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5 Days. 125 Fast Tracks. 300 Speakers.

Each Fall, thousands of attendees convene in New York City for five days of inspiration and creativity. Between a bustling festival hub, captivating keynotes and more than 100 Fast Tracks—intimate visits to the most dynamic companies across the city—#FCFestival sparks creativity, conversation, and innovation.

Attendees—who come from diverse backgrounds and a wide-range of industries—curate their own inspiring agendas, mixing creativity, design, entrepreneurship, leadership, social good, and tech for a truly unique, one-of-a-kind experience.

Why Attend

Networking

Likeminded attendees from across industries will come together for lightly facilitated, meaningful discussions on topics from leadership skills to design thinking.

Exclusive Access

Go behind-the-scenes of leading companies with intimate visits to some of the most dynamic and inspiring organizations across New York City. Each of these visits will be hosted by the company’s leaders at the very offices, studios, and work spaces where their ideas come to life.

Unmatched Industry Wide Content

Elite leaders from around the world will gather to uncover the future of business and culture together. FCNY will offer attendees the opportunity to explore innovation and challenge their own creativity with sessions on everything from trends in design and technology to social good, leadership, entrepreneurship, and more.

Personalized Experience

Attendees—coming from diverse backgrounds and wide-ranging industries— will curate their own personal agendas for the course of the week, ensuring each guest a truly unique, custom experience.

Who Attends

Elite leaders from around the world with a passion for innovation and creativity gather to uncover the future of business and culture together.

Including:

  • C-Level Executives
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Senior Management
  • Top-Level Decision Makers
  • Business Professionals

Venues

The Fast Company Innovation Festival spans New York City.

Attendees will visit more than 100 immersive Fast Tracks inside leading companies across the city.

The Festival’s hub will be Convene 237 Park Ave—a multi-format event space where attendees will experience talks, workshops, demos, networking, and sponsor activations. The 92Y will host thought-provoking keynote sessions with the biggest names in business who will open up about their work, ideas, and the topics shaping our world—from work to culture, policy, and beyond.


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Festival Day at a Glance

Fast Tracks 8:00AM–8:00PM Keynote Moments 11:00AM–3:00PM Smaller Talks & Workshops 10:00AM–6:00PM