Following on from a successful school held earlier this year in Turkey, ICSC's John T Riordan International School for Professional Development is now set to run at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Kyiv, Ukraine from 5-9 November 2007.
This comprehensive educational programme is a highly-respected shopping centre marketing and management course. Over an intensive five days, it provides students with all the basic fundamentals and advanced knowledge of the industry they will need to develop their skills and career in this exciting market sector, as well as giving them the opportunity to learn skills and tools which they can put to use immediately on their return to the workplace.
The school is also held in the USA, India, Singapore and Mexico.
The John T. Riordan International School for Professional Development (Level 1) in Kyiv is a week-long program leading to an ICSC Management & Marketing Institute Certificate.
The Level 1 program covers a comprehensive course taught by prominent industry experts from the US, Europe and Asia. Disciplines include Management, Marketing and Leasing and students will learn the fundamentals of operating a shopping center more effectively. They will also gain insights into the art and science of merchandising, effective economics and leasing strategies and how to maximise income and retail productivity.
Previous students of the John T. Riordan International School for Professional Development elsewhere across the world have included ambitious executives from around the region who are committed to their career in the industry, as well as those who want to enhance their day-to-day performance in their workplace. Admission to the 2007 class is limited to 60 participants and the lessons and course materials will all be delivered in Russian. Where needed, instructors speaking English will have their presentation simultaneously translated into Russian.