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2018 WWD Global Fashion & Beauty Forum


Taking place over three days in Xi’an, the WWD Global Fashion & Beauty Forum brings together a roster of leading influential thinkers from around the world to discuss innovation and emerging trends. The program includes one-to-one interviews, interactive panel sessions, and unmatched networking opportunities with WWD editors and top global executives.

2018 WWD Global Fashion & Beauty Forum: 29-31 May 2018

Key topics include:

New Economies – geographic, demographic, and psychographic opportunities for fashion + beauty
Changing Expectations – traveling consumer, digital consumer, social consumer, conscious consumer, and “experience” consumer
Retail Experience – seamless customer journey, physical spaces reimagined, online omnipresence, and customer service redefined
Brand Exclusivity –local identity, individuality, authenticity, and sustainability
Design Eclecticism – design diversity within established fashion houses, emerging design talent in new markets, niche influences, and luxury reimagined

Later Event: June 5
New York Shoe Expo