The identify Monocle may ring completely different bells for various folks. For some, the London-based media model would be the writer behind killer metropolis guides. Others could know its collaborations with Comme des Garçons or the corporate’s brick-and-mortar shops in New York and Tokyo. A number of may very well subscribe to Monocle’s main endeavor: a way of life print journal, printed 10 instances a yr. However regardless of the way you come to it, the globally-minded identify carries a shiny type of weight, and is utilizing that affect to collect highly effective enterprise leaders from internationally for The Chiefs Summit in Dallas — marking the primary time the occasion has ever been held within the U.S.
On November 8 and 9, the distinctive international summit will discover its dwelling within the Thompson Dallas hotel. Led by Monocle chairman Tyler Brûlé and editor-in-chief Andrew Tuck, the occasion will convey 100 worldwide delegates and 10 audio system, together with Mexico Metropolis chef Elena Reygadas, Backyard & Gun CEO Rebecca Wesson–Darwin, retail visionary Sid Mashburn, Grupo Habita’s chief advertising officer Rafael Micha, Soul Cycle CEO Evelyn Webster, Shawn Todd of Todd Pursuits, and extra.
Along with the Chiefs Summit, Monocle will open its first-ever Dallas pop-up within the downtown lodge, from Monday, November 7 to Sunday, November 20. You’ll discover Monocle publications (together with these excellent aforementioned journey guides) and product collaborations with manufacturers like Porter, Comme des Garçons, and Leuchtturm1917. You’ll additionally be capable of store some extraordinarily hard-to-find-IRL items, together with ceramics by Japan-based Hasami Porcelain.
On The Chiefs Convention landing page on Monocle.com, the model solutions the inevitable query: Why Dallas? “Dallas is the fastest-growing area within the US and has attracted leaders who’ve constructed profitable ventures or moved their HQs there. This can be Monocle’s first convention within the US,” the web site reads.
We’ll fortunately take the dignity, and cross our fingers for a Monocle Journey Information to Dallas within the close to future.
Tickets for The Chiefs Convention are priced at $1,980 (for Monocle subscribers) and $2,128 (for non-subscribers) and embody Wednesday meals and two nights on the Thompson Dallas. A Dallas locals ticket ($1,353) can be accessible for individuals who don’t require a room.