The "HEC Paris-IFM-Tsinghua AMP in Fashion and Luxury” celebrated its fifth anniversary with “Paris Experience” Week

17 May 2011

The “HEC Paris- IFM- Tsinghua Advanced Management Program (AMP) in Fashion and Luxury” celebrated its fifth anniversary yesterday in Paris.

This AMP ran in Beijing, Shanghai, and Shenzhen from September 2010 until March 2011. The 18 participants who travelled to Paris from May 9 to May 17 attended the optional seminar of the AMP Fashion and Luxury “Paris Experience”.

With “Paris Experience”, participants enjoy a unique experience with exceptional exposure to French fashion and luxury, for a better understanding of the keys to success in haute couture fashion and luxury industry in France. In addition to courses and visits, this experience includes VIP encounters with key players in the fashion industry in Paris, this year including Cartier, Chanel and Printemps.

The “Paris Experience” week ended yesterday with the official ceremony held at the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIP) Headquaters, Palais Potocky .

Participants were awarded the AMP Fashion and Luxury Certificates co-signed by HEC Paris, IFM and Tsinghua SEM, in the presence of representatives of the CCIP including Mr. Jean-Paul Vermès, CCIP’s Vice-president; Prof Jean-Paul Larçon, Associate Dean for international development at HEC Paris; Mrs Sylvie Ebel, Executive Director of IFM; Ms WU Xiaoyu, EDP Associate Director at Tsinghua SEM; and representatives from French Fashion and Luxury enterprises such as Printemps CEO, Mr Paolo di Cesare.

The program received support from world industry leaders including Hermès, Gucci, l’Oréal and Devanlay-Lacoste.

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