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Monocle Cities Series Conference -- Let's go to Chengdu!

The Monocle Cities Series Conference will kick off in Southwest China's Chengdu on November 4, and will gather over 150 moguls from various domains such as fashion, architecture, design, and retail to share views on how to improve the quality of life.


Insightful Views

Selling experience is key to boost travel retail, says CEO of North Asia, Lagardère Travel Retail City

Monocle's first Cities Series Conference premieres in Chengdu with presence of founder Tyler Brûlé Headlines

Architecture conveys urban charisma, remarks co-founder of MVRDV Headlines

British hotel brand Ennismore's CMO highlights significance of memorable real-life experience City

Story-telling spaces arouse passion for quality of life, remarks Wonderwall's exec director Business

From west to east, Israeli consul general impressed by Chengdu's jovial life and growing int'l presence City

MD of Snøhetta HK stresses buildings must resonate with hopes and aspirations of citizens Headlines

Creative director of James St. Initiative emphasizes the importance of a sense of belonging in commercial spaces City

High living standards in cities that engage residents and promote openness, says Australia's Consul-General in Chengdu Christopher Lim Headlines

Monocle editor Andrew Tuck on how small decisions create great cities City

The Event

Why global lifestyle trend-setter Monocle choose Chengdu to host its first Cities Series conference? City

With release of special postcards, Chengdu-styled way of life is about to unveil City

Monocle's first Cities Series Conference to be staged in Chengdu with presence of big shots City

Easygoing Life

Do as locals do in Chengdu City