Condé Nast International Luxury Conference 2017Read more
The third annual Luxury Conference, this year held in Muscat, Oman, examined the concept of Mindful Luxury. The themes discussed related to; Oman’s connection to luxury and trade with the mapping of the new silk route, the emotional aspects of luxury goods, technological innovation and the digital universe, luxury brand opportunities within the Middle East and luxury fragrance, shoes and accessories. Speakers included fashion designer, Elie Saab; Futurist, Sophie Hackford; Economist, Dr Philippa Malmgren; CEO of Vetements, Guram Gvasalia; Designer, Alber Elbaz; Perfumier, Fréderic Malle and Social Influencer and Beauty Guru, Huda Kattan. Suzy Menkes announced that next year’s conference will take place in Portugal on 18th and 19th April 2018, and will focus on the Language of Luxury.