BoF’s Annual Gathering for Big Thinkers

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QIC Global Real Estate

The Experience

It's time for a completely different kind of fashion industry gathering. This December, The Business of Fashion presents , an invitation-only event bringing together the movers, shakers and trailblazers of the fashion industry and uniting them with the big thinkers, entrepreneurs and inspiring people who are shaping the wider world.

is more than a conference, it’s an experience. Over two and a half days, we will escape London to our off-piste residential campus at the exclusive Soho Farmhouse in Oxfordshire to explore new frontiers and challenge conventional wisdom about the fashion and luxury business.


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Through a programme of provocative talks, interactive discussions and unforgettable activities, will help spark ideas and solve real-world challenges by connecting fashion leaders and entrepreneurs with visionaries from fields as diverse as science, technology, health and wellness, food, film, politics, the arts, philosophy and philanthropy

Apply now to reserve your place as we only have room for 200 attendees.

The Community

The richness of the experience will be enhanced by the quality, energy and diversity of the people you meet who will bring their ideas to the gathering, while enriching our many conversations. Our way to ensure the quality of the experience is to handpick the most exciting and imaginative group of people and bring them together.

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The Agenda

This will be no lazy getaway. Expect an itinerary brimming with activities designed to open your mind, lift your spirits and take you out of your comfort zone.

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Thursday 1 December

Settle in and get to know fellow attendees from around the world in the beautiful grounds of Soho Farmhouse. Discover BoF’s global panorama of cultural attractions late into the evening.

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Friday 2 December

Rise early and partake in our morning activities across campus. Then, immerse yourself in a full day of rousing talks, eye-opening discussions and group pursuits, followed by a gala dinner and celebration in the evening.

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Saturday 3 December

Join other captains of industry and enlightened young agitators for our final session of talks in the morning, followed by a conclave, a send-off brunch and departures in the afternoon.

Dates have been chosen to coincide with the British Fashion Awards, to be held in London on Monday December 5, 2016. If guests so choose, they can arrange to stay Saturday night.

The Campus

Nestled in 100 acres of Oxfordshire countryside, the Soho Farmhouse is a rural retreat where the community can escape, unwind and get inspired.

Soho Farmhouse

A rural retreat to escape, unwind, and get inspired.

For the more active among us, facilities include boating, horse riding, tennis, swimming, a gym, football pitch and an ice rink. For the more decadent, there is a spa, salon, pub, deli and an extensive wine cellar. Located in the Cotswolds region of England, the Soho Farmhouse features luxury cabins and bedroom cottage accommodation. Transportation will be available from London Heathrow, which is a scenic 90-minute drive away.

The Application

VOICES 2016 is now sold out and applications are closed. We will be livestreaming the event on The Business of Fashion, brought to you by Topshop, enabling a global online audience to participate in discussions with the fashion industry’s leading figures. Subscribe to our newsletter to be notified once the livestreaming begins.

The Partners

is brought to you by working closely with our partners, who will enhance and personalise our experience. If you are interested in becoming a partner, please contact us.

Principal partner
QIC Global Real Estate
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Live Streaming Partner
Exclusive Knowledge Partner
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