We at Daily Paper were invited to give a talk at the panel discussion. In this talk Abderrahmane Trabsini and Hussein Suleiman introduced the audience to the brand. From where they all started till the point the brand is right now and even what their future goals are. The audience eventually had the chance to ask questions and discus their opinions during the talk.
Other influencers who had the chance to give a talk were:
- Sam Lambert and Shaka Maidoh (Founders of Art Comes First)
- Jay Smith and Greg Hervieux (Founders of BLK Rainbow)
- David Fischer (Founder of Highsnobiety)
- Robert Brooks and Gary Aspden (Presented by Adidas Originals)
- Edson Sabajo (Founder of Patta)
Sole collaborated with artist Remi Rough on art installation ‘On Air’ designed to house a two day radio programme with shows including the legendary Stretch and Bobbito and the SLOCAL mandems.
In partnership with Nike, Sole hosted the return of its Sole Ball Above All Classic Tournament. The tournament had 11 teams all fighting for the championship. The Ball Above All leagues continues to showcase Dubai’s most promising players and the future of regional basketball. Special highlights during this tournament were Bobbito Garcia as MC and even basketball legend Scottie Pippen stepped on court for the final.
Other activities at SoleDXB were provided by Puma, The Hundreds, Nike, Adidas, the Foodcourt, the Buy, Sell and Trade sneakerhead market and many more.
With performances of Skepta, Stormzy and Little Simz the party really started. We at Daily Paper were honoured to be a part of SoleDXB16. Thankyou Sole!