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“Home to a young, tech-savvy population, and one of Asia’s largest luxury markets, now is the perfect time to hold the world’s first international luxury conference in Seoul“

SUZY MENKES, INTERNATIONAL VOGUE EDITOR

The second Condé Nast International Luxury Conference will examine the luxury industry in Korea as well as its neighbours, China and Japan. Technology, a youthful population, a strong beauty market, and dynamic pop culture are all coming together to create the world’s next big luxury hub.

Join Suzy Menkes and luxury business and creative leaders as they explore commercial opportunities, sources of fresh inspiration, and look at how the region is fast becoming the future of the luxury industry.

The second Condé Nast International Luxury Conference will examine the luxury industry in Korea as well as its neighbours, China and Japan. Technology, a youthful population, a strong beauty market, and dynamic pop culture are all coming together to create the world’s next big luxury hub.

Join Suzy Menkes and luxury business and creative leaders as they explore commercial opportunities, sources of fresh inspiration, and look at how the region is fast becoming the future of the luxury industry.

The second Condé Nast International Luxury Conference will examine the luxury industry in Korea as well as its neighbours, China and Japan. Technology, a youthful population, a strong beauty market, and dynamic pop culture are all coming together to create the world’s next big luxury hub.

Join Suzy Menkes and luxury business and creative leaders as they explore commercial opportunities, sources of fresh inspiration, and look at how the region is fast becoming the future of the luxury industry.

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The 2016 conference is sold out

Launched in 2015 in Florence, the Condé Nast International Luxury Conference is a unique event from the most exciting and influential multimedia company in the world. The conference draws on the collective influence of Condé Nast International’s publications, and the vision and knowledge of the world’s most renowned fashion journalist, Suzy Menkes, International Vogue Editor.

The conference includes a formal on-stage programme of creative and business speakers, as well as social events of the highest calibre, enabling attendees to make the most of their time through learning, participating and expanding their network.

The 2016 conference will focus on the future of luxury, and the role of Northeast Asia as a new hub for fashion. The event is supported by the City of Seoul.

“As a centre for Korea’s growing luxury fashion industry, I am really pleased to support the event. Holding the 2016 Condé Nast International Luxury Conference will be a cornerstone in the continued development of Seoul as a global fashion hub.”

PARK WON-SOON, MAYOR OF THE CITY OF SEOUL

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The 2016 conference is sold out

Launched in 2015 in Florence, the Condé Nast International Luxury Conference is a unique event from the most exciting and influential multimedia company in the world. The conference draws on the collective influence of Condé Nast International’s publications, and the vision and knowledge of the world’s most renowned fashion journalist, Suzy Menkes, International Vogue Editor.

The conference includes a formal on-stage programme of creative and business speakers, as well as social events of the highest calibre, enabling attendees to make the most of their time through learning, participating and expanding their network.

The 2016 conference will focus on the future of luxury, and the role of Northeast Asia as a new hub for fashion. The event is supported by the City of Seoul.

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The 2016 conference is sold out

Launched in 2015 in Florence, the Condé Nast International Luxury Conference is a unique event from the most exciting and influential multimedia company in the world. The conference draws on the collective influence of Condé Nast International’s publications, and the vision and knowledge of the world’s most renowned fashion journalist, Suzy Menkes, International Vogue Editor.

The conference includes a formal on-stage programme of creative and business speakers, as well as social events of the highest calibre, enabling attendees to make the most of their time through learning, participating and expanding their network.

The 2016 conference will focus on the future of luxury, and the role of Northeast Asia as a new hub for fashion. The event is supported by the City of Seoul.

“As a centre for Korea’s growing luxury fashion industry, I am really pleased to support next year’s event. Holding the 2016 Condé Nast International Luxury Conference will be a cornerstone in the continued development of Seoul as a global fashion hub.”

PARK WON-SOON, MAYOR OF THE CITY OF SEOUL

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About Suzy Menkes

Suzy Menkes writes for all 19 international Vogue websites, reaching 38.2 million unique users in 13 languages across the globe. Frank, fearless and free from editorial constraints, she has built a reputation for having a strong and independent point of view. Suzy brings to her worldwide audience a deep knowledge, experience and love of fashion.

Suzy Menkes invented the luxury conference concept in 2001, and has successfully hosted forums featuring speakers including creative directors and business leaders such as Karl Lagerfeld, Tory Burch, Antoine Arnault and Jony Ive. Join her as she turns the luxury world’s spotlight on Seoul and Northeast Asia in 2016.

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About Suzy Menkes

Suzy Menkes writes for all 19 international Vogue websites, reaching 38.2 million unique users in 13 languages across the globe. Frank, fearless and free from editorial constraints, she has built a reputation for having a strong and independent point of view. Suzy brings to her worldwide audience a deep knowledge, experience and love of fashion.

Suzy Menkes invented the luxury conference concept in 2001, and has successfully hosted forums featuring speakers including creative directors and business leaders such as Karl Lagerfeld, Tory Burch, Antoine Arnault and Jony Ive. Join her as she turns the luxury world’s spotlight on Seoul and Northeast Asia in 2016.

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About Suzy Menkes

Suzy Menkes writes for all 19 international Vogue websites, reaching 38.2 million unique users in 13 languages across the globe. Frank, fearless and free from editorial constraints, she has built a reputation for having a strong and independent point of view. Suzy brings to her worldwide audience a deep knowledge, experience and love of fashion.

Suzy Menkes invented the luxury conference concept in 2001, and has successfully hosted forums featuring speakers including creative directors and business leaders such as Karl Lagerfeld, Tory Burch, Antoine Arnault and Jony Ive. Join her as she turns the luxury world’s spotlight on Seoul and Northeast Asia in 2016.

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Suzy’s Research Trip to Seoul

In July 2015, Suzy Menkes visited Seoul. This gallery includes selected images from her trip to the city.

Suzy Menkes exploring Dongdaemun Market in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes examining student designs in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with Mayor Park Won-Soon. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with Mayor Park Won-Soon. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Outside the Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Outside the Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes visiting the offices of StyleShare. Photo by Condé Nast International.
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Suzy Menkes talking to fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Photo time with fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Audience of fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with Prof. Kan Ho-Sup and fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes at the Line Friends Store in Garuso-gil in Seoul. Photo by Condé Nast International.
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Suzy Menkes with G-DRAGON and friends at Boon the Shop in Seoul. Photo by Condé Nast International.
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Suzy Menkes with Kim Young-Jin and friend at the Shilla Hotel in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes at the Shilla Hotel in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with (L-R) Steve J, Sung-Joo Kim and Yoni P at the Shilla Hotel in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy’s Research Trip to Seoul

In July 2015, Suzy Menkes visited Seoul. This gallery includes selected images from her trip to the city.

Suzy Menkes exploring Dongdaemun Market in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes examining student designs in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with Mayor Park Won-Soon. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with Mayor Park Won-Soon. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Outside the Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Outside the Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes visiting the offices of StyleShare. Photo by Condé Nast International.
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Suzy Menkes talking to fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Photo time with fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Audience of fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with Prof. Kan Ho-Sup and fashion students in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes at the Line Friends Store in Garuso-gil in Seoul. Photo by Condé Nast International.
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Suzy Menkes with G-DRAGON and friends at Boon the Shop in Seoul. Photo by Condé Nast International.
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Suzy Menkes with Kim Young-Jin and friend at the Shilla Hotel in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes at the Shilla Hotel in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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Suzy Menkes with (L-R) Steve J, Sung-Joo Kim and Yoni P at the Shilla Hotel in Seoul. Photo by Jeong Yi.
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“We go to a lot of conferences, but this one is the luxury conference, the fashion conference. It’s a great mix of people.”

LANE CRAWFORD JOYCE GROUP

“Excellent programme, excellent location, excellent social programme.”

LINDBERG

“Condé Nast’s unique expertise about luxury is real. The ability to network with talented designers, businesspeople and entrepreneurs is a major plus.”

TIFFANY & CO.

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The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference hosts a diverse range of speakers – please click the button below to see the latest list, or contact us for the latest details.

To view speakers from the 2015 conference, please click here.

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The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference will host a diverse range of speakers – please keep checking back for regular updates, or contact us for the latest details.

To view speakers from the 2015 conference, please click here

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Tuesday 19 April

  • 18.30 Condé Nast International and MCM Welcome Reception

    Yeong Bin Gwan, The Shilla (dress code: cocktail)

Wednesday 20 April

  • DAY ONE CONFERENCE

    08.00 Registration and Morning Refreshments

    08.45 Conference

    Welcome Remarks
    Jonathan Newhouse, Chairman and Chief Executive, Condé Nast International

    Welcome Remarks
    Suzy Menkes, International Vogue Editor, Condé Nast International

    The Power of Social Media
    -Eva Chen, Head of Fashion Partnerships, Instagram, and
    -Olivier Rousteing, Creative Director, Balmain
    in conversation with Suzy Menkes
    Social media, and Instagram in particular, has changed the way the fashion and luxury world operates, and how it is experienced. In the opening session of “Future Luxury,” social media pioneer, Eva Chen, and King of Fashion Instagram, Olivier Balmain, will share their thoughts on the relationship between social media, technology, fashion and creativity, and what this means for modern luxury.

    The Travelling Asian Luxury Shopper and the Rise of Duty Free
    Aimee Kim, Lead Partner, Retail, McKinsey & Co.
    The Korean duty free retail market is worth an estimated $8Bn, attracting millions of international travellers each year. In this session, Aimee Kim will explore why Korea has become a hub for duty free retail, and where growth opportunities lie in Asia.

    Future Luxury
    Sophie Hackford, Director, WIRED Consulting 
    In this session, technological visionary Sophie Hackford will share how advances in technology will reshape the luxury industry, from manufacturing to retail, and the very concept of “luxury” itself. She will also explore how businesses adapt to technology.

    Samsung Keynote
    Seohyun Lee, President and CEO, Samsung C&T
    Seohyun Lee will give a rare public insight into how Samsung is supporting and nurturing some of Korea’s most talented designers. She will also discuss the growing influence of Korean culture and its impact on the Asian fashion industry.

    10.55 Morning Refreshments

    11.25 Conference

    Stuart Vevers, Executive Creative Director, Coach Inc., in conversation with Suzy Menkes
    Stuart Vevers is the designer who has rejuvenated and brought a cool factor to classic American label Coach, now enjoying its best financial performance in years. In this session, he will discuss with Suzy Menkes the sources of his creative inspiration, his thoughts on American style, and how Coach fits into a global luxury world.

    Jason Wu, Artistic Director, Womenswear, BOSS, in conversation with Suzy Menkes
    Balancing his own brand with BOSS, the multi-tasking and multi-talented Jason Wu will discuss his approach to the commercial and creative, and how his personal design philosophy informs every aspect of his work. Suzy Menkes will also explore with Jason the ongoing importance and influence of U.S. designers with Far Eastern roots.

    Kim Young-Seong, Head of Fabrics Research, CHANEL, in conversation with Suzy Menkes
    A Korean inventor at CHANEL, Kim Young-Seong has worked with Karl Lagerfeld for 17 years. Responsible for pushing boundaries and limits of the technical capabilities of fabrics, she will discuss with Suzy Menkes how her work complements Lagerfeld’s visions.

    The Unstoppable Power of “K”
    -Jay Park, Music Artist and Founder/Co-CEO, AOMG
    -Jiyoon Lee, Managing Director, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul Office
    -Sangmin Bae, Professor, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
    Co-Moderated by Sung-Joo Kim, Chairperson, MCM and Suzy Menkes 

    What is the secret recipe to Korea’s success? How have K-Pop, K-Culture and K-Drama combined to create the foundation for K-Fashion? In this session, Korean bellwethers from the worlds of music, art, design and retail will explore the magic formula behind the success of “K.”

    13.15 Lunch

    14.25 Conference

    Pop Goes the Handbag!
    Anya Hindmarch, Founder and CEO, Anya Hindmarch  
    A witty, inventive and imaginative designer, Anya Hindmarch’s products combine the art of craftsmanship with a unique sensibility and humour. Anya will speak about how she has transformed her “pop vision” into global success, and how she has built a loyal base of followers across Asia.

    Capturing the Energy of Asian Youth, While Maintaining the DNA of Brands
    Angelica Cheung, Editor in Chief, Vogue China
    In this session, Angelica Cheung will discuss the motivations and mindsets of China’s millennial generation, and how luxury brands can reach them.

    The Power of Eastern Culture

    The Depth and Power of Chinese Culture
    Wim Pijbes, General Director, Rijksmuseum
    Co-moderated by Angelica Cheung, Editor in Chief, Vogue China and Suzy Menkes
    A renowned art historian and curator, Wim Pijbes will bring his unique thoughts on Asian attitudes towards luxury, creativity and expression.

    The Bling Dynasty
    Erwan Rambourg, Global Head of Consumer and Retail Research, HSBC and author of “The Bling Dynasty”
    Co-moderated by Angelica Cheung, Editor in Chief, Vogue China and Suzy Menkes

    Despite the current slowdown, Chinese consumers are still critical to the global luxury industry. But do brands really understand the subtleties, nuances and stratifications of this market? In this session, Erwan Rambourg will explore the motivations and evolving behaviour of Chinese consumers.

    16.00 Afternoon Refreshments

    16.30 Conference

    Beauty and the East
    Christopher K. Wood, General Manager, The Estée Lauder Companies Korea
    Co-Moderated by Kathy Phillips, International Beauty Director, Condé Nast Asia Pacific and Suzy Menkes

    Korea and the Far East is at the cutting edge of development in beauty, acting as an innovation lab for the rest of the world. With a market worth over $10 Billion, and with a myriad of new products launched every year, what is the secret to success in the Asian beauty market? And how are Asian sensibilities and tastes towards beauty influencing the global industry?

    Ripples of Responsibility
    -Nadja Swarovski, Executive Board Member, Swarovski;
    -Marie-Claire Daveu, Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of International Institutional Affairs, Kering
    in conversation with Sophie Hackford, Director, WIRED Consulting and Suzy Menkes
    While business is at the heart of the conference, so is responsibility. In this essential session, Suzy Menkes will discuss with the luxury industry’s most influential and impactful figures everything they are doing to look beyond immediate profit and reward, and how they are making their varied business more conscious of the world around them.

    Special Announcement
    Sung-Joo Kim, Founder, Chairperson and Chief Visionary Officer, Sungjoo Group and Chairperson, MCM

    Making Korea Rock
    Stephen Webster, Founder and Creative Director, Stephen Webster

    Entrepreneur, entertainer, craftsman and creative genius, Stephen Webster wears a number of hats in his role as jeweller to the stars and the superrich. Hailed by artist Tracey Emin as someone who can “work with magic and make it become real,” Stephen has spent over 40 years bringing beauty and humour to his clients. In this session, he will share his thoughts on the Asian jewellery market, and living a life shaped by jewellery.

    Why Models Are Going Insta-Pendent
    John Hooks, CEO, Pacific Global Management
    Including contributions from Irene Kim, Liu Wen and Sasha Luss
    Co-moderated by Angelica Cheung, Editor in Chief, Vogue China and Suzy Menkes

    No longer mannequins, models are now ambassadors, social media stars, and influencers. Their endorsement of a brand, or participation in a social media campaign can be priceless. In this session, John Hooks, a luxury industry expert, and leading models Irene Kim, Liu Wen and Sasha Luss, will explore how a perfect storm of technology, ever-faster social media and the consumer’s voracious appetite for newness is changing the role of models.

    18.05 Close of Day One Conference

    19.30 Condé Nast International and Place Vendôme Qatar Cocktail Reception Party at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza (dress code: cocktail / future luxury)

    00.00 Carriages

Thursday 21 April

  • DAY TWO CONFERENCE

    08.45 Morning refreshments

    09.15 Day Two Conference

    Welcome Remarks
    Suzy Menkes, International Vogue Editor, Condé Nast International

    Changing Faces
    Sanghoon Park, Plastic Surgeon and President, ID Hospital
    Co-Moderated by Kathy Phillips, International Beauty Director, Condé Nast Asia Pacific and Suzy Menkes

    Cosmetic surgery plays a significant role in the Far Eastern beauty world. In this session, the director of one of Korea’s leading aesthetic clinics will share an insight into attitudes towards physical beauty, and how surgery is now a competitor for share of the luxury wallet.

    Redefining Beauty
    Christine Chang and Sarah Lee, Co-Founders and Co-CEOs, Glow Recipe
    Co-Moderated by Kathy Phillips, International Beauty Director, Condé Nast Asia Pacific and Suzy Menkes
    One of the biggest beauty influences, Korean skincare is redefining what luxury beauty means, through hyperspeed innovation, development and investment. In this session, the bi-cultural beauty experts behind Glow Recipe will explore how K-Beauty, fuelled by technology, is excelling in bringing to market new concepts, textures and products.

    Fashion’s Screen Grab
    James Lima, Film Director
    James Lima brings a sensitive and thoughtful eye to feature films and fashion films, from Avatar to Prada to Louis Vuitton. In this session, James will show how fashion can harness film, successfully balancing the commercial and the artistic.

    Frames of Life
    Claudio Calò, Global Communications Director, Giorgio Armani
    Claudio Calò will talk about how a brand synonymous with cinema and film has used visual artistry to tell stories that resonate with the global luxury consumer.

    Donatella goes Digital
    Gian Giacomo Ferraris, Chief Executive Officer, Gianni Versace
    Versace has embraced the digital world. CEO Gian Giacomo Ferraris will discuss the role of technology in the company and Versace’s outlook for Asia.

    11.20 Morning Brunch Refreshments

    12.00 Conference

    See Now – Buy Now

    Steve Jung & Yoni Pai, Co-Founders, Steve J & Yoni P / SJYP, in conversation with Suzy Menkes

    Colourful, streetwise and fun – and educated at London’s Central Saint Martins – Steve J and Yoni P, together, are one of the archetypes of modern Korean luxury fashion. Suzy Menkes will explore the sources of their inspiration, how their British training has informed their design sensibility, and their approach to “see now, buy now.”

    Gender-Neutral Fashion: Why Asia Leads the Way

    Nicola Formichetti, Creative Director, Diesel, in conversation with Suzy Menkes
    Nicola Formichetti was born in Japan and raised in Europe, creating a unique point of view on the world. A collaborator with Lady Gaga, and the revitalising force behind the streetwear brand Diesel, he is part of a seismic shift in fashion, bringing gender-neutral clothing to the mainstream. In this session, he will discuss with Suzy Menkes how streetwear is evolving, and how his own personal experiences have influenced his work.

    The Global Power of Accessories

    Stephen Jones, Milliner, in conversation with Suzy Menkes
    The man behind some of the fashion world’s headline-grabbing hats, Stephen Jones brings wit, thoughtfulness and fun to his creations. A radical collaborator with some of the world’s leading fashion names, he interprets a variety of brand DNAs into legendary headwear. In this conversation, he will share with Suzy Menkes his approach to design, and what really goes in to making some of the world’s most fabulous hats.

    Rupert Sanderson, Founder, Rupert Sanderson, in conversation with Suzy Menkes
    Rupert Sanderson is building a modern shoe empire from Asia outwards. Suzy Menkes will discuss how he has harnessed the Asian passion for accessories, and what the future holds for his house of high heels.

    A History of Handbags
    Judith Clark, Professor of Fashion and Museology, University of the Arts London, and Independent Exhibition-maker

    A leading fashion professor who has created exhibitions from the historic to modern for Louis Vuitton in Paris, and Simone Handbags in Seoul, Judith Clark will speak about the role of fashion as culture.

    Industrial Craftsmanship
    Joowon Park, Director, Simone Fashion Company
    The scion of Korea’s premier handbag designer and manufacturer will discuss the industrial heritage of Korea, and how the country’s role in the global luxury industry has evolved.

    Summary
    Sophie Hackford, Director, WIRED Consulting 
    Suzy Menkes, International Vogue Editor, Condé Nast International

    Closing Remarks
    Jonathan Newhouse, Chairman and Chief Executive, Condé Nast International

    14.40 Lunch

    16.00 Close of Conference

    18.30 All conference attendees are invited to the reopening of MCM’s flagship store at 78-12 Cheongdam-dong, Gangnam from 18.30 to 20.30

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The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference is the ideal platform for companies wishing to connect with the luxury industry’s business and creative leaders.

A limited number of opportunities are available for sponsors and partners. Partnership packages offer exposure and benefits in the run-up, during and after the conference, helping you to make the most of your investment.

Partnering with us will allow you to:

  • Gain close access and build relationships with industry decision-makers and influencers in an intimate and relaxed professional environment
  • Showcase your brand to the entire luxury industry
  • Take advantage of a personalised and targeted guest invitation campaign for your clients and contacts
  • Align your brand with Condé Nast International, the world’s leading multimedia company
  • Be part of a print and online advertising campaign that will feature in 19 international editions of Vogue, as well as selected international editions of GQ Style, Architectural Digest, Condé Nast Traveller, Vanity Fair, Wired and many other Condé Nast International titles

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The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference is the ideal platform for companies wishing to connect with the luxury industry’s business and creative leaders.

A limited number of opportunities are available for sponsors and partners. Partnership packages offer exposure and benefits in the run-up, during and after the conference, helping you to make the most of your investment.

Get in Touch.
If you would like to discuss how your organisation can have a presence at the world’s premier event for the global luxury industry, please contact:

Head of Partnerships
Clare.Casey@condenastint.com
t:    +44 (0)20 7152 3289
m:    +44 (0)7778 647 511

Partnering with us will allow you to:

  • Gain close access and build relationships with industry decision-makers and influencers in an intimate and relaxed professional environment
  • Showcase your brand to the entire luxury industry
  • Take advantage of a personalised and targeted guest invitation campaign for your clients and contacts
  • Align your brand with Condé Nast International, the world’s leading multimedia company
  • Be part of a print and online advertising campaign that will feature in 19 international editions of Vogue, as well as selected international editions of GQ Style, Architectural Digest, Condé Nast Traveller, Vanity Fair, Wired and many other Condé Nast International titles

Partners Section – Phone

The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference is the ideal platform for companies wishing to connect with the luxury industry’s business and creative leaders.

A limited number of opportunities are available for sponsors and partners. Partnership packages offer exposure and benefits in the run-up, during and after the conference, helping you to make the most of your investment.

Get in Touch.
If you would like to discuss how your organisation can have a presence at the world’s premier event for the global luxury industry, please contact:

Head of Partnerships
Clare.Casey@condenastint.com
t:    +44 (0)20 7152 3289
m:    +44 (0)7778 647 511

Partnering with us will allow you to:

  • Gain close access and build relationships with industry decision-makers and influencers in an intimate and relaxed professional environment
  • Showcase your brand to the entire luxury industry
  • Take advantage of a personalised and targeted guest invitation campaign for your clients and contacts
  • Align your brand with Condé Nast International, the world’s leading multimedia company
  • Be part of a print and online advertising campaign that will feature in 19 international editions of Vogue, as well as selected international editions of GQ Style, Architectural Digest, Condé Nast Traveller, Vanity Fair, Wired and many other Condé Nast International titles

Co-Lead Partners

Place Vendome
Swarovski
Place Vendome
Swarovski

Host Partner

MCM-LOGO-PNG

Major Sponsors

Doota

hyundai

shinsegae

Event Sponsors

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feelux
IMG
indigital
intesa
blue-label
Imagine-your-korea
luxe
mcart
Opium Effect
seoul-fashion-week
City of Seoul

Thor Equities

White Communications

Zappos

farfetch-logo2
IMG
mcart
Opium Effect
City of Seoul
white
thor-equities

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The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference attracts 500 attendees from 30+ countries. This is the most significant conference for the luxury and fashion industries, and brings together influencers and innovators from both the business and the creative sides.

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The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference attracts 500 attendees from 30+ countries. This is the most significant conference for the luxury and fashion industries, and brings together influencers and innovators from both the business and the creative sides.

Business roles of attendees:

•    CEO
•    President
•    Managing Director
•    Company Director
•    Chief Operating Officer
•    Chief Marketing Officer
•    Chief Creative Officer
•    Head Designer
•    Chief Commercial Officer

Company types:

•    Major luxury and fashion brands
•    Retailers
•    Financiers and investors
•    Management consultants
•    Marketing, branding and communications consultants
•    Licensing and distribution partners
•    Manufacturing partners and suppliers
•    Luxury component suppliers
•    Property developers and investors
•    Packaging designers and suppliers
•    Headhunting firms
•    Law firms

Suzy Menkes

Companies represented at the 2015 conference included:

Aeffe Group
Aesop
Apple
Berluti
Brioni
Browns
Camila Klein
Cartier
Caruso
Chalhoub Group
Chanel
Chloé
Christian Louboutin
Christie’s
Diageo
Dunhill
Etienne Aigner
Facebook
Farfetch
Fendi
Forevermark/De Beers
Giampiero Bodino
Giorgio Armani
Goyard
Gucci
Harrods
Hearts on Fire
Hermès

Kering
Lane Crawford Joyce Group
Lanvin
Lindberg
Loewe
Luisa Via Roma
Luxottica
LVMH
Martell Mumm Perrier-Jouët
Maybourne Hotel Group
McKinsey & Company
MCM
Missoni
Niessing
Pernod Ricard
Place Vendôme Qatar
Ralph Lauren
Richemont
Salvatore Ferragamo
Shaun Leane
Shiseido
Swarovski
Temperley London
Tiffany & Co.
Tory Burch
Valentino
Van Cleef & Arpels

Suzy Menkes

Business roles of attendees:

•    CEO
•    President
•    Managing Director
•    Company Director
•    Chief Operating Officer
•    Chief Marketing Officer
•    Chief Creative Officer
•    Head Designer
•    Chief Commercial Officer

Company types:

•    Major luxury and fashion brands
•    Retailers
•    Financiers and investors
•    Management consultants
•    Marketing, branding and communications consultants
•    Licensing and distribution partners
•    Manufacturing partners and suppliers
•    Luxury component suppliers
•    Property developers and investors
•    Packaging designers and suppliers
•    Headhunting firms
•    Law firms

Companies represented at the 2015 conference included:

Aeffe Group
Aesop
Apple
Berluti
Brioni
Browns
Camila Klein
Cartier
Caruso
Chalhoub Group
Chanel
Chloé
Christian Louboutin
Christie’s
Diageo
Dunhill
Etienne Aigner
Facebook
Farfetch
Fendi
Forevermark/De Beers
Giampiero Bodino
Giorgio Armani
Goyard
Gucci
Harrods
Hearts on Fire
Hermès

Kering
Lane Crawford Joyce Group
Lanvin
Lindberg
Loewe
Luisa Via Roma
Luxottica
LVMH
Martell Mumm Perrier-Jouët
Maybourne Hotel Group
McKinsey & Company
MCM
Missoni
Niessing
Pernod Ricard
Place Vendôme Qatar
Ralph Lauren
Richemont
Salvatore Ferragamo
Shaun Leane
Shiseido
Swarovski
Temperley London
Tiffany & Co.
Tory Burch
Valentino
Van Cleef & Arpels

Accomodation Section – All Devices

The Condé Nast International Luxury Conference will bring together the luxury industry’s business and creative leaders in one of the world’s most exciting and dynamic cities.

Press Section – Desktop / Tablet Landscape

ONLY PRE-REGISTERED PRESS ATTENDEES WILL BE GRANTED ENTRY. IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF THE PRESS AND HAVE NOT CONTACTED US FOR ACCREDITATION, YOU WILL NOT BE ADMITTED TO THE CONFERENCE. HOLDING A PRESS CARD DOES NOT ALLOW ENTRY.

For press enquiries, please contact

Nicky Eaton

Nicky.eaton@condenast.co.uk

Noelle Nikkhah

Noelle.nikkhah@condenastint.com

Press Section – Tablet Portrait

ONLY PRE-REGISTERED PRESS ATTENDEES WILL BE GRANTED ENTRY. IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF THE PRESS AND HAVE NOT CONTACTED US FOR ACCREDITATION, YOU WILL NOT BE ADMITTED TO THE CONFERENCE. HOLDING A PRESS CARD DOES NOT ALLOW ENTRY.

For press enquiries, please contact

Nicky Eaton

Nicky.eaton@condenast.co.uk

Noelle Nikkhah

Noelle.nikkhah@condenastint.com

Press Section – Phone

ONLY PRE-REGISTERED PRESS ATTENDEES WILL BE GRANTED ENTRY. IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF THE PRESS AND HAVE NOT CONTACTED US FOR ACCREDITATION, YOU WILL NOT BE ADMITTED TO THE CONFERENCE. HOLDING A PRESS CARD DOES NOT ALLOW ENTRY.

For press enquiries, please contact

Nicky Eaton

Nicky.eaton@condenast.co.uk

Noelle Nikkhah

Noelle.nikkhah@condenastint.com

Contact Section – Desktop/Tablet Landscape

Seoul

Dongdaemun, the Great East Gate Seoul

Programme and general enquiries

Adrian Ting

Adrian.ting@condenastint.com| +44 (0)20 7152 3472

 

 

General enquiries

Stephanie Halfmann

Stephanie.Halfmann@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3994

Charlotte Bamsey

cniluxury@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7851 1961

 

Commercial partnerships

Clare Casey

clare.casey@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3289 / +44 (0)7778 647511

 

 

Press and PR enquiries

Nicky Eaton

Nicky.eaton@condenast.co.uk

Noelle Nikkhah

Noelle.nikkhah@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3370

Contact Section – Tablet Portrait

Dongdaemun, the Great East Gate Seoul

Programme and general enquiries

Adrian Ting

Adrian.ting@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3472

 

General enquiries

Stephanie Halfmann

Stephanie.Halfmann@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3994

Charlotte Bamsey

cniluxury@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7851 1961

 

Commercial partnerships

Clare Casey

clare.casey@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3289 / +44 (0)7778 647511

 

Press and PR enquiries

Nicky Eaton

Nicky.eaton@condenast.co.uk

Noelle Nikkhah

Noelle.nikkhah@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3370

Contact Section – Phone

Dongdaemun, the Great East Gate Seoul

Programme and general enquiries

Adrian Ting

Adrian.ting@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3472

 

General enquiries

Stephanie Halfmann

Stephanie.Halfmann@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3994

Charlotte Bamsey

cniluxury@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7851 1961

 

Commercial partnerships

Clare Casey

clare.casey@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3289 / +44 (0)7778 647511

 

Press and PR enquiries

Nicky Eaton

Nicky.eaton@condenast.co.uk

Noelle Nikkhah

Noelle.nikkhah@condenastint.com | +44 (0)20 7152 3370