SHETALKS Forum + Fashion Bloggers Connect #FTW14

SHETALKS Forum + Fashion Bloggers Connect #FTW14
Event on 2014-03-01 13:00:00



FASHION BLOGGERS CONNECT is a conference and engagement event series featuring well-known names and up-and-coming bloggers from the fashion industry. Since its launch in 2010, Fashion Bloggers Connect has brought together numerous amazing personalities and influential bloggers including Jenine Jacob, founder of IFB – International Fashion Bloggers and The Coveted, Laura Ellner of On the Racks, Erin Hagstrom of Cali Vintage, Marie Denee of The Curvy Fashionistas, Christina Topacio of Profresh Style, Mai Le of Fashionist, Jennie Lodge of Going West, Melissa Sanchez of Savvy in San Francisco, Zavan Quezada of Boyish TV, and Amy Gilmer. Fashion Bloggers Connect is a fashion industry resource and growing talent network for fashion/beauty/style bloggers everywhere. Apply to join our blogger Meetup.

SHE TALKS Forum is an industry networking and event series focused on enrichment, empowerment and success strategies by and for women in professional contexts. SHE TALKS Forum launched in February 2012 with a Career Catalyst “Mentors and Apprentices” event at FIDM and was followed by SHE TALKS Forum “Women Entrepreneurs” at Zappos Labs during Fashion Tech Week 2013. SHE TALKS Forum features engaging panelists of particular distinction and influence in their chosen fields of endeavor. Join She Talks on Meetup.



  • 1:00pm – Door Opens 
  • 1:15pm – Keynote : LAURA SLEZINGER; Director of Corporate Development at Girls in Tech, San Francisco Chapter and Intellectual Property, Corporate & Advertising Transactional Attorney at Venture Gained Legal, [Main Room]
  • 1:30pm – Keynote: LISA THOMAS; Assitant Dean, Hult International Business School [Main Room]
  • 1:45pm – Product presentation by Elephanti [Room #01 / 100 Capacity]
  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm SHE Talks Forum PANEL / Topic: Women In Tech / Panel TBD [Room #01 / 100 Capacity]
  • 3:00pm – Product presentation by Venture Gained Legal [Room #01 / 100 Capacity]
  • 3:15pm – Product presentation by One Page Company [Room #02 / 75 Capacity]
  • 3:30pm – 4:30m Fashion Bloggers Connect panel / Topic: Blogging & Branding [Room #02 / 75 Capacity]
  • 1:00pm – 5:00pm Networking/ Demo Presentations/ Pop-up Trunk Show [Main Room/ Back]
  • 5:00pm – End


  1. ALAINA PERCIVAL, CEO and Chairwoman of the Board at Women Who Code
  2. JOANNA RILEY-WEIDENMILLER, CEO at 1-Page Advisor and Partner at 360 Fashion Network 
  3. LAURA SLEZINGER, Director of Corporate Development at Girls in Tech, San Francisco Chapter and Intellectual Property, Corporate & Advertising Transactional Attorney at Venture Gained Legal 

DEMO AREA [more to come]:


FASHION TECH WEEK #FTW14 [ ] 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.

WEEK SCHEDULE – Fashion Tech Week 2014, Feb 24 – Mar 02

Media must apply to cover any #FTW14 events, fill-out media application form.


FASHION TECH WEEK includes a Press and VIP Opening Reception, SF Fashion Lab: Fashion Pitch Competition, Dapperhood SF | Silicon Valley Men’s Style Event, WearTechCon: WearableTech Demo Night, Project SF: The Art of Fashion, Retail Tech Summit: The Future of Retail Tech , and Fashion Bloggers Connect with SHE Talks Forum – all featuring fashion, design and technology brands, startups and thought leaders, showcasing leading developments from all sectors of the World’s Leading Fashion Tech, Retail Tech and Wearable Tech Eco-system right here in San Francisco.

Educational Partners:

FIDM – Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, HULT International Business School

Community Partners:

AIGASFAtelier EmmanuelBetabrandJohn, AllanMaseratiSFStartup Monthly,  

Media Sponsors:


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Hult continues its rapid ascent in world-renowned business school rankings, currently placing among the top 1% of all business schools. Hult is ranked #34 in the U.S. and #59 in the world by The Economist (2013); and ranked the #61st best business school in the world by the Financial Times (2014). Hult also ranks in the Financial Times' Top 10 for International Business, International Experience, International Students, International Faculty, and International Board. 



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