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September 30th 2017

Meet our 2017 Keynote Speaker

Davis Smith

ApparelCamp 2017 Keynote Speaker David Smith

Davis is the founder and CEO of Cotopaxi, an outdoor gear brand with a humanitarian mission. He is also a member of the eight-person United Nations Foundation's Global Entrepreneurs Council. Davis is a serial entrepreneur who previously started Baby.com.br, Brazil’s Startup of the Year in 2012. Davis holds an MBA from the Wharton School, an MA from the University of Pennsylvania, and a BA from BYU. Davis is an adventurer who has visited 70 countries. He has floated down the Amazon on a self-made raft, camped in the Sahara Desert, kayaked from Cuba to Florida, and explored North Korea. 

How does the Un-Conference Work?

 

 Lead a discussion or facilitate the panel you've always wanted.

ApparelCamp does not have pre-scheduled speakers. Anyone who is interested in leading a session can submit a proposal. 

Your topic will be published on our website along with your name and bio, additionally to this we will include your bio in our 2017 Speaker's Bios page.

Vote for the talks you want to hear.

Proposed sessions will be voted on by the ApparelCamp participants the morning of the un-conference.

The sessions that get the most interest will be on the event schedule. Go to the Speaker Proposals page for more information.

This Year's Keynote is Davis Smith. Founder and CEO of Cotopaxi. An outdoor gear brand with a humanitarian mission.

He is also a member of the eight-person United Nations Foundation's Global Entrepreneurs Council.

Pick and Choose your Schedule for the day to attend the most voted topics. See schedule after the keynote speech to know what slots are available.

ATTEND THE SESSIONS YOU WANT

Go to the talks that interest you. Not feeling it? No worries: find another session or network in the hall. Check the main Schedule for the day on our website's front page.

Propose a Talk

If you have an idea for a session talk, send your thoughts to

info@apparelcamp.org

Volunteer

Help plan this event, coordinate corporate sponsors, or manage the event on the day. Reach out to us at

volunteer@apparelcamp.org

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