SEPT. 27 – Oct. 1, 2021, A Virtual Event

Sept. 27-Oct. 1, 2021

Fast Company Innovation Festival brings together thousands of forward-thinking creators, makers, inventors, entrepreneurs, and emerging leaders from across the country and around the globe who are embracing change, blazing new trails, and moving our world forward. Join us for an immersive virtual experience—5 days of inspiration, connection and meaningful takeaways.

Under the theme, THE REBUILDERS, this year’s #FCFestival will shine its lens on those innovative companies, leaders, strategies, and trends helping reimagine, reinvent and rebuild business, society, culture, and community—all with an eye on a truly better tomorrow.

HIGHLIGHTS

SPEAKERS

Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore
Actress, Entrepreneur, and Executive Producer and Host of "The Drew Barrymore Show"
Angelica Ross
Angelica Ross
Angelica Ross, Founder and CEO, TransTech Social Enterprises; President, Miss Ross Inc.; Actress and Advocate
Idris Elba
Idris Elba
actor, filmmaker, musician, activist, cohost of "Coupledom"
Sabrina Dhowre Elba
Sabrina Dhowre Elba
model, actress, philanthropist, cohost of “Coupledom”
Abhijit Banerjee
Abhijit Banerjee
MIT
Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics
Adam Selipsky
Adam Selipsky
Amazon Web Services
CEO
Allyson Felix
Allyson Felix
Olympic Gold Medalist, Track and Field, and Cofounder, Saysh
Christian Siriano
Christian Siriano
Christian Siriano
Fashion Designer
Robin Roberts
Robin Roberts
ABC News
Anchor, "Good Morning America"
Kelly Sawyer Patricof
Kelly Sawyer Patricof
Baby2Baby
Co-CEO

WHAT TO EXPECT

VIRTUAL KEYNOTES

The biggest names in business, media, and politics.

“Amazing selection of speakers and excellent moderators”

VIRTUAL Talks AND PANELS

Join purpose-driven leaders in design, creativity, leadership, technology, and social impact for engaging conversations on the future of business.

“Loaded with brilliant creative people who are making a difference in our world”

Virtual WORKSHOPS

Take part in expert-led interactive intimate sessions—designed for attendees at every stage of their careers, from people just starting out to senior leaders.