Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers a speech at the opening ceremony of the Global Summit of Women in Tokyo. Over 1,000 business leaders and government officials from more than 60 countries and regions attended a women's business summit
TOKYO— The Global Summit of Women began here on Thursday with speeches and commentary by world dignitaries, including Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
The event, sometimes referred to as the “Davos for Women,” this year places an emphasis on women-onics — a key epitaph in Abe’s namesake economic policy, Abenomics.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"