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GLOBAL FASHION MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVE MBA NEW YORK - PARIS - HONG KONG

INSTITUT FRANÇAIS DE LA MODE

INSTITUT FRANÇAIS DE LA MODE


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The INSTITUT FRANÇAIS DE LA MODE (French Fashion Institute) is the center for training, research and applied expertise in the fashion, design and creative sectors. More than 20 years' experience in the field of fashion has enabled IFM to broaden its horizons with a policy of diversification towards other sectors with a high level of added creative value such as accessories, perfumes/cosmetics, interiors and design. The Institute today enjoys an international reputation and has made a name for itself as the reference for professionals. Its activities (executive education, research projects, market research & consulting) guarantee a level of academic excellence that is in direct contact with the economic and industrial world. The IFM is a corresponding member of the Conférence des Grandes Écoles. Thanks to the Institute’s international perspective and its experience in training, the IFM offers a part-time training program which is compatible alongside a professional activity : the GLOBAL FASHION MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVE MBA (GFM).

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Global Fashion Management Executive MBA

A part-time international program

You work in the textile or fashion industry

This program has been developped in partnership with the FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY IN NEW YORK and the HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY. It has an international focus and prepares highpotential executives for top managerial positions in the fashion and creative industries. It provides future decision-makers with the keys to conceive and adopt strategies adapted to all styles of brands, be they new, institutional, creative, innovative and audacious.

and you wish to prepare yourself to take on high-level managerial responsibilities. You work in another sector and you are highly motivated to work in the fashion and design industries. You have at least 5 years of professional experience. You have a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent : four years of higher level education (possibility for a professional equivalence).

The GLOBAL FASHION MANAGEMENT program is run on a PART-TIME basis and is the only MBA in Fashion and Creative Management that enables the CONTINUATION OF A PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY. It alternates classes within the IFM in Paris and intensive seminar periods in New York and Hong Kong within our partner institutions.

You wish to

Thanks to a teaching program that is carried out in the heart of THREE GREAT FASHION CAPITALS, participants will expand their knowledge of the codes of fashion, luxury products and design in an international context. The GFM program represents a unique opportunity to share experience and knowledge between participants and teaching staff and will enable the establishment of solid, good quality links with an INTERNATIONAL NETWORK of professionals from the world of fashion and design.

. develop leadership skills that are adapted to the world of fashion and design on an international level, . hold the key to international markets, . expand your knowledge of the codes of fashion, luxury products and design, . integrate creative and cultural dimensions to your managerial practices.

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Program Director : VĂŠronique Delignette-Schilling

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Follow the GFM Program while working 1. The IFM Course The course is split into monthly three-day seminars including classes and case-studies, teaching will be by the IFM Faculty and guest lecturers. (Course content on page 06) The course is structured around 6 main sections : . Product & creative process . Design & culture . Image & communication . Brand & strategy . Team building & human resources . Finance & Administration

2. The Intensive Seminars NEW YORK - PARIS - HONG KONG The curriculum is enriched by the specific teaching approaches of each institution. General themes are covered in the Intensive Seminars as well as the issues concerning each of the three regions of the Program, which will give the student a complete, multi-cultural knowledge of the sector. A COMMON TEACHING BASIS : . Main actors . Retail channels . Brands, markets and consumers . Intercultural management . Trends in fashion and contemporary design THEMES SPECIFIC TO EACH REGION : USA . Global merchandising . Retail & Branding . E-commerce

EUROPE . Fashion and design culture . Design management . Luxury goods and fashion marketing

ASIE . Production . Supply chain . Opening and understanding the Asian market

The GFM : an overview LENGTH 18 months (from February to the end of February N+2) including one month abroad. FORMAT Part time course compatible with a professional activity . 16 monthly 3 day long seminars (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) . within IFM . 3 intensive 10 day long seminars in New York, Paris and Hong Kong/Shangai . Teaching in English and French . Individual projects throughout the year EDUCATIONAL APPROACH A teaching program of theory and practice : . Taught seminars . Case studies and workshops concluding each section . Practical workshops . Lectures from professionals, conferences and visits . Individual and group tutoring CANDIDATE PROFILES . Experienced executives who already work in the sector or those with a strong motivation to work in the fashion and creative industries . Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (4 years min.) (professional equivalence possible)

. At least 5 years of significant professional experience . Fluent English ACADEMIC BACKGROUND Management, economics, political science, law, arts, communications, applied art, engineering RECRUITMENT AND FEES Application form and interview (through the relevant institution) 21 000 Euros, Vat included (does not include accommodation and travel expenses, these will have to pe paid by the participants)

Funding available through the Organisme Paritaire Collecteur Agréé (OPCA of your professionnal branch) and FONGECIF CONTACT GFM / Admissions Department Laurence JACQUET Admissions & Professional Placement Manager 36, quai d'Austerlitz 75013 Paris T. 33 (0)1 70 38 89 89 F. 33 (0)1 70 38 89 00 admissionmanagement@ifm-paris.com

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IFM Course content

ANNA ALEXEEVA Academic Assistant LAURENCE JACQUET Admissions & Professional Placement Manager GFM Executive MBA

TEACHING SEMINARS

PRACTICAL WORKSHOPS

CONFERENCES & ENCOUNTERS

CLOSING WORKSHOPS

SECTION 1 THE PRODUCT & THE CREATIVE PROCESS

Product development in fashion

Brainstorming

Analysing a collection

Understanding the creative process

The Zeitgeist

From the idea to the product, illustrations by sector: fashion, accessories, architecture, music, sculpture, design…

Organizing design & information systems

Mind Mapping

Contemporary aesthetics

The language of creation

Culture of design

Construction of taste

Choosing your Creative Director

Culture of fashion

"The Box"

SECTION 2 DESIGN & CULTURE

History of male clothing

Fashion show analysis SECTION 3 IMAGE & COMMUNICATION

Communication strategy

Analysis of images

Crisis communication

Retail & communication

Analysis of boutiques

Brand content

The sources of brief

Fashion media & networks of influence

SECTION 4 BRAND & STRATEGY

Decision makers & strategies

Negotiation

A reading of fashion & design markets

Management of creative brands

Retail culture & merchandising

Accessories at the heart of fashion

Globalization & competitivity

Sociology of consumption

SECTION 5 MANAGEMENT & HUMAN RESOURCES

Corporate culture

Mindset preferences

Zen presentation

Team management

Public speaking

Management of stress

Intercultural management

Professional interviews

SECTION 6 FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

Accounting & finance logic

Finding an idea: the method of revolts

Constraints to entrepeneurship

Fashion & financial management

Strategy & fashion business models

Strategic goals & measure of performance

Legal aspects

Creating a new business model

Writing a communication Brief

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CONTACT

VERONIQUE DELIGNETTE-SCHILLING Program Director

Performing a systemic diagnosis of an organization

Synthetizing a corporate culture

Creating a new business

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Global Fashion Management Executive MBA