The New York Fashion Tech Lab (the Lab) is now accepting applications for the 2018 program — a great opportunity for startup founders addressing innovative solutions at the intersection of fashion, retail, and technology. The Lab will focus its application criteria on women-led early and growth stage companies, covering such areas as AR/VR, artificial intelligence, blockchain, the Internet of Things, and smart fabrics.

Selected startups will have the opportunity to collaborate with participating fashion/retail brands, join workshops and panel discussions on issues relevant to fashion tech companies, and have access to co-working space, pitch sessions and demo day participation. Selected participants must commit to attending retail/brand meeting presentations, as well as industry and advisory sessions during the entire 12 week period running from March through June 2018.

The deadline to apply is December 4, 2017 (5 pm ET). For additional information and to apply for the 2018 program, please visit nyftlab.com.

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