Middle East Council of Shopping Centres highlights “Retail Education” at UAE Career Fair  


The Middle East Council of Shopping Centres – (MECSC) will be participating in the 15th edition of the UAE Career Fair, which will be held from the 28th till 30th of April at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

MECSC’s main purpose for participating in the UAE Career Fair is to provide graduates with retail industry education to equip them for better opportunities in the competitive retail sector in the region.

The Middle East Council of Shopping Centres (MECSC), is the regions largest retail industry association representing shopping mall owners, developers, marketing and leasing managers, retailers consultants, property managers, financiers, accountants, government officials and industry suppliers from the retail industry.


MECSC training sessions are hosted over short term and long-term courses. These sessions are conducted by experienced and globally renowned industry professionals offering tools and information and proven systems that are relevant to the MENA region. One of the courses offered by MECSC is JTR – (ICSC John T. Riordan School for Retail Real Estate Professionals) that takes place between 24 – 28 May 2015 in Dubai.

“Dubai is one of the leading city’s in the Middle East, and one of its most attractive features are its malls; attracting people from all over the world and giving this city a nickname of “The city of Malls”, in terms of business; the retail sector accounts for 29% of the GDP of Dubai. With an ever-growing demand for more retail business and malls, this industry is on the rise and holds great opportunities for any young graduate. By participating at the UAE Career Fair, MECSC offers its support and encouragement to Emirati students to explore the retail and shopping mall industry.” says David Macadam CEO of Middle East Council of Shopping Centres.


MESCS supports the UAE Career Fair; a great initiative by the Ruler of Dubai and Vice President of the UAE, HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, MECSC will be there to offer information, advice and council for anyone seeking opportunities in the retail industry, MECSC booth will be at Hall 7 stand 127.

About MECSC:

Established in 1994, The Middle East Council of Shopping Centres affiliated to the New York based International Council of Shopping Centres has over 68,000 members globally (www.icsc.org), the MECSC provides its members with unparalleled local and international business contacts. Facilitating members in business through retail industry education, business development, and networking opportunities. The MECSC covers memberships in Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, UAE, and Yemen.

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For information about the MECSC, please contact:

Email: info@mecsc.org phone +971 4 359 7909