Circular Fashion Summit x Beyond Form Innovation Award 2021

Are you a changemaking startup creating a circular economy?

Beyond Form and CFS by lablaco have partnered to find the best fashion tech startups to showcase at Circular Fashion Summit as part of Paris Fashion Week in October 2021.

CFS is the first Global Collective Action Summit, supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 2030 with the aim to accelerate the transition of the fashion industry to a circular economy.

Three action goals are made to be achieved collectively within 12 months with a team of Catalysts, including The Lane Crawford Joyce Group, British Fashion Council, Global Fashion Exchange, and Unilever.

CFS Goal #2 is to tokenize 10,000 product items working with brands and retailers. Accelerating the digitization of the fashion industry through transparency and circularity, with traceable product information and digital ownership for customers powered by blockchain.

Winners of the BF x CFS Innovation Award 2021 will access a 12-month program as part of the CFS Innovation Hub, matched with an avant-garde brand to create a next-generation IoT circular product that’s ready to launch to market.

The Prize

1 winning startup will receive:

Showcase space at the Beyond Form booth at CFS 2021 VR edition
12 month program participation in the CFS 2021 goals
Access to the Beyond Form Startup Program Masterclasses for 6 months
Support from the Beyond Form network for 12 months

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Gay Denver

ceo at webflow
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ceo at webflow
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Gary Yan

ceo at webflow

Judging Panel

Peter Jeun Ho Tsang

CEO, Beyond Form

Lorenzo Albrighi

Co-CEO, Lablaco

Eliana Kuo

Co-CEO, lablaco

Burak Cakmak

Founding Partner, Circular Fashion Summit & Co-Founder, The Digital Fashion Group

Christine Goulay

Head of Sustainable Innovation, Kering

Jean-Baptiste Andreani

CEO, IFA Paris

Entry Criteria

Applicants must fall into one of the following categories:
1. Innovation in Design ( production, supply-chain, sourcing etc.)
2. Innovation in Product (digitization, 3D, XR, VR etc.)
3. Innovation in Retail (digital marketing, retailing, multi-commerce etc.)
4. Innovation in End-Of-Use (upcycle, recycle, circular business models etc.)

Eligibility:
1. Your startup must have already launched with at least a working prototype.
2. The solution has to create circularity in the fashion industry and keep products in circulation.
3. You preferably have an impact thesis with one data point to share.
4. You have a team and support network to deliver showcase and 12-month program commitment.

Deadline


2nd April 2021 at 5pm CET