5 Trend Events. 1500 attendees. Countless lightbulb moments💡.
2017 is almost here. It’s time to think on, plan for, mitigate against, and dream about what your customers will need, want and LOVE in the year ahead. So, on Tuesday December 13th, David Mattin — our Global Head of Trends & Insights — will host an unmissable FREE webinar on our latest briefing, 5 Trends for 2017. Here are the details.
After an action-packed day of trends, innovation and a ton of lightbulb moments, it’s natural to want to wind down. So, after the curtain falls on our Chicago Trend Event on November 10th – which sees speakers from Google to Mattel and Cotopaxi to Leo Burnett touch the stage with the insights set to shape YOUR 2017 – we’ve partnered with an extra special venue right around the way from Morgan Manufacturing: Life Creative.
Taking place on Tuesday 28th September, David Mattin, our Global Head of Trends & Insights discussed how mass affluence and the amazing lifestyles enabled by ubiquitous connectivity are pushing the frontiers of luxury ever outwards. And, through real-world innovations from brands including Bvlgari, Louis Vuitton and Hunter VIII Hunter, showed that you can too! But what if you missed the webinar first time round? Don’t panic – we’ve got the recording right here.
As we’re sure you’re all aware, June 24th marked the day that the British public decided to leave the European Union. But don’t panic! We’re not here to add to the mass of political commentary already on offer (we’re sure you’re almost sick of hearing about it ;). Instead, as a way of saying an unfortunate farewell to the country’s involvement in the union, we take a quick time-out to look over some of our favourite innovations developed from inside the EU this year, from future-focused brands such as Air France, Starbucks & more!
TrendWatching’s MD on what the future holds for Virtual Reality, why key trends transcend demographics and how to look outside your frame of reference.April 2016
Between Worlds – a podcast renowned for seeking out ‘the global thinkers, innovators and troublemakers whose ideas challenge the world as we know it’ – adds our MD, Henry Mason, to a list of interviewees that includes David Epstein (writer, ‘The Sports Gene’) and Harper Reed (former CTO, ‘Obama for America’).
TrendWatching’s New York team was thrilled to host the next big event in the string of launches to celebrate our new book Trend-Driven Innovation, treating a select group of local clients and TW:IN spotters to attend a Trend-Driven Innovation Masterclass (hosted by Max Luthy, one of the book’s authors!).
In the spirit of International Women’s Day, we’ve delved into our Innovations Database to pull out 5 of our favourite (F)EMPOWERMENT examples from the last few months.