The King Street Precinct is proud of be a sponsor of The Global Luxury Brand Forum, a leading event for those in the business of luxury.
deLux15 is welcoming speakers from the tourism, art and luxury industries, all of which celebrate and support heritage. Our vision is to align The King Street Precinct with the tourism, art and luxury industries, that understand the importance of heritage. We dream of building the precinct into a tourism destination within Perth, and the rest of the nation.
The deLux15 event allows us to discuss the strengths, commercial opportunities and challenges faced as we continue to enjoy sustained growth in the Australia and Asia Pacific region.
This years speakers include some of the most well-respected thought leaders within premium businesses and industries. Over one day, and all in one room, these international and local heads of business will be exploring this years theme Evolution and Relevance in the luxury market.
MEET THE SPEAKERS
Vice President – Global Design and Technical Services Langham Hospitality Group
Sascha Lang shares with us the “do’s and don’t’s” he has learned from his 18 years experience in the high-end luxury hotel business.
Group Executive Brand, Marketing and Corporate Affairs Qantas
Olivia Wirth will be answering questions on how Qantas has been evolving to positively engage clients across all touch points, guiding us through the airline strategy.
Mark Bouris AM
Executive Chairman of Yellow Brick Road Group & TZ Ltd. & Chairman Anteo Diagnostics
Mark Bouris will provide an economic low-down, as well as an overview of Strategies for Success in competitive environments.
Global Luxury Consultant. Former VP at Tiffany & Co & Ralph Lauren, Store Development & Real Estate
Anthony Robins will talk on the issue of brand identity in architecture and retail design, and what it really says.
Dr. Michael Brand
Director, Art Gallery of New South Wales
Michael Brand will offer his opinion on the question of collaboration – the who, the why and the what.
Retail Expert & Former CEO & Managing Director, David Jones
Paul Zahra will partake in a captivating and personal Q&A, exploring his wealth of knowledge in the retail industry.
Julie Ann Morrison
Director Metaphor.etc Former Managing Director, Bulgari UK & Australia
Julie Ann Morrison will discuss the insights, strategies and objectives behind the creative collaboration of some of the world’s most esteemed cultural institutions and luxury brands.
Co-founder & Managing Director, 1858 Ltd Art Advisory
Viola Raikhel-Bolot returns this year to ‘ask the hard questions’ around the Cult of the Creator ‘Art and the Atelier – utopian partnership or troubled union?’ panel session.
Executive Creative Director & Managing Partner, Tongue
Jonathan Pease will discuss the notion that social media is not a necessary risk that could dilute the ‘luxury’ in your brand, but rather the ultimate opportunity to be a modern luxury brand.
General Manager, Maserati Australia & New Zealand
Glen Sealey will reveal how extraordinary double digit growth was achieved by embracing Maserati’s distinctive tone.
Golbal Retail Leader, Woods Bagot
Frank Alvarez joins a panel of industry leaders in a captivating discussion on the evolution and relevance of the retail experience, and the issues pertaining to a consumer-centric design approach. When the cornerstones of the luxury experience evolve, how too does consumer engagement?
Leading Business & Financial Commentator, Switzer Media & Publishing
Peter Swizer returns this year to lead a question session that promises to be a true voyage into the world of premium retail.
Presenter & Journalist, SBS World News Australia
Janice Petersen returns as the deLux15 MC, for an interesting questions and answers session.
Book your tickets now to learn from the very best within the business of luxury.
Tuesday 21 April 2015
The Art Gallery of New South Wales