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BoF Business of Fashion Voices

BoF founder Imran Amed is a voice at the vanguard of fashion

Ten years ago, Imran Amed founded The Business of Fashion which is now a fast growing media company and a pre-eminent voice in the publishing landscape.

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Women with small dog

Best in show: Nick Knight’s fashion film revolution

When image-maker Nick Knight founded SHOWstudio in 2000 to pioneer fashion film, live broadcasting and moving image, YouTube didn’t exist.

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Wyse Women Sarah Wyse

Forefront - Sarah Wyse speaks about the flexible workplace and putting women in senior roles

Sarah Wyse is the founder of Wyse Women, a next generation headhunting company especially focused on flexible workflow and putting women in more senior roles.

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Away makes first class luggage at a coach price for the millennial generation

A former Warby Parker executive, two years ago Jen Rubio joined forces with her former colleague Steph Korey to launch luggage label Away. Their aim? To shake up another staid industry. Their medium? The “perfect carry-on”.

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The Marketplace at Watergardens render

Australia | Taylors Lakes, VIC

Watergardens —

An evolving town centre

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Queen & Albert building

Office Assets | Brisbane, QLD

Queen and Albert —

A connected mixed-use hub

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Grand Central shopping centre at night

Australia | Toowoomba, QLD

Grand Central —

The heart of Toowoomba

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Voices on stage

Evolving the Business of Fashion: From blog to big time with Imran Amed

Amed’s humble website has grown to encompass a multichannel platform that services millions of monthly readers.

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Andy Warhol Gary Heery

Gary Heery lives life through a lens

The Australian photographer's eclectic career has spanned portraiture, fashion and landscape photography, but for a recent project he's bringing flowers into focus.

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Claremont Quarter shopping centre

Australia | Claremont, WA

Claremont Quarter —

Between the river and the beach

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Main entry into Coburns Central Shopping Centre

Australia | Melton, VIC

Coburns Central —

A destination for the growing West

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Pittwater Place shopping centre

Australia | Mona Vale, NSW

Pittwater Place —

Neighbourhood convenience

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Big Top Shopping Centre

Australia | Maroochydore, QLD

Big Top Shopping Centre —

Entertainment for all

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Tree outside main entrance of Pakenham Place shopping centre

Australia | Pakenham, VIC

Pakenham Place —

Value and variety

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QICGRE Pacific Werribee Shopping Centre

Australia | Hoppers Crossing, VIC

Pacific Werribee —

Relaxed & family-friendly

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Forest Lake Shopping Centre

Australia | Kippa-Ring, QLD

Kippa-Ring Shopping Centre —

Community first

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Castle Towers shopping centre

Australia | Blacktown, NSW

Westpoint —

Western Sydney’s destination

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Robina Town Centre

Australia | Robina, QLD

Robina Town Centre —

The urban marketplace

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QICGRE Pacific Epping Shopping Centre

Australia | Epping, VIC

Pacific Epping —

A Community Hub

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Bof VOICES Imran Amed

Business of Fashion VOICES 2017

The BoF VOICES conference convenes for the second year running at Soho Farmhouse in Oxfordshire, touching on a broad range of subjects from global geopolitics to the circular economy and the future of retail.

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QICGRE retail asset, Castle Mall Shopping Centre

Australia | Castle Hill, NSW

Castle Mall —

A growing community centre

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Domain Central

Australia | Garbutt, QLD

Domain Central —

Dominant homemaker

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Marsden Park entrance

Australia | Marsden, QLD

Marsden Park —

Your friendly local

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People shopping at The Village, Upper Mount Gravatt

Australia | Upper Mount Gravatt, QLD

The Village Upper Mt Gravatt —

Prime position

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Bathurst City Centre shopping centre

Australia | Bathurst, NSW

Bathurst City Centre —

Heart of the region

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Forest Lake Shopping Centre

Australia | Forest Lake, QLD

Forest Lake Shopping Centre —

Relaxed, single-level shopping

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Two people crossing road in front of Nerang Mall main entrance

Australia | Nerang, QLD

Nerang Mall —

Convenience for locals and travellers

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Hyperdome shopping centre

Australia | Loganholme, QLD

Hyperdome —

Relaxed and family-friendly

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Hinkler Central

Australia | Bundaberg, QLD

Hinkler Central —

Centrally located convenience

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Noosa Civic entrance

Australia | Noosaville, QLD

Noosa Civic —

The first choice for locals

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Woodgrove entrance

Australia | Melton, VIC

Woodgrove —

A community meeting place

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Semaine Josephine de la Baume

Semaine is the weekly e-commerce platform that allows you to shop the life of high-profile tastemakers

After working together at Mario Testino's, Michelle Lu and Georgina Harding launched Semaine, an innovative e-commerce platform with weekly product edits and inspirations curated by high-profile tastemakers.

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Colette BoF VOICES

A tale of two concept stores – Colette and STORY in conversation

Founders Sarah Andelman and Rachel Shechtman sat down to discuss ephemeral shopping experiences and the importance of a collaborative approach at BoF VOICES.

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Canberra Centre facade

Australia | Canberra City, ACT

Canberra Centre —

The retail heart of Australia’s Capital

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Eastland Town Square entrance

Australia | Ringwood, VIC

Eastland —

A new mecca for experience

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Doug Stephens

Retail Prophet Doug Stephens speaks at BoF VOICES

The renowned futurist explores retail's coming revolution, and the “end of the beginning of e-commerce.”

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Artist's impression of Merrifield retail

Australia | Mickleham, VIC

Merrifield —

A new suburban metropolis brimming with opportunity

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Forefront summit

Supported by QICGRE - the Forefront summit that took place in Sydney in July broke ground in anticipating future cultures

With an impressive thought-leading lineup, the Sydney-based summit kicked off sparking conversations about culture and community building in an increasingly branded world.

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Eastland entrance

Connecting people and places: The changing face of retail

The business of connecting people with places will be at the heart of the success of the retail sector in the coming years.

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Sophie Hackford portrait illustration

Turbo-charging Luxury: Sophie Hackford on the future of retail

Sophie Hackford translates the complexities and opportunities of the future for global leaders.

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Margaret Zhang

Margaret Zhang speaks at Forefront about storytelling through culture

In the lead up to the Sydney conference, the Australian creative influencer and photographer talks about bringing a new energy to branded communication from both sides of the lens.

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Castle Towers town square (artist's impression)

Australia | Castle Hill, NSW

Castle Towers —

A next-generation destination

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Partners —

Our collaborators bring a wealth of expertise across a diverse range of sectors. Meet the people who we partner with to inspire and innovate.

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Realm library

A new realm for the community: A look at Eastland’s civic spaces

The Realm forms part of the new Town Square at the heart of Melbourne's Eastland shopping centre and includes a 1,000 m2 public library, a collaborative business hub housing the cream of the local entrepreneurs with an iconic town square architecture rivalling the world’s most ambitious civic developments.

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The Promenade Temecula

Saving big format retail

Not long ago, there was something special about going to a mall. But are we connecting with them as we used to?

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UN Memorial, South Korea. Render by acme

A Company Making Everything: The architectural innovations of acme

A Company Making Everything, from reimagining public urban spaces to creating innovative and thoughtful house designs.

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Beth Jens NASA

Australian NASA engineer Elizabeth Jens talks about the future of space travel

Australian NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineer Beth Jens speaks at Forefront18 about the future of space travel and the importance of encouraging young people, especially girls, to seek work opportunities in STEM industries.

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BoF Salons: If we built the retail model from scratch, what would it look like?

With the rise of the experience economy, retail spaces are undergoing a radical rethink of their business models — as well as their very purpose.

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BoF VOICES

Syndicated from BoF Voices 2018 - inside the annual gathering for big thinkers

The rise of big tech, the power of collaboration, a multifaceted understanding of the world and social activism were among the top topics at VOICES, BoF’s annual gathering for big thinkers - supported by QICGRE.

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Virtual and augmented realities at Virgin Holidays and Zara

Extended reality: How bricks-and-mortar retailers are hacking the shop floor

AR and VR technologies are unlocking fresh opportunities for retailers who prioritise customer engagement.

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People —

Our people are intrinsic to our success. Their broad industry experience, skilful leadership and charisma enables us to deliver on our vision and grow our business.

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At the intersection of public art and urban planning with Pace Gallery and Futurecity

The wave of expansion, regeneration and gentrification in urban capitals knows no limits, yet how does a city retain its individuality? Pace Gallery and cultural placemaking agency Futurecity have joined forces for a pioneering collaboration that is rethinking the way developers and city planners see urban space.

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Kram/Weisshaar

Kram/Weisshaar - the changing technology of tables

While many designers seek to craft a chair that embodies their aesthetic, Kram/Weisshaar gravitate towards high technology and interactive tables.

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neil Blumenthal warby parker

Warby Parker's Neil Blumenthal has a vision for the future

Founded in 2008, Warby Parker sells eyewear by bridging tech, fashion and social enterprise while reinventing business and retail models along the way. Here, co-founder Neil Blumenthal shares their vision.

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BoF Salons: How open-source innovation could transform fashion

Proponents of open-source culture say the concept would not only enable fashion companies to employ optimal versions of apps and software, but also encourage the industry to work together to tackle issues like sustainability.

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AUSFF Malcolm Carfrae

QICGRE supports the Australian Fashion Fund scholarship programme

For the second year in a row, QICGRE supports the Australian Fashion Fund's scholarship programme enabling Australian fashion talent with a grant and an international internship with a major fashion house. Here, communications impresario and founder of AUSFF Malcolm Carfrae tells us all about this iteration and prize.

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Mauro Colagreco

Mauro Colagreco's Australian Odyssey

The legendary chef lands in Melbourne to celebrate the World's 50 Best Restaurants awards.

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Saskia Havekes Grandiflora

Saskia Havekes is The Flower Whisperer

From its home in Potts Point, Sydney, Grandiflora has grown from a distinguished local florist into a globally recognised brand.

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Closing night of the Salone del Mobile Milano photographed by Alessandro Russotti

Pushing the envelope: Five insights from the world’s biggest design fair

What we can learn from Milan Design Week about creating impactful spatial experiences.

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Castle Towers town square (artist's impression)

Reshaping a Sydney suburb: How we are setting Castle Towers on track for growth

Find out about QICGRE's role in setting a new benchmark for suburban renewal in the Hills District.

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Sneaker laces

Fit for growth: Active asset management and local insights enable QICGRE to harness athleisure market growth

When fashion meets functionality amid high-concept retail design and tactical local marketing, the rewards can be great.

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Robina Town Centre

Powerful ambition: How shopping centres can lead as best-practice cases for sustainability

How ESG investment is driving a new generation of smarter, cleaner, more efficient shopping centres.

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The Mall at Robinson

United States | Pittsburgh, PA

The Mall at Robinson —

Prime position within major retail hub

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Vishan Chakrabati BoF VOICES

At BoF 2018, Vishaan Chakrabarti outlines his thoughts on the future of cities in his presentation - Designing Cities for Prosperity and Joy.

The architect argued that a well-designed urban environment would result in greater prosperity, sustainability, equity and joy.

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Craig & Karl

Craig & Karl are creating bold and humorous work on a monumental scale

With clients including Kanye, Vogue, Colette and QICGRE, Australian visual design duo Craig & Karl's bright and graphic style appeals across the board. They have lent their colourful touch to the new hoardings at 80 Collins in Melbourne.

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Modern Meadow is pioneering 3D printed leather without the environmental impact

The revolutionary biofabricators are breaking new ground with 3D printed leather-like materials, and their work has enormous environmental implications for the future.

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David Noonan London House of Voltaire

In David Noonan's London studio

London-based collage artist David Noonan opens up his studio in advance of the unveiling of the tapestry he created for the Melbourne edition of House of Voltaire.

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Tin&Ed

Graphic artists Tin & Ed have created algorithmic visuals with 80 Collins as their canvas

QICGRE approached the New York-based visual design duo to create imaginative hoardings for Melbourne's 80 Collins. They came up with an algorithmic animation that mixed different artists' artwork into new visual interpretations.

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Forefront conference Sydney

Supported by QICGRE - Forefront anticipates future cultures

Taking place in Sydney in July, Forefront is a new type of conference that brings together dynamic minds from diverse fields in pursuit of new ways of thinking and revivified attitudes.

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