ICSC: International Council of Shopping Centers


Hungarian Council of Shopping Centers (H.C.S.C)

MBSZ Hungary

The Hungarian Council of Shopping Centers (HCSC) was founded in 1998; it is the only trade association of the shopping center industry in Central and Eastern Europe. Member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), its mission is to spread international standards and norms, as well as to help to consolidate the industry in the country. Its 54 members include shopping center owners, developers, investors, lenders, retailers and other professionals.

The HCSC services to its members include:

  • Education:
    The School for Professional Development
    Lunch time Conferences
    Educational Study Tours
  • Publications:
    Weekly fax newsletter
    Studies (Topics: Standard of living; Consumer's habits, Economics)
    Web Site
  • Meetings and Symposia:
    National symposia
    Bomb alert symposium
    Regulation of operating hours in retail units
    Coordination with the trade associations and government bodies
  • Government relations:
    Cooperation with the representatives of ministries and other government agencies
    Cooperation and sharing of research results

For more information please contact:

Ms. Judit Kiss Balatoniné, Secretary General
Hungarian Council of Shopping Centers
Utasz u. 9. V.em. 1.
H-1117 Budapest
Tel: +36 1 273 0618
Fax: +36 1 273 0619