THIS WEEK: Blockchain Technology Explored and Explained at SYNTHESIS 2017 [EVENT]

Are you free to attend the educational and networking event taking place on Thursday 16th November 2017 in NY?

When it comes to Blockchain, are you still scratching your head, wondering how the heck does it work, and what role does it play in the merger of fashion with technology? Well, SYNTHESIS 2017, a must-attend event, could be right up your street.


Taking place this Thursday 16th November 2017 at Galvanize, 315 Hudson St. New York, NY 10013, SYNTHESIS is brought to you by the joint partnership between LOOMIA and Microsoft.  Following the success of the first SYNTHESIS back in 2016, they have decided that 2017 will be all about the exciting world of Blockchain.

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With objective to explore the role that blockchain plays in creating a new wave of crowdfunding and startup investments, attendees will get to hear from keynote speakers that include Solomon Lederer (Blockchain Lead at LOOMIA), Chris Dannen (Founder and Partner, Iterative Capital Management),m Shawn Wilkinson (Founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Storj) and Janett Liriano (Chief Executive Officer, LOOMIA) who we recently wrote about.

Janett Liriano, CEO of LOOMIA

Last year, SYNTHESIS 2016, attendees included executives from major companies such as Flextronics, I am+ (’s wearable tech brand) and RGA. This year they hope that their blockchain-focused networking and educational evening will attract those interested in the future of this emerging industry.

Starting at 5.30pm, the educational event will start with keynotes and end with a cocktail reception where attendees can network. If you would like to attend, we are happy to share that the event organisers are offering all our readers a 50% discount. Just use “FASHNERD” when you get your ticket.

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Founding editor-in-chief & WearableTechStylist of, Muchaneta has worked in the fashion industry for over 14 years. She is currently one of the leading influencers speaking and writing about the merger of fashion with technology and wearable technology and a regular contributor to digital news sites like Wareable.