK 2015 #FTW15 : “The Internet of Fashionable Things” and the 5th Year Anniversarry of Fashion+TechSF. [ RSVP HERE! ] FASHION TECH WEEK 2015 #FTW15 : “The Internet of Fashionable Things”… San Francisco Fashion and Merchants Alliance, Inc. (SFFAMA) is pleased to announce the 3rd Annual FASHION… Read More Fashion Tech Week 2015 : OPENING RECEPTION & Fashion+TechSF’s 5th Year Anniversary

FASHION TECH WEEK 2015 #TFW15 “Internet of Fashionable Things”

FASHION TECH WEEK 2015 #TFW15 “Internet of Fashionable Things” represents the new vanguard in the convergence of fashion, technology and innovation, as the most pivotal fashion week platform to watch from the innovation and creative capital of the world – San Francisco. FASHION TECH WEEK 2015 includes a Press and VIP Opening Reception, DAPPERHOOD |… Read More FASHION TECH WEEK 2015 #TFW15 “Internet of Fashionable Things”

“DIGITAL WINTER FEST” {Fashion+Tech Xmas}

The first annual “DIGITAL WINTER FEST” will celebrate the future of fashion combining big data, augmented reality, wearable tech, nonprofit tech and Internet of Things. This style and tech holiday event will be held at General Assembly’s newly designed venue located in the financial district. Attend this event to experience the latest fashion tech-related products,… Read More “DIGITAL WINTER FEST” {Fashion+Tech Xmas}

RETAIL TECH SUMMIT [San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2014] #SFFW14

RETAIL TECH SUMMIT and Retail Tech Innovation Ecosystem Development for San Francisco The entire retail industry, given its historical and economic importance for America and its GDP, has an enormous legacy infrastructure which means that, contrary to other technology sectors, most retail tech startups will necessarily have to work in some capacity with established industry… Read More RETAIL TECH SUMMIT [San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2014] #SFFW14

FASHION TECH EXPO [ San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2014 ] #SFFW14

Technology is an integral aspect of the fashion industry. FASHION TECH EXPO feature developers, mobile apps, wearable tech products, fashion startups, local apparel designers and retailers under one roof. We connect startups to early adopters and product users. Attendees will be able to demo new tech products, witness product presentations and network with designers, startups,… Read More FASHION TECH EXPO [ San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2014 ] #SFFW14

#WEARTECHCON: Art+Design of Wearable Tech Startups – Design of Wearables Series

#WEARTECHCON is a think tank group for wearable tech professionals, industrial designers, R&D groups, entrepreneurs, VC’s and enthusiasts to engage in the wearable tech field through forums, expositions, product presentations and workshops. Product engineers/designers, 3D printing professionals, Glass developers, Android Wear developers, researchers, makers, gamers, crafters, tinkerers, inventors, gadget creators and/or tech artists engaged with mixed… Read More #WEARTECHCON: Art+Design of Wearable Tech Startups – Design of Wearables Series

Retail Tech Summit: Design Innovation & The Retail Experience [SFDesignWeek2014]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO FASHION AND MERCHANTS ALLIANCE, INC. Presents RETAIL TECH SUMMIT: “Core Values, Design Innovation & the New Relevant Consumer Experience” Retail Founders and Executives Panel for SF Design Week 2014 • Date: Monday, June 16th, 2014Time: 6-9pm • Location: General Assembly at THE HATTERY, 414 Brannan St, SF 94107 • Contact: Owen Geronimo (415) 935-3487 / info@fashiontechpr.com • RSVP… Read More Retail Tech Summit: Design Innovation & The Retail Experience [SFDesignWeek2014]

Fashion+TechSF 4th Year Anniversary [Recap]

Fashion+TechSF 4th Year Anniversary. FASHION+TECHSF is the longest running monthly workshop and the “original” event series in the San Francisco Bay Area focused synergistically on building, promoting and educating the vibrant community of fashion and technology. Our mission is to create educational, economic development, social and business opportunities for the fashion and technology industries. From it’s inception in February… Read More Fashion+TechSF 4th Year Anniversary [Recap]

Fashion+TechSF 4th Year Anniversary #FTSF4YA #FashionTechSF

Celebrate Fashion+TechSF 4th Year Anniversary ‪#‎FTSF4YA‬‪#‎FashionTechSF‬ w/ us on Jan. 29th at General Assembly — FEATURING : Anubha Design / Cortexica / Dhanya Gutta / Elephanti / Fashion Bloggers Connect / Fashion Finder / Future Tech Wear / GPop / infrastructure Upgrade / Ines Bauden / Katie Campbell / Law on The Runway / Makeup by Jake… Read More Fashion+TechSF 4th Year Anniversary #FTSF4YA #FashionTechSF

Thoughts from San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2013 – Retail Tech Panel

[ Article Written by: Kenneth Leung] At the San Francisco Fashion Week this week I was priveleged to be part of the Retail Tech Panel on retail, technology, and fashion.  Moderated by Matt Cooke head of User Experience at Iron Creative, the panel included: Andrew Bornand, Director of Digital Experience, Gensler Tristan Pollock, Co-Founder and COO, Storefront… Read More Thoughts from San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2013 – Retail Tech Panel

Start-up Founders Discuss “Mobile Shopping and the Future of Retail” at Fashion+TechSF

Join Fashion+TechSF for an engaging panel discussion on “Mobile Shopping and the Future of Retail” with current founders of fashion+tech startups and industry professionals on Thursday July 18th, 2013 at RunwaySF, the start-up incubator connecting talent and opportunity in the heart of San Francisco’s mid-Market. Thursday, July 18th, 2013 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)… Read More Start-up Founders Discuss “Mobile Shopping and the Future of Retail” at Fashion+TechSF

#WearTechCon Launch [Recaps]

#WearTechCon‘s launch event was an evening that engaged wearable tech startups, creators, inventors, entrepreneurs and industrial designers in the fashion/tech industry at Twitter/Runway SF. The launch featured wearable startups including: Epiphany Eyewear, Trego, Alphyn Industries, Erogear, Future Tech Ware and more. Find out more about #WearTechCon Meetup group for wearable tech professionals, industrial designers, R&D groups,… Read More #WearTechCon Launch [Recaps]

What’s Happens At A Gameference (The Intersection Of Fashion And Technology)

A gameference is an unforgettable, face-to-face game full of discovery, creativity, and unexpected twists. By Raphaelle Loren (Co-Founder, Innovation Management Institute) The first Future of Fashion Gameference took place last Saturday as part of San Francisco Fashion Week. Almost a week later, I haven’t fully recovered yet! We were all punch-drunk from the energy, good… Read More What’s Happens At A Gameference (The Intersection Of Fashion And Technology)

San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012: SFMADE & FashionSF Initiative Presentation with Janet Lees #fashiontechsf

 [Photos by: Owen Geronimo] San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012: SFMADE & FashionSF Initiative Presentation w/ Janet Lees. 09.27.12. NextSpace, SF. SPEAKERS: Janet Lees: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/janet-lees/8/4a2/481 Sean Peng: http://www.inspirare.com/ Brad Carrick: http://www.lordbertram.com/ Related Links: SFMADE: http://www.sfmade.org/ FashionSF Initiative: http://www.sfmayor.org/index.aspx?page=598 SFCED: http://www.sfced.org/about-sfced/press/20111/introducing-fashionsf

San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012: FashionTechSF.org’s Fashion Tech Expo [Workshop Recap] #SFFW12 #FTX #FashionTechSF #FashionTechExpo

 [Photos by: Owen Geronimo] FASHION+TECHSF presented  Fashion+Tech Expo during San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012 . This year’s event featured app developers, fashion startups and retailers as vendors under one roof.  Guests were treated with demo products, product presentations and new product samples. They were able to network with designers, startup companies, entrepreneurs, fashion/tech professionals and fashion enthusiasts. The panel was consisted of Manish Chandra [@marrc– Poshmark] CEO… Read More San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012: FashionTechSF.org’s Fashion Tech Expo [Workshop Recap] #SFFW12 #FTX #FashionTechSF #FashionTechExpo

San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012: FashionTechSF.org’s Fashion Tech Expo [Recap] #SFFW12 #FTX

 [Photos by: Owen Geronimo] FASHION+TECHSF presented  Fashion+Tech Expo during San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012 . This year’s event featured app developers, fashion startups and retailers as vendors under one roof.  Guests were treated with demo products, product presentations and new product samples. They were able to network with designers, startup companies, entrepreneurs, fashion/tech professionals and fashion enthusiasts. The panel was consisted of Manish Chandra [@marrc– Poshmark] CEO… Read More San Francisco Fashion Week ® 2012: FashionTechSF.org’s Fashion Tech Expo [Recap] #SFFW12 #FTX

JA Interview with Robert Burns Nixon: Are you H&M or couture? Business insight offered from beyond the publishing world

[ Source: Emily Harris/ Journalism Accelerator ] As journalism and publishing continue to ride the wave of upheaval and innovation, what can we learn from people outside our own specialties, whether within the news industry or outside? We asked Robert Burns Nixon, Chief Financial Officer and a member of the board of the San Francisco… Read More JA Interview with Robert Burns Nixon: Are you H&M or couture? Business insight offered from beyond the publishing world