True to its mission, COVET GROUP will elevate Design and Craftsmanship in the 2nd edition of the Summit, bringing together creative minds, designers, artisans, and brands, to discuss what is next in the luxury field.
Taking place in Paris during the renowned Paris Design Week next January, the event will present an outstanding line-up of keynote speakers to provide a lively debate and informed conversation to explore the increasingly crucial nexus between design and luxury to inject a new verve into the craftsmanship world.
The greatest opportunity of brokering new connections and strengthen ties for professional development with the brightest influencers and industry's decision makers, from the luxury sector executives to renowned brands creative minds and artists.
A lively debate stimulated by keynote speakers, panel sessions and one-to-one interviews. Don't miss the opportunity to learn from creative minds and industry thought leaders.
Be inspired by success stories shared in the first person. Discover innovation examples and new perspectives through the presentation of successful worldwide case studies from different backgrounds.
Get to know the latest branding trends and strategies to reinvent the luxury industry, and the most avant-gard projects of design that are bringing together thinkers and makers.
Attend our workshop series to learn directly from master artisans to shape the finest materials. A lively discovery of traditional skills.
Contact directly with master artisans and see the behind the scenes
realy through live workshops.
The first edition brought together more than 60 influential organizations, renowned brands' creative minds and luxury sector executives, to government entities and media. If you think creativity and knowledge are endless, you are always seeking for the latest movements or you just want to pass a great time while being inspired, this is a pioneering event to attend during Paris Design Week.
“The role of the master artisan, of the artisans, is key, they are the ones to are working on, they are the hands on, they are the ones to achieving excellence and through generations improving that excellence, bringing innovation with a profound respect for tradition.”
Nicole Segundo - Network Developer for Portugal at Michelangelo Foundation
“Here in Portugal, we have to cherish our goldsmith artist, our craftsmen, to embrace their products. We have to tell their stories, to explain how the jewels are built in order to make the jewelry business great.”
Fátima Santos - General Secretary of AORP (Associação de Ourivesaria e Relojoaria Portuguesa)
“It's very important to keep the history, the history of our ancestors.”
Luís Onofre - CEO & Designer of Luís Onofre Shoes & Accessories
“These handmade processes are fascinating, and if we walk by and see the artisans working, we get infinite ideas and it can lead us to so many paths of interpretation.”
Luis Sanchez - Founder & Fashion Designer of Storytailors