Owen Geronimo is a fashion scout at LVMH Prize - Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy + founder of StyleVR, V+AR Forum & SFFAMA, Inc. + executive director/producer of San Francisco Fashion Week TM & TECH Fashion Week TM + member of the advisory board for SXSW Accelerator + publicist of FashionTechPR/Fashion Tech Media LLC + talent scout at Frisc Agency.
He's garnered consecutive top recognitions at Stellar : SF Fashion Awards + 2015's Top 5 PR/Publicist at 10BestPR + Top 5 style magazine curator on Flipboard. Follow @ instagram.com/owengeronimo/ | Connect @
Leanne Luce has centered her career on the intersection of Robotics and Apparel. She graduated from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) in Apparel Design. She has since worked with leading Exoskeleton teams at Otherlab and Harvard on the development of groundbreaking assistive devices for both military and medical application. Leanne is currently developing digital fabrication tools for automated fit customization.
Her blog, the Fashion Robot, explores the confluence of fashion and technology in the fourth industrial revolution. It serves as a valuable resource for technologists learning about the fashion industry and fashion professionals interested in bringing new technologies to bear on their designs.
Follow at: thefashionrobot.com.
“There are exist limitless opportunities in every industry. Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier.”
I am currently working with Accenture as a consulting analyst serving our client in the integrated managed care space. Graduated from Rutgers University with an engineering degree, major in Business Economics and three minors. Interested in becoming an expert in what I am doing and later moving into the start-up world after a few years in consulting.
I am very passionate about health and fitness and train daily to achieve my target goals.
Always looking to connect with people and figuring out a way to help each other make our lives 1% better.
"Entrepreneur, Technology expert & Strategist "
Extensive international Business experience in High Tech B2B & BtoC (US, Europe, Africa, Russia), for IBM, Oracle, Abridge, ABB, Alphacode. Skills : Business Dev, Research & Innovation, Multi-cultural & offshore management, Negotiation, M&A Integration, Funding strategy, Direct & Indirect sales management/development.
I moved to San Francisco in 2009 to implement french start-up in the US Market & organize Academic Research for Institut Mines Telecom & Carnegie Mellon : Network, Software, Mobile apps, Data, Media Broadcast.
Founder & CEO of iot4style (San Francisco, Paris), bringing entrepreneurs, Research and large companies together to identify and launch breakthrough products & customer experiences in the Beauty and Fashion Industry.
Christopher Grayson (Keynote) / Founder/ Chief Creative Officer at Christopher Grayson Corp @ https://www.linkedin.com/in/chrisgrayson
Christopher Grayson, entrepreneur & creative director, spent over 15 years in the creative department of the New York City advertising industry before pivoting into the tech sector. Prior founding his eponymous (and now defunct) jewelry tech label, he was ECD and marketing lead for Tokyo based smartglasses maker Telepathy, and smartglasses organizer + business-track chair of Augmented Reality Event (now Augmented World Expo). Extensively quoted in the media including Venture Beat, Mashable and The Wall Street Journal. You can read his industry commentary at his blog: Giganti.Co
Matthew Myers / CEO & Founder @ Infrastructure Upgrade @ https://angel.co/matthew-myers
Matthew Myers is the CEO and Founder of the Beautiful Network a new Fashion + Technology + Sports brand in stealth mode located at www.beautiful.network. He is the founder of Infrastructure Upgrade, Inc. technology company focused on the architecture, design and civil engineering space located at www.infrastructureupgrade.com.
UX & Interaction Designer at Google
Julia is an award winning UX Designer living in San Francisco. She works at Google by day and runs a fashion-tech blog in her spare time. Check out www.technicallysweet.com for a peek of the blog, featuring industry trends and her personal style.
Fashion Designer (SFFashionLab) & Stylist at Stitch Fix
Jennifer Schmidt is a fashion designer originally from Salinas, California. She attended the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, California after receiving her B.S degree in Apparel Marketing and Design to pursue her passion in Fashion Design. After accomplishing her MFA degree she moved to New York and Los Angeles for design opportunities. She is inspired by clean lines, architecture, artworks and movement. Using her skills, she engineers her ideas to create a structured yet feminine look to flatter the body. Her goal is to tell a thought-provoking story through her designs.
Ty Olatoye / Growth + Business Developer, Omni @
Ty Olatoye has centered his entire life around innovation, design, and humanity. Ty currently works on the Growth & Business Strategy team at Omni; an on-demand storage, and delivery company based in San Francisco. Finding his passion within innovation, design, and humanity Ty started his first company, an athletic training company for young athletes called Elevated Athletics in San Diego, CA at tender age of 19, and then launched Elevated Athletics in Scottsdale, AZ and in 15 months 10x’ed his total revenue from his first operation in San Diego.
Joe Jasin / Managing Director at DNA Partners @ http://bit.ly/2eYWeoa
Joe Jasin has built an international career within the wireless telecommunications and digital media distribution industries, establishing a cross-border depth of USA – Asia experience that includes: mobile internet, venture capital, and corporate development. He currently serves as Managing Director of DNA Investment Partners, LLC an early stage venture investment firm. DNA is investing in companies based in the USA and China, industries centric to IP Communications and Digital Media Distribution.
He recently served as Vice President of Corporate Development for SK Telecom, in Seoul Korea. At SK Telecom, his mandate was investments in USA and China.
Alison Lewis @ CEO/Creative Director at Switch Embassy @ https://www.linkedin.com/in/alisonlewis
Alison Lewis CEO and creative director, Alison is a celebrated fashion technologist for over 10 years. She has dedicated her life to seamlessly merging the magic of technology with the beauty and craftsmanship of fashion and design.
Anne-Laure Le Cunff @ Marketing Lead, Google Fit & Android Wear @ https://www.linkedin.com/in/alecunff/en
Originally from Paris, Anne-Laure moved from London to San Francisco to look after brand marketing for Android Wear, an ecosystem of wearables powered by Google’s operating system, and global marketing for Google Fit, a health and fitness tracking app. In London, she was managing the UK version of Think with Google, offering insights to digital professionals. Anne-Laure worked on numerous initiatives, including Future Lions, New York and Paris Fashion Week, Google Zeitgeist, Women in Search, and Summer in the City. She was named one of The Drum's 50 under 30 – a list of young disruptors making their mark on digital. Passionate about health, fashion and technology, she loves bringing to market products that help people be happier and healthier.
Fashion + Apparel Director, Flex/Flextronics
David focuses on bringing technology into the world of Jewelry, Apparel and Leather Goods. He leads developing how product design and manufacturing of both industries can combine. This includes working with best-in-class partners globally, including Engineering in Silicon Valley, Fashion Designers in Europe, Apparel manufacturing in Sri Lanka, Jewelers in Thailand and Electronic Manufacturing in China. He has engaged with 75% of the top 30 Global Fashion & Apparel brands on how they can develop technology products.
David’s background includes Queen’s Engineering, Stanford MBA and experience with Product Supply, Marketing and Business Development with Exxon Mobil and Procter & Gamble.