Here are just some of the top global events handpicked for you to follow next year. Make a note in your 2017 diary and start planning your wardrobe to match the cool global elite at events such as Coachella, SXSW in Austin, Texas, and Hollywood.
The most influential tech conference in Europe now has a New York presence, too. DLD is a network for subject areas such as innovation, digitization, science and culture. Get connected to business, creative and social leaders, opinion formers and influencers for a crossover conversation.
Munich, January 15–17, 2017
New York, May 10–11, 2017
Go green for the Oscars! The week before the Oscars is full of pre-Oscar events, one of them, Global Green, is definitely on our agenda and has attracted stars such as Brad Pitt, Mark Ruffalo and Shailene Woodley, all extraordinary actors but also activists fighting for our planet.
February 22, 2017, Global Green USA Pre-Oscar Party
SXSW CONFERENCE & FESTIVALS
South by Southwest (SXSW), set in beautiful Austin, Texas, has become the coolest film festival out there with the best from the movies, music, interactive, and comedy. You’ll meet professionals from different fields, make long-lasting friendships, create a valuable business network, dance the night away, and be inspired by keynote speakers such as best-selling author and self-help guru Tim Ferriss.
March 10–19, 2017 Austin, Texas
Let's get our art on! Pick your favorite Art Basel destination—Hong Kong, Basel or Miami—and experience the best art shows in the world:
Next show in Hong Kong: March 23–25, 2017
Taking place at the center of Asia’s international art scene, Hong Kong, Art Basel Asia offers a premier platform for showcasing works from across the globe. Half of the participating galleries also have exhibition spaces in Asia and Asia-Pacific. The show will provide an overview of the region’s diversity through historical material and cutting-edge works by established and emerging artists.
Basel: June 15–18, 2017
It’s the cultural pre-summer escape to Europe: Art Basel brings the international art scene together with around 280 of the world's leading galleries showing the work of around 4,000 artists. Indulge in Swiss chocolate, and dress to impress.
Next show in Miami Beach: December 7–10, 2017
Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, and editioned works await you in sunny Miami. Top galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa showed significant work from the masters of modern and contemporary art, as well the new generation of emerging stars.
Make a trip to the desert where style and attitude are almost as important as the music. See Victoria's Secret Angels in cool, boho-inspired outfits while you dance among thousands of fellow revelers under palm trees. You’ll have two weekends of partying to a soundtrack of the world's best music—pay top-dollar for one of Palm Spring’s luxurious hotels or opt for the fun of a campsite. One thing’s for sure, Coachella is on everyone's bucket list for 2017.
Coachella 2017 Weekend 1: April 14, 15, 16.
Coachella 2017 Weekend 2: April 21, 22, 23.