3rd Mark Challenge: international luxury and premium service business plan competition

For the third year, the International University of Monaco has organized The Mark Challenge, a luxury business pitching competition that connects international students, academic professionals, and business leaders. The Mark Challenge allows for students with an entrepreneurial spirit to pitch a luxury or premium Service business idea to a professional panel of potential investors and community…

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Gillian Leopold, Four-time French gymnastics champion, takes home gold at University Championships for IUM

Gillian is among the student-athletes that IUM has the privilege of welcoming each year. Four-time French gymnastics champion, Gillian Leopold, proudly represented the International University of Monaco in Lille taking home the title of University Champion in France on Thursday, March 31st 2016. Originally from Toulon, Gillian started gymnastics when she was only four years old after…

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Luxury Hospitality specialization: a word from a professional

IUM has met with Bertrand Petyt, Managing Partner with Vitruvius Partners Group, and adjunct professor in the MSc in Luxury Management program, Hospitality and Event Management Specialization.   The Luxury Hospitality industry worldwide is changing fast, adapting to the current trend of high professionalization of its business model; as a result, the need for managers who not…

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IUM Students had a newtonian experience: an Altagamma apple fell on their heads

Learning about the “worldwide luxury consumers” from industry professionals (Fondazione Altagamma)   The Vice Chairman of Fondazione Altagamma, Armando Branchini shared the results of a research done in collaboration with BCG about “The Worldwide Luxury Consumers”. All the MLUX students from Retail and Goods & Services had the sensational opportunity of benefiting from the unlimited…

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