This is our moment

This is our moment


Sunday 20 May

1000hrs  Arrivals / Registration
At host hotel The Williamsburg

1200hrs  Welcome to Williamsburg
Brunch Brooklyn-style and a welcome from our hosts
Matt Turner – Editor-in-Chief, Sleeper Magazine
Toby Moskovits – Heritage Equity Partners

1300hrs  Hosted Hotel Tours
With the designers of The Williamsburg (Michaelis Boyd), The William Vale (Studio Munge / Albo Liberis) and 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge (Inc / Marvel Architects)

1830hrs  Rooftop Reception
Drinks at Dobbin St’s 3,000ft2 terrace overlooking the Manhattan skyline

2030hrs  Back to Where it All Began
Dinner at Wythe Hotel – the original Brooklyn boutique introduced by co-founder Peter Lawrence


Monday 21 May

0800hrs  Breakfast at The Williamsburg 

0900hrs Further x Sleepover
A unique collaboration with ‘Further’ - a Design Hotels™ initiative to bring together diverse communities to co-create meaningful immersive experiences with a social impact

An immersive ‘sound-circle’ performance by ‘musician for the brain’ Nacho Arimany and DJ Carlita will flow into a conversation around the theme of ‘transformation’. Guest speakers include Ben Pundole (A Hotel Life), Zach Bell (Habitas), Claus Meyer (Brownsville Community Center) and Anya Sapozhnikova (House of Yes) as they explore hospitality-related topics including sustainability, community, and cultural relevance before a closing performace by Nikoo featuring Natalia Clavier (Thievery Corporation) and Haleh Liza.

'Further’ is a Design Hotels™ initiative.


1230hrs  Grazing in Greenpoint (lunch)
An informal lunch at Norman – the restaurant, café, bar and bakery located within creative space A/D/O – introduced by Claus Meyer, Culinary Entreprenue–

1500hrs  Meet the Makers
Workshop visits and hosted tours of WantedDesign at Industry City – introduced by CEO Andrew H.Kimball

1800hrs Sunset over the City
Drinks & Bites overlooking The Statue of Liberty at Industry City

2100hrs  Back to the ‘Burg  
For a relaxed evening of bowling and pizza at the legendary Brooklyn Bowl

Tuesday 22 May

0900hrs  Bye-Bye Brooklyn
Breakfast and departures from host hotel

0900-1100hrs  Optional Extras  
Exclusive opportunities to tour DUMBO House and Gowanus Inn & Yard – numbers are limited and will be offered on a first come first served basis

Please note - All activities and timings are subject to change