ReThink

Amber Valletta

Model, Co-Founder

Master & Muse

ReThink

Charlie Cole

Chief Global E-Comm Officer

Samsonite

ReThink

Billie Whitehouse

CEO

Wearable X

Top Sessions

Session 1

Traceability & the Role of Blockchain in Fashion

From raw material to retail, the fashion supply chain is incredibly complex. Blockchain technology enables suppliers and retailers to attain transparency and awareness of any product at any point in its life cycle. This session will explore what the roadblocks are, how to overcome them, and why we need more brands on board.

Session 2

Empowering Women in the Workforce: Behind Kate Spade's On Purpose Initiative

Kate Spade's On Purpose collection began as a social good project to employ women in Rwanda and support their entry into the global marketplace. The company's Head of Marketing shares insights into the project's goals, success metrics and plan for expansion.

Session 3

#FashionActivism: The Slow Factory Case Study

Each Slow Factory collection is designed to tell stories about global human rights and raise environmental awareness. Hear how global causes inspire the company's designs and impact change on a worldwide level.

ReMake

Rosario Dawson

Actor, Co-Founder

Studio One Eighty Nine

ReMake

Kathleen Talbot

VP Operations & Sustainability

Reformation

ReMake

Ned Munroe

Chief Global Design Officer

Activewear, HanesBrands

Top Sessions

Session 1

The Story of Rosario Dawson's Mission-Driven Fashion Brand

The mission behind clothing company and lifestyle brand Studio One Eighty Nine is to build a traceable supply chain while supporting artisans across Africa. Having recently won the CFDA x Lexus Initiative sustainability award, Co-Founder Rosario Dawson shares her inspiration for the brand, her vision for the future of fashion and how we can all make a difference with our voices.

Session 2

Building a Sustainable Brand

Before the global wake up call on sustainability in the fashion industry, visionary brands took the leap to enact change as fashion leaders. Now the entire industry aspires to shift towards their successful models. Hear from industry pioneers on how to successfully tie sustainability goals into a company's mission and everyday practice.

Session 3

Transparent by Design

Knowing the origin of an article of clothing, how it's made, who made it, and its impact on the environment and local workers, are all key components of a transparent supply chain. Hear from the experts on how to live up to sustainable promises and strive towards industry-wide transparency.

ReMarket

Joey Zwillinger

Co-Founder & Co-CEO

Allbirds

ReMarket

Mary Renner Beech

EVP & CMO

Kate Spade

ReInvest

Rati Sahi Levesque

Chief Merchant

The RealReal

Top Sessions

Session 1

Giving Back Everyday: The Rachel Roy Success Story

A personal conversation with the design icon about the vision behind her brand and how philanthropy serves as a cornerstone of her fashion brand.

Session 2

Artificially Intelligent Shopping

Explore how AI will change the future of the shopping experience.

Session 3

The rise of mobile: how to adapt to the on-the-go consumer

Discover new marketing strategies for the mobile consumer, including tactics to know consumers better, gain market share and generate growth.

ReInvest

Janie Yu

Partner

Fung Capital

ReInvest

Anthony Choe

Founder & Managing Partner

Provenance

ReInvest

Eric Fisch

Head of Apparel & Retail Sector

HSBC Bank, USA

Top Sessions

Session 1

The Ins and Outs of Funding Direct-to-Consumer Brands .

What do venture capitals look for when making the decision to fund a direct-to-consumer fashion brand? A close look at the KPI analysis, valuation predictions, inventory planning and business models

Session 2

Making the move from in-store to online

Understand the costs associated with recreating the physical experience online.

Session 3

Discussion with Bob Lamey on Amazon’s Shopbop Acquisition

When Jeff Bezos wanted to increase Amazon’s fashion buying power, Shopbop was one of their first acquisitions. What distinguishing factors made the company attractive for acquisition? How did Shopbop's model reshape the future of Amazon Fashion?

About the Venue

Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Nov. 13 – 14, 2018

We are proud to launch REMODE at LACC in Los Angeles, CA – a growing creative center for the renewable fashion industry.

Drawing upon tech-enhanced coworking spaces, REMODE will transform the venue to encourage organic collaboration and conversation among attendees.