New York, NY 9/16 - 9/19 | Early-Rate Tickets On Sale Now For A Limited Time

CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF INNOVATION

In its tenth year, the 2024 Fast Company Innovation Festival unfolds in venues throughout New York City, convening thousands of makers and innovators from across the globe—exceptional leaders and doers shaping the future—for four days of inspired conversation, purposeful networking, and meaningful takeaways.

SPEAKERS

David Rawlinson II
David Rawlinson II
President and CEO
Qurate Retail
Busy Philipps
Busy Philipps
New York Times best-selling author, actor, activist, writer, and host
Tyler Kempf
Tyler Kempf
Creative Director
The Second City
Elizabeth Gore
Elizabeth Gore
Cofounder and President
Hello Alice
Joe Ferencz
Joe Ferencz
Founder and CEO
Gamefam
Ophira and Tali Edut
Ophira and Tali Edut
Cofounders
The AstroTwins
Sophie Bai
Sophie Bai
Founder and CEO
B.A.I. Biosciences
Wendi Whitmore
Wendi Whitmore
SVP and Head of Unit 42
Palo Alto Networks
Darío Gil
Darío Gil
SVP of Research
IBM
Martin A. Schmidt
Martin A. Schmidt
President
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Highlights from Past Innovation Festivals

A BUSTLING HUB

What happens when thousands of creatives gather in one place? The energy is impossible to contain. At the festival hub, expect one-of-a-kind experiences, dynamic discussions, and powerful networking.

ENGAGING WORKSHOPS

Learn from the trailblazers changing the way we work so that you can work—and live—smarter. Engage with experts whose visionary ideas fuel better companies, careers, and teams.

IMMERSIVE FAST TRACKS

Fast Company’s bespoke take on the field trip, Fast Tracks give you insider access to some of the most dynamic companies, studios, and buzzed-about startups in New York City.

BOLD TALKS AND PANELS

Get inspired by the biggest names in tech, design, leadership, creativity, and beyond.

TASTE OF INNOVATION DINNERS

Taste of Innovation is a series of exclusive culinary experiences showcasing the people, foods, libations, and stories that make for an unforgettable meal. Intimate. Provocative. Delicious.

PARTIES, NETWORKING, AND MORE

Meet and mingle with new friends working in tech, design, creativity, fashion, sustainability, healthcare, and more for the festival opening party, daily cocktail hours, surprise experiences, and so much more!

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