The Other Festival

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The Other Festival is a first of its kind, one day event that highlights and celebrates female makers and creators. The event will feature talks, demos, workshops and music designed to educate and inspire. You’ll leave with concrete tools to help you maximise your talent. And you’ll connect with other likeminded founders and makers. For the full lineup, go to our website.

Lineup includes:

Justine Skye, Somi, Yuna, The Pinkslips, Jojo Abbot, Sophie Beem, Grace Weber Leaf, Falu, Dorothy, PJ, Effie Liu, Natalia Clavier (lead vocalist of Thievery Corporation)

DJs – Chelsea Leyland, Vashtie, Kitty Cash, Jasmine Chess, Isaac Likes Jenny


Lindsey Stirling (Musician, YouTube megastar), Rosario Dawson (actress, activist), Cynthia Rowley + daughter Kit Keenan, Abrima Erwiah (Founder, Studio 189), Shelby Drummond (Vogue), Marissa Webb (designer), Yasmin Green (Principal, Google Ideas), Alicia Glen (Deputy Mayor), Melissa Battifarano (co-Designer, Rihanna’s FentyxPuma), Reshma Saujani (Founder, Girls Who Code), Elena Brower (yoga instructor, author), Gelila Bekele (philanthopist, filmmaker), Beverly Bond (Founder, Black Girls Rock), Erin Beatty (Creative Director, Suno), Stephanie Mark (Founder, The Coveteur), Chaka Pilgrim (President, Roc Nation), Jeni Britton (Founder, Jen’s Splendid Ice Creams), Melissa Ben-Ishay (Founder, Baked by Melissa), Brett Heyman (Founder, Edie Parker), Molly Guy (Founder, Stone Fox Bride), Pamela Love (jewelry designer), Fran Hauser (investor), Aurora James (Founder, Brother Vellies), Karen Wong (Deputy Director, New Museum), Rebecca Odes (co-founder,, Rachel Tipograph (Founder, MikMak), Lauren Mailian (Host, Quit Your Day Job/Oxygen), Karen Robinovitz (Founder, Digital Brand Architects), Marissa Shrum (Group Strategy Director, Mother), Tina Wells (Founder, Buzz Marketing Group), Jody Levy (Founder Wtrmln Wtr), Sarah Simmons (Founder, City Grit).

*Early bird pricing – subject to change

* Please bring your Eventbrite confirmation letter, valid government ID and student ID (where relevant) with you on the day of the event to receive your wristband.  Without all these items you will NOT gain admission to the event.

* For group purchases – 10 or more, please email

* All sales are FINAL. No refunds or exchanges.

* The venue includes ample outdoor and indoor space.  Event will go ahead rain or shine.

*Artists, speakers and schedule are subject to change.

When Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 11:55 PM (EDT) – Add to Calendar Where Brooklyn Mirage – 140 Stewart Avenue East Williamsburg, New York, NY 11237 – View Map

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