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Data has shown that today’s consumers are aiming to shop more mindfully, sustainably, and from environmentally friendly brands, but in reality, less than 10% are making sustainable purchases. We discussed this phenomenon, along with fellow sustainability experts, fashion tech consultants, and sustainable fashion brands.

Lara Pizzato

Lara Pizzato

FashionTech and Sustainability Consultant | Moderator

Lara is a strategic marketing and innovation consultant working at the intersection of technology, sustainability and fashion. With a deep understanding of what makes people buy and over a decade of international experience, Lara collaborates with innovators and brands on a mission to change the future of fashion. She’s also a startup mentor at Fashion for Good Accelerator and the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership.

Livvy Drake

Livvy Drake

Sustainability and Behavior Change Consultant | Panelist

Livvy works with businesses, events and green champions to achieve their sustainability goals. She uses the principles of behavioural science to empower campaigners, communicators and businesses to achieve greater behaviour change outside of the green echo chamber. She’s walked the talk, giving up cars, flights, dairy, plastics as well as shopping second-hand or ethical. These lifestyle changes have helped her better understand the barriers and challenges to be more empathetic in her approach to others.
Jakob Dworsky

Jakob Dworsky

Co-Founder, ASKET | Panelist

Jakob is the co-founder of ASKET, a direct to consumer menswear brand on a mission to end the era of fast consumption and slow down the pace of fashion. By introducing a permanent collection of mindfully produced, quality and timeless garments and selling them in a radically transparent way they hope to restore the true value of garments and get their customers to join in the pursuit of less.
Jaclyn Patterson

Jaclyn Patterson

Wardrobe Stylist & Creator of Shopwise | Panelist

Jaclyn is a Wardrobe Stylist with a mission to help people find confidence, joy, and simplicity through their wardrobe. With over 7 years of experience, she loves connecting with other people and ensures they receive an empowering, ethical, and personalized wardrobe in the process. Jaclyn is also the Creator of Shopwise, a one-stop shop for sustainable and ethical fashion. 

Andrea Rosso

Andrea Rosso

Founder, MYAR | Panelist

Andrea Rosso is the Founder of MYAR, an Italian up-cycling brand that reclaims vintage military styles giving it a second life in a civil environment. Former Creative Director of the streetwear brand 55DSL, Andrea is also Sustainability Ambassador and Up-cycling Artistic Director, and Creative Director of all licensed products at Diesel.