ICSC: International Council of Shopping Centers


About Next Gen

How Next Generation Started

Next Generation was created to help bring new professionals to ICSC and the retail real estate industry.

What is Next Generation?

  • A series of ICSC programs geared towards the challenges, interests and trends in retail real estate.
  • Unique opportunity to meet and interact with peers, share experiences and exchange ideas in a local and relaxed environment.
  • A networking forum providing the opportunity to meet and learn from industry icons who share their insight, lessons learned, and steps taken to achieve their success.

Who is it for?

  • Anyone related to the retail real estate/shopping center industry profession – lawyers, marketing specialists, retailers, owner, brokers, developers, shopping center managers, and government employees.
  • Experienced professionals who want to give back to the industry (senior industry leaders)
  • ICSC members and non-members

Why Participate?

  • Meet and interact with your colleagues in a relaxed and informal setting.
  • Take advantage of a unique opportunity to gain access to industry icons.
  • Build valuable business networks.
  • Benefit from the experience and advice from senior industry leaders.
  • Exchange experiences and ideas with peers who share similar interests.
  • Attend an event that is convenient, local and inexpensive.
  • Access the latest information about shopping center industry trends and issues.
  • Interact with ICSC members and non-members.

Where and When?

Programs are held as part of networking receptions, breakfast or lunch events in a unique and convenient venue.

Who Organizes the Events?

Local ICSC committees made up of volunteers who offer ICSC their industry expertise and time to make each event a success.

What is the Business Plan?

View the Business Plan.