Legendary designer, Philippe Starck, will deliver the after-dinner keynote address and will talk about the importance of creativity and design in society, how he sees Europe’s role in the design world as well as his creative inspiration and plans for the future.
Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, publisher of the IHT, said: “The IHT has been stimulating the global conversation for 125 years so it is fitting that we mark our anniversary by creating opportunities to discuss how the world will respond to the challenges of the future.”
* The International Herald Tribune (IHT) is the premier international newspaper for opinion leaders and decision-makers around the globe. It combines the extensive resources of its own correspondents with those of The New York Times, is printed at 40 sites throughout the world and is for sale in more than 160 countries and territories. Based in Paris since 1887, the IHT is owned by The New York Times Company.