|Leader:||Michael Hewett, COA Regional Director, Greater London Area|
|Date:||Wednesday 15th March 2017|
|Time:||10:30 – 15:30|
|Venue:||Glion Institute of Higher Education, Downshire House, University of Roehampton, Roehampton Lane, London SW15 4HT|
|Cost:||There is no charge for this meeting|
|Topic:||Luxury Brand Management|
We have pleasure in inviting you to our latest meeting for careers teachers and higher education advisers in the London area. This will take place at the Glion Institute of Higher Education on Wednesday 15th March 2017.
Today the hospitality and luxury industries are merging with brands like Givenchy, Armani, Bulgari, Louis Vuitton, and Roberto Cavalli and venturing into hotels, spas and restaurants. Likewise, leading companies in the personal luxury goods sector, such as Rolex, Richemont and Hermes are seeking out hospitality business graduates to fill key management positions.
Glion Institute of Higher Education (Glion.edu) offers an exclusive Luxury Brand specialisation as part of their Bachelor Degree programs in Hospitality Management. Come and find out more how this developing industry recruits students and what the industry looks for in young people. There will be speakers from Christian Dior, Bulgari, and the Landmark Hotel, and the Academic Dean for the Luxury Brand specialisation at Glion.
10.30 Arrival and coffee
11.00 Introduction by the Academic Dean to Glion and the Luxury Brand Management Specialisation
12.30 Lunch and networking
13.30 Tour of Glion London
14.00 Presentation – ‘What recruiters are looking for in potential graduates / the importance of soft skills’
14.20 Guest speakers - Christian Dior, Bulgari, and the Landmark Hotel
15.20 Question / Open Forum
To book your place please complete our online application form or contact Evelyn Millbank by email on: [email protected] Delegates have the option to attend all or part of the day. Please indicate your time of arrival when replying.