Luxury Brand Management & Product Design

Dr. Pascal Portanier

Dr. Pascal Portanier

Dr. Pascal Portanier

Dr. Pascal Portanier

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This intensive course comprises an in-depth study of the luxury world, including ready-to-wear, haute couture, accessories and licensed products. As well as studying the design of these collections you will also explore the communication management aspects. Through the analysis of contemporary...

Taught by: Dr Pascal Portanier.

  • Description

    This intensive course comprises an in-depth study of the luxury world, including ready-to-wear, haute couture, accessories and licensed products. As well as studying the design of these collections you will also explore the communication management aspects. Through the analysis of contemporary fashion companies, you will be introduced to the latest theories and their practical applications in luxury brand management.

    The course has been designed and is taught by Dr Pascal Portanier, PhD in Luxury Brand Management, a worldwide expert in the field. 
    Pascal has an extensive academic background combined with 20 years experience in marketing and design for luxury brands, such as Lagerfeld, Rodier, Rosenthal, Lancôme, L'Oréal, Clarins, Biotherm, Guinot and Dior.


    The course includes:

    • Luxury brand analysis and marketing strategies
    • Luxury product development and design process
    • Trend forecasting (colours/trend books) and creative researches
    • Product semiotic analysis (signs and symbols decoding)
    • Packaging and luxury display strategies
    • Luxury windows and fashion exhibition shows
    • Production techniques, cost study and selling price
    • Consumer analysis theories
    • Luxury communication strategies, budgets and theories
    • Advertisement analysis and decoding
    • Web site analysis and evaluation
    • Case studies of fashion brands including: Zadig & Voltaire, Viktor & Rolf, Christian Louboutin, Shangai Tang

    You will undertake a group project for a luxury brand, including the design of a new product and the relevant marketing strategy.

    Level:

    Intermediate - Suitable for people who are involved in design, marketing, product or project management, communication, visual merchandising, and also entrepreneurs.

    Certificate:

    All students who fully participate in all session of the course will receive a 'Certificate of Short Course Attendance' from London College of Fashion.

    Testimonials:

    “I have learnt a lot regarding luxury and design in a short period of time”.
    “Pascal worked us hard, but I loved it!”
    “It was great to spend some time with like minded people and get their feedback on my business idea”

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  • Tutor information

    Dr Pascal Portanier, PhD in Luxury Brand Management, has worked for 20 years as designer or project manager for luxury brands such as Lagerfeld, Lancôme, L'Oréal, Clarins, Biotherm, Rosenthal, Guinot and Rodier. Formerly a senior manager at the consultants Accenture, since 2004 he has given conferences and seminars on luxury brand management in Monaco, Beijing, Dubai, Moscow, Buenos Aires and Sao Paulo.

  • Materials

    Pen, paper and (if possible) a laptop computer

Details for booking

Date Day of Week Time Duration Cost Status Location Action
18/10/2014 - 22/10/2014 Saturday - Wednesday 09:30 - 16:00 5 Days £1200 Available Vida Hotel, Downtown Dubai Add to Basket