International Aacademy of Fashion Arts and Sciences

CELEBRATING EXCELLENCE AND VISION IN FASHION WORLDWIDE

Composed of prominent leaders and influencers in the fashion industry, THE ACADEMY selects the nominees and winners for the annual FASHION NET Awards.

The annual FASHION NET Awards were established by FASHION NET in 2015 to recognize and celebrate excellence and vision across the industry as fashion and technology combine to redefine the visual landscape of our imminent future.

FASHION NET — a pioneer in online publishing — possesses the unique distinction of having launched the world's first fashion site. Curated by influential editors and opinion leaders, FASHION NET has since January 1995 been connecting leading fashion and luxury brands with millions of influential trendsetters and fashion-savvy consumers.

EXECUTIVE MEMBERS
Audrey Napoleon — Music Producer, Brand Ambassador
Branko Popovic — Co-Creative Director, FASHIONCLASH
Craig Arend — Photographer
Diane Pernet — Founder, ASVOFF
Donald Potard — Chair of Fashion Department, Paris College of Art
Eddie Mullon — Founder & CEO, Fashion GPS
Gill Linton — CEO/EIC, Byronesque
Hannah Vandermolen — Model, Artist, Musician
Jaana Jatyri — Founder & CEO, Trendstop
Jenai Camou — Marketing Manager, AAU
Jens Stoltze — Editor-in-Chief, S Magazine
John Scarisbrick — Editor in Chief, Intermission
Joshua Katcher — Founder, Brave GentleMan
Keri Ingvarsson — President & Partner, GEN ART
Kim Krempien — Fashion Director, Los Angeles Fashion Week
Lee Carter — Editor in Chief, HINT
Marcel Schlutt — Founder, KALTBLUT
Mariette Hoitink — Founder, HTNK
Marion Hanania — Founder & Designer, GOOD GUYS
Marlo Saalmink — Creative Director, ATELIER MARLO SAALMINK
Muchaneta Kapfunde — Founder & Editor, FashNerd
NoéMie Schwaller — Editor in Chief, DASH Magazine
Pavel Ivančic — Head of Fashion Department, UMPRUM
Percy Parker — Founder & Co-Owner, PPQ
Yannick Aellen — Initiator, Director, Mode Suisse


MEMBERSHIP

The FASHION NET Awards were established in order to encourage, recognize and celebrate excellence and vision across the industry as fashion and technology combine to redefine the visual landscape of our imminent future.

Members are invited based on their merits as leaders and influencers in the fashion industry worldwide. All winners of the FASHION NET Awards are also eligible for membership. Membership is free, does not expire and can be cancelled at any time.

Soon composed of hundreds and eventually thousands of notable professionals across the industry, executive members of the IAFAS are encouraged, but not required, to judge at the annual FASHION NET Awards. Executive members are invited to all of our events.

The members select the nominees and winners on the basis of originality, innovation and influence in the current year, with a focus on the adoption and advancement of new technology as well as ethics and sustainable practices. Members may not vote in any category that would create a conflict of interest.


FASHION NET Awards Trophy