The Lead Summit 2018


The Lead bridges the fashion and retail industry with the Global Silicon Valley.

Activate within a community of fashion & retail executives, start-up CEOs, investors, and industry stakeholders to challenge the status-quo, learn what’s next and engage tomorrow's innovations today.

With a spotlight on the next generation digital native brands who are reinventing and redefining the future of the fashion & retail industry, this 'relationships first' focused event is organized around keynotes, off-the-record roundtables, 'problem talk' presentations, panel discussions and structured networking.

The Lead partnered with industry leaders to produce a quarterly publication, a series of events and to operate an executive network centered on emerging technology, and its adoption, across the fashion-retail-commerce value chain.

Their analysts track the emerging technology companies innovating at the intersection of these two industries. We produce three lists of innovation leaders that the fashion a