Li Edelkoort is a renowned style icon in trend forecasting and one of the most influential figures in her business.

Upcoming German Seminar in 2017

The Edelkoort Seminar is an information pool, a work and inspiration tool for professionals, and an exclusive networking platform. The next German Seminar together with our partner Studio Edelkoort will take place in 2017. More information coming soon...


Lidewij Edelkoort’s present is the future. For over 35 years she has been one of the world’s best-known and most important trend forecasters, and is seen as a pioneer and founder of trend research. As an intuitive thinker who constantly travels the planet, Li Edelkoort tracks the development of sociocultural trends.

She advises a vast array of industries – from interiors, fashion and textiles to automotive to food and cosmetics. She develops her annual forecasts through her Paris-based company Trend Union. She can link what was, what is and what will be like no other. Some even say that this influential trend forecaster possesses prophetic powers.


Insights about the past Seminar in 2016

Premiere! At her first seminar "THE EMANCIPATION OF EVERYTHING" in cooperation with LIGANOVA in Germany, she provided well-informed insights into upcoming social developments for the 2017 season.

Trends and forecasts are indispensable success factors for businesses and brands aligned with the prevailing zeitgeist. The trend seminar "THE EMANCIPATION OF EVERYTHING" addressed everybody involved with future trends - be it in the areas of design, marketing, retail or public relations.

Edelkoort provided exciting and well-informed insights into upcoming social developments for the 2017 season. She explored the areas of fashion, interiors, architecture, lifestyle, textiles, colours and materials, and addressed the impact on the retail sector.