About Dream Nation

Dream Nation is a global community of people focused on creating Social Impact. The mission is to give people the tools to live their dreams, and promote woman and diversity-led ideas. 


About Dream Nation Festival

Dream Nation Fest is a two-day experiential event in the heart of Bushwick, Brooklyn. It takes place Sept 8 & 9, 2017. This year, it's timed with Fall Fashion Week and takes place in a 51,000 sq ft space. The Festival will bring together a global community of Creatives, Innovators, and Brands focused on creating Social Impact. Giving people the tools to build their dreams.

As part of the Festival, we are working to create a fund to empower women and diversity-led ideas to award during the event.


DAY ONE kicks off in the evening with a discussion panel and screening of short films created by woman and diversity directors.

DAY TWO features speakers and workshops, designed to give people the tools to build, promote, and fund their dreams. The event also promotes woman and diversity-led projects.


About Dream Nation Podcast

Dream Nation  started out as a podcast and grew into a festival. You can subscribe to the episodes on itunes here or read transcripts here.

The podcast offers ideas for creating a better society. Discussions are around tech, social impact, diversity, women, STE(A)M, funding, sustainability, crowdfunding, entrepreneurism, and life. 

Amplifying the conscious frequencies on planet earth. Be the light, spread the light.


About Yulia

I am a creative with a love for storytelling and tech.

A global citizen who grew up in Russia, my career is as diverse as my background. 

A life-long entrepreneur, I've championed women-led ideas. In '99, co-founding my first tech startup artsymag.com. It was the first art publication and marketplace to promote women artists. It paved the way for the modern Artsy.net.

For the last 10 years I've worked in NYC as a Creative Director in Advertising - art side. A member of SAG, I drop in at UCB and study with Bob Krakower.

I'm also the Co-Founder/Product Manager of Fund Dreamer. A global crowdfunding platform/marketplace focused on social good. Open to all. Promoting women and diversity-led projects.