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Miami International University of Art & Design to Host Second Annual FashInvest’s Fashion Tech Investment Conference

By: Brandi Madar

April 23, 2015

[Miami, FL   April 13, 2015] Miami International University of Art & Design will once again host the second annual

FashInvest Miami Capital Conference taking place April 28-30. The two-day event hopes to connect fashion technology 

businesses with investors in a quick pitch event where businesses get an opportunity to pitch their business to 


The conference will feature up to 15 selected and vetted emerging startup companies presenting their opportunities in a 

quick pitch format with the goal of fostering a strategic partnership with an investor. The conference will also feature 

industry keynotes and panel presentations along with networking opportunities including an evening reception on April 28 

at 5pm at Miami International University of Art & Design. The two-day conference also offers the selected company 

participants an opportunity for coaching sessions prior to the quick pitch.

“We are very excited to be hosting the conference again this year; it really provides our fashion students the opportunity to 

see what the industry requires first hand,”says Charlene Parsons, fashion director for Miami International University of Art 

& Design.

For additional information on the conference including tickets, please visit

Miami International University of Art & Design is one of The Art Institutes, a system of private, non-profit schools throughout the United States. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Miami International University of Art & Design, 1501 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 100, Miami, FL 33132-1418 © 2019. The Arts Institutes international LLC. All rights reserved.

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By: Brandi Madar

April 23, 2015